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DIY  CABIN GRAY WATER SYSTEM. Installation On The Cheap
 
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Installing a gray water drainage system at my off grid cabin. On my channel you will find informative videos on homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with helpful DIY projects for self reliance. Sharing knowledge from over 30 years of living in the woods. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. #graywater #septic #drywell #cabin #homestead #drainage
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HOW TO INSULATE A CABIN FLOOR AND KEEP IT RODENT FREE
 
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Sharing my technique how I insulate my cabin floors and keep them rodent free. Lots of people asking if they could use this in the walls and ceiling. Myself, I would NOT surround myself with it. A building needs to breath. At most, I would use it in the floor and ceiling but fiberglass in the walls. At 3.10 in this video you will how I install it during new construction. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZPWYa_6QelM On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. Link to the BUBBLE FOIL INSULATION that I use for insulating my cabin floors: http://amzn.to/2p5o2fB Enjoy our FREE RECIPES on the FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS Page: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support this channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO donations required. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. #logcabin #homesteader #prepper #insulation MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to rive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
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DEEP MULCH / BACK TO EDEN GARDENING EXPLAINED
 
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Explaining the process of the Back to Eden gardening system. On my channel you will find videos on homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with helpful DIY projects for self reliance and cabin building. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and footage firm which I am fully licensed for. LINK TO FLOATING SEED TRAYS: http://amzn.to/2c8zKDK #gardening #homestead #vegetables #organic #prepping #cabin #compost #mulching Shopping through the Amazon links provided helps support this channel.
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Trapline Tutorials - How To Make Your Own Catch Pole
 
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An in depth tutorial on making your own release stick for the trapline. This is a sturdy device that will last a lifetime. On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. Filmed and edited by JC Desclos. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com
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COOLER PERFORMANCE. The Salt Ice vs Regular Ice Debate.
 
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Showing how salt ice performs better than regular ice in my cooler. On my channel you will find videos on homesteading and gardening with great DIY projects for self reliance and living off the grid. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. #yeti #camping #coolers #refrigeration #food #cooking #survival #bushcraft
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Siding my Backwoods Cabin with logs I milled on my property.
 
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In this segment I'm siding the cabin with Adirondack style siding that I milled from logs on my property. On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com Filming and editing by JC Desclos
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CAST IRON COOKWARE. Part 2. How To Restore Neglected Ironware
 
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PART 2.. In this segment I give a full restoration to an old rusted fry pan. A trash to treasure transformation of cookware. On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for.
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JEWEL WEED. HOW TO MAKE THE WORLDS BEST POISON IVY REMEDY
 
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A tutorial on making a home made poison Ivy remedy. On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. Filmed and edited by JC Desclos Royalty Free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com
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DIY BERKEY STYLE WATER FILTER.  Update on my homemade water purifyer
 
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SHOP AMAZON FOR BERKEY FILTERS http://amzn.to/1S6hXe8 A follow up on my How To Build Your Own Berkey Style Water Purifier video. In this episode I show how I maintain my homemade water filtration unit. Having a way to purify drinking water plays an important role in the off grid lifestyle and can be a lifesaver for SHTF situations when the grid goes down. You cannot survive without water so be prepared for disasters with this simple how to project. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. Shopping at Amazon through this link helps to support this channel. http://amzn.to/1S6hXe8
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Backwoods Cabin Series #3  Building a road to my off grid cabin.
 
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On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. Royalty Free Music by http://audiomicro.com/royalty-free-music Filming and editing by JC Desclos
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HOW TO REMOVE MICE AND ANTS FROM YOUR HOMESTEAD. Homemade Ant Poison and Repeating Mouse Trap.
 
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DIY Ant and Rodent removal. Showing the technique I use for killing ants and mice in my backwoods cabin. On my channel you will find useful videos for homesteading and living off the grid with easy DIY projects for self reliance and simple living. Sharing knowledge from over 30 years of living in the woods. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. #mice #mousetrap #homesteader #prepping #offgrid
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CABIN LIFE VLOG.  I'M SO LUCKY I DON'T HAVE TO GO TO WORK EVERY DAY.
 
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In this episode, I share my thoughts on how prioritizing your spending can make a big difference in your life. On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support this channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO donations required. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. #money #homesteader #prepping MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I upload from the homestead or from a wifi location. The homestead was built for resale purposes and put on the grid but this will be for sale in 2017. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 9 in April of 2017 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: Do you spend all your time alone? A: Ha!!! Not hardly. I do enjoy my solitary times and wilderness adventures but keep most of my private life to myself. I only share what I choose to share. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. The homestead has a drilled well. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a $5000.00 per second users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017
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CAST IRON COOKWARE - Part ONE.. How to Care for your Ironware. Seasoning and Restoration.
 
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In this episode I demonstrate how to season cast iron pans and also restore rusty frying pans into beautiful nonstick cookware. On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. Filming and editing by JC Desclos.
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OFF GRID CABIN LIFE  Vlog #14   SEASONING CAST IRON ON A GAS GRILL & More Fun Clips
 
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In this episode, I show a speedy process for seasoning cast iron pans, griddles and waffle irons. This process beats the oven method and allows you to put multiple coats of seasoning on a pan in a short amount of time. Also featuring more fun random clips from our life on the mountain, living off the grid in the NH woods. Link to: SAFETY HARNESS: https://amzn.to/2Nqw3Wx Link to SUMMIT TREESTAND SAFETY HARNESS: https://amzn.to/2zV4ZeH Link to CHAGA TEA BAGS: Link to ELVEX SAFETY GLASSES: On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. FOR MORE CONTENT AND READINGS FROM MY PERSONAL MEMOIRS, COME JOIN OUR FRIENDLY CABIN LIFE COMMUNITY ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp :FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS page: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support our channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO DONATIONS REQUIRED. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to drive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: Q: What do you use for refrigeration? A: We have a small gas refrigerator that we salvaged from an old Shasta camper and a custom icebox that I built into the cabin wall. We make ice on site with a propane freezer. Video of icebox: Video of Gas Refrigerator: Propane Freezer: Q: What do you use for cooking and heating? A: We use a Kitchen Queen 380 for cooking and heating during the winter months but we also have an antique gas stove in the cabin for when we don't need the heat from the KQ. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
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Off Grid Cabin. The Workshop Project.
 
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Building a little workshop at my remote backwoods cabin. It'll be nice to have a warm, dry place to do some woodworking, sharpen chainsaws, do some meat cutting and putter on homestead projects. I will be installing solar panels on the south slop of the roof and may add a greenhouse off one side for starting vegetable plants. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. Filming and editing by JC Desclos.
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A CHANGE OF SEASONS. Our First Winter In Our Off Grid Cabin Is Behind Us.
 
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Spring has finally arrived and our first winter on the mountain is behind us. We moved to our off grid mountain cabin in June of 2017 and it’s been a wonderful experience so far. Our cabin is 1.6 miles off the pavement and we are surrounded by miles of forest. We are the first full time residents on the mountain in approx 100 years. Come along and share in our wilderness wdventure. On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. LINK TO TANKLESS WATER HEATERS: Gasland 2.64gpm 10 liter water heater: https://amzn.to/2HWx0at FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS website: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite Link to our PATREON CHANNEL: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support this channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO donations required. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to rive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
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OFF GRID CABIN LIFE  Vlog #11   Cabin Renovation Update and Fun Random Clips
 
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Sharing clips from our life off the grid in the NH woods. On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. FOR MORE CONTENT AND READINGS FROM MY PERSONAL MEMOIRS, COME JOIN OUR FRIENDLY CABIN LIFE COMMUNITY ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp :FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS page: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support our channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO DONATIONS REQUIRED. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to drive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: Q: What do you use for refrigeration? A: We have a small gas refrigerator that we salvaged from an old Shasta camper and a custom icebox that I built into the cabin wall. We make ice on site with a propane freezer. Video of icebox: Video of Gas Refrigerator: Propane Freezer: Q: What do you use for cooking and heating? A: We use a Kitchen Queen 380 for cooking and heating during the winter months but we also have an antique gas stove in the cabin for when we don't need the heat from the KQ. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
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REFLECTIONS OF A FUR TRAPPER. A Trip down Memory Lane.
 
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On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. In this episode I do a bit of reflecting on the good old days when we lived in simpler times. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. Filming and editing by JC Desclos.
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Deer Processing. How to Cut Up Your Own Deer. PART ONE
 
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A two part tutorial on processing your own deer. Everything from skinning your deer to making sausage. On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com
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NH CABIN TIME.  Trout and Tranquility
 
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Link to TELESCOPING TROUT ROD: http://amzn.to/2qcmlz6 Enjoying a little trout fishing at my remote off grid cabin in NH. On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. Link to our spice site: http://www.unclejimshomestead.com/add_to_cart.html If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support this channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO donations required. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. #logcabin #homesteader #prepper #trout MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I upload from the homestead or from a wifi location. The homestead was built for resale purposes and put on the grid but this will be for sale in 2017. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 9 in April of 2017 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: Do you spend all your time alone? A: Ha!!! Not hardly. I do enjoy my solitary times and wilderness adventures but keep most of my private life to myself. I only share what I choose to share. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. The homestead has a drilled well. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a $5000.00 per second users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017
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Twas The Night Before ANOTHER CABIN CHRISTMAS...with Frankie.
 
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A little Christmas parody from the Backwoods Cabin. Having fun with my border collie and enjoying some simple humor for the holidays. Life is good when you're living in the woods. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for.
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(REPOSTING) DIY EASY BUILD GREENHOUSE GARDEN. A How To Video.
 
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A repost of my HOW TO BUILD A HOOP HOUSE GARDEN. Taking a second chance with reposting this video after You Tube demonetized my last upload. Link to FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite Items we use and recommend: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. Plastic string reinforced greenhouse sheeting: http://amzn.to/2yFrLU3 UV Resistant Greenhouse film. http://amzn.to/2ASN3Ua If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support this channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO donations required. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com, Video Blocks and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. #logcabin #homesteader #prepper MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I upload from the homestead or from a wifi location. The homestead was built for resale purposes and put on the grid but this will be for sale in 2017. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 9 in April of 2017 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: Do you spend all your time alone? A: Ha!!! Not hardly. I do enjoy my solitary times and wilderness adventures but keep most of my private life to myself. I only share what I choose to share. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a $5000.00 per second users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017
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Rocket Stove Update.  Sharing Results From My DIY Project.
 
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These little cookstoves are handy for, camping, living off the grid and SHTF emergency preparedness situations. It enables you to cook and purify water without electricity, propane, charcoal or coleman type fuels. If the grid went down and you could no longer get clean drinking water, this unit will enable you to boil water without the need of a fire pit or even a chainsaw. Cooking and boiling can be achieved with a handful of twigs. A must have for the self sufficient homestead. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage firm which I am fully licensed for. Filming and editing by JC Desclos
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COOKING WITH A WOODSTOVE.  Homemade Pizza, English Muffins and Gorton Pork Spread.
 
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Cooking Homemade English Muffins, Gorton aka "Creaton" and Pizza dough with my woodfired oven. No off grid homestead is complete without a woodburning cookstove. Here I demonstrate how I use my Kitchen Queen stove to cook my food, heat my home and heat my water all with the same fire. Sharing my insights from over 30 years of living in the woods. On my channel you will find lots of helpful videos for simple living and a life of self reliance. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. Filming and editing by JC Desclos.
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Backwoods Cabin Series. First trip to my off grid cabin in 2013
 
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All a man needs is a cabin to escape to and a good dog to fetch his beer. Watch Frankie open the cooler and bring me beers at the end of this video. Audio files provided by: http://www.audiomicro.com Simple living and self reliance in the north woods. Filming and editing by JC Desclos.
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OFF GRID CABIN LIFE   Raisin Bread Waffles, Trail Cam Pics & My Survival Pack   Vlog 17
 
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In this episode, I show some pics from when my trail camera was watching over the dead mice I put in the woods. Also, I display the contents of my survival pack and share one of my favorite breakfast treats. Random clips from our life off the grid in the NH woods. Link to BUG JACKET: https://amzn.to/2ETCOB4 EMERGENCY DISPOSABLE PONCHO: https://amzn.to/2EKh3ng EMERGENCY SPACE BLANKET: https://amzn.to/2EMP5Yl My Favorite OLD TIMER KNIFE: https://amzn.to/2CD47Nk Good reliable compass: https://amzn.to/2yA1nxn FROGG TOGS RAIN SUIT: https://amzn.to/2yHbVev GLOW STICKS: https://amzn.to/2EJO3w3 All the items we use and recommend are listed in our GENERAL STORE: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. FOR MORE CONTENT AND READINGS FROM MY PERSONAL MEMOIRS, COME JOIN OUR FRIENDLY CABIN LIFE COMMUNITY ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp :FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS page: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support our channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO DONATIONS REQUIRED. MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to drive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: Q: What do you use for refrigeration? A: We have a small gas refrigerator that we salvaged from an old Shasta camper and a custom icebox that I built into the cabin wall. We make ice on site with a propane freezer. Video of icebox: Video of Gas Refrigerator: Propane Freezer: Q: What do you use for cooking and heating? A: We use a Kitchen Queen 380 for cooking and heating during the winter months but we also have an antique gas stove in the cabin for when we don't need the heat from the KQ. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
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HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN FUR STRETCHERS
 
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An in depth tutorial on making your own stretcher boards for the fur trade. On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. Filming and editing by JC Desclos Royalty free audio files provided by www,audiomicro.com
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CABIN LIFE With Dutch Oven Pork and Potatoes.
 
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Enjoying some cast iron Dutch oven cooking at the backwoods cabin. Nothing taste better than campfire cooking. Link to Dutch oven: http://amzn.to/2ozZlZS On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. Link to our spice site: http://www.unclejimshomestead.com/add_to_cart.html Link to Lodge brand ovens: http://amzn.to/2ovFHw9 If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support this channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO donations required. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. #castiron #logcabin #homesteader #prepper #recipes #ironware MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I upload from the homestead or from a wifi location. The homestead was built for resale purposes and put on the grid but this will be for sale in 2017. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 9 in April of 2017 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: Do you spend all your time alone? A: Ha!!! Not hardly. I do enjoy my solitary times and wilderness adventures but keep most of my private life to myself. I only share what I choose to share. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. The homestead has a drilled well. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a $5000.00 per second users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017
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OFF GRID CABIN LIFE.  Vlog #7  Progress On The Garden Space.
 
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In this episode, I show the progress we've made with the tree cutting and land clearing for our future gardens, greenhouses and solar power. On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp FOR MORE CONTENT AND READINGS FROM MY PERSONAL MEMOIRS, COME JOIN OUR FRIENDLY CABIN LIFE COMMUNITY ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS page: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support our channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO DONATIONS REQUIRED. MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to drive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: Q: What do you use for refrigeration? A: We have a small gas refrigerator that we salvaged from an old Shasta camper and a custom icebox that I built into the cabin wall. We make ice on site with a propane freezer. Video of icebox: Video of Gas Refrigerator: Propane Freezer: Q: What do you use for cooking and heating? A: We use a Kitchen Queen 380 for cooking and heating during the winter months but we also have an antique gas stove in the cabin for when we don't need the heat from the KQ. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
Просмотров: 21001 TheBossoftheSwamp OFF GRID SELF RELIANCE
NH CABIN PROJECT  Off Grid Homestead Renovation PART 6
 
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Part 6 of my renovation where I turn the old family hunting camp into my off grid homestead. It was my childhood dream to live in this cabin and now at 55 I'm pursuing that dream. Follow along with our backwoods cabin adventure. On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support this channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO donations required. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. #logcabin #homesteader #prepper #solar #building #construction MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I upload from the homestead or from a wifi location. The homestead was built for resale purposes and put on the grid but this will be for sale in 2017. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 9 in April of 2017 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: Do you spend all your time alone? A: Ha!!! Not hardly. I do enjoy my solitary times and wilderness adventures but keep most of my private life to myself. I only share what I choose to share. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. The homestead has a drilled well. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a $5000.00 per second users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017
Просмотров: 50950 TheBossoftheSwamp OFF GRID SELF RELIANCE
OFF GRID CABIN LIFE   Assoterd Clips From Our Life In The Woods   Vlog 16
 
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In this episode, I show the outstanding results I get from using a bucket trap for keeping mice and rodents from destroying my cabin. I also share my experience with attempting to use irish Spring soap for deterring mice from invading my vehicle. Also including an update on our Border Collie puppy and my weekly Q&A about our life on a mountain in the NH woods. Link to RETRACTABLE DOG LEASH: https://amzn.to/2PI2b9X ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. FOR MORE CONTENT AND READINGS FROM MY PERSONAL MEMOIRS, COME JOIN OUR FRIENDLY CABIN LIFE COMMUNITY ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp :FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS page: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support our channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO DONATIONS REQUIRED. MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to drive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: Q: What do you use for refrigeration? A: We have a small gas refrigerator that we salvaged from an old Shasta camper and a custom icebox that I built into the cabin wall. We make ice on site with a propane freezer. Video of icebox: Video of Gas Refrigerator: Propane Freezer: Q: What do you use for cooking and heating? A: We use a Kitchen Queen 380 for cooking and heating during the winter months but we also have an antique gas stove in the cabin for when we don't need the heat from the KQ. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
Просмотров: 23536 TheBossoftheSwamp OFF GRID SELF RELIANCE
OFF GRID CABIN LIFE  Weekly Vlog #4
 
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Sharing clips from our life, living off the grid in the NH woods. On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. FOR MORE CONTENT AND READINGS FROM MY PERSONAL MEMOIRS, COME JOIN OUR FRIENDLY CABIN LIFE COMMUNITY ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp Link to SPRUCE TREES: https://amzn.to/2Lyf1d6 Link to: CHAMPION 27 TON LOG SPLITTER: https://amzn.to/2LTmI9M FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS page: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support our channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO DONATIONS REQUIRED. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to drive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: Q: What do you use for refrigeration? A: We have a small gas refrigerator that we salvaged from an old Shasta camper and a custom icebox that I built into the cabin wall. We make ice on site with a propane freezer. Video of icebox: Video of Gas Refrigerator: Propane Freezer: Q: What do you use for cooking and heating? A: We use a Kitchen Queen 380 for cooking and heating during the winter months but we also have an antique gas stove in the cabin for when we don't need the heat from the KQ. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
Просмотров: 25237 TheBossoftheSwamp OFF GRID SELF RELIANCE
HOW TO BUILD A SUPER SIMPLE ROCKET STOVE
 
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This super easy rocket stove design enables you to cook and purify water with nothing more than small twigs found in the woods. Royalty Free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage firm which I am fully licensed for. This stove cooks in minutes without using coleman fuel or propane gas. The perfect camp stove for self reliance, off grid living and emergency SHTF situations. Filming and Editing by JC Desclos
Просмотров: 99871 TheBossoftheSwamp OFF GRID SELF RELIANCE
BACKWOODS LIVING. Just Another Day At My Off Grid Cabin.
 
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On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. Royalty free audio files provided by audiomicro.com Enjoying a simple life in the north woods. Filming and editing by JC Desclos
Просмотров: 84130 TheBossoftheSwamp OFF GRID SELF RELIANCE
THE OLD FAMILY HOMESTEAD. My Journey Home. Part 1
 
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A trip back home. Frankie and I go on a road trip to do some soul searching in the backwoods of New Hampshire. On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. Filming and editing by JC Desclos Royalty free audio files provided by www,audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for.
Просмотров: 52196 TheBossoftheSwamp OFF GRID SELF RELIANCE
BOUNTY HUNTER METAL DETECTOR REVIEW. Quick Silver Madness.
 
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A review of my experiences with the Bounty Hunter Quick Silver metal detector. On my channel you will find videos on homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with helpful DIY projects for self sufficiency. Sharing knowledge from over 30 years of living in the woods. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and footage firm which I am fully licensed for. #homestead #cabin #reviews
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OFF GRID CABIN LIFE  Vlog 15   Chaga, Fire Starters and NO TO FAME AND FORTUNE
 
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Sharing thoughts and footage from our cabin, living off the grid in the NH woods. On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. FOR MORE CONTENT AND READINGS FROM MY PERSONAL MEMOIRS, COME JOIN OUR FRIENDLY CABIN LIFE COMMUNITY ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp Link to the best source I know of for CHAGA TEA BAGS: https://amzn.to/2CbIq6Z Link to ENERGIZER PEN LIGHT: https://amzn.to/2CIQGMY FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS page: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support our channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO DONATIONS REQUIRED. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to drive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: Q: What do you use for refrigeration? A: We have a small gas refrigerator that we salvaged from an old Shasta camper and a custom icebox that I built into the cabin wall. We make ice on site with a propane freezer. Video of icebox: Video of Gas Refrigerator: Propane Freezer: Q: What do you use for cooking and heating? A: We use a Kitchen Queen 380 for cooking and heating during the winter months but we also have an antique gas stove in the cabin for when we don't need the heat from the KQ. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
Просмотров: 25032 TheBossoftheSwamp OFF GRID SELF RELIANCE
CABIN BUILDING. ADDING ON TO MY OFF GRID CABIN.
 
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On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com Filming and editing by JC Desclos
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OFF GRID CABIN LIFE  Vlog #10    Random Clips From Our Life In The Woods
 
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In this episode I show our new Border Collie puppy, I share some thoughts about my old favorite books on backwoods living and give an update on my dad's World War 2 fighting knife, also... another great find at our local dump and I show the difference between The Oyster Mushroom and the Northern Tooth mushroom. Fun random clips from our life, homesteading off the grid in the NH woods. On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. FOR MORE CONTENT AND READINGS FROM MY PERSONAL MEMOIRS, COME JOIN OUR FRIENDLY CABIN LIFE COMMUNITY ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp Links to books: HOW TO LIVE IN THE WOODS ON PENNIES A DAY: https://amzn.to/2CAAI8e BACK TO BASICS: https://amzn.to/2x3TZsT ONE MAN'S WILDERNESS: https://amzn.to/2CygcVB DEEP RIVER JIM'S WILDERNESS TRAIL BOOK: https://amzn.to/2N1g5H1 TRAILS OF AN ALASKAN TRAPPER: https://amzn.to/2CBprol :FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS page: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support our channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO DONATIONS REQUIRED. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to drive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: Q: What do you use for refrigeration? A: We have a small gas refrigerator that we salvaged from an old Shasta camper and a custom icebox that I built into the cabin wall. We make ice on site with a propane freezer. Video of icebox: Video of Gas Refrigerator: Propane Freezer: Q: What do you use for cooking and heating? A: We use a Kitchen Queen 380 for cooking and heating during the winter months but we also have an antique gas stove in the cabin for when we don't need the heat from the KQ. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
Просмотров: 24590 TheBossoftheSwamp OFF GRID SELF RELIANCE
Q&A SUNDAY episode 12. Answering Questions About Our Off Grid Cabin Life.
 
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Answering most frequently asked questions about our off grid cabin life. On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. LINK TO TANKLESS WATER HEATERS: Gasland 2.64gpm 10 liter water heater: https://amzn.to/2HWx0at Camp Chef Triton 10 liter water heater: https://amzn.to/2Hyz6hd EZ 101 tankless water heater: https://amzn.to/2r6BC3u FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS website: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite Link to our PATREON CHANNEL: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support this channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO donations required. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to rive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
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ANSWERS AND UPDATES ON OUR OFF GRID CABIN LIFE   Vlog with a Dog  #16
 
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Answering some frequently asked questions regarding our new off grid life. We have gone full circle and returned to the woods of New Hampshire to live in a mountain cabin. Link to FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support this channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO donations required. PRODUCTS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp “We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.” Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. #logcabin #homesteader #prepper #bushcraft MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I upload from a local wifi location. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 9 in April of 2017 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: Do you spend all your time alone? A: Ha!!! Not hardly. I do enjoy my solitary times and wilderness adventures but keep most of my private life to myself. I only share what I choose to share. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a $5000.00 per second users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017
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DUTCH OVEN RIBS. Campfire Cooking At My Off Grid cabin.
 
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On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading, living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. In this episode I show you how I'm cooking ribs to perfection in my cast iron Dutch oven. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for.
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HOW TO RESTORE VINTAGE CAST IRON WAFFLE IRONS
 
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In this episode, I do a full restoration on a rusty cast iron Wagner Waffle iron and transform it from trash to treasure. On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and campfire cooking with fun DIY projects for living off the grid and emergency preparedness. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods with a bit of backwoods humor thrown in. If you enjoy my channel and shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and use it when you shop. https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 By doing so, you can help support this channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with no donations required. #ironware #castiron #cookware #dutchoven #lodge #cooking #bbq #barbeque For our Uncle Jim's Seasonings, please visit our website: http://www.unclejimshomestead.com/add_to_cart.html Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. All video content is protected by copyright and any unauthorized reproduction will be subject to a $5000,00 per second users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017
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OFF GRID CABIN LIFE  Weekly Vlog #8  Random Clips Of Our Life Out Here.
 
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The summer is winding down here on the mountain and I'm taking a little break from the tree cutting to blaze some trails on the new property. Our winter wood is all stacked and we're working on next years supply. Everything is going well up here in the NH woods :-) On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. FOR MORE CONTENT AND READINGS FROM MY PERSONAL MEMOIRS, COME JOIN OUR FRIENDLY CABIN LIFE COMMUNITY ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp Link to RIGID BRAND TOOLS: FRAMING GUN: https://amzn.to/2MRteld FINISH STAPLER: https://amzn.to/2o8YsWP CIRCULAR SAW: https://amzn.to/2Pxa1DX Link to MOTOROLLA WALKIE TALKIES: https://amzn.to/2wqHXJB FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS page: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support our channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO DONATIONS REQUIRED. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to drive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: Q: What do you use for refrigeration? A: We have a small gas refrigerator that we salvaged from an old Shasta camper and a custom icebox that I built into the cabin wall. We make ice on site with a propane freezer. Video of icebox: Video of Gas Refrigerator: Propane Freezer: Q: What do you use for cooking and heating? A: We use a Kitchen Queen 380 for cooking and heating during the winter months but we also have an antique gas stove in the cabin for when we don't need the heat from the KQ. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
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OFF GRID CABIN LIFE   Chaga Preparation & Random Clips Of Our Life Out Here.
 
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In this episode, I show the simple process of harvesting and preparing Chaga. Chaga is a medicinal fungus that offers a wide array of health benefits. It's easy to find and prepare. Link to CHAGA TEA BAGS: https://amzn.to/2xLBBWP Link to ELVEX SAFETY GLASSES: https://amzn.to/2NPvc75 Link to YUKON PASSAGE: https://amzn.to/2Ivbdol On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. FOR MORE CONTENT AND READINGS FROM MY PERSONAL MEMOIRS, COME JOIN OUR FRIENDLY CABIN LIFE COMMUNITY ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp :FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS page: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support our channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO DONATIONS REQUIRED. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to drive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: Q: What do you use for refrigeration? A: We have a small gas refrigerator that we salvaged from an old Shasta camper and a custom icebox that I built into the cabin wall. We make ice on site with a propane freezer. Video of icebox: Video of Gas Refrigerator: Propane Freezer: Q: What do you use for cooking and heating? A: We use a Kitchen Queen 380 for cooking and heating during the winter months but we also have an antique gas stove in the cabin for when we don't need the heat from the KQ. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
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CABIN TIME PROJECTS. RUSTIC FURNISHINGS FOR MY OFF GRID CABIN.
 
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A short clip showing the door latch I made entirely out of tree branches. On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. Filming and editing by JC Desclos Royalty free audio files provided by www,audiomicro.com
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How to Can Chicken Using the Hot Pack Method. A Homestead Tutorial
 
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On my channel you will find informative and entertaining videos pertaining to modern homesteading and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for simple living. Sharing my insights and adventures from over 30 years of living in the woods. In this episode I demonstrate how to preserve food without the use of electricity. This knowledge can save your life during SHTF situations. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for.
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MICE ARE TRASHING MY TRUCK!!!   A Cabin Life Vlog With A Dog
 
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Mice have been nesting in the roof of my truck and causing problems with my wiring. Just another little snafu associated with living in a backwoods cabin. Life is always interesting out here. On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. FOR MORE CONTENT AND READINGS FROM MY PERSONAL MEMOIRS, COME JOIN OUR FRIENDLY CABIN LIFE COMMUNITY ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp For printable versions of our free recipes, come visit the FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS page: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support our channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO DONATIONS REQUIRED. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to rive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
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OFF GRID CABIN LIFE  Weekly Vlog #3
 
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On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness situations, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. Links to VARATHANE water based urethane: https://amzn.to/2LtyOJF Link to PAINT SPRAYER: https://amzn.to/2Lg8jrV FOR MORE CONTENT AND READINGS FROM MY PERSONAL MEMOIRS, COME JOIN OUR FRIENDLY CABIN LIFE COMMUNITY ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/bossoftheswamp FRIENDS OF FRANKIE AND THE BOSS page: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support our channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO DONATIONS REQUIRED. ITEMS WE USE AND RECOMMEND: https://www.amazon.com/shop/thebossoftheswamp MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I can access the internet from my cabins but have to drive to a local wifi location to upload videos. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 10 in April of 2018 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. Q:What is your favorite brand of cast iron cookware? A: I prefer using vintage cast iron. My favorites are BSR and Griswold. If I had to buy new I would buy a Lodge Brand. I plan to purchase this dutch oven in the future: Q: What do you use for refrigeration? A: We have a small gas refrigerator that we salvaged from an old Shasta camper and a custom icebox that I built into the cabin wall. We make ice on site with a propane freezer. Video of icebox: Video of Gas Refrigerator: Propane Freezer: Q: What do you use for cooking and heating? A: We use a Kitchen Queen 380 for cooking and heating during the winter months but we also have an antique gas stove in the cabin for when we don't need the heat from the KQ. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017 All rights reserved.
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SHARING THOUGHTS ON POSITIVE THINKING, INTUITION AND GRATITUDE. A Cabin Life Vlog.
 
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BUY FRANKIE A COOKIE: https://frankieandtheboss.wixsite.com/mysite In this episode I share my thoughts on how changing you mindset can change your life. Gratitude is the key to finding contentment. Link to Fiskar's Loppers: http://amzn.to/2ho2yuP Link to our spice site: http://www.unclejimshomestead.com/add... On my channel you will find videos pertaining to homesteading, gardening and living off the grid with fun DIY projects for self-reliance and SHTF emergency preparedness, with some campfire cooking and good old backwoods humor thrown in. Sharing knowledge and stories from over 30 years of living in the woods. If you like the content on this channel and you shop at Amazon, please bookmark this link and save it to your favorites: https://www.amazon.com/?ie=UTF8&tag=cabinlifejour-20 Shopping through this link will help support this channel while you spend money on yourself. A win win situation with NO donations required. Royalty free audio files provided by www.audiomicro.com and Footage Firm which I am fully licensed for. #logcabin #homesteader #prepper MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: Q: Has the homestead sold yet? A: Yes, I sold the house with 23 acres but I still have 102 acres of good homesteading land for sale. This is mixed forest, fields and marsh. It has great southern exposure for solar power, gardening and farming. There's no restrictions against raising livestock, chickens or pigs. The hunting is excellent on the property and there's lots of perfect spots for food plots and other natural forage for wildlife. Q: How do you have internet at your cabins? A: I have cell service at both cabins but it is spotty due to foliage and cloud cover. I upload from a local wifi location. Q: How old is Frankie? A: Frankie will be 9 in April of 2017 Q: What video editing software do I use? A: Presently, all I use is Windows Live Movie maker but I’m considering trying imovie, Adobe Elements or SONY VEGAS PRO. Q: Do you spend all your time alone? A: Ha!!! Not hardly. I do enjoy my solitary times and wilderness adventures but keep most of my private life to myself. I only share what I choose to share. Q: How do you get your water? Did you dig a well? A: Presently, I haul water to the NY cabin but at the NH cabin, I drop a kettle into an old well that was dug by hand by the settlers in the 1700’s. I purify the water with my home made berky style water filter. All video content is protected by copyright. Any unauthorized reproduction or posting will be subject to a $5000.00 per second users fee. Copyright JC Desclos 2017
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