It is possible to combine modern tecnology with simple, low imapct dwellings. Mini eco-houses help minimise our disconnection from whats going on in nature.
I have discovered people living close to the land, in very inovative, creative structures. This, born out of povity, shows me thats its a very accessable lifestyle to anybody who wants to put in the effort. Its not easy and laid back all the time. Fetching wood and water takes time and energy.