Monthly Archives: November 2011


  Science has confirmed that living more simply will extend your life and make you happier. The simple pleasures can bring the most delight–the smell of fresh baking bread, eating a homemade meal, breathing fresh clean air, laughing with friends, the satisfaction of … Continue reading

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First Snow of Winter 2011

Well, so much for the plans to finish the building before the first snow. Yesterday morning we received about two inches (50 mm) and the temperature got down to 20 degrees Fahrenheit (-7 c) This is what the snowy building looks like. … Continue reading

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Adobe UP!

Seven people, 3,500 adobe bricks, and only a few days before winter — how will we fare? Only fate will tell. Creating the bucks (the wood around the doors and windows) has been very time consuming. But look at the … Continue reading

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