At Home on the Earth

There is a poignant passage in John Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath, where desperate, hungry migrant workers plant secret gardens on stolen bits of land. The Okies (a slur for displaced farmers from the Midwest) struggle to survive in California refugee camps, surrounded by usable land lying fallow. Now and then a man tried; crept … More At Home on the Earth

We Have Water!

We have water! We grew up drinking water from our artesian well in north Idaho, but this was our first experience having a well drilled. First, we want to commend D&D Drilling and Pump in Miller, Missouri for doing a fantastic job. When Dean first came out this summer to assess our location and access, … More We Have Water!