Author Archives: Teresa

And we have done it! Gone Off Grid

Well, the day finally came.  We sold our big house we built 10 years ago (4000 sq ft)  and moved to our off grid home… to start building and growing Continue reading

Posted in Homesteading | Leave a comment

Firewood Log Splitter

All You Need to Know About Types of Log Splitters What Is a Log Splitter, To Begin with? To a beginner, all log splitters can appear the same. However, there are several types of this essential tool – a log … Continue reading

Posted in Products and Reviews, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Off Grid Living Canada

Best places to live Off-Grid in Canada Living off the grid is becoming more and more popular in Canada, in this article I will tell you about some of the best places to live Off-Grid in Canada. Currently, you will … Continue reading

Posted in Homesteading | 12 Comments

Off grid living – Power Generation and Energy Systems

Interesting facts for solar energy There are many reasons to go solar; but the most common reason is to reduce your carbon footprint and cut energy costs. Solar energy produces no pollution, has no detrimental environmental effects, and is ecologically … Continue reading

Posted in Homesteading, Solar | 5 Comments

Best off grid States in America

Are you thinking of living off grid? It seems to becoming a popular trend these days, people wanting to get back to basics or just want to stop paying for utilities, have some independence and not have to worry about … Continue reading

Posted in Homesteading, Uncategorized | 10 Comments

Chaga Tea

Chaga Mushroom Chaga is a fungus that grows mainly on birch trees in cold climate regions. Although this is not the most appealing mushroom you will see, it is packed with numerous health-benefiting components such as vitamins and minerals. In … Continue reading

Posted in Wild Crafted | 10 Comments

Pelican Sled

Our Pelican 75 Sled  Living off grid in the winter can be a challenge for getting around.  I don’t know what we would do without our snowmobiles and pelican sled to carry cargo in the winter. We have used these … Continue reading

Posted in Products and Reviews | 2 Comments

Bear Safety While Hiking

Bear Safety When Hiking I have always had a love for hiking, but in the last year have been doing a lot more of it. Of course, we are always hiking in bear country so have to be aware. I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Wildlife and Pests | 1 Comment

Mosquito and Tick repellent clothing

Insect Repellent Clothing The mosquitoes are so bad out on our off grid property this year that I had to source something better than spray this year. Men’s Insect Repellent Shirt I was surprised and somewhat skeptical when I hear … Continue reading

Posted in Products and Reviews, Wildlife and Pests | 4 Comments

Small Log Cabin

An update on the Small Log Cabin It’s been awhile since I’ve updated on the small log cabin. Traveling to the cabin We have been enjoying snowmobiling up the past few winters, it’s been great as we live not far … Continue reading

Posted in The Small Cabin, Uncategorized | 2 Comments