Are you yearning for a simpler and happier life? Do you desire a bit of peace and quiet away from the noise of society and the rat race? Gary Collins provides step-by-step instructions for creating a self-sustaining refuge in the untamed wild or the blacktop jungle. Through his methods, you can identify and purge unnecessary stressors from your everyday life. Attendees also learn the basics of off-grid living, from home construction to energy alternatives, and from sewage disposal to internet access.