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Last Snow Storm of Winter

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Late April Snow Storm We got six inches of snow on April 26th. This isn’t the latest snowfall we’ve ever had and we can’t really count on gardening weather with no chance of frost until… maybe August. But I am … Continue reading

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Scaffold Icicles

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Icicles Under Butcher Shop Scaffolding Once I taught him the basic pattern Ben built almost all of the scaffolding that kept us safe as we worked to build our butcher shop ever higher. Some of the scaffolding is still in … Continue reading

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Front Scaffolds Down

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Butcher Shop Front – Scaffold Down Ben, who is now 18, built nearly all of the scaffolding on the butcher shop project. His work kept us safe when we were 25′ up in the air as we poured the walls … Continue reading

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Winter’s Here

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Upper Pond & Cottage As noted yesterday, winter arrived at 1:03 pm on Wednesday. Punctually on schedule. This morning we woke up to about 10″ of snow. The world has changed from grey November to white winter just in time … Continue reading

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Fall Foliage 2014 – Hay’s Here

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Morning Mists on Marsh Fall Foliage Fall foliage is here. This morning the colors were very bright. This is looking across the marsh field to the marsh with it’s rising mists in the low climbing sun.

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Butcher Shop Exterior

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Butcher Shop Exterior Scaffolding People often missunderstand what they’re seeing when they look at the exterior of the butcher shop, thinking that the porcupine like structure is the building. Actually, this is the scaffolding that kept us safe while working … Continue reading

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Porcupine Building

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The Butcher Shop at Sugar Mountain A recent visitor picking up their pastured pork described the butcher shop as a porcupine. It does rather resemble that with all the scaffolding.

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Blue Sky Ben

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Ben on Blue Sky Scaffolding This is just a great photo of our son Ben up on the scaffolding around our butcher shop. Ben built most of the scaffolding which kept us safe and allowed us to work over 35′ … Continue reading

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Dust Be Gone

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Air Fox We’ve been grinding and polishing concrete which generates a fair bit of dust. We have zoot-suits, respirators, dust masks, and goggles to protect our eyes however it gets rather unpleasant in a room so full of dust you … Continue reading

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Butcher Shop on Snow

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Butcher Shop on Snow With the cold winter weather it is very nice to be able to work inside the butcher shop where it is naturally a balmy 45°F just like the cave it was designed to be.

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