Stuff filed under Workshop
This kitchen renovation of mine has been a real save and splurge event. I’d like to rephrase that. Classifying my kitchen renovation as an “event” seems wrong. A bit of a narcissistic exaggeration, heh. It would be more appropriate […]
Everybody give Shelly a big Art of Doing Stuff welcome with all the enthusiasm you show me every day! ~ karen Hello Readers (who must be so smart because you read such a smart blog)! I’m Shelly Leer, aka Mod […]
This whole kitchen renovation crap started almost a year ago when I decided to install a new floor in my kitchen. Just a floor. Nothing else. I was going to rip up my old ceramic floor and lay down some […]
There is nothing that strikes fear in a lady’s heart like living alone. Because there’s no man to blame a clogged toilet on. Last week I mentioned I had a slight problem with my toilet. I mentioned it all casual […]
Just about a year ago I publicly thanked my good friend Jennifer. Jennifer, whom I’ve never met, introduced me to firestarters by way of an email. I will forever be indebted to my most beloved friend in the world, Jennifer […]
Last year, just after I finished building my basement storage shelves, my basement looked like this … Now it looks like this. Granted … this is a different area of the basement, […]
I’m finding it pretty hard to focus today. As I write this, looking out my window, it’s a beautiful autumn day. The leaves have just changed, it’s warm out, but has that feeling of fall. Birds and squirrels are in […]
I have always had a fascination with salt and pepper shakers. I have always had a fascination with science glass. I combined the two. I feel like I invented the peanut butter cup. Materials Total Cost – […]
Every summer I look forward to fall when I can harvest the potatoes of my labour. And beets. And squash and tomatoes and carrots. I also look forward to cleaning the garden up and putting it to bed. Let’s face […]
During my unscheduled hiatus I wasn’t a lump. I cooked things, built things and ripped apart things. I find manual labour soothing. Measuring stuff, concentrating, contemplating the design of something. Hitting things really, really hard with a hammer. All very […]
Last week I promised you a quick video of laying VCT tile. I keep my promises … when I feel like it.
Disclaimer and Stuff:
Although I have remained unscathed, I am not responsible if you hurt yourself while cleaning your gutters or trying to tame a chipmunk.