We got mentioned in an article about alternative building published online by the Western Producer! (http://www.producer.com/Weather/Article.aspx?aid=33912)
Life has been incredibly busy the last 9 months. We worked fairly relentlessly on the Earthship from February 2010 to January 2011. We accomplished a lot! Last fall, we started homeschooling the kids, I started consulting as a bookkeeper and writer and we skate skied three times a week at our local trails during the winter … Read More →
The flashing for the front part of our roof (and about 10 feet along each side) has been ordered. Through winter and early spring the rubber roofing has flapped around a bit and ripping was becoming a concern. We had to design our own flashing, since our roof is not standard. Chris also ordered the … Read More →
The car is officially for sale. It’s listed on Kajiji, Craig’s list and will appear in the Interior Buy and Sell next week. Katie and I peeled all my bookkeeping decals off and I took it through the car wash. We’ve been keeping the interior clean and when it’s just a bit warmer, I’m going … Read More →
As followers of Your Money or Your Life, Chris and I have always done a good job of evaluating the cost of our paid employment. We factor in clothes, fuel, travel time and snacks and eating out.
Since I’ve been working as a contract bookeeper, I’ve also been keeping my eye on these expenses, especially as … Read More →
Don’t worry, this one, www.darfieldearthship.com is safe. We have had two others in the past that we’ve kept up for the last few years. The first is www.northriverloghomes.com (our previous business website) and www.darfield.com (also a business site). We’ve decided to drop these two, as we really don’t operate our former business anymore and don’t want … Read More →