We're The Fitzgerald's.
off grid powered, shed house living, fruit tree growing,
house build dreaming, business hustling, wild child raising young family
A NOT-SO-AVERAGE YOUNG FAMILY.
We turned our back on the demands of suburban living in search of something out of our comfort zone and found our 9 acre slice of heaven in the Mary Valley, a small farming region in between the Sunshine Coast & Gympie.
The end goal is building a home, a family, and the ultimate off grid lifestyle.
For now though, we're content and comfortable in our shed house that we've turned into a cosy two bedroom home complete with a patio addition that over looks our lush property, vegetable garden and chook pen.
Bubble & Squeak or Hashbrown I totally cheat with this burger filling and buy these frozen from the supermarket – naughty I know! But seriously, these are great when you have mates over for a BBQ and are even better cold, 4 hours later after a few beers. Pumpkin I […]READ MORE
I get asked a lot about what it’s really like living off grid and whether I wish I had real power. Most of the time my response is fuck no – I don’t miss the power bills, water bills, appliance repairs etc. Bill free living is the dream and I […]READ MORE
Before I had Cypress I had all the best intentions of running my business from home. I figured as long as I had a nice work space, and a good routine that working around my little one would be easy right? Yeah – nah. This is yet another Parenting Myth […]READ MORE
If you’ve been on Insta in the last year, I’m sure you’ve noticed the hype around Buddha Bowls, Nourish Bowls, Health Bowls. Whatever you want to call them – they’re cool as fuck fresh ingredients in a bowl. Chris has been on at me for weeks to start making our […]READ MORE