February has arrived, and the calendar is full! We have Lammas, the harvest festival, on
Two years after our journey started, we’re living off grid and self sustainably in our little eco friendly home in South Africa. It’s been an incredible journey! And every day just gets better.
We’ve been living off grid on our land for just over a year now, read on to find out how it’s going!
Our journey to living off grid and self sustainably in South Africa: In December, we continue building our eco-friendly home, a timber frame clad with
While living in 18m2 hadn’t been as cramped as we expected, we were excited to start building the next phase living space.
In the latest installment in our journey to living off grid and sustainably in South Africa – our big solar system arrives, and we get water
OUR JOURNEY OFF GRID: I rolled into my third month of living permanently on our piece of land somewhat worse for wear. While the progress we’d made in July and August was really exciting, there were a lot of challenges to overcome along the way!
Our journey to living off grid and sustainably in South Africa continues… August was an exciting month! I GET A SHOWER! Fairy lights, bonfires and a veranda with a SHOWER!
Our journey to living off grid and self sustainably in South Africa: Building our off grid home. Find out how my first month in the cabin went.
We found the perfect piece of off grid land to build our sustainable homestead on. Here’s some info on our beautiful area, and it’s rich history.
The next installment of our journey to living off grid and sustainably in South Africa continues! In March we camped on our land for the first time and organized to have a budget wendy house put up the next month. This is the story of how no plan survives first contact.
We’ve bought a piece of off grid land in the Western Cape, and we’re putting up a little wood cabin on it for us to live in. Now all I need to do is squeeze a bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, lounge, office, two humans, three dogs and a cat into a 3m x 6m (18m2) space. Aaaaaaaand go.
Our first camping experience on our land, meeting people in the community and so much more.