Homemade Dutch Oven Table and Bean Pot Tripod


My husband constructed this Dutch Oven Cooking Stand out of an old aluminum  truck toolbox using an old bed frame to attach legs purchased from Home Depot for less than $30.  All other materials were from his shop.  It is light, folds up well for travel and storage and shows no signs of heat damage or wear despite several years of use.  The wind screen latches in place with small holes at corner.  I put my coals directly on table and use it for hours.  You can see it is very heavily loaded.  I bake bread and desserts in Dutch oven as well, using a cast iron trivet to avoid burning the bottoms.

He also built this fine tripod from scrap using the hollow legs of a rack from a truck.  The actual tripod connector is made of 5/8″ cold roll heated in his forge and bent into shape.  I love this…

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The Entertainer Blog Award


But I Smile Anyway...

It’s not often that you get a chance to be there at the beginning of something, so I feel very blessed that I gave been named among the first round of nominations for a new blogger award created byInspire And Write. Thank you so very much for thinking of me. I am so humbled that you think my blog is entertaining!!!!

The Rules

  1. Write a post with the award picture.
  2. Nominate 12 other bloggers who are funny, inspiring, and, most important of all, ENTERTAINING!
  3. Add these rules to the post.
  4. Thank the person who nominated you and leave a link to their blog!
  5. Why did you want to start a blog in the first place?
  6. Answer these questions
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  • What is your favorite book?
  • What do you the most?
  • What is your favorite food item from the…

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