Showing posts from March, 2013

Follow Through

I admit it, follow through can be a struggle for me. Particularly with home improvement projects that last more than, say, 15 minutes. It's a weakness. I know that. My wife knows that. So why on earth, when my wife asks me if we can make a loft bed for Trinity (so that we can save a bunch of money), did I say yes? Not sure, but I said it. And amazingly enough, I did it! Needless to say, I am pretty darn proud of myself. But don't worry, I'll get over it. It turned out to me probably my most "liked" post on Facebook. See it here.
That's great and I appreciate the compliments, but I thought I should tell a little more of the story. If anyone spends any amount of time with me, they will likely hear me talk about the idea that it takes a village to raise a child. Or children. Well, it turns out that it also takes a village to build a bed. I not only borrowed a chop saw, paint sprayer and a Kreg jig, but I also borrowed an empty garage and airplane hangar!

So I s…