Our family has owned many animals over the past 30 years. Some were the average American pets, like gold fish and dogs. Others were in the farm category, such as chickens, goats, and rabbits. Our children learned many things from this, as expected, but not always what we thought they would learn. Most of what […]

Softening and bending PVC pipe has become a regular activity for my engineer. He has done everything from forcing straight pipes to fit into anchor slots to form a hoop house cold frame, to using a blowtorch to make the stand for my underwater swimming timer. The problems with forced bending are limits of degree […]

A couple of days ago my dad and I went to visit his barber at the barber’s private residence in order to examine the barber’s homemade greenhouse.  The barber, Mr. Bell, has been cutting my dad’s hair for a couple of years. This last week they got to talking about greenhouse projects. My dad only […]