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:

Friday, June 23, 2017


"Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another." - Juvenal

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

William Shakespeare

"Fishes live in the sea, as men do a-land; the great ones eat up the little ones." - William Shakespeare

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Aldous Huxley

"My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing." - Aldous Huxley

Winspear Rabbitry, grow out pens on grass

Winspear Rabbitry, grow out pens on grass

7 week old rabbits in pens on the grass


Friday, June 16, 2017

Langston Hughes

"Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby." - Langston Hughes

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Stewart Udall

"Plans to protect air and water, wilderness and wildlife are in fact plans to protect man." - Stewart Udall

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Hal Borland

"If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees." - Hal Borland

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