My family makes Christmas gifts for one another. We still buy the latest toys for the kids, but the adults simply don’t need or want a lot of stuff. These are some of the gifts that the wife and I have made. Most of these projects require some basic toolsRead more
In a suburb of Greenville, there’s a family that gets decked out in light suits and waves to passers by. We’ve heard about this bizarre spectacle for a few years and decided to drive by last night: I guess Louie the Lightning Bug didn’t visit the schools in Pelzer?
The wife and I have been using a fake, four-foot Christmas tree since our days in Washington, DC. We’ve never had a grown-up tree, so we decided to finally get that stamp in the passport of life. It’ll go right next to the “endure three hours with a door-to-door vacuumRead more
My in-laws were enamored with these rocking chair footrests at Mast General Store: They dropped a lot of hints that they wanted them for Christmas, but I didn't feel like paying $43 a piece for these tiny things. Plus, the store only had them in stained oak, and my in-lawsRead more
My job involves staying up to date with social media trends. As part of that effort, I keep a Hobby Blog. It’s mostly a public scrapbook for my friends and family. I also keep a travelogue of my outdoor adventures at C.C. Hikes.