Does anyone have any experience or know someone that is living in the country and off grid?
What personal and physical skills are most needed? Are you glad you did it? Or is urban living too good to let it go?
Their are regulations against such things the government has to get its taxes dollars....I read an article about a year ago a lady in Florida was being threatened with legal action as well as her property being taken away from her if she didn't reconect her home to the sewer and water main.
As well as a man in Toronto Canada who had to pay outrageous fines for having a windmill on his property.
This angers me because I would love to have my own self sufficient property
I remember a 1960s nuclear war scifi book set 100 years after the war. The New Amish had distinct clothing from the Old Amish, out of respect for the people most prepared to continue on after the war life unchanged.
If you don't want to go Amish, the Mennonites have diesel engines and some have plain cars but seek to be independent of outside society. And you get a whole community with its own medical practitioners and schools, community support as insurance / old age help, and you aren't alone when there is a disaster.
by andrew savage 5 years ago
Have you, or anyone you know of, ever had a close encounter? When did it take place? Were there any drugs involved? Did you tell the authorities? What race of aliens were involved? Was the experience angelic or demonic in nature? Did the ones who made contact with you seem good or evil? Did you...
by Yves 2 years ago
Does anyone else find it odd that Trump is not really going after on Hillary on her bad history?Yes, he calls her "Lying Hillary" and states that she would be a "terrible president." But come on people, HRC is attacking his record point by point, and in great detail, but still,...
by Sharilee Swaity 7 years ago
Does anyone have any experience with Rent-To-Own Agreements?My husband and I are looking into them, because we are having trouble selling our mobile home. I have been researching this topic, but I would to hear from someone who has actual experience with it. How did it work out for you? Were there...
by Xenonlit 6 years ago
I heard that Reddit has a lot of traffic and users and wondered if anyone can attribute increased audience from using Reddit.
by James Robertson 6 years ago
Does anyone know of any good, text based, web RPG games?I use to play a game called Kings of Chaos, then Ruins of Chaos. Just wandering if anyone knows of any related games like that. I love text based games. Looking for a good one to invest some time in.
by Jill Spencer 4 years ago
We have a rosebush that's being decimated by rose slugs. Does anyone have an organic solution?
|HubPages Device ID|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Google Analytics|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel|
|Google Hosted Libraries|
|Google AdSense Host API|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels|
|Author Google Analytics|
|Amazon Tracking Pixel|