When COVID hit I wasn’t about to sit around and wait it out. No sports for the kids or commuting to work opened up a lot of time! Flip the wall! The structure of the shop is made of these huge timbers that really give it a log cabin feel. I wanted more of that.… Read more
I’ve always loved streams and small sources of freshwater. I think part of that is because my dad used to take me and my brothers to local streams and we would go creek walking for miles. You never knew what you would find creatures you would find and stretch was unique.
About a month ago a friend who works at the Mercedes plant in Tuscaloosa Alabama got enough wood to build a small mansion. The timbers are huge 5″x6″ and up to 16 feet in length! They were used to ship assembly line robots from Germany to the Mercedes plant.
Ever wondered what is in the Minister’s Briefcase? I’ve been a huge fan NPR’s S-Town Podcast. It’s the most downloaded podcast ever and it takes place in Bibb county AL, not far from where I was living in Tuscaloosa. I will let This American Life summarize the story…