The tiny home idea has been scrapped for the most part, although we plan to build a vardo, or gypsy wagon, in the future for our SCA camping. In having the vardo, I will have my tiny home, although it will be more like a small vacation cabin and less like full-time living. For a permanent home, we plan to buy a piece of land and either build a small house or cabin or buy a used mobile home to go on it. Our home will still be small and will be off-grid. Having a small homestead that is as close to self-sufficient as possible is an important goal; we want to quit watching our little bit of income get blown away by one or two bills; mainly electric and food. The power keeps rising, as do the prices at the grocery store. It is clear that we need to take measu
I am a soon-to-be empty nest mom who is graduating from college and looking at a new way of living and a new career.