Not just self sufficient. Prepared for a long haul. When stores are empty and no one can just order for delivery. I doubt anyone reading here, is even considering this.
And yet, look at how our supply chain is becoming compromised, right now. If you want an item, for Christmas Giving, get it before Halloween, or it may well not be on the shelf, after.<----"Apocalyptic" thinking? Well, I am not the only informed (not *way out,* wearing *tin hat*) person, saying it. If one is listening.
Quite the interesting corner of a room, above, hu? Betcha' whoever lives there, is quite self sufficient. They probably built the house themselves. Or a long gone relative did, and this generation is still living there.
Someone probably hand made the small wooden table, off of which they are eating. And the chairs look hand made too. Everything looks old, old, old and worn. And quite lovely.....
"October is crisp days and cool nights, a time to curl up around the dancing flames and sink into a good book."
Mmmm, did I use this quote before???? LOL