Category Archives: Tools

Important news I forgot to tell you about


It has been a crazy couple of weeks and I have not had time to do any posting.  So here are a bunch of Made in America tidbits I wanted to let you know about. Cooking with Gas If you … Continue reading

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American tools, made easy


I have done a number of posts on American made tools.  Buy if you really want the scoop on American made tools, you don’t want to miss ToolGuyd.  I recently came across a post from the Tool Guy about a … Continue reading

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Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower


Albert Camus, who penned the title of this post, must have known a thing or two about leaves.  But I wonder how many of them he ever raked up?  Not as many as I have I would guess.  It is almost Thanksgiving, and if … Continue reading

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Shame on you Sears!


I have never been much of a fan of Sears.  The lion’s share of what they sell is imported with tons of crap being made in the Middle Kingdom.  Well now I have a new reason to not darken Sears’ … Continue reading

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Squeaky clean


I had to clean the kitchen windows last weekend.  They were so dirty I could barely see through them.  So, I went down to the basement and collected my window cleaning equipment which is made here in the States.  It … Continue reading

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A useful trifecta


I hate to sound like a broken record, but there is simply no need to ever buy a tool that isn’t made on our shores.  I have done past posts on tools and here are some more great tools that … Continue reading

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The little things in life


I handle the bigger challenges in life better than the little ones.  When my Dad died twelve years ago, it was horrible but I think I exhibited some grace during the time between his death and his burial.  The same … Continue reading

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