Vela Creations

Vela Creations is an in-depth resource for off grid living. The site documents our research and experiences, hoping that they might help others interested in pursuing this lifestyle. This blog is designed to document our day to day experiences as we build our new, sustainable homestead. If you are interested in seeing more photos and videos, we have a flickr account at the following url:

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Walter Scott

"Unless a tree has borne blossoms in spring, you will vainly look for fruit on it in autumn." - Walter Scott

Wednesday, May 4, 2016


"The foot feels the foot when it feels the ground." - Buddha

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Margaret Atwood

"In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt." - Margaret Atwood

Monday, May 2, 2016

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

"Won't you come into the garden? I would like my roses to see you." - Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Sunday, May 1, 2016

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

"All art is but imitation of nature." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Thomas Tusser

"Sweet April showers do spring May flowers." - Thomas Tusser

Friday, April 29, 2016

Richard Jefferies

"This sunlight linked me through the ages to that past consciousness." - Richard Jefferies

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