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Building Our Off Grid, Solar Powered House In Belize

This Isn’t Just For Hippies

It’s just six weeks to go to our first-ever standalone Self-Sufficiency Seminar in Belize. And, it’s not too late to join us. Be warned, though, that the Early Bird Discount expires midnight this Friday, Oct. 14… so, this week is your last chance to save as much as US$500 on your seat. (You may qualify for more discounts, too. Find out here.)

We’ve talked in past issues about the benefits of growing and rearing your own food for the table. But today, I’d like to share this story which first appeared in our twice-monthly In Focus: Belize e-letter from Kacie Crisp who’s embracing the freedom of living off solar energy…

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Solar Power Isn’t Just For Hippies Anymore
By Kacie Crisp

If living off the grid conjures images of barefoot midwives in mumus living on tofu and bean sprouts in some Appalachian hollow… think again. Off-grid living has evolved in the 21st century.

Nowadays it’s entirely possible to live in a modern, comfortable house with modern conveniences and Continue reading