Archive for September, 2008

Yes, we loved the bunnies and the skunk cabbage, our bare naked land, our baby. And like any parents, we decided to go shopping and dress it up in cute little baby clothes – the tool shed.

Lea and I started scavenging wood when we first arrived in Ithaca, through freecycle – although our first finds weren’t of great quality. Still, it was exciting to begin bringing materials to the land.

first scavenged wood brought to land

first scavenged wood brought to land

Once Joe joined us in town, we realized that our materials, tools and the sweet sweet tractor needed a place to crash, and soon, before the coming winter months. We considered getting a storage container to use as a space, we talked about cob building (my recent love – oh cob!) and we looked around at what we had laying about. (more…)

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