Sustainable Living: To Be or Not to Be


I find sustainable living to be an intriguing topic. To be sustainable is to have the ability to provide yourself with almost anything and everything you need. For example, you can utilize solar panels to collect “energy” from the sun, this “energy” is then stored in batteries which power your lights and electronics. You can also utilize a rain collection…

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Tiny House Living Inspires Upcycling


Tiny house living is about so much more than downsizing. There is this creative group of people in this movement that are motivated, and inspired to make less of a carbon footprint. They are interested in connecting with their environment, protecting it, and realizing the benefits it will give them when they nurture it. They realize that more stuff is…

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DIY Activated Charcoal


Amongst all the wonderful ways that activated charcoal can be used, it’s place for filtering water, is one of its most useful and irreplaceable roles. When living off grid, having a clean source of consumable water, is not just a luxury. Unless you have a natural spring as a water source, you will need a way of filtering the water…

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Keeping Your Tiny Home Safe


Photo Credit: Walmart.com You have taken your dream, and made it your reality. You have taken years of monetary memories, sold them, donated them, packed them up, and moved them into your tiny home. You have invested your savings into buying, or building this place. This is the place that you have chosen to live out your tiny house dreams.…

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Composting Pallet Garden


Every pallet garden brings forth an awesomeness with it, as you make use of recycled materials. When you take nothing, and make it into something. Taking what was once used for one thing, and can now be used for another. Growing your own food, and herbs puts your meals back into your control. We say it a lot, we know.…

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What Does it Mean to Truly Live Off-Grid?


What does it mean to truly live “off-grid” ? There are many varying degrees to living “off-grid.”  There are also many opinions of what living off-grid means. They vary from disconnecting a home from the corporate supplied electric, and utilities. To extreme cases of total isolation from anything that is supplied from an outside source. In my humble opinion, there is…

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An Eco-Friendly Way to Wash Your Clothes Without Electricity


Whether you are eco-obssessed, trying to find new ways to use less energy, or finding a solution for your tiny home. We have four ideas on how to get your clothes clean with little to no electricity. The product is out there. With a little research we found four options that are great for your tiny home. Remember you are working…

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Homesteading: Grow Your Own Food!


Photo Credit: Myshoun There is this misconception that the food you buy in the grocery store is good for you. That others have our best interest at heart. But the reality is, that is far from the truth. You are what you eat and why would you trust someone else with your health? Carl is a big vegetable eater. I…

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A Free Life Wrapped in the Dream of a Tiny Home


A free life comes wrapped in the dream of a tiny home. A place where the heart is. There is no debt. There is freedom to go wherever your heart chooses, and your domicile, the place you have made your safe haven travels with you. Peace comes from knowing that your life is exactly how you wanted it to be.…

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