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We are building a wall by hand. Or are we?


Hello again and welcome to Pick, Shovel, Hammer and Saw.  Let me tell you about one of the projects I’ve got going on.  The garden plot and its surrounding stone wall.  One of those things you see in movies about Ireland or England (Up the Republic!) where someone is traveling through the countryside.   Well, I […]

Introducing Pick, Shovel, Hammer and Saw


Welcome to that corner of our site called ‘Pick, Shovel, Hammer and Saw’. It is my very own slice of the pie where I get to tell you about bringing some semblance of order out of our land that had been allowed to be a wild place.  Nothing wrong with that, mind you, if that […]