DEBT FREE Mountain Living!

“I love this family and feel inspired every time I get to see them! Here is the short story of their life in a little yurt and now in a little timber framed log cabin on their little homestead in … Continue reading →

Off Grid Outdoor Kitchen Tour

“The need for an outdoor kitchen became apparent during summer months and the south’s extreme heat. Hours and hours are spent canning the produce that will be the food for our family during the winter. Sorghum will be squeezed and … Continue reading →

11 Years Living Off-Grid

“Hélène Dubé and her partner Alain Neveu from Es-Cargo http://www.es-cargo.qc.ca/ have lived off-grid in Quebec, Canada for 11 years in a self-built earthship style home made of recycled tires filled with earth and large south-facing windows.” Note: I recommend using … Continue reading →

The Three Best Decisions We’ve Made Homesteading

“As we’ve made our transition from city life to an off-grid homestead over the last three and a half years, we’ve done some things right and we’ve done some things wrong. In the spirit of encouraging others and hoping that … Continue reading →

Family of 7 Living Completely Off-Grid in Northern Canada!

“In this video, we meet Jeff, Rose, and their 5 girls who are living completely off grid on a 40-acre piece of land in Northern British Columbia, Canada. They built their own off-grid house for less than $25,000 with cedar … Continue reading →

50+ Year Old Couple Build Off Grid Cob/Strawbale Tiny House for $30k

Nice couple. Good video that explains how they built their 20’x30’ (600 sq. ft.) home with cash without debt by recycling and repurposing almost all materials. The $30,000 cost included a septic tank and well. They combined cob, strawbale and … Continue reading →