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Blazing Trails

Blazing Trails

6 months agoKubota

We decided to use the wood chips from last week's chipping to spread on our land to make some nice hiking trails - but it's a slow process!

Chipping Away

Chipping Away

6 months agoNews

Building our dream home is going to take us a long time, but we've been chipping away at it - literally!

Wood Chipping with the Vermeer BC900XL

We rented a Vermeer BC900XL brush chipper to see how quickly we could process our slash and log piles - can it really chip 9" logs?

Clearing Trees with our new Tractor

This week we picked up our brand new Kubota tractor and set to work immediately to clear some fallen trees on our property.

Exploring Our Land

Exploring Our Land

7 months agoNews

We take to the trails across our land to clear some fallen trees, and see what discoveries we might find!

Clearing the Road

Clearing the Road

7 months agoNews

The land is ours and now the hard work starts. Our first project is to clear a road so that we can drive our truck onto the property.

We Bought Land!

We Bought Land!

8 months agoLifestyle

Find out how we bought 40 acres of raw land in central Vermont, and how we plan to build our dream home all by ourselves!

Rejected Land Offer

Rejected Land Offer

10 months agoNews

In our search for land, we always knew to expect ups and downs, and we just had our first big disappointment.

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Happy New Year!

2 weeks agoNews

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