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  • WarriorofSparta
    WarriorofSparta 5 months ago +571

    I’m sure I speak for most people here when I say never leave us, even when this is all done carry on making videos in some way - we’ve got to love you all too much to lose you.

    • Over the Nonsense
      Over the Nonsense 4 months ago +2

      Agree! I'd watch them can beans! Love them!

    • abz1248
      abz1248 4 months ago

      @Brenda T How about you make your own nice family, but a real one this time.

    • abz1248
      abz1248 4 months ago

      when this show is done, which probably will never happen, since they still don't have an in ground pool yet, you can star watching "I am Jazz" ... yet another bull shit show for people to get sucked into.

    • keir farnum
      keir farnum 4 months ago +2

      I’m sure there will further projects and expansions.

  • CindyRose
    CindyRose 5 months ago +87

    Omg, I can’t believe you are into the final stretch. I can’t imagine how you two are truly feeling finally getting to start enjoying the fruits of your labor!!

    • Casie Case
      Casie Case 3 months ago

      @abz1248 😂

    • Anchor
      Anchor 4 months ago +2

      No they're not. they still have all that off grid stuff to do.. like making pear and wild plum preserves and camping in Witch Woods and FINALLY learning how to deal with snakes.. Yet, I am guessing there will be improvements they will have to make right after they 'essentially' complete the indoors. That dock needs work.. and tree trimming and gardening and and.. well you know..

  • Barry Ray
    Barry Ray 5 months ago +46

    The trim makes such a difference, and it’s so nice to finish these things in time for Christmas. Merry Christmas. 🎄

  • Reba Crow
    Reba Crow 5 months ago +31

    I love everything y’all have done. I hope that guy that comes to all those who does Tiny homes, Giant living comes to yalls house and shows the world what y’all have done. I’m so happy for y’all. I have followed y’all for years, when y’all didn’t have your precious children and have admired and respected y’all so much. Merry christmas

    • darren stoddart
      darren stoddart 4 months ago

      I agree Bryce from living big in a Tiny house would love to come see this once its finished

  • Sam Hopper
    Sam Hopper 4 months ago +10

    The "Wild plum" looks like a persimmon tree to me. We had them in our yard when I was growing up. We had plums as well, and there's a difference between the two.

  • teresa Daniels
    teresa Daniels 5 months ago +335

    Congratulations so glad you are in for Christmas. You should be really proud of your achievements. You are such hard workers. You set your minds to a project and you go for it. Merry Christmas from England. Health and Prosperity for 2022.

    • Joe H
      Joe H 5 months ago

      @Algo Rhythm Excuse me, I am from Harrogate.

    • C C
      C C 5 months ago +2

      @Jannis Mclellan they are in
      Texas which is in the United States. I just wanted to clear that up

    • Jannis Mclellan
      Jannis Mclellan 5 months ago +4

      @Algo Rhythm here in Blackpool l had M+S crumpets for breakfast , but we’re not posh up north lol😍

    • Algo Rhythm
      Algo Rhythm 5 months ago +2

      @Joe H If you actually were an Englander, you'd of course know that tea and crumpets are never served after 4:00pm.

    • Praise ye the Lord
      Praise ye the Lord 5 months ago +3

      When are you going to be able to shower inside? Too scary outside and cold!

  • Debbie's Homeplace
    Debbie's Homeplace 5 months ago +21

    Absolutely gorgeous! The trim, frames around the window and all the decorations. It's truly looking like a home. Happy holidays!

  • leighanna M
    leighanna M 4 months ago +6

    Looks amazing! Y’all did a wonderful job, your children will always be able to say “my mom and dad built this entire house with two shipping containers and their own hands.”
    I hope you’re as proud of yourselves as I am of you. 💕🏡

  • collins ddc
    collins ddc 5 months ago +1

    It’s been such a Blessing watching you 2 then 3 and now 4 go thru this beautiful journey. Congratulations on this huge achievement. May God continue to bless you all and have the most wonderful Christmas Day

  • Freekem18
    Freekem18 5 months ago +5

    Beautiful house built by love and passion. Great job, love watching your family grow at the same time. Stay safe and God bless you guys, Merry Christmas.

  • Geostruth
    Geostruth 5 months ago +109

    As I watch this, I wondered how anyone could be prejudice or racist? I'm just an old BLACK 64 year old Navy veteran who has been following you from the beginning. I love you guys. And the kids? Oh...so precious! I'm a grandpa of 9 between my wife and I. 😊 Watching you today made me realize the fact that I know a lot of WHITE people who are good people!! So many see color of skin. That's sad. I served 4 years of sea duty on a ship with 450 men. 300 of them were WHITE. I can't tell you how close we were on the ship. We did everything together. Including liberty time off the ship. We were shipmates. If you served on a Navy ship, you know that shipmates become family. I say that to say this: "Wake up people!!! This evil world is lying to us. Turn off the TV. There's some good white people in this world. People with love inside of them. The same applies to black people. Same applies to Asian people, etc. etc. We must renew our mind and delete the propaganda. Love is NOT a skin color. Let's end the orchestrated division and come together in an attempt to erase the false propanganda that has been pushed for so long. It's all a lie to divide us. Reality is that I NEVER see color when dealing with people. I see PEOPLE! Period! Sorry. The thought came to mind while watching this episode. I hope it helps to expose the lies a bit. I send good energy to all who reads this". 💙🥂

    • Geostruth
      Geostruth 2 months ago

      @Samantha Shine 🥂👊

    • Samantha Shine
      Samantha Shine 2 months ago +1

      We all bleed red, sir. And thank you for your service. I never truly understood racism until I lived in Florida. Couldn't understand why some people hated me for the color of my skin, white. As well as my faith, Jewish. After a few years my mostly Black and Hispanic neighbors saw me as a neighbor with good intentions. It started when a kid across the street was sitting outside in the rain. Not on my watch! I was raised by a single mom and my neighbors always let us stay until someone came home to let us in. We called Mom and let her know where Trey was. We did homework, watched cartoons, and had snacks. I let mom know he was welcome anytime I was home and we became friends. Spent one Thanksgiving with them and still remember grandma's oxtail. It is tough talking about race, especially after the orange monster! Glad I was able to look at people and not the externals.

    • Trinidee Parish
      Trinidee Parish 5 months ago

      Thank you for your service and Merry Christmas!! Love your message!

    • Caroline Wilson
      Caroline Wilson 5 months ago +2

      @Geostruth, As I read this on Christmas Day, I want to say thank you and Merry Christmas to all. As a white older person, I appreciate your thoughts. It is nice to hear that not all white people are viewed as prejudice. Sometimes I feel lumped into a group, large group of people that sadly are missing out and wrong about their fellow human beings. Love IS the answer!!! Blind love. We need each other. This world is broken.

  • Matthew Scanlon
    Matthew Scanlon 5 months ago +3

    Great jobs guys. House looks really lovely now. Can’t wait to see more episodes.
    Hope you all have a lovely Christmas! And all the best of health and happiness for 2022! 🙋🏼‍♂️🇮🇪

  • Vicki Kurdziel
    Vicki Kurdziel 5 months ago +6

    You guys are amazing, your home is beautiful. I can't wait for more adventures. Merry Christmas 🎅 🎄 and happy new year .🎉 ✨

  • Shaman Carmichael
    Shaman Carmichael 5 months ago +2

    The house is looking beautiful and Merry! You've accomplished so much this past year. Happy Holidays and here's to a bright new year! 🎄⛄🍾

  • Martin Burdge
    Martin Burdge 5 months ago +6

    It's a joy watching you all progress every week and must admit very envy of you having all that land to explore,
    It was great to see you put the 2 utube plaques up you completely deserve them and more,
    On behalf of all your subscribers have a wonderful Christmas and a fantastic new year,

  • Ejc Ejc
    Ejc Ejc 5 months ago +174

    This was quite the journey for us, the viewer. I can only imagine what it was like for you and your family.

  • Larry Caughron
    Larry Caughron 5 months ago +4

    WHOOOOOOO! Couldn't have said it better myself. Congrats and Merry Christmas to you and yours from me and mine.
    🎄🎁🎁🎁🎁🇺🇲

  • Ingrid Dammert
    Ingrid Dammert 4 months ago +3

    You guys have grown and improved your recordings,editing and workmanship so amazingly for a young couple with 2 children,wow and so much perfection!!!Been following and admiring you guys since your first house move.Love from Cape Town South Africa

  • Della Craig
    Della Craig 5 months ago +4

    Your house is looking so beautiful, it’s coming along great!! I always look forward too watching your videos!!👏🏽👍🏽❤️

  • Loppy Lou
    Loppy Lou 5 months ago +3

    Ok, a "whoa" from Beau is everything! So adorable to see the amazement and wonder from a child's perception of the world. Merry Christmas kids! Hope your holiday is beautiful.

  • Gary Jones
    Gary Jones 5 months ago +110

    Kenzie, having watched you from the beginning not only has your house build been amazing but your video skills have become even more professional. Congrats! Now that you are almost finished, Spencer, you know you have about a million people who would love to have you build their shipping container home. When do you start? lol

    • Cricket
      Cricket 5 months ago +9

      yes...Life Uncontained, the magazine. The next Chip and Joanna. Just kidding, sort of. Totally agree with your comments. Kenz has really got an eye and talent for the photography and editing. And little Beau is well on her way to being the next Ana White.

  • AmypopsPlays
    AmypopsPlays 5 months ago +4

    Merry Christmas to you and your family! Been here from the start and to watch you guys grow as people, as a family and watch your home being built. Thank you for allowing us to watch your journey!
    All the best for the new year! Have a wonderful Christmas! Much love 💗

  • Lachy Yates
    Lachy Yates 4 months ago +3

    living out all these dreams vicariously through you both is so humbling. thank you for sharing!

  • Mike Gershon
    Mike Gershon 5 months ago +7

    Have a very merry Christmas! I was glad to see that Spencer confined his nailing to when the baby was awake. :p Seriously, wonderful job you guys.

  • Elizabeth Grogan
    Elizabeth Grogan 5 months ago +3

    It's simply amazing what you have achieved. I particularly love that you don't use your little daughter, and her baby brother, for clout. You both protect their privacy. I really like the excellent footage of the surrounding land. Wishing you all a very happy and homely Christmas

  • Steve May
    Steve May 5 months ago +82

    I vote for a permanent campsite in your woods with a tent pad, picnic table, fire pit, lantern hooks, and a permanent cable over the tent pad so you can put a tarp over the tent (high enough to stand up under). Maybe even some benches and/or a porch swing. It would be epic.

    • Charles
      Charles 5 months ago +3

      and a bridge over that creek!

    • Kelley Irish
      Kelley Irish 5 months ago +5

      Built a tree house

    • Gary Jones
      Gary Jones 5 months ago +7

      With Spencer's amazing talent and the two kids I would suggest building a tree fort.

  • Bruce Miller
    Bruce Miller 5 months ago +1

    Wow, just wow, looking at the almost finished project. The trim really completes each room! I loved watching the tree going up & the magic of watching Big Sis. I really miss those days. The desk looks so good, keep the content coming.

  • D K
    D K 5 months ago +3

    As a fellow content creator and mom, your videos are so well done! I know how long the post production takes, especially when you have kids. Your transitions are beautiful. Are you using Final Cut? You also pick the best music, I would LOVE to see your playlist!
    btw, the bathroom trim turned out great!
    Merry Christmas from Washington state.

  • Deb Zynomirski
    Deb Zynomirski 5 months ago +2

    Been watching since the beginning! Thank you for sharing this adventure with us. So exciting to see how things have progressed with your home build, as well as watching you build your adorable family! 👶 we all feel like family 😘 . While I always crave your weekly updates, I can understand if you decide to conclude your adventure soon…you also need your privacy. Maybe another project would bring you back to us! ❤️

  • carleen fuller
    carleen fuller 5 months ago +1

    I’m sooo proud of how beautiful your house is and can’t wait to see the bathrooms done, so baths and showers can be done inside.👨‍👩‍👧‍👦

  • Jenn Nahrstadt
    Jenn Nahrstadt 5 months ago +107

    Showing the work involved in putting on the “finishing touches” demonstrates just how much remains to be completed. You’ve worked so hard, and you’re persevering. That clip of when you cut out the window and the scene of just last year with the Christmas tree show the monumental accomplishment this home is. Have the best holiday available to you. Beau’s reaction to the tree was so precious too.

    • Lorraine Brown
      Lorraine Brown 4 months ago

      Happy new year guys lots of love ❤️. I watch you from the start love everything you do hope to see more. Nuff love and respect from me to you ❤️❤️😍

  • Katie Cramer
    Katie Cramer 5 months ago +1

    It was crazy to see you two sitting at the desk with the walls all done in the background! Love watching your progress and your little family. Happy holidays!

  • Tara Noroozi
    Tara Noroozi 4 months ago +2

    It is crazy how everything great starts with a simple idea: and through time and effort it is accomplished. Great Job you guys. Happy Holidays. Peace.

  • Dr Gunsmith
    Dr Gunsmith 5 months ago +3

    Everything you guys do is beautiful, I wish you all a beautiful Christmas and happy new year, with love and respect from across the pond.

  • Scott Hepburn
    Scott Hepburn 5 months ago +1

    It’s great to see you all just so much more relaxed and enjoying family life, love the journey you guys have had and it’s been a pleasure to watch, merry Christmas and happy new year from all of us in sunny Western Australia

  • Macsterguy
    Macsterguy 5 months ago +76

    Merry Christmas!!!
    • First, Spencer you are blessed. When your wife wants to camp for her birthday… nuff said
    • Second, in the welcome to my office segment that is the best hairdo yet!
    • Third, you haven’t built yourselves a home, you were building happiness together which is freaking awesome!
    • Fourth, “Nailed It”. 👍🏼

  • MusicLovingFool1
    MusicLovingFool1 5 months ago +3

    Shaping up beautifully! Congrats guys!!! Woot! Merry Christmas to all!

  • Hilda Flores
    Hilda Flores 5 months ago +3

    08:13 Beau she is so adorable. Cant wait to see you four enjoy just being together and enjoying the house. Many blessings your way!

  • Oluwole Olubajo
    Oluwole Olubajo 5 months ago

    I have spent some wonderful years watching life uncontained. It has been extremely enjoyable watching this show from you guys receiving the containers, setting the concrete foundation to this point of completion.
    May the Good Lord bless all your endeavors and futuristic plans and give you success and prosperity.

  • Giovanni Gutierrez
    Giovanni Gutierrez 5 months ago +12

    Seeing you go through the woods and your inspiration to camp there was wonderful. Finding fruit trees maybe means that there are lots of other Agricultural surprises there. Imagine rehabilitating those treasures and feeding your family and maybe others. Sundown is truly magical there and it makes complete sense why you chose this part of the World. Thanks for sharing your busy, hectic and amazing life with us during this build. 2022 is going to be wonderful for you and for us all. Merry Christmas to all!

  • Shari Thompson
    Shari Thompson 5 months ago +9

    Love, love, love the house! It’s turning out just perfect. Spencer has some mad construction skills, that’s for sure. Keep waiting for that bathroom shower tile though, so Kelsey doesn’t have to keep venturing out amongst the wildlife in the dead of night to shower. What a trooper! I think I could face down the coyotes, but the snakes? Um,....I don’t know bout them. 😬

    • Lori Peterson
      Lori Peterson 5 months ago

      I’ve loved every video you’ve shown. Am amazed at the skills displayed and the knowledge of how and what to do! Now, I am waiting (impatientlyTo see a view of the whole house! I admire your love of family, and wish you all a very MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR,

  • Jenny Ellis
    Jenny Ellis 5 months ago +4

    Your house looks fantastic, well done to you both and your Christmas tree is so pretty,merry Christmas and a happy new year

    • Jacob Mason
      Jacob Mason 5 months ago +1

      Good Morning Jenny.
      How’s your day going?
      Season’s Greetings 🎄🎄🌺🌼🌹

  • Renee Ramey
    Renee Ramey 5 months ago

    Absolutely beautiful! It’s amazing how cozy and nice everything has turned out ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

  • Ruthie H
    Ruthie H 5 months ago +1

    Thank you for taking us on this journey with you!! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 🎉

  • Joe Marturano III
    Joe Marturano III 5 months ago

    Merry Christmas to all of you. The house is looking Awesome! I remember back in the very first episodes and realizing now just how far you have come. God Bless your Home and Family. Happy New Year 2022 From Our Home to Yours

  • Gary LeLacheur
    Gary LeLacheur 5 months ago +45

    Spencer has done a great job turning 2 containers into a home. And lets not forget the support and work done by MacKenzie. Great team and family.
    PS Enjoy Christmas and I hope all your nails go in straight.

  • Laura Scherle
    Laura Scherle 5 months ago

    Your home is looking gorgeous, you’re so close to being finished💝❣️

  • Art Investor
    Art Investor 2 months ago

    You both are truly amazing and I’m so happy for you, your family and what you’ve created. I’ve been watching since almost the beginning and it’s been so great. Keep it going guys.

  • Jere Clayburn
    Jere Clayburn 5 months ago +1

    I watch your videos every week, and have enjoyed your sharing this journey with us. Thanks.
    By the way, that isn’t a plum, it is a persimmon. They grow wild all over the Southern US.

  • m schooley
    m schooley 5 months ago

    I love that y’all had the cool color changing lights going at the same time as the tree- so fun 🤩

  • HellOnHeels™
    HellOnHeels™ 5 months ago +35

    30 minute videos would be nice. They're not nearly long enough lol Coming along nicely. Merry Christmas to you!! 🎄🎁🎅🤶☃️🍾🥂🎆🎇🎉🎊🕛

    • Linda W
      Linda W 5 months ago +4

      You are right! 30 minutes would be wondetful... really enjoy watching them weekly. Merry Christmas and a healthy and happy new year to your beautiful 👪 family.

  • Kevin Davies
    Kevin Davies 5 months ago +1

    Hi guys watched the whole of your build so far and loving it so this is just to say keep up the great work you're all doing and have a merry Christmas and a happy new year 2022.
    From kevin here in the United Kingdom 🇬🇧.

  • Sarahsetter
    Sarahsetter 5 months ago +12

    I’ve enjoyed watching you homestead in Texas. City girl still has some things to learn about her environment. That was a very nice wild persimmon that you called a wild Plum. The persimmon tree is a great source of food for almost all wildlife.

  • chewsmba
    chewsmba 5 months ago +1

    I'm so happy to see all that you both have accomplished. I've been around since you guys moved the first container there. All I want to ask is what will you guys do next??? I believe that is what everybody wants to know!! Thank you for responding

  • Elizabeth Keeling-Carreau

    You both have done such an amazing job creating your perfect home and family. Enjoy every moment of it and your holiday season. 🤗🇨🇦🤗

  • Charles Lee
    Charles Lee 5 months ago +11

    I've been following since Day 1 and loved every video. I've since moved my own location in country twice but still catch up with your videos. Seeing the two miracles join your energy with an additional pet is mesmerizing. Please think about another project and continue to produce more videos. Don't leave us. Greetings from Papua New Guinea in the South Pacific.

  • Aussie Anne
    Aussie Anne 5 months ago

    I’ve really enjoyed watching your channel over the past three years. You have accomplished so much in that time, and have been gracious enough to share it with your viewers. I hope you and your family have a relaxing and happy Christmas and New Year 🎄🧑‍🎄🇦🇺

  • Alan Windle
    Alan Windle 5 months ago

    I love watching you guys fulfill your dreams. Thank you so much for sharing your journey. Your family reminds me of years past. When people cared about each other and loved one another. So unselfish. Best Wishes this holiday season. I love your story!

  • C Lane
    C Lane 4 months ago

    It feels like yesterday watching you guys start building with just the two containers. Love you guys.

  • CircuitRider68
    CircuitRider68 5 months ago

    Congratulations on completing (most) of all the hard work. I esp. love the interior door style, which reminds me of the old doors on my grandparent's 1900s farmhouse. Your attention to detail and love for the build shows. Awesomesauce!!

  • Mike Elwood
    Mike Elwood 5 months ago +76

    The home is strong and well-built. The property is lovely, especially in the golden twilight. And your family is healthy and fun-loving. This was a really good year for you all! Merry Christmas!

  • Jane Esser
    Jane Esser 5 months ago +1

    Got so hooked on watching this whole journey of yours. Loved every minute, you two are such great partners, in both your build & personal life. Watching your family grow has been unbelievable under the circumstances but never hear you complain or do the pity party. How have you endured all this? Do you have sponsors or what do you do for income through all this?

  • Dean Cavander
    Dean Cavander 5 months ago

    I just want to say Merry Christmas to this beautiful family especially for the two cute bundles of joy. Have a prosperous New Year too! We will keep following your channel and can't wait to see the two green steel containers has become when it's finished. Keep up the good work Spencer!

  • NZ Char
    NZ Char 5 months ago

    Such an amazing accomplishment for you both! To build your own home for your little tribe in a beautiful setting is just awesome! The smiles say it all! Nice work Spencer and Kins! Loving the journey with you guys!

  • Peter Winston Aldredge
    Peter Winston Aldredge 5 months ago +11

    "No nailing after 8 PM". House is looking good! I wish you a Merry Christmas and hope the kiddos enjoy it as much as I did when I was a kid!

    • Nefertiti Nelson
      Nefertiti Nelson 5 months ago +1

      @Peter Winston Aldredge absolutely!

    • Peter Winston Aldredge
      Peter Winston Aldredge 5 months ago +3

      @Nefertiti Nelson Aren't they the greatest couple on TheXvid? I hope that they are truly like that in real life.

    • Nefertiti Nelson
      Nefertiti Nelson 5 months ago +2

      Their blushing made the comment extra funny! 😂

  • Tess Cooks 4u
    Tess Cooks 4u 5 months ago +437

    Absolutely beautiful! You have come so far with the home and now two little miracles to share it with. Merry Christmas.

  • Aerbx
    Aerbx 3 months ago

    What a great idea with the PVC trim! You inspired me with this one, when I go to do my remodel. Nice!!!!

  • Jue17
    Jue17 5 months ago

    Merry Christmas to your beautiful family 🎄🎅🏼♥️ really enjoy watching your hard work pay off. You deserve all the happiness in the world 🙏🏻

  • David Groves
    David Groves 5 months ago

    Merry Xmas to your wonderful little family. Love the stockings remember when their just 3 now 6 . Take care gang x x

  • Joy Lee
    Joy Lee 5 months ago

    Good filming of nature and a lovely home. Congratulations nearly there!!! What a Chrissy gift for yous and family, and to the doggies..

  • The PNW Test
    The PNW Test 5 months ago +48

    … It’s is crazy to think where you both started, the fact that your family grew with time as well.
    It is a amazing story and the fact it was all filmed and now both of your kids and rewatch it and see what there parents did.
    You both should be proud of what you Accomplished.
    Congratulations and enjoy the house and your littles!

    • Ann MCNAMARA
      Ann MCNAMARA 5 months ago +2

      CONGRATULATIONS your in your new fabulous house. Sharing it with your beautiful children. And plenty lovely forests to go for walks picnics You are an amazing couple . Happy Christmas from the McNamara s in Ireland

  • Syleis Wiley
    Syleis Wiley 3 months ago

    I've enjoyed sharing your journey so much ! I absolutely LOVE the house and how professionally your husband built everything! No shade, but Spencer is THE MAN! Every woman should be blessed enough to find a man willing to go into the wilderness and build her house to turn into home. He deserves all the, happy endings" he can handle, from here on out. I think I saw a bigfoot watching 👀 you guys build 🤭😆❤🤩

  • Jo Terwilliger
    Jo Terwilliger 5 months ago

    You two have done a beautiful job as well.as bringing two beautiful children into the world and it seems you hardly skipped a beat. You should be very, very proud of all you have accomplished. I just love the land and area you have for property. Enjoy! Merry Christmas to ALL!

  • Zachary Neufeld
    Zachary Neufeld 5 months ago

    Congrats on the placks you guys! How amazing are you're videos and their content. The house looks wonderful people !! I love that little black figurine on the Christmas tree. I think it is a great idea to teach the little ones from an early age that we ALL come in different shapes ,sizes and colors . MERRY CHRISTMAS 🎅 !!

  • Martie Flagg
    Martie Flagg 5 months ago

    I love walking in the woods also! Got to camp out by a huge waterfall in the mountains in northern Alaska! The Christmas tree is beautiful! Little Beau can run now and I loved her reaction to the tree!

  • SodaSaint Commentaries
    SodaSaint Commentaries 5 months ago +32

    I can remember when you two just started, before your little ones were with us here in the world… you’ve come so far and have proven to be truly inspiring for those of us who have thought of following your example in whole or in part but may not have had the nerve to follow through. Thank you for not only showing us that it can be done, but allowing us the privilege of watching the love you have for each other and watching your family grow. Thank you, truly.

  • Lindsay James
    Lindsay James 5 months ago

    Everything looks flawless. Absolutely lovely. Well done both. 💖

  • Bonnie Stillwater
    Bonnie Stillwater 5 months ago +1

    Great idea. Maybe when you have completely finished your home, you can start doing the weekly "Off Grid News" :)

  • Femi Fasusi
    Femi Fasusi 5 months ago

    I love how you put the finishing touches and got the house ready for Christmas 🎄.
    Merry Christmas 🎄🎁 to you and the family. Happy celebration 🍾

  • jeanie garrison
    jeanie garrison 2 months ago

    Great job! I love the scenery around the house, the pond, etc.

  • Tim
    Tim 5 months ago +7

    Spencer I really liked how you did the trim in your bathroom. The way you carried the bottom and top, all the way across both windows. Thinking back when you both started....now two little ones and your home's almost done! It's been such a treat watching you all through these years. Wishing You and your Family a Wonderful Christmas! Tim from Delaware.

  • Debra
    Debra 5 months ago +2

    It sure is all coming together nicely, can’t wait to see the bathroom when it’s finished. Happy Holidays to You guys. 😊

    • Debra
      Debra 4 months ago +1

      @Lindsey Guberman , They got a lot done in there, but as far as I know they still can’t take a shower in there, I don’t think. But they are working on it. 😊

    • Lindsey Guberman
      Lindsey Guberman 4 months ago

      What IS the current bathroom situation? I never could find a video on that.

  • Joe McCarthy
    Joe McCarthy 5 months ago

    Love the work you two do. Your home is looking great!

  • Chris Higgins
    Chris Higgins 5 months ago

    Your videos are so good. Love all the nature parts, your filming is so damn good. Keep up the great work!

  • Laura Shearin
    Laura Shearin 5 months ago

    Amazing job. I have been watching from the beginning. Love what you do, your family, and the inspiration you provide.

  • mad max
    mad max 5 months ago +17

    Young couples need to watch all this. This is what life is about between a man and a woman. Were supposed to build a life together and stay together and build something that you can leave to your children and create generational wealth so each generation has it a little bit better than the last. And their will always be ups and downs but its part of the journey that we forge together. God bless you 2 and and you family and have a Merry Christmas 🎅 .

  • Daronda Toole
    Daronda Toole 5 months ago

    Your first Christmas in your home!! Amazing what you have accomplished. EXTRAORDINARY

  • Beverly T.
    Beverly T. 4 months ago

    Your Home Looks AMAZING!!!! I just Love The Two Of You and Your Two GORGEOUS Children (and the Doggies)!!! Have A Fantastic New Year 🥂! Upstate NY here ❤

  • Victoria Talentino
    Victoria Talentino 5 months ago

    We love watching y'all! I wanted to tell you on your recent video you said you found a wild plum tree, it's not a plum it's a persimmon tree. If you get the seed out and cut it open it will have a knife, fork or spoon inside and they say that's how to predict your winter weather!
    Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to y'all.....

  • darren stoddart
    darren stoddart 4 months ago

    The Home stretch guys congratulations, I can envision you both doing a podcast series where you help people with their projects/ visit other of grid homes. You have so much learned knowledge and skills to share.

  • Gene Gillis
    Gene Gillis 5 months ago +23

    Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Thank you for sharing your dreams with us and letting us live vicariously through your hard work. Blessings to you and your family. We are all looking forward to see what the new year brings to you.

  • Debbie Flaherty
    Debbie Flaherty 5 months ago

    🙇🏻‍♀️ Awwwwwwwww…. I get to hear the coyote pups practicing their howling here on our farm, too.
    Your kids are blessed with a peaceful life!

  • Shsharrell
    Shsharrell 5 months ago +1

    Everything is looking so beautiful! You have a beautiful place to live. I have watched you two work so hard to make it all happen. You deserve all the happiness in the world. Have a Wonderful MERRY Christmas 🎅 🎄 😊

    • Jacob Mason
      Jacob Mason 5 months ago

      Season’s Greetings Sharrell. 🌺🌼🎄

  • StarGirl ofAntares
    StarGirl ofAntares 5 months ago

    Merry Christmas!!!! You need a new beginning with the 6 of you! Love the stockings!! I hope your holidays are lovely and fun! Take some time off for goodness sakes! So nice to just chill & catch up on my Life Uncontained!! Been so busy! Christmas Day treasure!! 🙏🏼🕯🌟🎁🎄🎅🏼⛄️🎉🍾🥂🎊🎆

  • John Coleman
    John Coleman 5 months ago

    Merry Christmas guys! You have done such a great job and have a wonderful family! I'm so happy for you all!

  • Piddy 3825
    Piddy 3825 5 months ago +26

    you should start a new family tradition of getting a live tree for christmas each year and then planting it on your property in the new year. you have some much land and those trees would become a living legacy of your stewardship of that land. Besides, you'd be able to point to those trees later in life and have so many wonderful memories, especially when your children a grown up and can look back and see the forest you created for them!
    just a thought...

    • Piddy 3825
      Piddy 3825 5 months ago

      @Little Blue Cloud my parents used to do it for years up until they passed away. after 40 years in the same house, some of the trees were huge.

    • Darlene Douglas
      Darlene Douglas 5 months ago +3

      That's the big thing in Europe right now to do!!

  • Christine Wayua
    Christine Wayua 5 months ago +4

    I've been with you guys the whole journey can't wait for the house tour

    • abz1248
      abz1248 4 months ago

      Good luck getting invited. How does $150.00 per ticket sound for the tour. The cost of the ticket includes coffee and donuts ... so it is not so bad.

  • wildduck32
    wildduck32 5 months ago

    You guys are amazing and an inspiration to all of us who wish to live a life "uncontained" :) Thanks for sharing your family's journey with all of us. You should try and do a collab with the Good Simple Living family!

  • Jeanie Bradshaw
    Jeanie Bradshaw 5 months ago

    I'm very proud of you you have done a fantastic job it's like watching my own grand children bless you and your family

  • Anne Willey
    Anne Willey 5 months ago

    Your home looks more and more amazing each week! I love the desk and the trim on the windows really makes a difference, I agree 😊 The Christmas decorations look great, happy holidays to you and your families😁🤗🎄🎁🎉❤