All the ways we’re preparing the homestead for Alaska’s harsh winter.
In this homestead-in-progress update, we get ready add two off-grid measures to our current, temporary living space–waste management, and heat! Though we haven’t yet built our sustainable home, we’re going to do everything we can in our current trailer to get it in better shape, off-the-grid as much as possible, and learning everything we can […]
The hubby and I have a dream- a dream to someday live off grid. Completely off grid. The idea of having the freedom and independence that only comes from not having to rely on any other person is glorious to us. We want to have a cabin in a remote part of Alaska where we […]
After a great deal of research, I discuss what I’ve learned about refrigeration and battery choices for the off-grid community.
Did you know you could recharge batteries without electricity? That’s right, no electricity needed, a completely off-grid battery charger. This is a cool product!
Driven by our desire to get off grid, not just off grid with solar panels, but off grid without the need for gas or any other tether, we made the switch from an electric stove to a wood cook stove. Follow our process, why we chose the stove we did and how electric stove settings […]