I recently came across this YouTube video which featured this young lady staying in a rural cottage with her windows overlooking hills and endless grass plains.

Source: TheCottageFairy | YouTube

There’s just something extremely therapeutic about such videos, where they seem to offer us a sneak peek into the kind of world we office workers might only dream of – almost like an alternate dimension.

A recent Mothership article also showcased a 26-year-old who left her corporate job to farm in New Zealand, which garnered a lot of attention.

Most people applauded her for her bravery for doing something unconventional that some would only fantasise about.

In the current society where the boundaries of work and life seem to blur, it is no longer uncommon for people to fantasise about ditching their job responsibilities and pursue a life that is much simpler and slower.

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