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Easter sketching #1

I could be remembering it wrong, but I’m pretty sure in Surprised by Hope, NT Wright says something interesting about Easter—just as we give things up for Lent in preparation for Easter, so we should take something up in celebration of Easter. 243 more words


Wee mouse tin house

So I saw these adorable little mice and decided I would make them for my younger sisters and cousins for Christmas. They loved them! I didn’t get time to do the teddy bears though. 11 more words

DIY Altoids Camping Candle

Hey! For today’s Goat Note, I will be showing you how to make a DIY Altoids Camping Candle. I have made a few of these, and find them extremely useful for camping, or even just a house candle. 234 more words


on the merry road to ruin

Weeks back I alerted you to the possibility of a new logo. Nothing definite, nothing official, just a wild hair I had.

Well, I gave you fair warning and now it’s a reality. 450 more words


Knitting EDC Kit

Admittedly, I’ve been caught up in the urban survivalist subculture. Maybe it was one episode too many of The Walking Dead. I’ve been looking at lists of Bug Out Bag essential gear and hoping I can remember everything my son learned in Cub Scouts. 460 more words


Adruino Mini GPS in an Altoids Smalls Tin

Just finished an article showing how to build an Arduino GPS that fits in an Altoids Smalls tin.  Video, build pictures, and source code here..


Day 225 – Bill Has the Best Breath

Day 225 – Bill Has the Best Breath. Or he may have the worst – we may never know. One thing is for sure – no one leaves Bill’s office with bad breath. 18 more words