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:

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Robert M. Pirsig

"The only Zen you can find on the tops of mountains is the Zen you bring up there." - Robert M. Pirsig

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Robert Green Ingersoll

"Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows." - Robert Green Ingersoll

Solar Heater

Monday, December 15, 2014

Arthur Schopenhauer

"Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude." - Arthur Schopenhauer

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Duke Kahanamoku

"I have never seen snow and do not know what winter means." - Duke Kahanamoku

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Leigh Hunt

"Colors are the smiles of nature." - Leigh Hunt

Friday, December 12, 2014

John McGraw

"My boy, one small breeze doesn't make a wind storm." - John McGraw