Evangelizing, Vandalizing, Bigamizing

Without a composting toilet, dry sink, or sufficient source of heat at the yurt yet, we decided to head back home to Whitefish rather than stay the night. As Chris closed the gate to our lane, I took one last look at the cabin, far off in the distance. There had to be more to…

The Plot Thickens

Happy 2012! Chris and I just returned from a traditional Austrian Christmas vacation, where we visited Vienna, Prague, and Salzburg. We had a wonderful time seeing the sites and traveling by train through the Czech countryside—but no matter how bucolic the view outside the window, our minds were never far from Polebridge and that day…

A Mystery Unfolds

"Get ready for a wet, wild winter in 2012!" says the Farmer's Almanac. It'll be "clime and punishment ... a season of unusually cold and stormy weather." With that in mind, and knowing that the yearly snowfall here is normally about 100 inches, we put a dent in splitting, storing, and tarping several cords of firewood today. We also,…