Burgeoning Videographer Meets Potato Gun

Date January 17, 2010

It’s been a drizzly weekend, which means a not-ideal-for-outside-activity weekend (which, oddly, means a GREAT weekend for me to feel the need to take Molly on a couple of walks; I’m not saying there’s a correlation to all of the family indoor time, but you can draw your own conclusions). Benton rediscovered his Flip Ultra [...]

Brotherly Bonding Via Spuds and Hairspray

Date July 19, 2009

Another couple of pictures from our trip to the farm last weekend.

PVC + Mini Marshmallows + Hair Spray + Spark

Date May 26, 2009

Benton and I have made a couple of spud guns — the hairspray-combustion style — over the past few years. While out in West Virginia and shooting one last month, Benton came up with the idea that we should try to make a mini-marshmallow shooter of the same design. We made a run to the [...]

Easter Weekend at The Farm: Potatoes

Date April 12, 2009

I’ve just uploaded 30 photos from our weekend in West Virginia…and I’m struggling to figure out how to break them up for a series of posts. Going with the, “If you don’t know where to start, start anywhere” approach, I’m going with “potatoes.” Potatoes. As in “potato gun.” Benton and I made one a couple [...]

The First Trip to “The Farm” Since We Moved to Ohio

Date September 3, 2007

Depending on how early you started following the Wilson Migration of 2007, you may or may not know that: 1) The beginnings of the move happened at Bob’s farm in West Virginia over the holidays, and 2) being within long-weekend distance of said farm was a big draw of Columbus. Labor Day weekend marked our [...]