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The Maple Syrup Experiment

The Maple Syrup Experiment

6 months agoAdventures

We tried making maple syrup from scratch for the first time by tapping our own trees and boiling the sap on a campfire - it was a delicious success!

Thanksgiving 2021

Thanksgiving 2021

10 months agoInstant Pot

With so much to do before we leave Vermont for winter, will we get everything done in time? It's been busy, but we decided to relax this Thanksgiving.

Storing 100TB in an RV

Storing 100TB in an RV

10 months agoBehind the Scenes

This week we picked up another 14TB Easystore drive in the sales, bringing our total to over 100TB of data storage in the RV - here's how we do it!

Becoming Vermonters

Becoming Vermonters

11 months agoNews

We've completed our move to Vermont, bought a new vehicle, cut more firewood than we know what to do with, and received a very exciting delivery!

Self-Hosted Podcast: Adventurous Build (Episode 53)

This week I was invited to join Self-Hosted show hosts Chris Fisher and Alex Kretzschmar to talk about my experience with self-hosting  in the RV.

3 Year Nomadiversary

It's been 3 years since we moved out of our 4-bedroom home and into our 180 sq ft RV. As we celebrate our nomadiversary, we're also reflecting on the last year.

Clearing Trees with our new Tractor

This week we picked up our brand new Kubota tractor and set to work immediately to clear some fallen trees on our property.

Game of Logging: Chainsaw Training

This week I attended a Game of Logging training course by Northeast Woodland Training to learn the basics of safe chainsaw operation and tree felling.

Exploring Our Land

Exploring Our Land

1 year agoNews

We take to the trails across our land to clear some fallen trees, and see what discoveries we might find!

Clearing the Road

Clearing the Road

1 year agoNews

The land is ours and now the hard work starts. Our first project is to clear a road so that we can drive our truck onto the property.

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Off-grid or on-grid?

3 days agoHouse Build

As we're building our dream home in Vermont, there's one big question we have to answer: should we connect to power or go off-grid?

Well Install: Part 4 - Water Testing

Before we can drink from our well, we need to test the water to make sure it's safe. After a nervous wait, here's what we discovered.

Well Install: Part 3 - Temporary Setup

How do you run a well pump manually using power from a generator? We create a temporary setup to do just that and fill our RV tank.