A thousand apologies folks – despite all the best intentions I haven’t been posting about our off grid journey regularly. In the last blog post, we had spent a few days in our newly built cabin and tested out the little starter solar set up. That was a (shameful) 6 months ago. Let’s get caught […]
So our wendy is finally up – albeit not insulated yet, or treated – and we got to spend a few (absolutely freezing) days in it! This gave me the opportunity to test out our solar equipment and see if it will be adequate for the upcoming permanent move. Our only primary requirements are lights, […]
Finally, we settled on starting with a part of the bigger plan – building the shed / workshop and chicken coop roof to make a small but liveable cabin home that should serve us for the next year to two years.
Our first camping experience on our land, meeting people in the community and so much more.
The amazing simplicity and efficiency of rocket stoves, rocket stove mass heaters and rocket stove mass water heaters. What they are, how they work and how to make your own.
Looking at back up systems and alternative water heating solutions to combine with a solar water heating system.