Tag Archives: Homestead building

Nobody Told Me that they Have Winter Here

All this summer while we were scrambling to get our feet on the ground here, I have been promising myself that I would get back to blogging as soon as things settled down this winter. It is becoming clear that … Continue reading

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Still Thaw Impaired

Five to seven cold days, followed by two or three warmer days, and then repeat. This has been the pattern for the last couple of months, teasing us with the possibility of an early spring, and then slapping us with … Continue reading

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A Throne Fit for the Leader of an Anarchist Collective.

When I read -25 on the thermometer this morning I groaned a little. The forecast promises that this will be the last cold day. That would be good because I need to work outside now, often without gloves. The metal … Continue reading

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