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Barn Door Desk Project – Assembly

Well I finally finished my barn desk door project!  This was originally the door to the milking parlor in my grandfather’s New Hampshire barn (seen in the picture on my computer).  We rescued two additional doors (my sister is currently laying claim to those) and some other barn wood a…

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Barn Door Desk Project – X-Legs

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…

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The Spring Break To-do List

For the first time in several years I will get to enjoy spring break, which started today. While I’ve worked for educational institutions my whole career, 12-month staff don’t always get to take some of the same breaks that the teaching faculty get. Thankfully, at this school I do and…

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