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Living Off The Grid

How To Go Off The Grid In One Year Or Less

Feeling trapped, drained, and dismayed by the slough of a so-called “normal” life? Desperate to start taking direct control of your own happiness and freedom by living in harmony with nature and...

Homesteading

How Gardening Improves Physical and Mental Health

You already know that gardening is good for you. Growing your own food provides you with fresh, clean produce, free of the pesticides and GMOs that lace most of our store-bought foodstuffs...

MinimalismSelf-RelianceSimple Living

Five Steps to Living Debt Free This Holiday Season

The holidays are a time for enjoying the company of those you love, and showing them how much you care with thoughtful gifts or the simple pleasure of your company. But if you’re not careful, the...

HomesteadingSelf-Reliance

Create Your Homestead with these Financial Supports

Do you find yourself dreaming of the homesteading life where traditional values, old skills, fresh air, and physical activity make for a more satisfying way of life? If you feel ready and willing...

DownsizingSimple Living

Simplify Your Life…with these Seven Great Apps

Technology is a funny thing. With all the various ways to communicate, services to subscribe to, and passwords to keep track of; you could hardly be blamed for letting it complicate your life.

Financial FreedomFinancial Independence

Easy Income from Your Daily Activities

Sometimes, all it takes to get started on the path to eliminating debt and living the life of your dreams is a little extra cash on the side. Those of us who are already putting in a full work...

Geographical Independence

It’s Time to Question the Cost of Living

You don't have to be wealthy to own a sprawling plot of gorgeous property. There are beautiful properties to be found all over the U.S. at shockingly low prices. Parcels upon parcels of...

Geographical Independence

Use the Sharing Economy for Affordable Travel

One of the most exciting things about the growth of the sharing economy is that it allows us to vacation and travel on even the tightest of budgets. In fact, just by knowing where to look, you...

Simple Living

Create Space, Get Organized, and Travel Light

Whether you’re prepping for a move to a smaller space to save on mortgage or rent – or just trying to simplify the space you’re in – everyone can benefit from a good paring down. And one of the...

Self-Reliance

Five Steps to Improve Your Skills

Next year might be the year you quit your job…build a homestead…and start living the dream. But you might want to implement a few small changes before to make the big leap. We’re taught to...