Author:Beau

The workshop we attended in 2015.

Let’s Build a House

Hey, guess what. We still don’t live in an Airstream. I know, broken record. But seriously? I thought we were going to be living in it all the way back in June of 2015! Haha, no. It’s still in the shop. Has been since August...

Home Sketch 2

How Hard Can it Be?

We’re not even in our airstream yet, and I’m constantly thinking about life after the airstream. You know, that time in our lives when we won’t be traveling gypsies, moving from one parent’s home to the next. A time when we won’t be living in...

Airstream Shelter

Living a lie…kind of.

Since April of 2015, we’ve been writing about our adventures in selling our home, buying 20 acres, starting a farm, and eventually building a home. The header of our blog tells you right there: “…this blog will mostly serve as a way to document the...

New Road

We have a road!

If you’ve been following our progress over the past several months, you’ll know that we’ve been waiting a long time to get a road, or driveway, pushed onto our property. We’ve said lots of things like, “it’s been a long road” or, well actually that’s...

2015 Year in Review

Year In Review

This past Thanksgiving I wrote a blog entry about how important it is to think of the positive rather than the negative. I had been in a sour mood because everything has been taking so long, but ultimately I came to the realization that everything...

The finished plot! First few rows anyway.

On the Other Hand

I’m gonna be honest. I’ve been in a bit of a sour mood lately because of how long it’s taken to get ANYTHING done at The Twenty. I was originally going to title this post, “Everything Takes Forever.”   Everything has taken forever. When we bought our...

Tap Dance for blog

Dream Big

  I’ve always been a big dreamer. When I was a kiddo my I had dreams of being a famous entertainer. You know, the kind of entertainer who would serve you hamburgers while tap dancing and playing violin for you. On Broadway. It’s funny how dreams...

Courtesy of wikipedia

Mycelium Running

When I began telling my friends and family that I was going to take a weekend-long mushroom growing class, I got some funny looks. And some suspicious looks. I don’t even like mushrooms. My friend Alan told me it was the most hippie thing I’ve...

Plant the garlic root down.

The First Plot

A while back, Stefanie wrote about our super important mission to rescue the garlic from our previous home’s backyard. It was written into the contract when we sold the home that we were to come back and harvest the garlic when it was ready. Through...

IMG_0624

Time to Downsize!

Last week Stefanie and I sent our beloved cat, Sebastian, to Seattle with our equally beloved friend, Richard. Stefanie has had Sebastian since he was a kitten, so it might seem strange to suddenly ship him off to Seattle after 14 years. So why did...