Mid August Epic Barn Update

After all of Ashton’s Family left, we spent some time catching up on work. We had just gotten 10 poles in the ground, so we spent a week or so filling in the holes, and tamping it down hard. You’d be surprised at how long just these small tasks take. The deconstruction destroyed 3 of […]

2009 Family Trip in Images

Hi All, Here’s a picture diary with some notes of when my family came to visit this year! We had a great time. One of the many projects everyone worked on was putting up the fence around the “foal paddock.” Everyone pitched in and worked hard. It cam out looking beautiful. Grandpa Joe even took […]

Epic Barn Project: Breaking Ground

After all of that Construction Preparation, we have finally broken ground! On the night of the 29th (just after the last post), Donald came out with his skidster and worked long into the night digging out a level spot of ground for the epic barn project and creating a drainage berm on the hill behind where […]

Epic Barn Project – 11th Day

Wow, I can’t believe it’s been 11 days since this project began (or than I haven’t posted in 8 days). This is going to be a pretty fast mash of what has happened in the last 8 days. Enjoy! July 18 Buzz and I took down 75% of the East gable Long Boards, but Buzz […]