The Old Saw

By Posted in - Homesteading on March 16th, 2015 0 Comments

If you have visited our farm, you may have seen an old two-man cross cut saw hanging on the wall of the barn. ┬áThat saw is a piece of my family’s history, and …

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Charcoal & Ash

By Posted in - Homesteading on March 10th, 2015 0 Comments

We heat our farmhouse with a wood stove. Kevin derives great pleasure from cutting and splitting wood by hand, and in winter you will often hear us quote, “Wood warms you twice–once …

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Maple Country

By Posted in - Homesteading on May 18th, 2014 0 Comments

I traveled to North Stratford, New Hampshire in May for my annual maple syrup pilgrimage. If you’ve ever heard me talk about maple, then you probably know that it is my preferred form …

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