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dust stuff #16: Greatest Project Continued

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Blog entry by JoeyG posted 08-26-2013 11:33 PM 993 reads 0 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 15: Project of a Lifetime. Part 16 of dust stuff series Part 17: Back in the shop »

Well it’s been awhile my sawdust friends. I’ve been spending all my time on another of those life long projects and I thought I would let you guys and gals see the progress.

I would like to introduce Gabriel Phoenix. He was born on Aug. 10th. He is number 5 for us and has been a complete joy. When I am able to get back into the shop, I will be sure to share my woodworking with you, but until then, I will enjoy being a father to my kids.

-- JoeyG ~~~ http://www.facebook.com/JHGWoodWorks



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Karson

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#1 posted 08-26-2013 11:39 PM

Congratulations.

Well wait until the joy cools off and the diaper duty gets too hard, and you’ll be back in the shop.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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jaykaypur

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#2 posted 08-26-2013 11:42 PM

I think you need to get back in the shop and STAY in the shop!!! LOL

Congrats to you and yours!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Craftsman on the lake

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#3 posted 08-26-2013 11:46 PM

You are a rich man. Congratulations.

-- The smell of wood, coffee in the cup, the wife let's me do my thing, the lake is peaceful.

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Boxguy

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#4 posted 08-26-2013 11:48 PM

Joey, what a nice picture. I have been blessed with my first grandchildren the past two years. They are a joy, and it has given me a chance to reprise the time in my life when I enjoyed being a parent of small children…an unexpected benefit.

-- Big Al in IN

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BTimmons

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#5 posted 08-27-2013 12:02 AM

Well done! As the father of one, I can’t see (from a logistics standpoint alone) how anyone can do this more than once. Five? Wow.

Handsome little guy. Babies are so great when they’re quiet!

-- Brian Timmons - http://www.BigTWoodworks.com

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lew

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#6 posted 08-27-2013 12:26 AM

Congrats Joey!

What a cool name for a beautiful little boy!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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SisQMark

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#7 posted 08-27-2013 12:32 AM

Congratulations Joey. There is nothing like being a father is there? Enjoy you new Son.
Mark~

-- Don't waste today, it is yesterdays tomorrow!~SisQMark

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Monte Pittman

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#8 posted 08-27-2013 12:33 AM

Beautiful picture. We’ve missed you, but there are more important things.

Congratulations sir.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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gfadvm

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#9 posted 08-27-2013 01:54 AM

What a handsome boy! And kudos on the great name choice. Congrats Dad.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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grizzman

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#10 posted 08-27-2013 04:48 AM

amen to that joey, wood projects will always be there, but not our young children, take all of that you can, what a beautiful son you have..i thinks this is your best project to date….some pretty exotic baby you have there…sleep well gabriel…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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Roger

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#11 posted 08-27-2013 04:55 AM

Congrats to you and Mom. May everyday be everlasting memories.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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JoeyG

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#12 posted 08-27-2013 02:01 PM

Thanks everyone. Life is good.

-- JoeyG ~~~ http://www.facebook.com/JHGWoodWorks

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JoeinGa

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#13 posted 08-27-2013 07:41 PM

Congrats to you and yours! And a picture like the one you posted makes all the trials and tribulations of life worthwhile! Beautiful child!

And FIVE? You guys haven’t figured out what’s causing that yet, have you? :-)

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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JoeyG

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#14 posted 08-27-2013 08:19 PM

Thank you. We just believe in large families. Some folks need a big TV and a fancy car, I just need a bunch of kids running around laughing and playing. Much better investment.

-- JoeyG ~~~ http://www.facebook.com/JHGWoodWorks

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crashman

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#15 posted 08-31-2013 12:19 PM

Joe, Been wondering where you have been??? Any great project takes time to get it right, looks like you got it right. Congrats to you & all your family….......................Jack

-- Jack R. Ellis

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