Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Books or Paper

The topic for this challenge was Books or Paper. This Peterson’s magazine from 1872 used to be bound and held together with some type of binding and sewn in three places. The bindings have long failed and the strings are broken. Now the magazine is back to its original state which is a stack of papers. All the papers…

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Retrospective

Before I was born my parents built a home on the Coosa River. A few years later the property became waterfront when Alabama Power completed building the Logan Martin Dam. After I was born we would spend summers and weekends at the lake. I loved playing in the boat house. From inside the boat house you could see the…

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Nanna’s Hay Box Veggie Soup

Nanna’s Hay Box Veggie Soup Recipe   This vegetable soup recipe is easy to make – you’ll be finished prepping and cooking in about 30 minutes and enjoying vegetable soup by supper time. This recipe uses the Hay Box (Thermal Cooking) method. Great for camping or when you don’t want to get the slow cooker out of the cabinet….

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Chicken Water System

I put together a simple chicken watering system using a few things I had in the garage: 1 length of one  one one  1 screw hook PVC glue 1 Glue everything together except for the clean out plug.  Drill a hole at the bottom so that the chicken watering cup can be screwed into place.  Add an O ring…

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Upcoming Mission Trip to Zambia

At the end of June I’ll be heading out for another mission trip.  This time to Zambia in Africa.  A team of missionaries from my church will arrive in Lusaka and be a part of a training seminar for pastors.  Our pastor and the men will work with pastors there and provide guidance and training.  The women on our…

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