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16×9 : Off The Grid: Living off land hour from Vancouver

Imagine an island so secluded there’s no electricity, there are no paved roads and in many cases, no plumbing. That island – called Lasqueti – is home to 400 people and less than an hour away from Vancouver.16×9 traveled there to see what it’s like to live off the grid.

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How To Make Goat Milk Soap

Step by Step Cold Process Goat Milk Soap with Shea Butter.

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Modern Marvels Water

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Victorian Farm Christmas

Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn – return to the Acton Scott estate in Shropshire to celebrate a traditional Victorian Christmas.

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DIY Composting Toilet

How to make a cheap and easy composting toilet.

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Taking Charge: Living Off-Grid

Living “off the grid” may conjure images of counter-culture hippies or the old-fashioned ways of the Amish, but there’s a growing movement of people who generate their own electricity and live in the lap of luxury without ever paying a utility bill.

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