When you need some help

I’m proud to say we have only needed to enlist professional assistance with a single endeavor.  Absolutely everything else we have done in the yard has been by us! But when it came to removing around a dozen trees that were right next to the house (and our freshly installed solar system) I didn’t trust […]

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A tale of two Stihls

I’m from Virginia Beach where loyalties to local manufacturers run deep.  In the Hampton Roads area we build warfare vessels (you know….the US Navy), we used to build Ford F150s, and we make Stihls.  When it came time to invest in a chainsaw this Virginia Beach boy only had 1 option. What saws? My first […]

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History of our land

The best things about Vermont is how small and friendly the population is.  Sure, the mountains, lakes, and seasons play a big part, but I really like the people.  Over the past year, we’ve had a lot of work done to the house and almost every crew contains one person who sheds more light on the […]

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