Book Review: “The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit”

How’s this for a fun fact: biologists have found that the desire to be alone has genetic roots and can, to some extent, be measured. The pituitary peptide oxytocin is considered the “master chemical of sociability.” And the hormone vasopressin “may suppress your need for affection.” So with low levels

Off-Grid Outdoor Shower with Propane Water Heater

After two years of living in our yurt, two years of cold showers and lengthy considerations for a hot water off-grid shower solution, we finally decided to pull the trigger and build an outdoor shower, off-grid and powered by a propane on-demand water heater. TLDR: We use the Camplux 1.32