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Effective Natural Sleep Aids

By Amber Bradshaw | Mar 9, 2019

  Effective Natural Sleep Aids Do you suffer from sleep disorders? With the scary side-effects of prescription sleeping medications and treating insomnia, natural sleep aids are more sought after than ever. Effective natural sleep aids make those nights of counting sheep a distant memory.

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Herbs To Ease Joint and Arthritis Pain

By Amber Bradshaw | Feb 25, 2019

Herbs To Ease Joint and Arthritis Pain If you or a loved one has ever experienced painful joints or arthritis pain, you know the value of gaining relief. There are many herbs to ease joint and arthritis pain. Did you know, according to the Arthritis Foundation, it’s estimated over one-third of the American population is…

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Building Off The Grid: Getting Started

By Amber Bradshaw | Feb 2, 2019

  To begin, I need to state that every build is different and every situation is unique. It would be impossible to cover every possible case scenario for building off the grid. Hopefully, I will be able to lead you in the right direction in getting started, or at least give you some new ideas.

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Fellow Homesteaders Land on National TV by Building Off The Grid

By Amber Bradshaw | Jan 24, 2019

Fellow Homesteaders Land on National TV by Building Off The Grid Formerly just small-town urban homesteaders, Timmy and Amber Bradshaw of Pawleys Island, South Carolina moved with their three children less than a year ago to the Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee. Just three months on their new land, they received an opportunity to film…

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Home Security For The Off-Grid (or any) Homestead

By Amber Bradshaw | Jan 19, 2019

  Home Security For The Off-Grid Homestead You’ve made the decision and investment to use an off-grid power source: solar, wind, hydro, your own generator, or a combination. You’ve detached your homestead from the grid. This is certainly a significant step in self-sufficiency but what about home security on the off-grid homestead?

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Pecking Order In The Hen-house-What is Pecking Order?

By Amber Bradshaw | Jan 18, 2019

  Pecking Order In The Hen-house- What is Pecking Order Just like work at the office, kids on the playground, and the coop, there is always a pecking order. Where one animal, or person, is the top dog and everyone falls in line somewhere below that person. Honestly, I’m not sure if I’ve ever been…

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DIY Grill Seasoning Kit- Budget Friendly Gift Idea

By Amber Bradshaw | Dec 12, 2018

This budget-friendly grill kit is the perfect gift to give any time of the year. They are great for camping, cooking out, or take to on vacations; the small size makes them easy to pack and store.

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DIY Tea Gift: Make This Adorable Budget-Friendly Gift For Tea Lovers

By Amber Bradshaw | Dec 12, 2018

The perfect gift for the tea lover on your list! This travel tin is so easy to store, you can take it anywhere and never be without your favorite tea. Great gift for friends, family, co-workers, hairdressers, teachers, just about anyone who loves the taste of a good cup of tea. Super easy to make…

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Bathing Off-Grid With Our Outdoor Shower & How to Stay Clean Without Electricity

By Amber Bradshaw | Oct 30, 2018

Power loss, natural disaster, camping, broke water lines and more, are all reasons why you may need to take an outdoor shower. Bathing off-grid or without electricity can be tricky, see what we do for ideas on how to stay clean. 

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