Where are we all coming from as homesteaders? Some of us are coming from a city life, some a suburban life and some were raised in the countryside. We all have different skills that we bring to the table. Some of us have bounced between different places our entire life. I for example, grew up in the countryside from age 10 to 18. My parents attempted to teach me skills for a self-sufficient lifestyle. I personally was only interested in sports and girls. Luckily, the skills I observed and took part in stuck. Though I had been apart from that lifestyle for some time, they quickly returned to me once we decided to make our transition to a country lifestyle. I did live a city life for quite some time but some skills are like riding a bike.
No matter where you are in your learning path, feel confident that you can acquire the skills you need to live an off-grid country lifestyle. I know I was extremely excited to learn new skills and relearn old ones.