Category Archive: Homesteading

7 Ways to Store Water Discretely

7 Ways to Store Water Discretely Water is the source of all life here on earth, if you don’t have any stored and you have no way of procuring any then I am sorry to say this folks, you will die. You can only go 3 days with out water in a survival situation. Less …

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The Best Winter Crops and Cold-Hardy Foods To Grow

The Best Winter Crops and Cold-Hardy Foods To Grow With winter knocking on the door and in some northan/midwest states snow is already falling. So being pro active and want to continue to grow food well into the winter I went on the hunt for a great article on this. This will be my first …

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How to Construct A Simple Boat

How to Construct A Simple Boat I wanted to share this tutorial with you because I think this is a subject we tend to forget about or do not even realize that having a boat could be a great alternative when bugging out If you live near a river, it makes sense to not get …

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How To Scent Wood DIY Air freshener

How To Scent Wood DIY Air freshener This is a great little homesteading project anyone can do. The manliest man to the girliest girl. This project is easy, cheap and best of all… Natural. Some air fresheners you buy from the store are made from harsh chemicals and to be quite honest, shouldn’t be breathed in …

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How To Cut Glass Perfectly With Household Items

How To Cut Glass Perfectly With Household Items I personally have never tried this but I have been looking into up-cycling my old vodka and wine bottles into glasses. I also thought that I could use my larger wine bottles as planters or even as a mini green house in the garden over fall. You …

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17 Things Our Grandparents Did When “Green” Was Just A Color

17 Things Our Grandparents Did When “Green” Was Just A Color I love seeing how our past generations lived. It always seemed so much more straight forward, there was no pussy footing around, you got the work done with non of the modern day bitching that goes on now in our society. If you are …

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21 Things a Prepper Should Never Throw Away

21 Things a Prepper Should Never Throw Away You must have heard about the saying “one mans trash is another mans gold” That same saying is applied when prepping too. So many of us throw away valuable items that can be re used or even better up-cycled into something else to either save you money …

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The 55 Best Herbal Remedies Known To Man

The 55 Best Herbal Remedies Known To Man While some people may dismiss herbal remedies as quackery, the use of botanicals is well rooted in medical practice. Ancient doctors methodically collected information about herbs and developed well-defined pharmacopoeias to treat a variety of ailments. More than a quarter of all drugs used today contain active …

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How To Build A Cold Room In Your Home Basement

How To Build A Cold Room In Your Home Basement A cold room is a new term for a root cellar. Cold rooms / root cellars are for keeping food supplies at a low temperature and steady humidity. They keep food from freezing during the winter and keep food cool during the summer months to …

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How To Make Vodka

How To Make Vodka mmm, vodka, one of my all time favorite alcoholic beverages. I like vodka because of its ability to be mixed with pretty much any-other drink to create a wonderful, drunk inducing drink. I must have had my head in the sand all my life because I never knew you could make …

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