I’ve seen this stand of graceful birch trees countless times—in leaf and in winter, in temperatures from 38° below to 80° above. … More familiar
Sometimes what’s not said is the loudest part of a conversation. … More everything at once
It took me a long time to figure out how to bake in the Dutch oven. Typical notes from the early days look like this. … More woodstove cakes
Without a thorough inventory, we’d end up with a lifetime supply of Q-tips and low-sugar pectin but no toilet paper. … More provisions
Years ago, Stewart built a spring box around a seep on a ridge behind the cabin. His system reliably provided running water until 2009 when the box went dry. … More what about water?
We try to have good plans in place—but sometimes stuff happens. That’s what this part is about. … More staying safe (part 2)