very interesting intro.
self sufficiency is an admirable goal.
being "off the grid" might be a poor choice of words at an internet site. no offense intended, but it's incongruous in it's nature. lol.
i hope we can hear more of your exploits in self sufficiency. i'm very interested (umm, but not in an intrusive way, lol).
The way that you wander is the way that you choose. The day that you tarry is the day that you lose.
Sunshine or thunder, a man will always wonder where the fair wind blows.