For someone just starting out with an existing property or for those who are still contemplating an off-grid homesteading lifestyle, the transition can seem daunting. How do I get started and what do I tackle first? After 37 years living an off-grid, homesteading life, we share our thoughts in a 2 part post. This is […]
How we have insured a safe water supply by filtering our homestead’s water sources, both lake water and hand dug well.
A look at why I chose to live a self-reliant lifestyle and the questions each of us need to answer before delving into the magical world of off-grid homesteading.
For 20 years, we employed the most basic of method’s for making hot water for our daily needs. Discusses some options for domestic hot water.
I look at the questions and considerations everyone should ask themselves as they search for that perfect homestead site.
For the last 17 years, we have incorporated a thermosiphon loop and a cook wood stove to provide all of our hot water needs on our off-grid wilderness homestead.