We live on a farm/homestead and my husband and teenage son do all the feeding and watering of all our farm animals; tend the garden; and take care of the property. They track in things all day and all night long. I can vacuum a few times a day but the carpets still smell. As […]
It is becoming more and more of an issue when people buy houses, to make sure that they are as green and eco-friendly as possible. With the rise in global warming and the damage we are doing to our planet, many people are opting to change their ways in order to save energy and keep […]
Contrary to popular belief, living off the grid doesn’t mean we have to make do without electricity or running water, hide away from the world or have gone back in time. To us, living off the grid means living a pretty comfortable and rather self-sufficient life. We don’t get any bills for water or electricity, […]
When I was a little girl, I would look forward to reading a story every night with my parents. Books like The Giving Tree and The Lorax still stick out in my mind. They created a sense of wonderment, excitement and fascination around trees and nature for me. The trees we see everyday are vital […]
An off-grid living adventure for girlie girls, complete with some info from Trayer Wilderness!
The Christmas holiday results in a lot of overuse and abuse of our environment and resources. However, there are ways to have a less wasteful, more sustainable holiday! Try this 16 ideas to a more sustainable Christmas this year.