Low Tech Life

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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An 1856 Pocket Watch

Time during a power outage

If the mains electricity supply fails, how long will your batteries last to keep your life functioning? My laptop would ...
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Kevin and Emelie

Tinder from Pencil Sharpened Wood

Don't worry, I am not about to suggest you burn all your pencils. I came across this nice little life ...
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Heating space using water

Using the heat capacity of water

I really enjoyed this post on the Green Farm Life blog. It makes a lot of sense to heat water ...
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Collection of Hand Tools

Losing the tech

Boom! It's happened. All of a sudden your home goes dark and the electricity is off. Your mobile phone does ...
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It was time for the TV to leave home

A few years ago I read a book by a famous businessman. He was a self-made multi-millionaire who had been on ...
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