I have seen this question come up so many times and there is no absolute answer to it as there are so many variables to off grid. Let us start with what you think off-grid means and what do George and Martha think off-grid means. Off grid could be you just roaming the streets with an animal, let us… Read More WHAT DOES IT COST TO LIVE OFF GRID?
It’s that time of year that we give thanks and celebrate life and enjoy our families. So since we are off grid a few things change, we can hunt a turkey for Thanksgiving or just buy one at a store in town. We went ahead and got one at the store this year and cooked… Read More THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS FOR OFF GRID FAMILIES.
The next fall edible mushroom is the Late Fall Olive Oysterling, Fall Oyster mushroom, Sarcomyxa serotina (Panellus serotinus), they are not very popular because most people do not have the patience to cook them properly. This mushroom grows on old dead wood and sometimes under them where you will have to bend down to see… Read More THE LATE FALL OLIVE OYSTERLING MUSHROOM
I know it has been forever and I have been pretty busy and have not posted for a while. Well, winter is coming so to us that means making sure we have plenty of wood to keep us warm and plenty of blankets and stuff in case we have trouble with the heat. I traded… Read More WINTER IS COMING! AND HUNTING SEASON
I asked Leenie if she wanted to go for a ride and see if any mushrooms had popped up, She was pretty excited to go. We rode up off our property to State land and just started looking around. The ground is still pretty dry even after the full day of rain, I hope it… Read More MAJOR VISITORS………MOOSE!