Firsthand Reports: Log Cabin Retirement

The author and his wife restored a log cabin in the Cumberland Mountains of Tennessee. Life on this old homestead is just grand!

Vegetable Garden
Every year, Doris and James plant a arge vegetable garden and preserve much of their harvest for the winter. With a garden and orchard, a pond for fishing and woods for hunting, the couple rarely needs to purchase food.
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