Thirty years without electricity – my story part two

Snow on my land
I look at this picture of the cabin we built deep in the forest of Oregon in the 70’s and I smile. So much has changed in the last four decades. The trees have grown and so have my sons.

Ryan playing with his tonka toys Ryan and his brothers played with tonka toys as children.

Ryan's son Davie playing with a truck.Now it is their children who play in the dirt.

by kerosene lamp My four sons in the old days read books and took off their socks in the light of kerosene lamps.
electricity in my home
Today I write this blog in my home on a computer with electricity generated by solar power.

I shake my head in wonderment and pleasure looking back to those early years.
click here for chapter two – 30 years without electricity
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