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Meeting our Neighbors
The trail cameras we installed a month ago didn't pick anything up for a little while, but this week they've captured some action!
Learning New Skills
We both love embarking on new adventures and learning new skills is a huge part of that experience for us.
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 Brush, Shipping Container & RV Updates
It's been a busy week with lots of development on the land, plus my first hands-on experience with a sawmill!
We decided to use the wood chips from last week's chipping to spread on our land to make some nice hiking trails - but it's a slow process!
Building our dream home is going to take us a long time, but we've been chipping away at it - literally!
Wood Chipping with the Vermeer BC900XL
We rented a Vermeer BC900XL brush chipper to see how quickly we could process our slash and log piles - can it really chip 9" logs?
Kubota L3901 Compact Tractor
We bought a brand new Kubota L3901 4WD HST compact tractor with attachments and accessories for helping build our house.
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.
Jobsite Battery Charging with the Dewalt DCB104
An in-depth review of how to use the Dewalt DCB104 4-port battery charger to keep your cordless power tools working all day long.
Game of LoggingChainsaw 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
We take to the trails across our land to clear some fallen trees, and see what discoveries we might find!
Clearing the Road
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.
We Bought Land!
Find out how we bought 40 acres of raw land in central Vermont, and how we plan to build our dream home all by ourselves!
We Saw A Bear!
We've been enjoying the warm, sunny weather but we ran into an unexpected surprise when we were out hiking on the trails near our RV!
We've been researching tractors lately and in the past few weeks, we've been out shopping to try to find the perfect tractor for our land!
We were interviewed by the team at GAFFL to share our story of RV life - our inspiration for RVing, the benefits it has brought us and much more!
Smart RV TutorialPart 2: Installing Home Assistant on a Raspberry Pi
Home Assistant will be the brains of our entire Smart RV, so in this blog post we'll be installing it on a Raspberry Pi connected to WiFi, ready to start adding devices.
13 Must Have RV Accessories
Feeling overwhelmed with all the things you think you need to buy before your first camping trip? We boil it down to the absolute bare essential RV accessories that you'll need.