Open Skies Farmstead

Crunchy, Off-Grid Living in Rural Alaska


March 2017

Revisiting Reducing

We are approaching a year being back out of town and out on our land, off-grid. Because our living situation was up in the air at the time of the move, what with moving out of our apartment initially into a... Continue Reading →


Proper Draft for the Wood Stove

It dawned on me that I ´╗┐hadn't actually updated you guys on the recent goings-on with the wood stove. Perhaps you remember that when we installed the stove pipe, we had only gone about 36" or so above the nook... Continue Reading →

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