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Simple Living

Replenish Yourself by Spending Time in Nature

Did you have a good weekend? What did you get up to? Weekends may be short if you're working Monday to Friday, but they're your chance to reclaim some of your life back...

Simple Living

Early Mornings, Blueberries, and a Seasonal Income

Our home is nestled in a place called Sunset Country, on the northern shore of Lake of the Woods, Ontario. The forest surrounds our property...blocking out the sounds of the cars on the highway...

Living Off The GridSimple Living

Taking Time to Appreciate the Delights of Off-Grid Living

There is nothing more appealing to me, than waking each day, and looking outside at the snow to see what kind of animals may have visited during the night. We live off the grid in...

DownsizingMinimalismSimple Living

Breaking Free from the Desk for Life on the Water

I wake up in the morning not to an alarm clock, but to the natural rhythm of the day. The sailboat my wife, Jodi, and I live on is facing north, so the sun rises on our starboard side...

DownsizingMinimalismSimple Living

RVing: Low-Cost Life on the Road

For Roger Gallagher, 66, and his wife, Mary, 75, freedom to move around was part of the reason they took to living in an RV full-time. Both were previously truck drivers and...

Simple Living

Make Your Own Hobo Stove in Four Easy Steps

Sleeping under the stars, wandering the countryside with all your belongings in a bundle on your back...sounds like pure freedom. In reality, the life of the Great Depression-era hobo...

Simple LivingTiny Homes

How to Build a Log Cabin by Hand

Log cabins are a tried and true American tradition. They’ve been widely used since the days of the pioneers and continue to be a popular option if you want to make your own way in the world...

HomesteadingSimple Living

Choosing a New, Self-Sufficient Way of Life

We wake up every morning ready to start a new day here at HiBar Ranch. There is something about living in a more sustainable and self-sufficient way that motivates us every day...

Online IncomeSimple Living

Call the Shots…Be Your Own Boss

When you work for yourself, you get to call the shots and decide on your own hours. That kind of freedom is gold. It allows you to take time off for family visits…extended vacations…