It's been another exciting week here at the Nid building site! As of last weekend I'd only just started to dig the trench for the foundation, and by now I am already starting to lay up the wall from the base layer of (very large) stones. Sand and cement is being acquired - my first... Continue Reading →
Bread, breadier, breadiest…breadful?
It's three weeks to the day since I arrived on St Croix, beaten down from 30+ hours of flights and airports, feeling that it would take weeks to recover from such an ordeal. However, recovery of that nature was not to be, and instead I've been ever so hard at work. I've cleared my home... Continue Reading →
Rainbows and Roundness
It's been less than two weeks since I came "home" to St Croix, and much has already been accomplished. I have found a building site for my tiny house, cleared said site, and now re-filled the clearing with a huge mess of branches ensnared in a variety of vines which had to be trimmed from... Continue Reading →
It was a journey. 34 hours. BWI (Baltimore-Washington International Airport) was not the best place to have to wait 8 hours while the temperature rose enough to where Zada could fly. Miami, however, was great, and extremely canine-friendly - lucky, since we had to spend a whole 16 hours there! But finally, finally, we made... Continue Reading →