I Wore a Beard Before Beards Were a Thing

So … I learned a new word this week: lumber-sexual – what part of the seedy underbelly of the Internet did he fall into without us?.  According to Urban Dictionary, he (not being a misogynist, it is gender specific) is defined as “a metro-sexual who has the need to hold on to some outdoor based …read in detail

So You’ve Heard of a Lazy Sunday, How About a Lazy Week?

In this week’s blog, I thought it might be interesting to take you on a journey through my week in woodworking.  The only problem with doing that is that it was a completely unproductive week – we think it has to do with the fact that we were talking unionizing and the ‘Man‘ just cut …read in detail

IKEA and the Workshop (Should Those Words Ever Be in the Same Sentence?)

– If you answered “yes” or “maybe” to the above question, please click this link. I returned home to my monastery last week, and boy was I in for quite a shock – the monastery moved without telling you?; changed all the locks?; turned out the lights and pretended no one was home?  I only …read in detail