Now that the city/country mice debate has been settled temporarily I need some new city hobbies.
We have discussed maybe trying to make a community garden/farm just outside of Huxley and then we could have the best of both worlds: neighbors, community, and fresh produce, dirt between my nails, and animals to pat.
Our house has a big city lot, but with a lot of shade. We are going to put up raised beds and maybe plant in the front yard where there is more sun. There is also a greenhouse off of the kitchen where I can grow tomatoes and starts for the summer.
from UC Davis tomato collection
There is a woodshop off of the garage. I have two cabinets I have been "making" for Leila for the last two years. They are still not done. Now I will not have an excuse. Except I would love a table saw. . .
I have wanted to try my hand at violin repair or construction for a long time. Maybe now is the time. I need:
1. A glue pot
2. A bending iron
3. Carving Chisels
There are two rivers nearby and a reservoir nearby. I have always like canoeing.
I have also wanted to: