A few years ago I delivered 8 quarts of raspberries we’d picked for an elderly lady in town, and I noticed three things when she came to the door. First, she was very feeble. It took her a long time […]Continue Reading
One of the unexpected things I picked up when I moved to Manitoulin Island, Canada back in the mid-1980s was traditional stoneworking. I never did it before coming here and I’ve never seen anyone else do stonework in the old fashioned way […]Continue Reading
*RESTORATION: Refurbishing a pine chest video#2 in series.
*WOODWORKING: See how growth rings make a difference.
*MAPLE SYRUP: See how they make it at one Manitoulin bush.
*CONSTRUCTION: Watch how great nails hold roofs better.
Are you feeling guilty about the environmental impact of your life? Are you having trouble reconciling your ideals for sustainability and the realities of making it happen around you? I have a personal story that might bring wisdom, perspective and […]Continue Reading