|Dad and Me|
What I didn't know, was that all those good things came in a package with all those other things too. They go hand in hand for some reason.
|Dad working on one of the|
first kind of computers
He made our swing sets -- five cheers for the good 'ol tire swing!!
He even made us this huge tower in the back yard we could climb up and see the neighborhood... I don't think the neighborhood liked it much, and it probably should have had a lightening rod on top -- but those were the days when playground toys rocked! Now it's all about safety and suing people.
My dad built our play house, doll furniture, canopy and bunk beds. If he could build it, then why buy it?
Then there are the "inventions".
If Ben needs a job done and there is nothing that can get it done for a reasonable price, he will rig something up. For example, the other day, I came home to this:
Military wives: If you can't think of something to get your husband for Father's Day...