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Three Years of Happly Married Life (Woodworking)

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Blog entry by Karson posted 1932 days ago 1194 reads 0 times favorited 37 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well it’s been three happy years since i was joined at the hip with LumberJocks.

I just never knew anything like it.

But, then what you see now it not what was it was in the beginning. I joined – who knows why. We all signup to some web sites at time and then we never remember where it was that we asked the question. But here Martin would send us an e-mail when anyone posted a reply to our question. Talk about something being unique. Keeping us informed, instead of having to go find the site that we posted the question to see if anyone replied.

Here they did reply, and the replies meant something. It was not a derogitery reply like, “How could you ask such a stupid question?” It was a reply with love to try and help you out with your problem.

How unique.

I asked Martin when I signed up and he said that it was on 5/8/2006. So I guess It’s almost the right time. I’m on the road right now and not at my home computer. But, I met with Greg3G at his house today and then we went out for lunch and had a great time. I hope to meet up with Charles Neal tomorrrow at his shop in New Market Virginia. I’ll then head home after a mini Lumberjock tour.

Everyone have some Anniversary Cake on me. Send me a picture of what you ate.

Karson – LumberJock for Life

Karson@lumberjock.com

-- 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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johnpoolesc

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#1 posted 1932 days ago

over 19000 post, seems like you’ve help a few along yourself.. good post

-- It's not a sickness, i can stop buying tools anytime.

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DocK16

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#2 posted 1932 days ago

Happy Anniversary Karson You were one of the first to welcome me aboard 2 years ago now LJs is part of my daily routine, almost as much fun as being in the shop.

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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itsme_timd

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#3 posted 1932 days ago

Congrats Karson, that’s quite an accomplishment!

It’s been a pleasure being part of this community with you, and I appreciate all of your help and input. You’re one of the founding fathers of LJ! :D

Here’s too many more years making sawdust. =]

-- Tim D. - Woodstock, GA

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PurpLev

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#4 posted 1932 days ago

I’d light up the candles… but it being safety week, I’m not sure that would be appropriate :o)

congrats!

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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Napaman

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#5 posted 1932 days ago

Karson…you are so right about everything…people here care…and I do think you have really helped to set that tone with your energy, sharing and non-stop contributing…there is rarely a blog, forum, project that I go that you have not “been there” and always with a helpful reply, comment or concern…

you are a great person…while you acknowedged Martin and fellow jocks for being responsive…it is you we, I must thank as well…

Thank you…and may the journey continue my friend!

Matt

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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cabinetmaster

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#6 posted 1932 days ago

Congratulations Karson (DAD) ..............................LOL You are our top dog here on LJ’s. Number one in posts and also onall the time. Here’s to many more years on LJ’s and Keep that sawdust flying. I’m still looking for some of that lumber you are planning to share with me.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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lew

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#7 posted 1932 days ago

Three Years! Wow, Karson!!

You are living proof that you meet the nicest people here at LJs.

Lew

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

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Gary

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#8 posted 1932 days ago

Hey Jerry, I think that’s Top Jock in Karson’s case. And, sorry to tell you this but, Karson has decided to give me the lumber he was going to share with you…...just as soon as I can schedule the trip from Texas…..
gary

By the way….Congratulations Karson. Here’s to many more LJ anniverseries

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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jack1

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#9 posted 1932 days ago

Wow.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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griff

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#10 posted 1932 days ago

Congratulation on your anniversary here at lumberjocks. May you be blessed with many more years of inspiring and helping others here at Lj s.

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

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dustyal

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#11 posted 1932 days ago

—Yes, thanks for your contributions to LJ’s and to the Mason-Dixon club… and thanks for inviting me to it. It is becoming contagious, and that isn’t all that bad… My only regret? Woodworking can become as expensive as owning a boat… and I have that hobby too… ouch.

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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flcopper169

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#12 posted 1932 days ago

Karson…. you’re doing a great job… and are lucky to have a loving family.. Happy anniversary….. and many more…..

Best Regards..

Rob

-- Happy and safe woodworking, Flcopper169@aol.com

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Scott Bryan

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#13 posted 1932 days ago

Karson, this place would not be the same without you. Congratulations on your 3 year milestone.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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Sawdust2

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#14 posted 1932 days ago

“Bout the only mistress you can have and not upset your wife.

Lee

-- No piece is cut too short. It was meant for a smaller project.

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Karson

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#15 posted 1932 days ago

Thanks for the comments Guys. And I’m still waiting for the fathers-day-cards from all of you who think there getting some of my wood stash.

Love ya all.

But I did drop a couple of wood gloat boards off at Greg’s home today.

-- 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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