I found this site while looking for plans for a workbench. I can’t believe the amount of information on this site. I’m a father of 4, 3 of which are boys and this site is exactly what I need to stay…Continue
"Hello Andres, welcome to the hood (fatherhood) and congrats on the birth of your daughter. I have 4, first was a girl, next 3 boys.
John, I felt the same way for a while. With 3 sons it was less about the male/female gap and more…"
"Rite of passage update...building workbench with and for my sons. I built my first 2 weeks ago with their help. I told them I thought they were old enough (twins) to have their own workbench and they are helping with the construction.…"
"Hi all, looking for a good ground coffee for a good price (Amazon?)...any suggestions? I hear San Francisco Bay is good, I usually drink a bold coffee, Starbucks ground mostly made in my french press. Would appreciate any suggestions!"
"Thanks for the comments. I didn't have rites of passage activities growing up. They comment in the book that the rites of passage over the past few decades have been blurred. Not sure why that is, different reasons for…"
"Peter, thanks I'll take a look see if I can find a good one. I recently saw a stovetop espresso maker as well, looks a bit like the percolator in shape but much smaller. I'll look for both, since getting rid of my keurig I have…"
"I've heard nothing but good things about the Chemex coffee makers. Intelligentsia coffee here in Chicago has switched over to those for in-store brewing by the cup for customers. They even made a brewing video:https://vimeo.com/6161817"
"Any ideas for manual coffee maker as an alternative to my french press? I still like it but want to try new ways to brew. May try cold brewing or the hourglass style, or even a simple stovetop percolator. Any thoughts would be…"
I've heard nothing but good things about the Chemex coffee makers. Intelligentsia coffee here in Chicago has switched over to those for in-store brewing by the cup for customers. They even made a brewing video: https://vimeo.com/6161817
"One of the things my friend has used is scheduling and sticking to the schedule as much as possible. Each of her work hours is scheduled for a particular part of her job and she does only that for that time period. The same can be used…"
"And I don't mean that like its a bad thing, I was a bad student, I just recognized that I had to work harder for worse grades and it sounds like you are in the same boat.
Be self aware. Once you are, I promise life will become a lot easier."
"You're over-achieving compared to the majority of your fellow countrymen so don't be too hard on yourself. And don't fall into the ambition trap, either. You could be making more and getting promotions (etc.) but someone else would…"
"I will admit there is some dissatisfaction in my heart. I know I could (should?) be doing better. In all of us there is some question of whether we could be or should be doing better than what we are doing. Some want/need for…"