Category Archives: Around the Homestead

Global Warming

I’ve actually got a couple of posts banging around in draft, but in the meantime… Here’s the dog enjoying 15 inches of Global Warming. Original post blogged on b2evolution.

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A child is born

8 pounds, 5 ounces. 21.5 inches in length. Female. Mother and baby doing well. Original post blogged on b2evolution.

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All Well

All is well on the homefront… Headed south of the Mason-Dixon this weekend to see my kid sister graduate from college. My wife is still about 2 weeks from delivery. It’s a nice day out, so I’m going to see … Continue reading

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Finis

Today I bring my home remodel project to a close, approximately 4 weeks ahead of schedule. The bedroom is ready for my new tenant. Original post blogged on b2evolution.

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Painting, Airsoft

When we last left our never-ending bedroom remodel, I had hung some drywall. This past week, I had a drywall contractor come in to “mud” the room. Two guys, three and a half hours, less than $300, and the room … Continue reading

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Project Update

Finished hanging drywall this past weekend… Original post blogged on b2evolution.

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Grandma Werling

Back in the end of October, I placed an order with MRE Depot. It’s a great place to do business. One of the things I picked up was a sample pack of Grandma Werling products. Here’s a little AAR for … Continue reading

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Screwed

I had a couple minutes downtime today to work on a small home security project I’ve been meaning to do for a while now. On the right are the screws that were holding my exterior door hinges and lock strike … Continue reading

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Another Weekend

Almost made it through this weekend without a post. My excuse is the same as the past several: I’m remodeling. I’ve pulled some pictures from the camera to show I’m not making it up. First, this is how the room … Continue reading

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Status Check

I know I promised more frequent posts, but real life continues to beckon… We made it through the familial obligations in one piece, even bringing in some nice swag in the process. My wife surprised me with a nice compressor, … Continue reading

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