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Jul 15

Palm-Sized Device Lets You Call and Text Off the Grid 

One difficult thing about living off grid is how cut off you would be from communication. No matter how self-reliant one would like to be, we live in this era of technology and sometimes…well, it’s pretty darn cool. This device allows you to make off grid phone calls and text messages. The catch? It’s a …

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Jun 09

What’s An Earthship?? 

If you have ever wondered what it would be like to live completely off grid, or have considered going for it, but aren’t sure you can truly cut it, well have I got good news! You can RENT an EARTHSHIP. Not sure what an Earthship is? Neither was I. The following video explains what they are …

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Jun 07

The OFF Pocket

Have you hear of the pocket that allows you to go off grid without ever turning your phone off? If it’s five minutes or five hours, just place your phone in this pocket and you will be blocked off the grid. Pretty sweet, huh? Here is the original concept, but since its inception. other similar …

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Jun 05

DIY Off The Grid Internet

  So I guess we don’t have to sacrifice luxury when trying to remain off the grid, but my question is, how off the grid are you when you have internet? Maybe you can make it through the complex language that they use in the link below. I personally had to Google a lot of …

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May 28

Learn How To Wash Clothes During An Emergency

Life on the road truly does force you to have some creative thoughts, if not creative solutions! There have been many a-time where the laundry facilities were unusable, unavailable, or just too darned expensive. We have toyed around with learning to do wash on our own. Off-grid. This seems to be the favored method, but …

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May 22

Seven Ways To Light a Fire Without a Match

  We certainly are spoiled campers these days with firestarter logs readily available to help light your puny campfire. Okay, this is a self-criticism. Maybe none of you do this. But after years of always having a wood-burning fireplace in my homes, and now, a firepit while camping full-time, I realized last night how reliant …

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May 16

Homestead Outdoor kitchen

This article caught my eye immediately just by looking at how this shelving system utilizes the trees and other nearby equipment like large lobster pots. This Homestead Honey is truly an inspiration, making off-grid living look like a total breeze. I now have a new goal to aspire to. Check out this outdoor kitchen, complete …

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May 13

How To Make Endless Hot Water Without Electricity

Are you a prepper? Then you might just enjoy this information. This is how to make a DIY water heater that is off grid. This low flow design utilizes a copper coil and a stove chimney that you can purchase at any hardware store. The technology is very simple, there is no magic going on …

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May 03

Unique Vintage Mobile Homes

As full time rv-ers we are enthusiast of all things portable that can be lived in. This is far from a new concept or fad. Motor homes have been around a long time, and some of the older designs were really great. I love looking at these old rv’s, hope you enjoy them as well! …

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Mar 25

An Underground Home Is Great For The Do-It-Your-Selfer

Underground Homes   Part bunker, part home, these pre-fabricated modular building systems are an excellent choice for the handy do-it-yourself-er. You can customize the interior as well as integrate the system underground. Made from a fiber reinforced polymer, these modular pods are designed to be able to link together which gives numerous configuration options and …

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