We're down with colds here today. I have broken out the eucalyptus leaves and added them to some hot water for the fresh, fragrant and therapeutic steam (not for drinking!). Many people skip the leaves entirely and simply diffuse... [read more]
It has been awhile since I updated you all on our DIY woodshed build. We left off just before adding the roof panels last fall... (read more)
Our best to you and yours this fine season, and throughout the year! Thank you so much for your readership, comments and support! We enjoy hosting you here at our little cabin home on the web, and look forward to another year of cabin life!
Recently, we took advantage of a crisp, sunny, fall day to visit and hike around Walden Pond in Concord, MA...(read more)
It's crunch time here at the cabin - we're working feverishly to finish the woodshed and then...(read more)
We finally got a break in the weather this past weekend, and we took full advantage of a beautiful, cool and dry day to move the woodshed build forward! We've got a...(read more)
One of our most satisfying strategies in adopting a whole foods diet has been growing our own! Having tasty, fresh food waiting to be harvested just outside the back door makes it easier to stay on track and enjoy maximum "just picked" nutrition with our meals...(read more)
White Mountains, New Hampshire. Photo submitted by Richard Piccarreto.
My own photo, central Vermont.
My own photo, Spirit of Suwannee Music Park, Live Oak, Florida.
Whew! What a night. Another Nor'easter ripped through here overnight, complete with thundersnow! The snow was wet and heavy, and we lost a number of trees and branches. Luckily only one very small tree on our little cabin. It is times like these that I am especially happy to be sheltered under a timberframe! We're …
Here's what's cookin' at the cabin this week: our own version of the LCHF / Ketogenic recipe that has taken the internet by storm! So easy and so tasty! We've tweaked the recipe and added a couple of choice toppings to make this quick and easy dish even better!
My own photo, central Vermont.
Cabin life in winter finds us indoors more often, keeping cozy and working on various indoor projects. The other day, as outdoor temperatures hovered in dangerous sub-zero territory, I was happily parked near the wood stove, flipping through some old photographs for a Genealogy project that I work on here and there as time allows, …
Pretty lights here on this last evening of 2017. Best wishes to all for a happy, healthy and cabin-filled 2018!
An ice storm, followed by artic temperatures has encased everything in ice! It is (literally) brilliant when the sun shines - everything just sparkles! I keep running out to take pictures and then running right back in again to warm up by the woodstove. Very real chance of frostbite in very short order out there! …
"I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars." ~Og Mandino Happy holidays from us to you! Thank you so much for joining us here. Looking forward to another year of cabin life!