Author's details

Name: Jeremy Brown
Date registered: September 1, 2008

Latest posts

  1. Tree Felling — July 1, 2017
  2. Kitchen Remodel — March 6, 2015
  3. Christmas Dessert — December 25, 2014
  4. Archery Backstop — September 1, 2014
  5. Mint Julep — June 14, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Hawaii — 3 comments
  2. You leave the kids with the grandparents… — 3 comments
  3. Microwave Cabinet Refurb — 3 comments
  4. Project — 2 comments
  5. Perfect End Cap to the 4th — 2 comments

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Sep 01

Archery Backstop

The boy wanted to unleash his inner Katniss again, and I was tired of buying hay every could of months, so instead I spent $23 on some 4x4s and chain, and I made what I hope will be a good hay substitute. I also used some left over floorboard, carpet, shingles and 2x4s.
Hopefully 2 layers …

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Jun 14

Mint Julep

I’m in the South, I have scads of mint, and there is a fresh bottle of Knob Creek bourbon in the cabinet… Sounds like a mint julep to me!
I made some simple syrup, and steeped several stalks of mint in it for a few hours. Then I bottled it and made a drink with a …

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Apr 06

Bathroom Job

Yesterday, the kids used the bathroom as normal. Then, I shattered the toilet and cut the tub in half. Today, I ripped the tile, mortar and metal lath off the walls.
The cast iron tub wouldn’t shatter under my sledge hammer, so I cut it with a one-two punch: abrasive blade in the straightaways and a …

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