My Self Reliance
My Self Reliance
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I'm Exhausted!
Views 190K2 days ago
Winter is Coming
Views 516K2 months ago
Thanks for everything
Views 572K2 months ago
Leaving the Cabin
Views 359K4 months ago
An EXPENSIVE blooper!
Views 216K9 months ago
Time to Get a 2nd Dog?
Views 279K11 months ago


  • Brian McConnon
    Brian McConnon 3 minutes ago

    New subscriber - great stuff!

  • J Hood
    J Hood 3 minutes ago

    We're not going anywhere!! Take your time enjoy your family. Have a great Holiday.

  • Thomas Cronin
    Thomas Cronin 10 minutes ago

    Merry Christmas!

  • Warner Wells
    Warner Wells 12 minutes ago

    It's se;fish, and I know it, but oh, I would love to see your family, and Dervla's family ... all of them and hear they speak. Whatever you do, I stand with your other million subscribers. Merry Christmas.

  • Eddie Horton
    Eddie Horton 13 minutes ago

    Words not necessary!!! - I'm sitting here in the Starbucks parking lot as traffic is just whipping by but watching this video (for the first time) I feel so much peace.

  • Gisele Contassot Desayvre

    Je comprends que vous soyez exténué...votre épouse certainement aussi!...vous devez assumer beaucoup de choses... dès que l'on devient une personne publique, les abonnés se demandent ce que vous faites!...j'ai une page publique ''artiste peintre''..un grand mot! suis absente depuis quelque temps...''et alors que faites.vous?..etc..etc..''🙂...bon courage pour la suite..bonnes fêtes de fin d'année..soyez heureux...vous êtes un homme exceptionnel ☺️🎶☕🔥

  • Chris Vinblex
    Chris Vinblex 16 minutes ago

    It is a good dog.

  • jose y liliana Gonzalez
    jose y liliana Gonzalez 17 minutes ago

    saludos desde uruguay miramos tus videos es mi lugar preferido para vivir ..

    A ASPLENDIDSAVAGE 17 minutes ago

    You walked by our Rockwall at 3330 it looks very megalithic you should check that out

  • A\ex
    A\ex 19 minutes ago

    I think all the time - at 7:21 you saw stuck between the logs?

  • Gino Asci
    Gino Asci 24 minutes ago

    i ever knew they had cameras, and U-Haul trailers, tape measures, pencils, a canoe, a book, a blanket, and a metal grill, two plastic buckets, and fuckn cement? in the wilderness? did i see a coffee pot? you’re the rich guy in the woods. Daniel Boon never had a video camera to upload to youtube.

  • M Haight
    M Haight 24 minutes ago

    Let's see all the Christmas festivities!

  • Sarah Siskin
    Sarah Siskin 25 minutes ago

    Can u put a window in the sleeping loft?

  • Pouty Gorilla
    Pouty Gorilla 25 minutes ago

    Everything tastes better cooked outdoors 😍

  • Heat Seeker
    Heat Seeker 27 minutes ago

    Don't worry about us audience so much, we'll eagerly await your next video whenever you'll have time to gift us with new content. In the meantime, wishing you wonderful holidays season and go light on the gravy, or you'll have to work twice as hard in January to burn it off.

  • HS Style
    HS Style 29 minutes ago

    창의적이고 넘 멋져요 어쩜 그렇게 잘하세요 통나무집 짓고 싶어요 !!!!!노랑이도 귀엽고 똑똑한같아요 ~~~~

  • Batoni Daboni
    Batoni Daboni 29 minutes ago

    Well done man. I loved it

    JOHN'SMOVIESSUCK 34 minutes ago

    I think you need a garden were you could grow stuff that would be cool.

  • andrie van eeden
    andrie van eeden 35 minutes ago

    (Alwine Van Eeden) Gonna miss adorable playful Cali over the next few weeks also!!!🐶

  • Marek Szymacha
    Marek Szymacha 36 minutes ago

    Good luck.

  • Mats Williams
    Mats Williams 38 minutes ago

    have a really Merry Christmas with your loved ones! And best wishes for the years to come!! Greetings from Sweden!

  • Sarah Siskin
    Sarah Siskin 39 minutes ago

    Cali and the new back door! Lol

  • christine Greenstreet
    christine Greenstreet 39 minutes ago

    I'm sticking around. Can't wait to see what happens next. Stay well. Merry Christmas to you, your family and Cali!

  • Tom Scott
    Tom Scott 39 minutes ago

    i like what you do , thanks for sharing!!!

  • Sarah Siskin
    Sarah Siskin 40 minutes ago

    Oh cutting that door must have felt like it took forever. Great job!

  • J-d Jeon
    J-d Jeon 40 minutes ago

    당신이 진정한 자연인이다

  • DigUrOwnHole
    DigUrOwnHole 40 minutes ago

    i love this guy.

  • al Gigirl
    al Gigirl 42 minutes ago

    We'll just focus on the priority to get the room ready and etc. At least the kids know they have your cabin to crash to if need be.

  • Tony Chin
    Tony Chin 45 minutes ago

    I am happy to hear that your wife is moving to live in with you. Can you give me your address. Merry Xmas and Happy New Year.

  • Phantasm65
    Phantasm65 46 minutes ago

    I would like to watch everything you do with yourself and your Family, and I wish you would make a restaurant up there and we could come up there and enjoy some of that great cooking I’ve seen you do

  • Sarah Siskin
    Sarah Siskin 49 minutes ago

    Woo hoo! Congrats on the upcoming move and having your bride with you!! It’s a lot to deal w right now but in one month it’ll all be behind u. The amount of effort you have put in to changing your life has been amazing to watch and very noticeable. U seemed haunted when this started and now u seem content. Show us the Christmas vlogs and best of luck w that move!!

  • Chris Snelling
    Chris Snelling 49 minutes ago

    A big happy Christmas to you and your family and have a great new year . 🎄🍹🍻🎁🍖⛏🔧🔨🔪 have a good one Shawn 👍🇬🇧

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  • Tonda Malone
    Tonda Malone 53 minutes ago

    I would love to see as many Christmas's as you find time to film. I love watching anything you do around there! I cant wait to see how you use yoyr wife in the videos. I really want to get to know her, like we've gotten to know you. Will she be a big part of the videos? I hope so! You've done an amazing job on everything, and the new room and new door looks awesome!

  • andrie van eeden
    andrie van eeden 54 minutes ago

    (Awine Van Eeden) Thinking of you,your wife and daughters..packing up house after so many years staying in it.. is emotional and a lot of work,talking from my own experience.Have yourselves A Merry Christmas and All the Best for 2020!! Looking forward to your videos which I enoy so much. Kind Regards.

  • Thomas Weber
    Thomas Weber 54 minutes ago

    greetings from Germany.and all my Respect

  • Marke Hooker
    Marke Hooker 55 minutes ago

    Short videos are great as well.

  • Lady pilliwick
    Lady pilliwick Hour ago

    I want/need a dog

  • Alex Hamilton
    Alex Hamilton Hour ago

    Hi exhausted, I’m dad

  • Leslie Zeihan
    Leslie Zeihan Hour ago

    Like many others have stated here Shawn, there are many of us faithful fans that will sit steadfast! Just enjoy your family and we will be here when you can have the time to film. I can safely say that many of us are praying for you and yours, especially now trying finish everything up!! I love the presents/gifts you receive!! Such lovely folks/fans!! Bye for now!! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you and yours!

  • Darren Garlough
    Darren Garlough Hour ago

    Where is she gonna put all her shoes?

  • Trumpia Donald
    Trumpia Donald Hour ago

    I am also looking forward to watching your wife joining your video and cooking together there with you Merry Christmas and happy new year too

  • Wolf Patrick
    Wolf Patrick Hour ago

    Damn skippy, I'm following along! You guys enjoy your Christmas and don't worry about us. We have stuff on our plates too. Look forward to your next video, but don't rush it brother. Give Cali a big hug for me. Thumbs up as always.

  • Thomas Dimitro
    Thomas Dimitro Hour ago


  • terry uller
    terry uller Hour ago

    Take a break Shawn, enjoy Christmas and the move with you're wife, you've done everyone proud and we all look forward to new videos in the new year, Merry Christmas to you and all you're family.

  • Mal Long
    Mal Long Hour ago

    Sean you don’t have to apologise for anything, what you are doing is amazing and inspirational. Have a very merry Christmas with your family and a fantastic new year. 🕊🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿❤️

  • DBdoo food
    DBdoo food Hour ago

    I'll be sticking around . I love your videos !! They can be an hour long and i"d still watch .. keep them coming .. I hope you and your family have 3 beautiful Christmases ....

  • Mats Sundelin
    Mats Sundelin Hour ago

    Thanks for the video. I enjoyed watching. Good luck with it. I will watch you again soon.

  • Dena Kerr
    Dena Kerr Hour ago

    Wow, what a life change you all are headed for, good luck and Merry Christmas.

  • Bernhard Michael Fux

    You can escape to the deepest forests of Canada! But your wife will find you - wherever you are! hahaha And: I also will find your channel again and again - even if you spend three or four weeks less time for us! I stay loyal and the other subscribers have to do that too!

  • Silvio Sirianni
    Silvio Sirianni Hour ago

    Hi from Australia brother

  • Wendy Morris
    Wendy Morris Hour ago

    A Merry Christmas and Happy New year to you an your family.

  • mish63pa
    mish63pa Hour ago

    Yes time lapse please of the sauna. I’m living the dream through you.

  • Peter Stringa
    Peter Stringa Hour ago

    Merry Christmasses and a happy New Year with your wife and for the both of you of course. .

  • Gravy Dave
    Gravy Dave Hour ago

    As if!!! You take your time with the fam and Xmas and sorting out both the old and new homes. Love what you do, bru, and I'll be all over it when you get back at it. I still remember the first vid I watched. This crazy guy chopping trees mid winter for a new cabin...I was hooked. Merry Xmas to you and yours. Love ya, bru.

  • mjc 427
    mjc 427 Hour ago

    I agree, share what you want too but family time is the most important. I'm not going any where. Merry Christmas!!!

  • sarah dris
    sarah dris Hour ago

    good luck you are the best

  • Ralph Reagan
    Ralph Reagan Hour ago

    All I got to say is farout man!

  • Coffee Drinker
    Coffee Drinker Hour ago

    i appreciate your videos

  • Dr Neethu m.v
    Dr Neethu m.v Hour ago

    Hi, this is from india... i love watching your videos... this type of living is so lovely... my husband loves cali so much.. he is a dog lover.. we are looking to get one actually... love cali..

  • TrailerPark Supervisor

    Do the cabin tour now sir, and do the 2nd tour in a few weeks. It’s the least you could do for your loyal viewers.

  • *Alex* V-i-P
    *Alex* V-i-P Hour ago

    Seems very small for two people i dont tgink she will stay long bro

  • Marion Hauze
    Marion Hauze Hour ago


  • dewbottle
    dewbottle Hour ago

    Happy Christmas to you and your family , and a wonderful new year ! xx

  • Harry Wennekes
    Harry Wennekes Hour ago

    A very Merry Christmas and a Happy NewYear

  • Jim Felton
    Jim Felton Hour ago

    Don’t worry about filming, enjoy the time with your family! We’ll be here when you get back, because I, like others, am inspired by your journey, and can’t wait to see what happens in the next chapter, something wonderful would be my guess! Have a very Merry Christmas, and a healthy, happy, and blessed New Year!😊

  • 스크린캠프 Screen camp

    반갑습니다 눈도많이오고 리트리버 귀여워요^^;;

  • sergiopepepe pedrope

    Séria bom se tivesse legenda

  • Bill Tusim
    Bill Tusim Hour ago

    Hey Shawn, I want to wish you and your family and Cali a very Merry Christmas and looking forward to watch youe videos in the newyear.

  • Rory McLoughlin
    Rory McLoughlin Hour ago

    Take some time off! We will be here when you get back

  • Cheryl Pemberton

    Dude, we thought you NEVER run out of every, LOL!! Seriously, please take this Christmas Season to spend some well-deserved time with your wife, daughters and of course Callie, sweetest dog on earth!! We all love your channel, brings great Joy & Peace to us; we will be patient for your next video!! Merry Christmas!!!!

  • Henry Moreland
    Henry Moreland Hour ago


  • kordulus
    kordulus Hour ago

    I don't understand.. how do you check your facebook status from out there!?

  • Henry Moreland
    Henry Moreland Hour ago

    Take a break.

  • davemis40
    davemis40 Hour ago

    It’s Christmas dude ... take it easy, put your feet up and recharge

  • Ho lota Dong
    Ho lota Dong Hour ago

    Did you really cut up all those logs with a handsaw?!

  • Ralph Reagan
    Ralph Reagan Hour ago

    I like how the dog is always "Is it time to play?"

  • Carmen Lamontagne
    Carmen Lamontagne 2 hours ago

    You are loved and appreciated!! Thank you and Merry Christmas!!

  • Barry Webber
    Barry Webber 2 hours ago

    Get those batteries recharged asap Shawn! I'm really looking forward to 2020 with you! Have a wonderful Christmas and New Year with best wishes.

  • Robert G
    Robert G 2 hours ago

    Reposer-vous bien et joyeux Noël

  • Dagmar Müller
    Dagmar Müller 2 hours ago

    A very Merry Christmas and a joyous New Year to you and yours. liebe grüsse aus germany bayern dagmar

  • Peter Vallus
    Peter Vallus 2 hours ago


  • Michael Tibbs Jr
    Michael Tibbs Jr 2 hours ago

    I a bit concerned, being tired was my first sign of a heart attack. You cant eat bear fat very often and stay healthy for long.

  • Rosina Moment
    Rosina Moment 2 hours ago

    I’m sticking around

  • Kelli In Texas
    Kelli In Texas 2 hours ago


  • Björn Müller
    Björn Müller 2 hours ago


  • Rosina Moment
    Rosina Moment 2 hours ago

    I watch every video you post, I love watching you work, living my dream but I’m too old now to even consider it so I fulfil my dreams through you, thank you for the effort. Wishing you a very merry joyous Christmas and all blessings for the new year. Love from UK

  • G Gamboa
    G Gamboa 2 hours ago

    From the moment I discovered your channel Shawn I have been hooked. The calming effect of your videos has helped me a lot on nights that I had to deal with my anxiety. For that, I will always be a fan. Now, go enjoy Christmas. You deserve it sir. Happy Holidays to you and yours. 😊♥️

  • Şahin Uçar
    Şahin Uçar 2 hours ago

    Vıdeolar super devamını beklıyoruz... Saygılar.

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  • tkarlmann
    tkarlmann 2 hours ago

    W & D are camera shy.

  • Philip Masters
    Philip Masters 2 hours ago

    And a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you! A very expressive video, enjoy the festivities I look forward to any output over the season and am looking forward to following the 2020 builds of the Workshop and the Traditional Nissan Hut.

  • Linda Cooper
    Linda Cooper 2 hours ago

    Thank you so much for all those beautiful videos I have thoroughly enjoyed them, you deserve a very long break and I hope that you enjoy your Christmas with your family, don’t worry about filming etc until your wife comes to join you, by then you would have had a nice long break, I wish you well My James, love from Australia 😍

  • Paul George
    Paul George 2 hours ago

    My advice to you Shawn is that your health and well being is more important to you and your family than you tube. I am sure you tube can wait a couple of weeks while you recharge the batteries and spend some quality time with the family.

  • Ramon Bauti
    Ramon Bauti 2 hours ago


  • Dirty Burger
    Dirty Burger 2 hours ago

    For what its worth I've been so busy anyways and will be so until christmas so if you take some time off it's no biggie. Just get some vids in the new year! Cheers and Merry Christmas my man 👍🏻🍔

  • William Ellis
    William Ellis 2 hours ago

    Do we get to meet your wife and daughters?, will she appear in your videos ?. I have seen glimpses of her, but since I signed up late, I don’t know if you introduced your family before. You are a hard working man to be sure, your talents many, my guess is that after Jan 03, you life will only get better. Be well

  • Boodz Outdoors
    Boodz Outdoors 2 hours ago

    I like your short vids bro all good

  • Hetty van der Klis
    Hetty van der Klis 2 hours ago

    No need to apologize! If I were you, I would put the camera in the cupboard for a few weeks and take some time off from sharing videos with us :-). It must be exhausting sometimes. Enjoy the holidays!