Low-tech Life

Night Sky

Opportunities all around

When places become familiar, people start to overlook the opportunities that surround them each and every day. Take the hedgerow ...
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Trees in Forest

Trees – we need more

I have spent today in the woods and as the old saying goes "what a difference a day makes". Surrounded ...
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Sunshine through trees

Listening to forest sounds at night

It has been one of those nights for me. I didn't manage to get to sleep and at 3 o'clock ...
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Clutter – it is time for you to go

Today I have spent most of the morning getting rid of clutter. After decades of collecting various things, I have ...
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Cabin Window

Cabin fever

I never did make it to that cabin. In fact, realistically, the chances of me ever making it to that ...
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Woodlands and open space

A walk in the woods

I live nearby a young woodland that was planted around five years ago. In human terms, it would be a ...
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Journal Books and Pen

Journal – The old school method

I have not been too active here of late. For some reason, the inspiration just has not hit to put ...
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Gear in a Craftsman Workshop

Environment – Why gearing up may not be the right way

I have just finished watching a video on YouTube where someone in a woodland environment, describing themselves as a 'prepper' ...
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Jas Towsend and Son - Baking No-knead bread

Bread – I always struggle baking that

I always struggling baking bread and because of that, I do not tend to try it too often. However, thanks ...
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Cooking on an open fire

Great food on an open fire

Cooking on an open fire can be a bit of a dark art. The video below is from the Wilderness ...
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