Solar Cooking in a Sun Oven

July 20, 2015 Kendra 29

I have a new love: Solar Cooking! By using the sun to cook our foods, I’m saving money and energy, and keeping my house cooler during the hot summer months. Plus, the food is AMAZING.

Wood Stoves and Humidity

November 23, 2014 Kendra 13

Adding humidity back to the air when you burn a wood stove is really important. Here are a couple of ways you can do that.

The Dangerous Side of Solar

November 6, 2014 Kendra 29

Dealing with solar panels is just as dangerous as dealing with live electricity. We knew that going into this. But a simple mistake could have had deadly consequences.

Earth Oven

April 13, 2014 Kendra 13

Over the weekend we got to watch a couple demonstrate how to bake in an Earth Oven. I was fascinated by the entire thing, and asked a ton of questions. Here’s everything I learned about how to make your own earth oven and use it to bake delicious breads!

Hand Washing Clothes

April 8, 2014 Kendra 58

Today I did all of our laundry by hand. It was actually kinda fun! And I learned a few things that will help it go more quickly next time.

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Our Newly Installed Wood Stove

January 5, 2011 Kendra 32

We are so happy to finally have a wood stove installed in the house! It took us a few days to figure it out, but we’ve finally got the hang of this thing!