Justin Tadlock

Bent Reel Mower

My dad gave me this mower that he’d been holding on to, which is just cool. It is human-powered, makes a clean cut, and is much easier to push around than a standard gas-powered push mower. I don’t…

Breaking ground for the garden

I spent the better part of this morning plowing the garden with my new 16” rear-tine Huskee tiller. It’s a little late in Alabama for the usual planting season to start, but we’ve had a late winter with wildly…

Graduation invitation: Round #2

Original design idea Current design draft A few weeks ago, I showed you the first round of design ideas for my brother’s graduation invitations. We decided on the third design, which no one seemed to favor. Granted, I didn…

Tavern-style pickled eggs

If there’s one thing southerners love, it’s pickled foods. Pickled pigs feet, sausage, and eggs are staples in many homes in Alabama. Tonight, my housemate and I decided to pickle just over 100 eggs. We’ll sell most of…

Hybrid Base theme

If you’re interested in a base/starter theme for building your own custom WordPress themes, check out Hybrid Base. It’s also useful for learning how the Hybrid Core framework works.