Category Archive: Homesteading

All You Ever Need To Know About Eating Roadkill

All You Ever Need To Know About Eating Roadkill This is a touchy subject for some people but for preppers, survivalists and homesteaders this is a great source of meat for their diets. Roadkill has been here ever since the horse and cart and probably been around longer than that, I wonder if the Romans …

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67 FREE Homemade, All-Natural Cleaning Recipes

67 FREE Homemade, All-Natural Cleaning Recipes At some point in a persons life, you want to get rid of all the nasty chemicals and toxins in regular store brought cleaners and just go natural. That happened to me about 2 years ago and I haven’t looked back since. Next time you are at the store …

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20 Ways to Save Money On Food

20 Ways to Save Money On Food Prepping can be expensive. Really expensive. Even if you’re only doing a little bit each week, it can add up to several hundred dollars a month. If you’re living on a budget, you might have to sell things you don’t need in order to afford survival gear. You …

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Washing Clothes Without a Washing Machine

Washing Clothes Without a Washing Machine Washing machines are just one of the many modern technologies most people take for granted. We complain about having to put clothes into a machine and turn the knob, forgetting that in the days before electricity people spent hours scrubbing, rinsing, and wringing out their clothes. When then SHTF, …

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6 Everyday Uses for Powdered Milk

6 Everyday Uses for Powdered Milk You might be saying to your self right now, powdered milk… NEVER! I used to say that, now though, I am so glad I am stockpiling it. I found a great article that goes over 6 ways to use powdered milk, some say dry milk but they are both …

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13 Best Homebrew Recipes

13 Best Homebrew Recipes Brewing your own beer at home has never been easier than at this exact moment in history. It’s legal in 49 states (get with it, Alabama!), and affordable brewing equipment and ingredient kits are just a mouse click away. And since the Internet is teeming with information and nice folks eager …

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25 Ways to Keep Warm Without Turning On, Or Turning Up The Heat

25 Ways to Keep Warm Without Turning On, Or Turning Up The Heat Winter can be brutal in most of the states here in America. With the exception of a few we all spend hundreds and hundreds of dollars on our heating bills. Well, I can testify that being frugal and being smart about heating …

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10 Things You’ll Regret Not Having Enough of When the SHTF

10 Things You’ll Regret Not Having Enough of When the SHTF When it really hits the fan the world as we know it will be one hostile and different place. Gone are the times you can just go to a grocery store and hand over a few bucks for a loaf of bread. Instead, you …

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Turn A Cheap Carport Into An Awesome Barn

How-To Turn A Cheap Carport Into An Awesome Barn Well, knock me sideways! I have been looking for a DIY project like this one for a very long time. I can’t belive this project hasn’t gone viral yet because it is cheap to make and super easy to convert into a great big barn. You can …

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14 Low-Tech Ways To Keep Your House Warm Over The Winter

14 Low-Tech Ways To Keep Your House Warm Over The Winter Fall is here and Winter is just around the corner. In some states they have reported snow already. So I am guessing this Winter is going to be a cold one. Heating your house can be an expensive task. I live in a 900 …

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