Last Issue of Self Reliance Illustrated

In many ways it saddens me to share this news with you.   I have been blessed to write for Self Reliance Illustrated with two of my articles being featured in each of these issues – Issue 19, Issue 20, Issue 21 and Issue 22.  We have been subscribers to SRI since they started.  Dave […]

American Frontiersman Magazine 2015 Issue 191

I was blessed with the amazing opportunity to write an article about my son Austin, the Mountain Boy.  As many of you know, Austin is high functioning autistic with asperger tendencies.  You can find his story in this issue of the American Frontiersman title Modern Day Mountain Men and a DIY title Rifleman’s Sling Upgrade. […]

Cabin Life Magazine – Q & A on Alternative Power Sources

   In February of 2013, I had the privilege of having a reader submitted story of mine titled “My Cabin: Dreams Do Come True” printed in Cabin Life Magazine.  This can be viewed and read here. Cabin Life also featured one of my website posts on their website titled Living The Simple Life. I can now […]

Self Reliance Illustrated Issue #20 includes 3 of my articles

 In March, my first 2 articles debuted in Self Reliance Illustrated’s Issue #19.  It was quite an honor for me to be printed in this magazine. Our family has been receiving these magazines from the day the 1st issue was printed.  At the time I could have never in a million years, as the saying […]

Self Reliance Illustrated Magazine Issue #19 Giveaway

Back in March I had the extreme honor of having my 1st two articles published by Self Reliance Illustrated!  In addition, our hand built log smokehouse was also featured on the front cover.   I feel very blessed to have the opportunity to be writing for such amazing magazines.  Magazines that we have been following […]

Issue #161 New Pioneer Magazine Giveaway

It is our pleasure to giveaway Issue #161 of the New Pioneer Magazine. Issue #161 not only featured my debut article, but we were also blessed to be featured on the front cover of the magazine! Enclosed you will find my article talking about our venture from PA to ID and how we are homesteading on […]

Her Own Untraditional Idaho, Tammy Trayer – Interview by Dr. Prepper

Her Own Untraditional Idaho, Tammy Trayer Tammy Trayer, author of Mountain Woman Journals, is a freelance writer, an author, a radio show hostess, and a longtime web designer. She specializes in the outdoors environment, is an active entrepreneur, a true pioneer women, an avid hunter, an accomplished outdoorswoman, experienced homesteader, active homeschool mother and wife. […]

In The Media – Interview conducted by Vickilynn Haycraft of Real Food Living & Survival Mom Radio

Real Food Living: Help for children with autism July 12, 2013: Tammy Trayer, mom, writer, blogger and radio show hostess on the Survival Mom Radio Networkjoins Vickilynn Haycraft to discuss some exciting options for children on the Autism Spectrum. Part 1 focuses on Tammy’s story with son Austin, who is autistic, and the ways they sought natural help together. For links […]

In The Media – Interview conducted by BHK Outdoors

Episode #68 Tammy Trayer Tammy Trayer of joins Dan and LT to chat about living off the grid, non-GMO foods, and following your dreams. Brought to you by Self Reliance Illustrated. For more info visit