Not Your Mama’s Jack-O-Lantern: Pumpkin Sculpting
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Not Your Mama’s Jack-O-Lantern: Pumpkin Sculpting

What do marble, metal, wood, wire, clay, and pumpkins have in common? They’re perfect for sculpting something. Sure, we usually think of pumpkins as something to be carved–not sculpted. But let me turn you on to Ray Villafane. He is to pumpkins what Michelangelo was to marble. And he is my inspiration for this little … Continue reading

Rebooting the BSP (and Me)!
Be Adventurous! / Be Creative! / Be Prepared! / Food/Cooking / Health/Fitness / Reboot Camp / Sports & Recreation

Rebooting the BSP (and Me)!

Summer vacation is over, kids & the BSP is back! In addition to rebooting my body this year, I’ve rebooted the look and feel of this blog, and I hope you like it. There’s more emphasis on photos, to be sure, and navigation is a bit more inspired, too! Everything needs a makeover once in … Continue reading

Baking in a Box Oven
Be Adventurous! / Be Creative! / Camping / Food/Cooking / Sports & Recreation

Baking in a Box Oven

For all you big scouts headed off for a weekend of camping, I’ve been reposting some popular camping-related posts from last year. This week’s re-posts have included how to make a fire starter and build a box oven. Today, let’s bake something in that oven!  —————————————————————————— Baking in a Box (a.k.a. Scotch) Oven (reposted from … Continue reading