Do you live off the grid in Spain - or do you plan to move off-grid? Join our Facebook community to share your stories and learn from other off-grid adventurers!Read More
Searching for a property to build your home on is one thing - looking for a property to start an off-grid project, possibly in a foreign country where you don't speak the language - is a whole different thing. We'll help you with 7 simple steps to follow in order to find your dream piece of land!Read More
When you start a new life off the grid, you'll most likely be tied up there - building up, making sure everything works and keeps working. If you're not yet living out there, now is the time to prepare for your new lifestyle.Read More
Let me help you forget everything you thought you knew about off-grid living… Unless you’re living off the grid yourself, I’m pretty sure at least one of the “facts” listed below is something you thought to be true.Read More
In this post, I go over the process of setting up our off-grid solar system; calculating our needs, deciding what concessions to make and making sure the whole system gives us exactly what we want.Read More
I love my life; I choose what I do when, I live in an beautiful place, and I share this life with the love of my life. However... Every day is the same, and there's always more work waiting. It's time to take a day off - to take a Sunday.Read More
I had big dreams of self-sufficiency: generating our own power, catching rain water, growing our vegetables and fruit, and keeping chickens and goats. We'd be all self-reliant and have no need for anybody else. I couldn't have been more wrong.Read More
I love to read (and to write) about homesteading - homesteading skills, stories from the homestead, homesteaders dreams. But what is homesteading? What's the difference between a homestead, a smallholding and a farm? And why do I want to be a homesteader? What are homesteading skills?
I'll try to answer a few of those questions...