For Sale – 5 Acres Off-Grid Solar Homestead

Our 5 acre off-grid homestead in northern Idaho has been a labor of love. From purchasing the raw wilderness land site unseen, traveling 2,500 miles to setup camp and begin turning this rough patch into what we call home. Due to unforeseen circumstances with my health last year and the insurance company not covering my […]


For Sale – 53 Acres Of Raw Wilderness Land With River Frontage

Are you looking to relocate and build your hunting camp or off grid homestead? This is the perfect property for you! Let me just say VIEW VIEW VIEW… This 53 acre parcel has one whole side of river frontage along the St. Maries River. It is equipped with what we call the Million Dollar View! […]


My Healing Protocol

As I sit here by my wood stove on this crisp 25 degree September morning (Winter is coming fast) I am doing a little bit of celebrating. After 5 days of nearly no sleep, I was finally able to rest! I am currently a little over 8 months out from my surgery and I feel […]

My Health Protocol

My 5 Favorite Canning Resources

Canning and preserving food is one of the most essential survival skills we can have. If the grocery store foods are no longer available we will be left with our knowledge and skill to survive. Many simply shy away from canning because of fear of the unknown, but canning is a very fun, rewarding and […]

My 5 Favorite Canning Resources

2016 Goals & Weeding: What do they have in common?

There’s no way 2016 objectives and weeding the garden have anything in common.  Maybe not from first glance but really they do.  I’ll get to what that is later on.  First, I want to share with you (because many have asked) our 2016 goals. We set our objectives for the year on New Year’s Day […]

2016 Goals & Weeding

The Destructive, Silent Killer: Silicone Poisoning

Breast Implants, Stomach Belts, Silicone Mesh, Silicone Medical Ports

As many of you know, I am recovering from major surgery right now.   My surgery was on January 29, 2016 and for the next year to year and a half I will be detoxing and doing special treatments to regain my health.  There are many women who were not so lucky! Some of you […]

The Destructive Silent Killer - Silicone Poisoning

Podcast #141: Eric Walrabenstein Waging Inner Peace

August 17th, 2016: In today’s show, I had the privilege to enjoy a wonderful conversation with Eric Walrabenstein, veteran, coach and author of Waging Inner Peace. Today’s show is dedicated to all our veterans – past, current, future and fallen!  God bless you and your families for your dedication to our country and for all your […]

Mountain Woman Radio Episode 141 Eric Walrabenstein Waging Inner Peace

Podcast #140: Interview with Lisa Kivirist Author of Soil Sisters

August 3rd, 2016: In today’s show I had the privilege to share some time with Lisa Kivirist, author of Soil Sisters: A Toolkit For Women Farmers.  Lisa and her husband run Inn Serendipity and have co-authored several books together which can be found here.  Lisa is on a constant mission to assist, aid and educate women […]

Mountain Woman Radio Episode 140 Lisa Kivirist - Soil Sisters

Podcast #139: Interview with Amy Fewell of The Fewell Homestead

July 20th, 2016: In today’s show I had a wonderful interview with Amy Fewell.  Amy is a writer for Mother Earth News, soon to be published author, woman farmer and blogger at I love being able to converse with other kindred spirits because we all have different ideas, ways of inspiring and knowledge to share. […]

Mountain Woman Radio Episode 139  - The Fewell Homestead

Podcast #138: Interview with Peggy Lee Hanson, Author & Publisher

July 6th, 2016: In today’s show I had the extreme privilege to interview Peggy Lee Hanson of Courageous Women Publications.  Peggy is a very like-minded author, writer and publisher.  She has an amazing offer for those of you with a story to share – be sure to check out  It is all about “People Helping People” and […]

Mountain Woman Radio Episode 138 Peggy Lee Hanson

Podcast #137: Enjoy Your Journey & Medical Preparedness

June 22nd, 2016: In today’s show I take you along for a walk in the wilds to discuss the importance of enjoying your journey and medical preparedness.  Here is my post on medical preparedness as well as my video. Are You Really Prepared For Medical Emergencies? The Survival Doctor’s Complete Handbook The Survival Doctor’s – […]

Mountain Woman Radio Episode 137 Enjoy Your Journey

Sun Oven Summer Kickoff Celebration

Join myself and Paul Munson of All American Sun Ovens as we bring back by popular demand our April webinar.  Again our FREE Online Sun Oven Cooking Webinar is available to you for FREE and is jam-packed with all the information you need to get yourself started with Sun Oven Cooking!

This again is a limited time event so don’t MISS IT!!

Date: June 15, 2016—June 20, 2016
Event: Summer Kick-off Celebration Sun Oven Webinar Class
Topic: FREE Online Sun Oven Cooking Webinar
Sponsor: All American Sun Oven
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.

Podcast #136: Jenni Blackmore

June 8th, 2016: In today’s show I had the privilege to interview Jenni Blackmore, blogger, writer, author from QuackaDoodle Farm.  She has recently authored the book Permaculture For The Rest Of Us  Abundant Living On Less Than An Acre which is recommended by Mother Earth News.  She has an amazing story to share and I am […]

Mountain Woman Radio Episode 136 Jenni Blackmore

Are You Really Prepared For Medical Emergencies?

It is really easy to think we are prepared for anything, but are we really? It is important to live without fear as it is a waste of time and precious energy and to focus on being prepared.   You will find great comfort in times of turmoil when you have already rehearsed things in […]

Are You Really Prepared For Medical Emergencies

Podcast #135: Reese Crane – The Silent Addiction

May 25th, 2016: In today’s show I had the privilege to interview Reese Crane where we spoke about the unspoken struggle of many – porn and sexual addiction.  Reese is a Certified Christian Counselor and he can be found at both and also You can also find him on Facebook. If you like my […]

Mountain Woman Radio Episode 135 Reese Crane The Silent Addiction

Podcast #134: Swiss Hills Ferments

May 11th, 2016: In today’s show I had the privilege to interview Karen and James Christian of Swiss Hills Ferments.  They are a wealth of information when it comes to fermenting, preserving, making cheese, aging cheese, yogurt, curing meats, making beer and so much more. The Cave Kickstarter program for The Cave Triple Cream Brie   If […]

Mountain Woman Radio Episode 134 Swiss Hills Ferments

Podcast #133: Interview With Mitzi Weinman Of TimeFinder

April 27th, 2015: In today’s show I had the privilege to have Mitzi Weinman of TimeFinder join me again.  Mitzi is an author, speaker and expert on time management and organization.  She is a wealth of information and today we talk about ways to spring clean which is so fitting right now for us all.   […]

Mountain Woman Radio Episode 133 Mitzi Weinman Time Finder

Spring & Summer Essential Oil Diffuser Recipes

There is something refreshing and even romantic to me about diffusing essential oils.  I love all things natural and I also am excited when one thing provides multiple purposes in my home. I used to be a MAJOR candle junky!!  I had candles burning in every room of my house, on the back porch and […]

Spring & Summer Essential Oil Diffuser Recipes

Goals vs. Reality – Gardening, Canning, and Building

In my previous post, MORE Was My Catalyst,  you read about how I got started on my journey and the progress made.  Now that I have another year under my belt I still feel like there is so much to do.  Initially, I thought that we’d be able to get everything how we wanted it […]

Goals vs Reality Gardening Canning Building