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Blog entry by GrandpaAndrew posted 10-16-2012 04:39 AM 1371 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I haven’t been in the shop much lately. I’ve been finding that recovering from surgery is taking more out of me than I expected. It’s frustrating to not be able to do what you love.

But I hope to get back to it soon.

-- I'll be in the shop -

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#1 posted 10-16-2012 12:24 PM


-- Doyle, OHIO

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#2 posted 10-16-2012 12:28 PM

I hear ya. I’ve got a pic line and am fighting a bone infection. I feel fine but am forbidden to move much and it screws things up. Looks like the shop will go unheated for most of the winter. Netflix is nice but only to a certain extent! A little cabin fever up here in Maine.

-- The smell of wood, coffee in the cup, the wife let's me do my thing, the lake is peaceful.

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#3 posted 10-16-2012 12:54 PM

I wish all the best for you two guys.

My last project was finished last week, and I am suffering a “letdown” as I begin to prepare the ” Workshop in the Woods” for a long winter rest.

-- "Heaven is North of the Bridge"

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#4 posted 10-17-2012 02:05 AM

Keep the faith guys. I’ve been there more than once and it just makes it that much more appreciated when you get back in the shop!

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#5 posted 10-17-2012 03:29 AM

Thanks for the comments. I was able to get out into the shop for about an hour tonight. Got a little work done on an advent calendar.

-- I'll be in the shop -

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#6 posted 10-18-2012 02:22 PM

Best wishes for a speedy recovery!

-- Robb

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#7 posted 10-18-2012 04:52 PM

I hope that you will start healing up quicker. I’m sure it’s frustrating Keep your chin up.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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