Backwoods Home Blogs


Follow Jackie Clay-Atkinson and her husband, Will, as they homestead a 120-acre piece of northern Minnesotan woods entirely off-grid. Sharing their homestead are horses, beef cattle, a milk cow, dairy goats, chickens and turkeys.


This blog, from a retired police captain and self-defense instructor, covers the use of different firearms, political musings, and self-defense tactics.


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