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
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"I'm not a vegetarian, but have gone camping with a few. Some things we've eaten:
Split pea soup
Madras lentil soup (Trader Joe's, Costco, Amazon)
Mac & cheese (something more upscale than Kraft, spice it…"
"Some time back the organization, concerned I think about its finances, put forth an idea of restructuring, as I'm sure you've noticed. We were invited to comment on it.
They looked at similar orgs to see what worked. They…"
"I agree with you Carl, I have felt that since we change from New Warrior Network to MKP the dynamics have changed to more marketing / numbers / services - but that is what happens when you move from men sharing what they have found to be…"
"Tent camping - typically take a Coleman camp stove, cast iron skillet, and 1-2 dutch ovens. I'll prep food as much as I can before we leave (aka putting all the dry ingredients in pancake batter together, mixing spices, stuff like that)."