At least three people like the first edition of “Stuff I Like,” and I consider that a mandate.
The Brazen Bike Hack: Putting the Saw into Hack
The Brazen Bike Hack begins in earnest with the destruction of a perfectly good frame.
The NEW Project: Part 1 – Steeling Myself
There’s no turning back now; I’ve sunk almost $10 into The New Project.
The Project Report: On a Roll
The Project gets a set of wheels, an adjective garners minor scrutiny, and Jimi countbalances Lesley.
The Project Report: Making Squares
The Project is taking shape. Right angles are overrated, you know.
The Project Report: Making Sparks
Sparks flew during day one of The Project.
The Vertiginous Plumber
“Plumbing makes me nauseous” has the same ring as “the dog ate my homework.” But, you know, there are some awfully hungry canines out there…
Tired of those boring, wimpy book and music memes? Here’s a manly one to waste some time with.
[Note: As you read the following, consider this question: what is the worst household chore that you refuse to hire someone else to do?] I spent five hours this afternoon replacing the valve diaphragms on my lawn sprinkler system. On a scale of 1-10, with 1 being take-out-the-trash easy, this job rates a 12 in… Continue reading Handyman Hell