• I LOVE THE PRODUCTS AND SUPPORTING JOHNS HOMESTEAD I let it sit in the sun in my kitchen window for sun tea. As lemon and it turns purple.


  • EXCELLENT STEP-BY-STEP DIRECTIONS In this video, John explains how he comes up with a plan and draws it out for building.


  • I gotta hand it to you... I've never been able to eat beets. No matter what my brain would say about the benefits of beets, my palette rejected them in any form. Just couldn't do it... I think you've come up with the answer.


  • BEST TEA EVER I purchased the tea and have been drinking it every day ever since! It was the perfect gift this year for Christmas for everyone 💙❤️💙❤️


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The best off grid power station 2023

Of all the solar generators in this size, this is my absolute favorite. I run my entire homestead with this little beast. It's capable of taking my entire solar array in the picture plus the 3 panels in front of my van. It's just insane what this little guy can do.

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