Make Your Own Pemmican Recipe

Pemmican for emergencies Probably a majority of you have never heard of pemmican, this food was created by the Native American Indians and then it was discovered by the European explorers that settled this land. When it was first discovered by hunters and trappers…

Great Light For Camping or When The Lights Go Out

Brilliant Energy Efficient Light up the evening sky with FengChi Portable Outdoor LED Lantern. It features an omni-directional design yielding 360 degree of high-intensity, long-lasting illuminance. The low power consumption allows you to keep the lantern a glow in regular brightness for up to…

Portable Camping Hunting Fishing Cook Wood Stove

Here is another great idea for a portable wood stove that I came across today while doing some research online about going off-grid. This is a great stove you can use to cook your dinner, dry your gear, heat your shelter, or just warm…

Solar Window Box Is A Good Start For Going Off Grid

Make sure you like Urban Homesteader on Facebook or Twitter to be updated every time we find something that is innovative and help you to become self-sufficient on a budget. If you are like me I am constantly looking for ways to live off-grid….

How To Live Without Electricity

How To Get By Without Electricity In today‚Äôs age of technology it is hard to imagine that people live without electricity but many do. One of these people is my sister and brother-in law. The power lines stop about fifteen miles from their home…

Google Changing To Renewable Energy

Google Going Off The Power Grid: Google announced in 2016 that in 2017 Google will be able to power all of it global centers and their corporate offices using 100% renewable energy. Google uses the same amount of energy as the city of San…

Living Off The Grid Does Not Mean Being A Purist

LIVING OFF THE GRID: There are always people with an opinion on everything and of course their opinion is the only one that matters and the only one that is correct. When you search on the internet or talk to people about homesteading or…