January 13th, 2019 — Ice Age

Ice Age I’m writing a day early, while we still have power.  Tomorrow, my usual day may be too late. Or maybe not, the American and European models couldn’t agree on the storm’s path so I still don’t know if we’ll be just Biblical amounts of rain, enough ice to down any power line or… Continue reading January 13th, 2019 — Ice Age

January 6th, 2020

Recovery Things have been slow so far this winter and I am not complaining.  Warm weather means mud and mud means we can’t drive out in the fields to cut wood unless we want to leave big ruts, which we don’t.  But the wood shed is still pretty full so we can wait until colder… Continue reading January 6th, 2020

April 29th, 2019 — How Much Wood Would a Woodchuck Chuck…

How Much Wood Would a Woodchuck Chuck… This was our weekend, preparing for WINTER 2.0.  We had snow last night, at the end of April. I could understand snow on April 1st, but now?  Not so much. I’m very pleased with what we accomplished this weekend, some years the woodshed isn’t this full at the… Continue reading April 29th, 2019 — How Much Wood Would a Woodchuck Chuck…