Best Composting Toilet for Off Grid Living 

Best Composting Toilet for Off Grid Living 

Composting toilets are the best option for anyone living off grid in a tiny house, RV, or van. The composting toilet breaks down human waste with aerobic microorganisms. It stores the waste in tidy, removable packaging, which can then be used as compost. So… what is the best composting toilet for off grid living? The…

How to Get Internet Off The Grid? (Step By Step Guide)

How to Get Internet Off The Grid? (Step By Step Guide)

Living off the grid grid means, by definition, that you are not physically connected to public utilities. Usually, this means access to the internet is limited. Some people decide to go fully off grid and live without the internet. Others, like me, decide to keep it but set up an off grid internet system. You…

Growing Plum Trees: Your Guide to Plant and Harvest Plums! 

Growing Plum Trees: Your Guide to Plant and Harvest Plums! 

Growing plum trees is one of the simplest fruits to cultivate. It takes less effort to grow plums than apples or cherries. Additionally, numerous varieties of plums adapt to a wide range of conditions, so there is probably one that will flourish in your area. They provide a plentiful harvest even on tiny trees since…

How to Deal with Coyotes on Your Homestead

How to Deal with Coyotes on Your Homestead

Do you occasionally see glowing eyes staring at you from the underbrush at night and hear high-pitched yips? You most likely have some coyotes around and you’re probably wondering how to deal with coyotes! That is to be expected, given that they are extremely successful predators. Simply put, they don’t always make the best neighbors….

8 Things I learned While Living in a Yurt Full Time

8 Things I learned While Living in a Yurt Full Time

Outside of my little yurt in Virginia, the wind is howling. Beyond my flimsy fabric walls, it is extremely cold. However, it is quite warm inside my small yurt roundhouse, where the woodstove and flickering candlelight provide warmth to all the non-corners. I’ve been living in this yurt full time for over a year and…