My newest obsession

My newest obsession is learning to live “off grid” and to create a self sufficient lifestyle. While researching I dove into the depths of Youtube and came across a channel called Pure Living for Life. They live “off grid” and share their experiences online. Through more research and lots more YouTube videos I have decided to begin my own plans of creating my own “off grid” life. Just by speaking with my parents and my grandparents I have learned so much, like that I have almost no idea what I am doing! But I won’t let that stop me. I have made a rough draft of what I want my house to look like. Lots of my inspiration came from my old friend’s parents’ house. I am trying to figure out which state I want to live in. I could live in upstate New York, Maine, Oregon or Idaho! There are so many factors to this process but I know that this is something I want to do, because every time I think about it I get this funny feeling that something amazing is about to happen. Since I really want to become self sufficient I want to have my own farm which means I have to learn how to care for my animals and how to take care of my crops. I have learned I will also have to teach myself to hunt, clean and skin animals as well. I know I can do it though. I can’t wait to see my dream come to life!

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My 1st draft

-Sophia

 

2 thoughts on “My newest obsession

  1. That is a great obsession to have and I have no doubt you will accomplish it! You have awesome support, you’re smart, and you are driven 😊
    My sister (who lived in Alaska) is in Vermont living now (which she LOVES) and spent a year in Maine before that (which she (LOVED too). She is a minimalist…unlike me 😲

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  2. I’m now not sure where you are getting your information, but great topic. I must spend a while finding out more or figuring out more. Thanks for fantastic info I used to be looking for this info for my mission.

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