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, December 28, 2012

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

The FunFort

This year for Christmas, we built the kids a house and now they're moving out!

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Friday, December 14, 2012

We won again!

We won the grand prize on the "Sew Warm" contest with our "Make a Rabbit Fur hat from scratch" howto.

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Monday, December 3, 2012

Sunday, December 2, 2012

Guinea Pigs vs Rabbits

(image from Wikipedia) Guinea Pigs are raised throughout the world as meat production animal.  They are fairly efficient, and have a lot of benefits.  Let's take a look at how they compare to rabbits.

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Saturday, December 1, 2012

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