It's Tuesday December 11 and we are under our first storm warning of the season, from 4:00 am to 4:00 am Wednesday morning. The weather service is calling for up to 10" in the valleys and up to 2' in the mountains. We are somewhere in between here and there. We will be doing short … Continue reading New to us Plow Truck
It's been awhile since I have done a blog post. We have been busy. A lot has happened that I can not disclose yet. Don't worry, we are ok. Most of it is good. Anyway, we had a friend on Facebook reach out to us asking us to do a blog or video on the … Continue reading The Truth about Off Grid
Gardening is still very new to me. I do not have a “green” thumb and started learning late in my life. Just started to garden in Nevada a few years before we decided to jump into our new off grid life. Now, here we are in Idaho. Not only do we need to amend our … Continue reading Deer are eating our tomatoes!
We have a new name. The name of Max's Off Grid Paradise was to pay tribute to Max. He was a Newfoundland mix that stole and healed our hearts in a time of need. You see, we had just lost Abby, our Rotty to Cancer. Max helped heal us in that time. Time has come … Continue reading New name new look
This is not only a blog update on the electrical for the new cabin, it’s also a shout-out to my wonderful hubby! So let me start off by saying, I don’t know how my hubby does it sometimes. He is very persistent in learning what he needs to accomplish what ever task he needs. Since … Continue reading The pains of electrical
I really love learning about natural ways to stay healthy. There are so many things that grow in the wild that can be used medicinally. Like birch trees! I just learned you can tap a birch tree and drink the water (sap). Disclaimer...I'm not a medical professional. Please do your own research and consult your … Continue reading You can drink birch water?
As you know we are living in what I call "The scary cabin" until our new cabin is finished. We tried to make it as comfortable as possible without spending too much money or time on it. It will be a tear down and just not worth it. We're going to try and salvage the … Continue reading Life in the scary cabin