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6 Reasons To Volunteer At A Local Farm

Image Source Last summer, I spent long afternoons knee deep in bean stalks and blackberry brambles, with a basket full of fresh-picked fruits and vegetables...
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Life On The Homestead: On Becoming Self-Sufficient

Given any thought to becoming self-sufficient? You — yes, you! — can learn the skills you need. Here’s how one modern...

How To Get Off The Grid And Live Rent Free

Many people dream of living off the grid, rent-free — and a select few have turned that dream into a reality. It takes more...
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How To Live In A Tiny House Without Breaking The Law

For some of us, living in a tiny house is the dream—the ultimate minimalist lifestyle, a chance to be closer to nature, with none...
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Camping For Beginners

Even if you’re the most urban of creatures, the urge to get out of the city—to camp out, in fact—can seize your...
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12 Tips You Need To Know Before Building A Shipping Container Home

Building a shipping container home seems pretty straightforward in theory. There are millions of excess shipping containers laying around in ports around the world,...
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Disaster Prepping With Children: From Infancy To Adolescence

As a parent, there is probably nothing more terrifying than having a disaster strike and not being prepared. Our...
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Kids Learn The Ropes Early When Growing Up On A Farm

When Ethan Malmborg was 5 years old, his father came downstairs at midnight to find his son at the dining room table...
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5 Tiny House Uses For Students, Seniors & More!

Recreational Vehicles are used primarily for travel and part time living, but Tiny House RVs are a special breed. Each one is personalized, not...
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Prepping Priorities – What Should You Be Prepping For?

When we jump on preparedness sites, sometimes we’re immediately struck by the enormous loads of things to buy, do, and learn. We immediately start...