Finally Getting Back To Work!

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Blog entry by ND2ELK posted 05-30-2009 03:29 AM 1879 reads 0 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After being layed up for over 10 weeks I am finally getting back to work! I have worked in Lowe’s tool department for over a year and planning on going back again part time. My wife wants 120 feet of picket fence and two arbors built for the garden. Before I got layed up I was building an entertainment center which needs to be finished. I want to build my shop cabinets and buy the rest of my equipment and finish setting up the shop. These things should keep me busy for the next couple of months. I just wanted to thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers while I was on the mend.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#1 posted 05-30-2009 03:35 AM

Good News Tom
May you progress continue

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#2 posted 05-30-2009 03:38 AM

good to hear you are better .
all we can do now is pace ourselves .
looking forward to the entertainment center pics .
have a good one

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#3 posted 05-30-2009 03:39 AM

This is great to hear, Tom. Getting back into the shop sounds like a nice way to get back into the swing of things.

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

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#4 posted 05-30-2009 03:59 AM


Hope that Gout is Gone

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

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#5 posted 05-30-2009 04:00 AM

Good to hear that you’re back at it Tom.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#6 posted 05-30-2009 04:13 AM

Coming back full steam ahead. At least you know what’s in store for you. Glad you’re doing better.

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

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#7 posted 05-30-2009 05:29 AM

oh you worked in tool world I think thats what they call it but you know how much home depot rips you off compared to lowes its amazing

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#8 posted 05-30-2009 05:59 AM

Glad to have you back Tom

-- My job is to give my kids things to discuss with their

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#9 posted 05-30-2009 06:01 AM

Glad to hear you are back up and running. But don’t go too fast. Need to build stamina also.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia †

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#10 posted 05-30-2009 12:33 PM

Welcome back Tom! Now get to work! LOL

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

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#11 posted 05-30-2009 02:42 PM

Just take it easy Tom and straighten them out over at Loes will ya

-- Life used to be soooo much simpler!!!!

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#12 posted 05-30-2009 05:02 PM

Tom, I’m glad you are doing better!

-- He who hesitates is lost...

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#13 posted 05-30-2009 05:22 PM

Great to hear your improving! May God grant you continued good health.

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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#14 posted 05-30-2009 05:28 PM

Hi Tom, Glad to have you back up and running again. Can’t keep a good man down. Always glad to get your messages on projects and life. You inspire me to try harder. I think I will post my latest project sometime today. Another solar energy project. Take care my friend and ease on into things and not all at once. Bye and God Bless you and yours.

-- Rich, Nevada,

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#15 posted 05-30-2009 09:31 PM

Glad to hear you’re back on your feet. You must be in pretty good shape if the “Honey-do’s ” are starting to pile up. Good luck.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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