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Project by MT_Stringer posted 11-30-2014 03:21 AM 1048 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We had our two youngest grandkids for the past several days. So we took them Black Friday shopping. :-)
We bought a couple of project kits at the big box store and then headed to the local hobby store to get some paint.

All parts were predrilled, so it was a lot of hammering and painting. The girls were building Christmas gifts for their brothers. Blondies’ “little brudder” is due the week of Christmas.

They had fun and we did also.

All that shopping made ‘em hungry so we had to stop for lunch.

This was very rewarding time spent with them.

Shopping at the big box store.


-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#1 posted 11-30-2014 04:01 AM

May God bless you and yours MT. Such great times for you to remember. As I do now at 74..

-- Russell Pitner Hixson, TN 37343

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#2 posted 11-30-2014 04:29 AM

May God bless you and yours MT. Such great times for you to remember. As I do now at 74..

- Handtooler

Thank you sir. It was fun.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#3 posted 11-30-2014 12:28 PM

Making memories AND future woodworkers! Good stuff, Mike. Congrats on the one on the way, too! Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#4 posted 11-30-2014 02:15 PM

Way to go Grandpa! Building toys and memories.

Oh yeah, and I LOVES me some Chic-fil-a !

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

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#5 posted 11-30-2014 09:36 PM

Keep it up!

Two cuties!

-- just rjR

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#6 posted 12-01-2014 01:42 AM

Awesome to spend time with them I am sure. I hope that they will get a chance to join you in the shop in the future and make some more memories.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#7 posted 12-01-2014 07:07 AM

Very nice for kids creativity and growth.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#8 posted 12-06-2014 12:56 AM

Precious moments right here. Very special all the way around.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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