Amazing process. Amazing people. More pictures to come.
The poles are harbingers of the current that is to come. We are just a few short days away from having electricity on the property. Insert hallelujah chorus here. Now all we need is an outhouse and we’ll feel almost civilized.
I’ve been reading The Dirty Life, a memoir of another couple’s farming adventures. Hands down, it’s wonderful and highly recommended, but one line in particular arrested me today. “It’s never the way you think it’ll be [this farming life], . . . Not as perfect as you hope or as scary as you fear.”