Tag: off grid living

  • Notes From the North

    Seasons Greetings! Hey Tribe, I have been thinking about all of the things in my life that I’m thankful for. We are in that time period between Thanksgiving and Christmas where the days get shorter and colder (at least up here in the U.P.), and life tends to slow down for a bit. Don’t get […]

  • Notes From the North

    Notes From the North

    Amy’s Bugout Bag LINK TO VIDEO Hey tribe, it’s Amy. Today, I made a video on my bug out bag which you can find via the link above. I thought I’d write up what is covered for those of you who don’t want to watch the video.   I keep the bag with me in my […]

  • Notes From the North

    Seasonal Change Hey Tribe, it’s late October and winter preparations are in full swing here in the Upper Peninsula. I apologize for not blogging more, but if you are also following our Facebook page, I’ve been doing more video content. We’ve experienced our first big gale of the season, with rain, sleet, snow, and wind […]

  • Notes From The North

    First Aid and Preparedness Dealing with medical emergencies I have been reflecting a lot about first aid and preparedness. I (obviously) live in a very remote area. Our major town is about 40 minutes away under good conditions, and ambulance response can be up to an hour and a half, which can feel like a […]

  • Notes From the North

    Reflections on Self Reliance, Humility, and Community Self Reliance Proverbs 15:14 The discerning heart seeks knowledge, but the mouth of a fool feeds on folly. One of the things I like about the lifestyle I live is that I try to be as self-sufficient as I can. That goes well beyond trying to grow my own […]