WELCOME! Get Started Here

WELCOME! Get Started Here

Hello, we are the Peterson family! Welcome to our Blog that chronicles our journey towards a simple, intentional life. A journey that lead us to audit our lifestyle and question what we were spending our time, talents and treasure on.   After 5 years of marriage...
PODCAST #7.5 – INTENTIONAL INCOME

PODCAST #7.5 – INTENTIONAL INCOME

  Fighting a head cold this week so planned to do a quick(er) mini episode. Well – I got to talking and it turned out to be a regular length show. In this episode I share what we are specifically doing with attempting to leverage and grow our income.  ...

PODCAST #7 – SMALL SPACE LIVING WITH KIDS

Welcome to episode #7! Today we are talking about Tiny Space living with kids.   Many of the Tiny Housers and full-time RV’ers you see today are kidless couples living footloose and fancy free. But what if you have offspring!? What if you have kids?   Where...

PODCAST #6 – QUESTIONS & ANSWERS



Welcome to episode #6 of the Livin Lightly Podcast! We haven’t released an episode in a few weeks like 12wks but we are back from a little summer hiatus and have some good episodes in the hopper. We are going to do our best to be on a regular 2-week episode release...
DIY Portable Solar Power

DIY Portable Solar Power

I am writing a series for Tiny House Magazine on Simple Off-Grid Solutions for Tiny Spaces. In part 2 of 5 we looked at our small portable DIY solar system. If you are not subscribed to the Tiny House digital magazine – you should! It’s chock full of...
LLP#5 – Roadtrip Hacks & Travel Apps

LLP#5 – Roadtrip Hacks & Travel Apps

Spring Break Road Trip…with 2-kids! Welcome to Episode #5! We started recording this episode in sunny Florida & now we are finishing it in partly-cloudy Nebraska (edit we finished it in Sunny North Idaho!) In Today’s show we are discussing Road-Trip Hacks!...
The Best Ladder for Airstream Travel Trailer Repairs

The Best Ladder for Airstream Travel Trailer Repairs

If you own an Airstream or any RV, travel trailer or Motorhome you will need to access the roof at some time or another. The best way to get to the top of your rig is a trampoline – the safest is a ladder. These days there are many different ladder innovations...
NEBRASKA SINGLETRACK – Calvin Crest Mountain Bike Ride

NEBRASKA SINGLETRACK – Calvin Crest Mountain Bike Ride

I grew up in the midwest then transplanted to the South (GA/TN) for high-school and part of college. While I appreciate my small town rural upbringing I am VERY thankful for the exposure to Outdoor Sports I received while living in the South. Backpacking, mountain...
OFF-GRID SHOWER: DIY Weed Sprayer Shower

OFF-GRID SHOWER: DIY Weed Sprayer Shower

Looking for a simple, affordable DIY solution for a Off-Grid hot shower? We were too! Read on for our simple solution plus parts and plans to build your own off-grid pressurized weed sprayer shower.   The first year of living in the Airstream we did not have a...