But other than a few quick coffee meet and greets, when he was visiting the area, we hadn't seen each other like this for a while, his having moved to take a great opportunity for a different and challenging job far away. It had been almost 3 years since we just hung around one of our houses, like the old days. But he moved back at the start of the summer, and life resumed as it had been, just with an increase in the number of spouses, kids and/or pets.
Today, was just like old times, sharing laughs, sharing some hobbies.
Leathers fun to work with as I have learned from my friends. You can make coasters. You can make holsters.
You can make Steampunk Goggles.