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Off-Grid Video Extravaganza Part 6 of 6

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Off-Grid Video Extravaganza Part 6 of 6

“The greatest fine art of the future will be the making of a comfortable living from a small piece of land.”
 Abraham Lincoln

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Walden Inspired Off-Grid Living

By Bev Sandlin, Executive Editor

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Off-Grid Video Extravaganza Part 5 of 6

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Off-Grid Video Extravaganza Part 5 of 6

“What is a soul? It’s like electricity – we don’t really know what it is, but it’s a force that can light a room.”
Ray Charles

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Off-Grid Float Cabin on a Lake

By Bev Sandlin, Executive Editor

 

This vi...

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Off-Grid Video Extravaganza Part 3 of 6

Off-Grid Video Extravaganza Part 3 of 6

“People always fear change. People feared electricity when it was invented, didn’t they? People feared coal, they feared gas-powered engines… There will always be ignorance, and ignorance leads to fear...

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Off-Grid Video Extravaganza Part 2 of 6

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Off-Grid Video Extravaganza Part 2 of 6

“We often take for granted that our lights will come on when we flip the light switch, but the reality is that our reliability standards and the current state of the transmission grid leave us all vulnerable to...

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Off-Grid Video Extravaganza Part 1 of 6

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Start of our Off-Grid Video Extravaganza Part 1 of 6

“We’re a superpower with a Third World grid.”
Bill Richardson

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A DIY Off-Grid Home and a Zero Net Energy Home

By Bev Sandlin, Executive Editor

How to have a home with no house payments ...

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Off Grid Series Part 6 of 6: Homestead Businesses

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“Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.”
G. M. Trevelyan

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Off-Grid 6: Homestead Businesses

By Bev Sandlin

 

Along the side of a gravel road an old farm wagon advertises pizza! Wood fired pizzas every Fr...

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Off Grid Part 5 of 6: Gardens and Greenhouse

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That is not to say that we can relax our readiness to defend ourselves. Our armament must be adequate to the needs, but our faith is not primarily in these machines of defense but in ourselves.

Chester W. Nimitz

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Off-Grid 5: Gardens & Greenhou...

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Off Grid Part 4 of 6: Water & Waste

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“Let us not listen to those who think we ought to be angry with our enemies, and who believe this to be great and manly. Nothing is so praiseworthy, nothing so clearly shows a great and noble soul, as clemency and readiness to forgive.”


Marcus Tull...

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Off-Grid Part 3 of 6: Masonry Heater

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“Courage is almost a contradiction in terms.

It means a strong desire to live taking the form of readiness to die.”

Gilbert K. Chesterton

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Off-Grid Part 3: Masonry Heater

By Bev Sandlin

 

The heart of a homestead is the hearth...

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Off Grid Part 2 of 6: Going on a tour…….

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“Worry does not mean fear, but readiness for the confrontation.”

Bashar al-Assad

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Off-Grid Part 2

By Bev Sandlin

 

As I walked up the hill along the stone path to this homeowner built homestead, it felt like I was coming home...

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Off Grid Part 1 of 6: The Start of an Adventure

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Everyone – 

I am very excited!  Starting today a six part series is being published written by Bev Sandlin (SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com‘s Executive Editor). This series highlights an incredible multi-family off-grid homestead...

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Urban Homesteading on the Rise………..

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“It’s not a single idea, but many ideas and attitudes, including a reverence for nature and a preference for country life; a desire for maximum personal self-reliance and creative leisure; a concern for family nurture and community cohesion; a belief...

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