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Monday, November 7, 2011

Time Change & Wood Workings


We set our clocks back one hour this past weekend and it seems to have thrown me off kilter . I don't like having less day light , usually by the time I get used to the time change its then time to move the clocks forward which that I don't mind more day light . Day Light Saving  , Spring forward  ,Fall back what an appropriate phrase .

Papa was in his work shop yesterday finishing up a project he was doing for a fellow at his work. This fellow saw my Tater & Onion box that Papa had made for me via our blog and wanted one so Papa has been busy finishing it up . He is going to leave it unpainted as this fellows wife wants to do her own painting of it. 

                           Papa putting the finishing touches on the Tater & Onion box !



   I love the smell of the wood shop with all  the different types of wood Papa has in it !



                I love to see and hear him in his work shop busy creating !


                             Making sure all is set and tight !


                                         A few touch ups !


                        And  there you have it  a lovely hand made Tater & Onion box.

                               Fantastic job Papa it looks great , a work of art !

                       Now on to the next project , who knows what that will be lol !

                          Until next time , hope you all have a wonderful day !

                                               Country Gal


Wreaths n Things said...

beautiful work! I love it :)

The time change always has me screwed up for about two weeks; I feel real tired & I HATE getting home after dark :(
I wish they would leave it alone.

Gail said...

I love working in wood but seldom have the times, except to repair things.

You are right...a work of art.

Mama-Bug said...

That's very nice! Papa did a good job; you can tell it's a hobby he really enjoys.

Ellen said...

Oh my gosh, I love that tater & onion box! What a magnificent job Papa does. We moved to Arizona the first of the year. We don't change our clocks here. The good part is that I don't have to deal with changing all the watches and clocks, the next good part is that I don't have to deal with the "fall" back time. The very worst time is that I DON'T GET DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME! I really missed it this summer. I love long long days and really didn't get to experience it here. Oh well, you take the good with the bad and always remember that life is good. Thanks for sharing.

Pat said...

Beautiful handiwork! My husband would love to have a woodshop - if we had a home!

AZ is one of two states that does NOT do Daylight Savings Time.

Muffy's Marks said...

Papa does very nice work. I love the smell of sawdust, and the different woods... reminds me of my dad; and I miss him.

fernvalley01 said...

very nice! the time change usually doen't get me one way or the other, but this time I was sooo ready for that extra hour

The Coolidges said...

I would love to have one of these. It turned out so cute!

Would love for you to be a follower over at our blog.

Can't wait to read more of your blog!