An introduction to our Solar project

So let's set up the conditions for this project. We're both technical folks, currently Nathan works remote and Heather is working on other projects (like this blog) that require computer needs. We wanted a system to support a "mostly" normal lifestyle for us off the grid. In correlation with designing our system, we did some …

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A spontaneous stay on the Columbia River

The plan was... after leaving Albany, we had reservations to stay at another Thousand Trails resort in the Sun River/Bend area. We were looking forward to this, we love Bend. We saw that there was a winter storm coming for the mountains between us and our destination, so we chose a southern route, that would …

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Albany, OR… and we pick up our Solar project parts.

After Seattle, we traveled south to Albany, OR, to see Nate's sister Janine and her family. We spent our evenings with them visiting for dinner and seeing the kids. We read bedtime stories and played board games. On one occasion Janine took us to the Historic Albany Carousel. Each animal on the carousel is hand carved, and …

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