Tagged: self-reliant

to baling-twine

One of the most useful phrases and activities Dad taught me is “to baling-wire something”. The dictionary doesn’t include the verb to baling-wire, but it should: to use old wire for repair jobs …...

Our daily bread

Since the advent of breadmakers, it doesn’t surprise us, the number of people who say they’ve made bread. Most of them don’t stick at it for long. Their breadmaking machines, like museum relics, lie...