Last week we dropped a dying spruce on our grounds. Here is a video showing the process. The tree will be turned into a timber frame chicken coop this summer. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to get all our videos.
Before enlightenment, chop wood, carry water; after enlightenment, chop wood, carry water. This is well-worn Zen saying. The gist of it is that just because you’ve become enlightened doesn’t change what you do. I like chopping wood, so let’s get my bias out of the way right up front. Let’s compare the splitting of a … More Chop Wood, Carry Water, but by Hand or Machine?