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: http://flickr.com/photos/35090117@N05/collections/
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Backyard Bees is a local Orange County company that lets people adopt a hive and keep it in their backyard, but maintains it for free. You get 10% of the honey, pollinators for your garden, and you get to help save the bees!
It's already time to harvest the red potatoes! These were the potatoes that I planted in the fabric pots a couple months ago. Each of these pots got two seed potatoes. They gave me a nice return of an average of 5 potatoes per pot.
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I collected 108 DIY shed plans from all over the web. Might be useful if you're looking for ideas or want to build one
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Sick of your life in your current city or country? Your life quality could me much higher somewhere else. Find out where and move there
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