Author Archives : Bohemian EcoLove

Sponsored: Why We Chose Trojan Batteries for Our Off-Grid Solar System


Trojan Battery Warehouse in Nashville, Tennessee ¬†As my family prepares for our next step in our tiny house homesteading lifestyle, it meant that we would also have to increase our solar capacity to meet our current and future needs. Our Trojan Batteries¬†IND17-6V batteries We have to say that our love for Trojan batteries began before we started this journey. They…

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3 Reasons Why Families Should Go Tiny!


My family doesn’t fully understand the reasons why I live in a tiny house and why I have a homestead. There is still this learning curve for them. My grandmother is incredibly supportive, because it brings back the loveliest of memories for her of a simpler time. My mother likes the adventurous aspect of tiny house living and my aunt…

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Cold Weather Veggies


One of the most important parts of any homestead is your food! But, sometimes we have so much to do on our to do list, that we miss the deadline to get those veggies in the ground. The cold weather is here and you still have a little bit of time to make sure you have some food growing for…

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Minimalism: Experiences Before Things


Part of living a minimalistic life is realizing that experiences are far more important than things. Items can be replaced, but memories cannot. We make memories where ever we go. This past Sunday it was at Terhune Orchards in Princeton, New Jersey. They were having their fall festival and it was filled with good eats, folk music, wagon rides, petting…

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Living Off-Grid


Going off-grid was a personal decision that our family made and it was not made lightly. You are choosing alternative sources of power and water to lesson your carbon footprint and save money. It takes planning and understanding how the entire system works and know that sometimes it can be a little bit of work. The average person uses about…

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How to Make Your Tiny Space Feel Bigger!


We love our Tiny House! You would be surprised how much room a family of three actually needs. We as a society have been programmed to believe that we need more stuff! The reality is that we have more things in our large spaces that we don’t use, never really needed and is collecting dust. When you live in a…

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The Top 3 Things We Learned from Our Off-Grid Tiny HOMEstead


Most people that live the tiny house lifestyle do not choose to go off-grid and build a farm. However, for us it was a no-brainer. Our hearts and minds knew this was the place for us and exactly what we wanted to do. In January of 2015 we purchased our 15 acres in rural Tennessee. In August of 2015 we…

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