One of things that attracted us to our property on Lioness Blvd was how private it was. Almost 10 acres nestled in a second-growth forest on Vancouver Island. We knew there would be many challenges, but we had fallen instantly in love with the property.
Cecilia and I flew from Vancouver to Santa Fe on October 1st. It was the first time we had flown together since she was small – seems funny because she’s traveled to many countries, and so have I… just never together!
Week 4 – Tony’s house on the edge of the Mesa!
Finally pictures of where Tony is actually living. This one bedroom Earthship is 100% off grid. Pretty spartan but it has most things including a fabulous commercial stove. Continue reading Living on the edge of the Mesa
Week 3 – Packaged Model – a little less efficiency and cost.
We’ve made the decision to build a two bedroom Earthship rather than the three bedroom home we originally talked about. We don’t want to build and maintain a larger space than we need. With only Tony and I living in the Earthship, and with the rotunda, it will be plenty of space for us.
This week could be… finding your way around… or settling into the routine of school… or where’s the beer!
And so the first email of the week begins…
Photo #1 “So here are my room mates and the New Zealand/New Guinea From the left, roomies, Jason from Kansas, Simon from Australia, Brian from California, Leonard (behind) Mauri from New Zealand, Mesepa same, and Pascal from New Guinea. Missing is Leonard’s fiancé, and of course me.” Continue reading … or where’s the beer!