Barn Door Desk Project – X-Legs
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I was able to spend much of Sunday working on the X-legs for my barn door desk project.  At the end of the day, they were all done and ready to be installed.  Here’s how I got there. As I mentioned before, I decided to use the pressure-treated landscaping timbers to make the X-legs I
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A New Euphemism for Crazy People
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I’ve grown tired of the same old euphemisms for crazy people.*  Especially considering I doubt your average American knows how many bricks are in a full load, so recognizing that someone is a “few bricks short” doesn’t even seem plausible! So with out further ado, I submit to you my new euphemism for crazy people:
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My Barn Door Desk Project – Overview
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Before my grandparents farm was sold, I was able to rescue a couple doors and some wooden boards for my sister and I.  For over 6 years they’ve sat in my sister’s shed but our recent trip to her house for Thanksgiving allowed me us to be reunited with my share of the old wood.
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