Moving the family #1: All packed up-almost...

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Blog entry by SamuelP posted 167 days ago 624 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I have recently gotten a new job back in my home state of Florida. Same Company I currently work for just a transfer basically. All of my tools are packed with the exception of my hand saws and a couple hand planes. No shop time for me for a while. It is a good time because I am easily distracted and this is a time I need to be focused.

My wife, my oldest daughter (5 yrs) and I are going down in about 10 days to look for a new home or a temp place until we find a home. I am excited to see what we can find. My current shop has been the front of a one car garage. When I say front I mean the first 6-7 feet. It would be nice to have a 10×10. Wooo, I am dreaming now. as long as it has a place for my bench and my little girls bench I will be happy.

Exciting and scary too. I hope my family is happy.

-- -Sam - West Virginia - "A man who carries a cat by the tail learns somthing he can in no other way" -Mark Twain

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#1 posted 167 days ago

congrats on the relocate and new job.hope you find a great house with a nice shop!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#2 posted 167 days ago

Something good will happen for ya Sam, & congrats on the
transfer and going back to your home state.

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#3 posted 167 days ago

Good luck Sam

-- There is nothing like the sound of a well tuned hand plane. - (timetestedtools at hotmail dot c0m)

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#4 posted 167 days ago

Best of luck Sam.

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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#5 posted 167 days ago

Congratulations on the relocation (great timing). Hope you find a great place to live and woodwork Sam.

-- God bless, Candy

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#6 posted 166 days ago

Thank you everyone. Just anxious to find a place.

-- -Sam - West Virginia - "A man who carries a cat by the tail learns somthing he can in no other way" -Mark Twain

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