Three days ago, Doug and I were coming home from errands in Madison in near white-out conditions.  The flakes were tiny, but so thick they filled the air, and they were being driven almost horizontally through the headlight beams obliterating any sight of the stripes on the road.  The same […]


MOVING IN AND PARING DOWN Last Friday we packed up the furniture and other belongings with which we have been camping in our temporary Mineral Point apartment and moved them to Underhill House, where we are continuing to camp for the present. This period of camping with a few of […]

Just like a giant xmas package, Underhill House is being trimmed.  I’m not talking ribbons and bows.  I’m talking about the wood edging around the doors and windows.  For Underhill House, all the trim is coming from trees that were thinned from our woods last winter and milled on site […]