How To Make a Swedish Fire Torch

This is how to make a Swedish Fire Torch. This is pretty much a self explanatory way to build a campfire and survival fire. It lasts a long time and provides a flat surface to cook on.

“Schwedenfackel, or Schwedenfeuer (Schwedenfeuer, German Wikipedia). Roughly translated, it means “Swedish fire torch”, also […]

By |November 23rd, 2014|DIY, Survival, Sustainable Living|0 Comments

600 Watt Water Powered Generator Made from an Old Washing Machine

Homemade 600 Watt generator made from an old washing machine! now if you’re going to live off the grid and generate your own power you have to choose how you’re going to provide that power in the most efficient and cost effective way possible. Everything you do must of course […]

By |November 23rd, 2014|DIY, Renewable Energy, Sustainable Living|0 Comments

Gorgeous Modern Tiny House Hand Built in 4 Months for $23k

Couple built this cute modern tiny house on wheels for less than $23k.

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“Our 221 SF (+128SF in lofts) was self designed and built tiny house on a 28′ trailer. Built for $22k ($33k including all cabinets and appliances), our tiny house feels spacious, roomy and totally livable. BEST […]

By |November 23rd, 2014|Cabins, DIY, Sustainable Living|0 Comments

Bobcat Wood Splitter is Crazy AWESOME!

I want one! This is the coolest wood splitter in the world. I must have one for my off grid farm. This will make you envious for sure. Instead of spending all your time on weekends for the spring, summer, and fall, imagine only spending one day cutting enough firewood […]

By |November 21st, 2014|DIY, Homesteading, Sustainable Living|0 Comments

Dear Facebook, Let My People Go!

Hey Facebook, You’re hurting my business and my fans.

I, like many thousands of hard working people, run an online business. A business which is being hurt by your actions. A business which I am considering moving to another social network if you continue to limit my post’s reach to my […]

By |November 20th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Awesome 750sqft Solar Powered Floating Greenhouse is Pure Genius

How about a solar powered floating greenhouse? Want one? I do. Dubbed the Jellyfish Barge. It’s a 750sqft octagonal shaped barge which floats atop recycled plastic barrels. Capable of supporting and providing up to two families with healthy organic food.

“… Jellyfish Barge is a floating agricultural greenhouse, able to purify salt, brackish […]

By |November 20th, 2014|Aquaponics, DIY, Gardening, Homesteading, Hydroponic, Sustainable Living|1 Comment

The Sun Hive: A Majestically Beautiful Bee Hive That Could Save The Honey Bees

The Sun Hive is a bee hive centered around natural hive geometry and a natural approach to modern beekeeping.

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Bees however are in danger. Pesticides, industrialization and other climate factors are effecting the life of the bees, and ultimately our sustainability and food supply. Bees are the main pollinators of the […]

By |November 20th, 2014|DIY, Gardening, Sustainable Living|0 Comments

How To Make an Oil Lamp from an Orange in 1 Minute – Lasts 6-8 Hours!

Here’s a quick video how to make an oil lamp in less than a minute from an orange and some olive oil. This is a cool homesteading hack that you can do quickly and easily to produce emergency light. I’ve seen a few versions of this orange oil lamp hack, […]

By |November 17th, 2014|DIY, Homesteading, Sustainable Living|0 Comments

14 Genius Ways To Recycle Used Coffee Grounds

Don’t throw away your coffee ground! Here’s a list of 14 ways to use your old coffee grounds. Practical uses and some alternative methods as well.

“Coffee is good for more than just waking you up in the morning!  Take a look at this list and find the perfect recycling tips and tricks […]

By |November 16th, 2014|Gardening, Homesteading, Sustainable Living|1 Comment

Gorgeous Little 200sqft Cabin Built by Father & Son

This tiny little cabin at 200sqft has everything you need. Christian and Eric Hoffman are the father son team who created and built this cute tiny cabin.

 

Exterior…

 

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Moving the cabin into place.

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Looking into the kitchen and loft from the living area…

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Cute little kitchen with propane stove and stainless steel sink.

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Bathroom with built […]

By |November 14th, 2014|Cabins, Homesteading, Sustainable Living|0 Comments