Things to buy for a new house

Things to buy for a new house

If you are one of the few and fortunate to buy a house, congratulations! You are now part of one of the few privileged to own a special place to call your refuge, your castle, your shelter. A house is the single best investment you will ever make in life, and as such,...
How To Know When To Replace Serpentine Belt

How To Know When To Replace Serpentine Belt

If you are not a mechanically inclined person, you might not even know what a serpentine belt is (I know I didn’t before I had to change it.) Simply said, it is a belt that is crucial to keep your alternator, power steering, water pump, and air conditioning running. A...
Whittling: A Complete Beginner’s Guide

Whittling: A Complete Beginner’s Guide

Whittling wood is one of the most iconic hobbies involving working with wood. Having withstood the test of time is a good enough reason for to take a shot at it. I used to do a very simple type of woodcarving (read: sharping up a stick)  sitting around a campfire with...