Category Archive: Homesteading

10 Amazing And Creative Wood Pallet Fence Ideas

10 Amazing And Creative Wood Pallet Fence Ideas If you want a cheap, good looking fence, a pallet fence is for you. They are strong, often great strong hard wood and best of all free or at the most a few dollars per pallet. I have for many years used free pallets to make various …

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10 Most Popular Foods to Forage

10 Most Popular Foods to Forage Unless you’re living in the middle of the desert, there is a very good chance that the natural habitat around your home is abundantly stocked with wild foods just waiting to be harvested. Foraging is the process of going out into that “wild” to gather available foods. By “wild” …

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5 Great Tips to Make Prepping Easier

5 Great Tips to Make Prepping Easier Have you found prepping to be difficult many days? You’re really not alone if you’ve felt this way before. Prepping is no easy feat. It’s actually hard to do even if you find some aspects of it enjoyable. But hard things are often times the most worthwhile to complete, …

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The Forgotten Prep: Septic System Maintenance

The Forgotten Prep: Septic System Maintenance Many people who live green and frugally are in rural locations. Even those who live in suburban areas that have been incorporated into growing cities may still have septic systems versus being part of a large sewer line. There are over 21 million households that need to be prepared …

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17 Survival Uses for Coffee Filters and Coffee Grounds

17 Survival Uses for Coffee Filters and Coffee Grounds If you want to be a prepper, you need to learn how to make use of whatever’s available. Yes, it’s important to have plenty of supplies, but what if they’re destroyed or stolen? A good prepper knows how to find supplies where others only find useless …

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How To Build A Rotating Canned Food Storage System

How To Build A Rotating Canned Food Storage System This DIY project has to be by far the easiest most awesome way to build canned storage! If you have been looking for a way to store your canned food that takes up less space than just putting them on a shelf you have found the right …

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What You Need to Know About Matches for Survival

What You Need to Know About Matches for Survival It would be pretty safe to say that most preppers have a stash of matches in one, if not multiple, locations throughout their various bags, packs, and locations. When it comes to matches for survival: there is more you need to know than keeping them dry and …

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Barter With Your Skills To Fill Your Cupboard

Barter With Your Skills To Fill Your Cupboard With the cost of food continuously going up, people are looking for ways to help cut the bill while still keeping their family fed. If you barter your skills, you may be amazed at the different things people will pay you with, including food! Bartering is an …

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16 Cool Homesteading DIY Projects For Preppers

16 Cool Homesteading DIY Projects For Preppers Take this time to get on top of your preps and maybe tackle a few of these homesteading DIY projects. My favorite projects are the top two in the picture above. I need a way of storing my fruits properly so they don’t over ripen to quickly and …

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How To Make Your Own Energy-Saving Thermal Curtains

How To Make Your Own Energy-Saving Thermal Curtains These work. I will not beat about the bush. We lose over 30% of heat from our windows. Possibly more. So it makes sense to reduce the % of heat lost right? Well today you can…for cheap! This fantastic article shows us how to make these thermal …

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