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, October 22, 2014

George Washington Carver

"Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise." - George Washington Carver

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"Nature never deceives us; it is we who deceive ourselves." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Monday, October 20, 2014

Helen Keller

"Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow." - Helen Keller

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Helen Hunt Jackson

"I know the lands are lit, with all the autumn blaze of Goldenrod." - Helen Hunt Jackson

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Elizabeth Bowen

"Autumn arrives in early morning, but spring at the close of a winter day." - Elizabeth Bowen

Friday, October 17, 2014

Edna Ferber

"Big doesn't necessarily mean better. Sunflowers aren't better than violets." - Edna Ferber

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Carl Sagan

"The universe seems neither benign nor hostile, merely indifferent." - Carl Sagan