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The Memory Box

The other day, my oldest daughter, K, was reading a book that suggested she make a “memory box,” essentially a decorated shoe box in which to store keepsakes.  She mentioned the idea at the dinner table, and I asked if … Continue reading

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Woodworking with Children: Lots of Pictures

It’s high time I share a few more pictures of my children working (and playing) in my shop space.  The following pictures are from the previous year and a half. All four kids at the bench checking out various tools.  … Continue reading

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So That’s Why They Call It an Eggbeater Drill

I had just poured the whipping cream into a small mixing bowl when I remembered that my electric mixer was broken.  Now, I know you can do this with a wooden spoon, but I was in a hurry this morning, … Continue reading

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My Cordless Screwdrivers

I have several braces and eggbeater drills, but I only sometimes use them for boring holes.  Just as often, I use them as cordless screwdrivers.   Driving screws with a brace is a pleasure.  While most electric drills work on … Continue reading

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