The roads around the border of the new map are connected.
The buttons for my steal-my-minecarts-back project are also connected.
I feel like I have some control over things again.
Next up: I want to build a brick road from my current outpost up the mountain to my mountain outpost. But that didn’t happen today because I’ve worked really hard lately and it was a good day to spend in the back fence making sure the animals were ok and the pumpkins were growing.