Jeremy Goertz

Show HostJeremy Goertz

Jeremy hosts the popular Simple Little Life channel on YouTube from his homestead in Alberta.


The ins the outs and the gear for creating YouTube videos. Let's talk about creating YouTube content. I picked up a new camera this week and we'll talk about some of the ins and outs of creating content for YouTube. You can check out my first video...

BBQ, BBQ Knives, and Pants

In this episode we'll cover a little BBQ ribs, a BBQ knife that is giving me issues, what I'm trying (unsuccessfully) to fix it and my problem with blowing the crotch out of work pants. Thank you so ISOTUNES for sponsoring this episode of the...

A bike with no brakes

I picked up a new bike this past week and it has no brakes. Which may be why I like it so much. In this episode I'll share a new bike purchase and some of the nuances of riding a bike without brakes. Also a few things and changes coming to my shop...

Happy Thanksgiver eh!

It's Canadian thanksgiving. Why do Canadians celebrate thanksgiving differently than American?

This is a great time of year to reflect and be thankful for all that we have. Even in crazy times like we are living in, we have a lot to be thankful for.

Physical Fitness as a Maker

As "makers" I seldom hear conversations around exercise and physical fitness. And yet, our physical ability plays such a huge role in what we do. I've struggled in the past with trying to get in shape just like so many other people. Lately I've been...

The Tools I use for Knife Making

For this episode I sat down in my garage with a pen and paper and made a list of the tools that I use to make a knife. For more information on the tools mentioned please check out this post at My recommendation this week is The...