Tag Archives: Oops

Practice box.

I’ve been working for about two weeks off and on now on this project and I was so engrossed with that I didn’t even remember to post my regular blog updates.  Oops.   So this is a big catch-up post…. … Continue reading

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Miter saw station/router table…on wheels!

For a while now (since June when my wife and I ripped out the powder bath vanity and put in the garage) I’ve been kicking around the idea of making a miter saw station.  I had planned to put it … Continue reading

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Shop Organization: Chisel Rack!

I guess I got a bug to get more organized as the projects I’m working on get more complicated, storing all the tools in the rolling tool chest o’ many drawers is getting awkward. Plus it seems like all the … Continue reading

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Kroktskaft….or, how Mjolnir died.

Ah, it’s good to be back in the shop.  Took a break there for a while to go on a trip to the Bahamas with the family.  We had a blast but the only woodworking I did was reading about … Continue reading

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Mjolnir (part 3) or, A Lesson in Sticking With the Plan

As the title says, things didn’t go exactly as planned with the hammer the past couple days.  I tried my best but it just didn’t work out as I imagined.  Here’s what happened.  Best pull up a chair and get some popcorn. It started … Continue reading

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Sky Fort Day 9: Monkey Bars and Porch Roof.

We didn’t get a lot of progress accomplished today thanks to a rather big oops we have to fess up to…regarding that porch roof. Yeaaaah, so yesterday I posted about how silly it was to build the roof completely, then attach … Continue reading

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Sky Fort Day 7: Upper walls, windows and the ladder.

Despite the fact that it was a work/school day, Sara and I made some more good progress on the Sky Fort today. While Keaton was at school, Kylie and I made a trip to the BORG to buy another gallon … Continue reading

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