Category Archive: Off Grid

Apr 16

Totally Off Grid Floating Self Sustained Home

        Take a video tour of Freedom Cove, a totally off grid, self-sustained,floating home in the wilderness off Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. They had greenhouses for growing their own fruits and vegetables and get their fresh water from a waterfall in summer and from rain fall in the winter months. Wayne Adams and Catherine King  …

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Mar 30

Homemade Solar Heater From Recycled Materials Off Grid Project

This step by step tutorial of how to make a homemade solar heater from recycled materials is an off grid project for supplemental home heating. It is a great way to create non electric safe heating an outbuilding, shed, chicken coop or garage. Materials needed to build homemade solar panels: Empty aluminum cans Aluminum house …

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Mar 21

Biscuits Stuffed With Sausage Gravy At Home Or While Camping

If you love biscuits and gravy you will love these two ways of stuffing your biscuits with the sausage gravy for a hand held take of an old beloved recipe that is one of my absolute favorite weekend breakfasts.  Most of the time I just bake the biscuits and we break them open and pour …

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Mar 07

Build A Small Hydropower Generator for Off The Grid Energy

This step by step tutorial of how to build a small Hydropower generator for off the grid energy education. This introduction to building a hydroelectric generator will show the basics of hydroelectricity. Although, this project is used from recycled materials and will not stand up to long term use – it will prove that the …

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Mar 05

A Glimpse Of The Awesome Tiny Homes Of Sisters On The Fly

These tiny homes are awesome inside and out. The Sisters On The Fly are a  a group of women who buy, restore, and decorate vintage trailers, then travel around the country fishing, playing cards, cooking good food outdoors, drinking wine, and telling tall tales around the campfire. Irene Rawlings has a book out called Sisters …

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Mar 03

Learn How To Bake Without An Oven

If you own a dutch oven, check out these instructions for baking in it without using an oven. You will learn how to bake on charcoal or wood fire and even on the stove top. Pioneer Settler shares information on how to bake without using an oven.  This info could come in handy for camping …

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