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We’re Jonathan & Ashley Longnecker. We love travel, food, homeschool, tattoos, dreads, adventure, living simply, and our 4 amazing kids!

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Vintage Airstream Remodel

After a year of full-time travel we sold our brand new 5th wheel, bought a 1972 Airstream Sovereign Land Yacht and completely renovated it for boondocking and off-road travel.

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Over the years we have truly fallen in love with camping off-grid. The wide open spaces, quiet nights, and incredibly scenery are where we prefer to be. Check out our articles and resources to get inspired and plan your own off-grid adventure.

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Water Pump Success! Solar Powered Pressurized Water Off-Grid

Jonathan Longnecker Jonathan Longnecker / July 07, 2020

Getting water off-grid in the desert is hard! First you have to find it, then you have to store it, and then you have to find a way to get it to where it needs to go. 

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Kids crouching with Nine Nine, a bernedoodle puppy

First Animal on the Homestead!

Ashley Longnecker Ashley Longnecker / June 30, 2020

You know the saying, ‘don’t make promises you don’t intend to keep.’ Well, a year or so ago, Jonathan promised the kids that when we moved onto property, we could get a puppy. They’ve been asking for years, but it was never an option while traveling. Since we are a bit more settled, the time had come!

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DIY Floating Deck for RV

Building a Floating Deck for our Airstream

Ashley Longnecker Ashley Longnecker / June 16, 2020

What is it about a deck that just makes a place feel more like home? I mean, we have the exact same amount of space, but somehow adding a deck makes your outdoor space feel more official and homey.

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Water Pump Fail

Water Pump FAIL

Ashley Longnecker Ashley Longnecker / June 08, 2020

After our shade sail project went spectacularly, we had a major FAIL. 

We spent the last week plumbing and re-plumbing our water pump (6 times!!!) only to have it continuously leak every time. THEN we realized that our 2000 watt inverter couldn't even handle the pump. Arghhhh!

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Off Grid Laundry

Washing Clothes Off Grid

Ashley Longnecker Ashley Longnecker / May 28, 2020

Since moving onto our property we’ve been doing our laundry by hand. Think Little House on the Prairie style! Let me tell you...I kind of love it! If I get up early enough, it's still slightly cool, bunnies are still hopping around outside, and the birds are still singing their morning songs.

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