Decorating Our House On A Budget

By | December 14th, 2017|work|

  While Eben was away in St Thomas I was working on daily projects, decorating our house to make it fill more like a home. [...]

House Hunting In Mexico: Seeing Beyond The Renos

By | October 23rd, 2017|work|

  Following our greatly successful road trip from Canada, through the States, and down the Baja we found ourselves in Todos Santos, homeless, again! Our [...]

Our Plans After Hurricane Irma

By | September 10th, 2017|Feature, Travel, work|

  Remember the post about being flexible with "plans". Well here is another example of it! We had things figured for the next little bit. [...]

Our Adventures In Building Our Own House: Chopping Trees, Peeling, and Putting Up Logs

By | July 24th, 2017|build, Eco Home, work|

  Standing around, behind a row of protective trees, I have to say that I felt pretty useless. Eben was cutting down the first of [...]

Our Adventures In Building Our Own House: Plans, a Shipping Container, Forms, and Rebar

By | July 10th, 2017|build, Eco Home, Summer, work|

  Looking at our build site, sometimes I feel like we haven’t made much advancement at all. But now, looking at everything we have done [...]

How Many Times Can We Change Our Minds: The New Plan

By | June 26th, 2017|build, Eco Home, Summer, work|

  How often do you figure I can write a post titled “we’ve changed our minds”!? So we’re all over the map, we know it. [...]

Moving Projects From The To Do List To Priority

By | April 17th, 2017|Boat Projects, build, Eco Home, work, Work Aboard with Eben|

As a kid, I specifically remember my mother telling me, “don’t marry a carpenter”. Her reasoning was quite simple, and true. Together with your carpenter [...]

How Do We Afford This?

By | July 15th, 2015|Sailing, Travel, work|

  Can you guess what the #1 question that we get asked is? It usually sounds something like this, "This is none of my business, [...]

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