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Ladder (Un) Safety

I got in a hurry. I didn’t take the time to make sure my ladder was stable. I climbed past the recommended rungs (actually I stood on the very top of a 6 foot step ladder). I over reached with … Continue reading






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There’s Another Hole

Actually it’s more of a groove. Two grooves in fact. One on my side and one on his. Now that I think about it there are actually four grooves in all. We bought a brand new king-sized mattress a few … Continue reading






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A Most Humbling Experience

It all started with a Donkey Head. Not a real donkey head, a clip-art donkey head. A friend of mine wanted me to make a stained-glass portrait of a donkey for her friend who raises miniature donkeys. Okay, no problem. … Continue reading






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No Worries, it’s Temporary!

Definition of Temporary: If it wobbles squeaks flaps all night in the wind Or is painted only with primer made from particle board propped up suspended from step ladders wired on bungeed on C-clamped on covered with a tarp duct … Continue reading






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Dolly Darlin’ vs. THE WIDDA MAKER

She’s small, she’s dainty, she’s a pleasing color of red. Her wheels are strong yet delicate, her handle has a nice girly curve or two. She’s a great friend that’s been around for ages. She’s always there when I need … Continue reading






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