Wood Stove Restoration Part One – Removing Rust

We are starting to prepare for the off grid life and were lucky enough to have this beautiful wood stove gifted to us from some dear friends (click here to see pics!) https://youtu.be/tF_FR7BxTr0 It is a 1941 Findlay Favorite Box 28 Cook Stove that hasn’t seen the light of day in many, many years. It … Continue reading Wood Stove Restoration Part One – Removing Rust

5 Tips For Buying Off Grid Property

Let’s face it, the world has been a strange place lately! Many people are thinking of going off the grid and building a cabin in the woods. Knowing what to look for when buying an off grid property is a great place to start. When we started looking for off grid land, we made a … Continue reading 5 Tips For Buying Off Grid Property

First Look At Our Off Grid Property

This is the moment we have been waiting for right here! We are standing in the middle of our very own off grid land! Standing in the middle of our off grid land! As soon as we started to drive down the twisty turny road along the river that led to our property, we knew … Continue reading First Look At Our Off Grid Property

Up North, Fresh Air and Pine Trees

On Thursday, we finally made the trek up North to go see our property! If you are just tuning in, we decided to purchase a piece of off grid land on the Black River that we will be building our cabin on! We purchased this land sight unseen as we fell in love with it … Continue reading Up North, Fresh Air and Pine Trees

The Antique Wood Stove of Our Dreams

If you are going to build a Pioneer cabin, you are going to need a Pioneer stove! We were gifted the most amazing antique wood stove yesterday from dear friends! The minute we laid eyes on it, we knew this was going to be a perfect addition to our cabin (and trailer before that!) It … Continue reading The Antique Wood Stove of Our Dreams