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Chapter 2: Going All In2017

October, 2017
Bringing in the muscle
It would be 13 months before finishing my MSc in September 2017. October 2017 marked the time when The Log Cabin became a primary focus.

The first step was clearing 10 years of overgrowth.
October, 2017
October, 2017
Too wet
Before we got started we hit our first roadblock; the ground was still too wet from winter rains for the digger to operate on. We to put the clearing on hold until November whilst the ground dried.

In the meantime...
October, 2017
October, 2017
We got busy...
The Log Cabin required some "TLC" ... 👀
October, 2017
October, 2017
Infrastructure...
October, 2017
October, 2017
Materials...
October, 2017
November, 2017
Gardening...
November, 2017
November, 2017
Paving... 🐔
(and chickens)
November, 2017
November, 2017
Then November came
With the ground slightly dryer we were able to operate again.
November, 2017
November, 2017
Right back at it 🚜
November, 2017
November, 2017
Late nights
By mid December we were still hard at work fixing and building every day of the week.

Felt pretty good to see the dream slowly starting to take shape 😊
November, 2017
November, 2017
From this
It's was amazing to experience what a little imagination and capable off; turning old wine barrels and pallets from this...
November, 2017
December, 2020
To this ✔️
December, 2020
December, 2017
And this ✔️