Category Archives: Projects

Various projects to work on around the house, from making toys to building furniture to anything else we can come up with.

Blocks Project pt II

It’s been a while, I’ll admit, and I’m still working on the blocks. Luckily, the boy has plenty of toys. But as of now, the blocks have been cut. I have been slowly working on a cabinet/cutting station for the

Blocks Project pt II

It’s been a while, I’ll admit, and I’m still working on the blocks. Luckily, the boy has plenty of toys. But as of now, the blocks have been cut. I have been slowly working on a cabinet/cutting station for the

Going to Extreme Lengths to Purge Household Toxins – NYTimes.com

How worried should we be about the toxins in our houses? Depends on how fanatical you are… I have to admit, this article makes me feel a bit like a fogey: “When I was a kid, we ate play-doh and

Going to Extreme Lengths to Purge Household Toxins – NYTimes.com

How worried should we be about the toxins in our houses? Depends on how fanatical you are… I have to admit, this article makes me feel a bit like a fogey: “When I was a kid, we ate play-doh and

DIY

They’ll learn later that all jobs take at least twice as long as they thought they would.

DIY

They’ll learn later that all jobs take at least twice as long as they thought they would.

Blocks Project

The Boy likes knocking over blocks. He’s not stacking yet, but knocking down is a favorite. Supposedly, eventually, he’ll progress to the next level of stacking and building, so I am starting work on a project of building him something

Blocks Project

The Boy likes knocking over blocks. He’s not stacking yet, but knocking down is a favorite. Supposedly, eventually, he’ll progress to the next level of stacking and building, so I am starting work on a project of building him something