Going Off-Grid – Introduction

Our Current Solar Array

One of the most frequent questions I get is, “How do I go off-grid?” This is the first episode in a new series that will help YOU answer that question.

Selecting a Homestead Location – Finding Your Property

Finding your property can be a great field trip

Though it can take some time, finding your property can be fun. And it can be rewarding in other ways. There is no hurry. There are always deals to be had. Time spent up front can refine your features list and build familiarity with the market, which will help you identify a truly good deal. We’ll take a look at some ways to help in your homestead search.

Episode notes: https://higher-octave.com/6

Selecting a Homestead Location – Choosing a Region

This is the fourth installment of the Selecting a Homestead Location series. As the business adage goes: It’s all about location, location, location. This is especially true for our homestead. We’ll cover what we should consider when choosing a region for our homestead.

Selecting a Homestead Location – Core Values

Why Should We Consider Our Core Values? Our core values will determine what we will actually do, not what we hope or say we will do. They are often unconscious, but influence us nonetheless. They do not change easily, especially when we are unaware of them. Ensuring our homestead selection matches up with our core values will […]

What is Homesteading?

In this episode, we ask, “What is Homesteading?” A few of the answers may surprise you.

2014-08-21 Generator & Well Pump Fixed

I’ve posted a bunch of problems of late. I’m actually kinda embarrassed by such negativity. There’s so much for us to be thankful. We are very blessed. This post has a couple of positive developments. First, not included in the video, the diesel generator is now working. Seems that it just had some bad fuel. […]