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One Family, One Journey: To escape the rat race and live sustainably free
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Spring has sprung

Spring has sprung down here in the Southern Hemisphere. Today it’s Labour Day. A national holiday in New Zealand when we pause…

The Ultimate Chocolate Cake

Heya, It's human nature to complicate things. But sometimes in order to achieve the simple life it pays to take what already works…
medicinal garden

What’s in this Good S#%t Doc?

April 9, 2015
I bet you’re just dying to know aren’t you? What exactly goes into an amazing salve, tea, poultice, and more that restores your…

5 Great Reasons to Start Your Own Medicine Garden

April 8, 2015
It’s Autumn here in the Southern Hemisphere and Spring over in the North. Spring is a great time to get the ground ready after…
upcycle project

Upcycle Your Wage into a Sustainable Income

April 7, 2015
Friday night has just rolled around. All your colleagues are going out on the town for a big night. Instead of heading to the pub…

Top 7 Reasons to Start Upcycling Today

April 6, 2015
Reuse is becoming such a large part of our lives here at the Free Range Family as we journey to become sustainably free. Nowhere…
upcycle materials

Upcycled Materials: The Secret Stash Hidden in Plain Clothes

Vintage Buttons are awesome upcycling material Let’s face it, upcycling is not only a great way to save money, help the environment,…
Upcycle Philosophy

Where to Begin With This Upcycling Thing?

  Upcycling. The process of converting waste materials or useless products into new materials or products of better quality or…
wanaka in autumn

A Season for Change

   It’s officially Autumn here in New Zealand. Autumn in Wanaka Wanaka - the place we call home We had a good Summer with…

The Free Range Manifesto

About Us

If you want to live a freer lifestyle than the debt laden, consumptive, stressful life that most people lead today - the Free Range Lifestyle is for you...