Suddenly, all seems right with the world.
We spent a full day on Saturday laying in the new flooring in the front half of the yurt so we could place the stove, pan, pipe, and cap. Everything came together on Sunday with the custom installation since they don’t sell pre-fab yurt roof chimney vents at Home Depot.
Continue reading “Home is where the hearth is”
Almost three months of being on the mountain, and we’re still acclimating to off-grid living. Overall, things are great and we’re still happy with our decision to go through with this big adventure, but this entry continues where we left off from our original Confessions to provide the full picture of what it’s like to start a homestead from scratch.
Continue reading “Confessions, part 2”
A richly diverse area that belongs to YOU – The People of this Free and Great Nation… No charge for admission but the views are priceless. GO! SEE! DO!
Continue reading “Santa Fe National Forest”
It is really hard to describe in words this ancient and mystical place and convey the appropriate sentiment. Chaco is a marker in time that connects us to the eternal order, and is a waypoint for the spiritual traveler on this earth.
Continue reading “Chaco Culture”
One of the major adjustments we’ve had to make in this move is getting along without refrigeration.
Continue reading “Off grid gourmet”
‘Going to town‘ is always eventful in one way or another. This past trip was a little more drama-filled than usual.
Continue reading “Jailbird”
Here are some pics and video of the big happenings around town last weekend during the much-anticipated county fair. ENJOY!!
Continue reading “Sandoval County Fair”
Welcome to Monsoon Season!! After weeks of hype, we are finally being treated to the downpours of ancient lore.
Continue reading “The long and winding road”
Here’s a few interesting tidbits about living the authentic yurt life as Mongolian people do, contributed by our friends at Groovy Yurts.
Continue reading “Yurtiquette and other yurt facts “