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When I was a little girl one of my favourite things to do was sit in my Dad’s workshop in the basement while he fixed…whatever. And while he worked, he would give me a hammer, a piece of wood, and a pile of nails.

I would happily bang nails into that two by four with that hammer for great lengths of time.

It explains a few things about many of my choices in work over the years.

I was not a girly-girl……

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  1. Murray Engelsjord November 22, 2017 at 3:52 am - Reply

    I’m constantly trying to hold back my DAD brain and let the girls do “stuff” in the garage.
    Soo worried they might hurt themselves on something.
    Deep breath…… sure here’s the jig saw.
    Just count your fingers before and after.
    Here’s a baggy and some ice.

  2. Stefan Medlicott November 22, 2017 at 4:20 am - Reply

    Wrong hammer for nails. Ask Kirk for the right one. I hear he has way to many…..

    • Paige Ackerman November 22, 2017 at 5:43 am - Reply

      True on both counts, but this one has so much more character tan the others in the toolbox. 😉

  3. Stefan Comes November 22, 2017 at 4:24 am - Reply

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  4. RichardM November 21, 2017 at 10:11 pm - Reply

    Beautiful images!

  5. palbritton November 22, 2017 at 5:26 am - Reply

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  6. Hans Pannerup Rasmussen November 22, 2017 at 6:08 am - Reply

    I do sense Kirk having an OCD attack

  7. suzannesullivan2 November 22, 2017 at 6:37 am - Reply

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  9. Murray Engelsjord November 22, 2017 at 6:43 am - Reply

    Now. That is the hammer he needs.

  10. The best from aviation November 22, 2017 at 1:12 pm - Reply

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  11. quiltsdp November 22, 2017 at 1:29 pm - Reply

    So cool! I like the reflections of the hammer and nails.

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  12. Sue90ca Slowly Catching Up...I Hope November 22, 2017 at 1:46 pm - Reply

    what a great series, very well done
    Sue

  13. Randy DeBin November 22, 2017 at 3:54 pm - Reply

    Kirk and I are starting a band. He’s gonna play drums!

  14. Stefan Comes November 22, 2017 at 4:03 pm - Reply

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  16. Karl Wilson November 23, 2017 at 1:51 am - Reply

    One should not use the ball peen hammer in the photo to pound nails.

  17. Brian McAskill November 23, 2017 at 5:32 pm - Reply

    Don’t mess around with inferior hammers. Get the best!

  18. seanSen November 25, 2017 at 12:16 am - Reply

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  19. Tricia Laing November 25, 2017 at 11:07 pm - Reply

    Lovely shot. I love the reflection.

  20. oʇ[◎]ɥd | ʍɟɐ February 19, 2018 at 9:01 pm - Reply

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