Fire: Adventures in Off the Grid Living

It's going to below freezing again tonight, 27° to be exact. It's already cold in the house, not freezing yet though. Another night of hour long naps so that we can keep the fire going so the kids stay warm. Last night was such a relief from our normal state of affairs, but tonight we're [...]

Bitter Cold-Truth

We haven’t had electricity since Thursday when our electric company disreguarded a verbal agreement we had, refused to give us twenty-four hours and shut our power off. They claimed they would turn us back on but first we had to pay them nearly $400.00 and fork out a $1200 deposit. We have never not paid [...]