Category Archive: Homesteading

5 DIY Off-Grid Projects For This Summer

5 DIY Off-Grid Projects For This Summer We are deep into summer so if you are looking to use this time of beautiful weather to get some off-grid projects done now is the time. Becoming less reliant on the grid is beneficial to you and your bank account. The most obvious project to get you …

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112 Uses For Baking Soda From WWII You Didn’t Know

112 Uses For Baking Soda From WWII You Didn’t Know Baking soda is a fantastic product we all should have stockpiled. Most important for me is we can also protect ourselves from the array of toxins in household cleaning products. Conventional cleansers can expose us to multiple chemicals linked to asthma, cancer and other documented …

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30 Recipes To Self Sufficiency

30 Recipes To Self Sufficiency If you are looking to stop eating artificial flavorings, preservatives, and unhealthy foods then you have come to the right article. In the link below I have shared a great article that gives us 30 recipes that are all homemade, have no artificial preservatives and are actually good for you. There …

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How To Cook When The Power Goes Out

How To Cook When The Power Goes Out At some point in our lives the power will go out. It may be caused by a freak storm or man made like an EMP or nuclear war. Either way knowing how to cook food and have the ability to purify water will save you and you …

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How To Make A Trash Can Cooler

How To Make A Trash Can Cooler It’s the height of summer and if you haven’t already noticed you soon will that your electricity bill is getting higher and higher. This is because you have the A/C on pretty much all the time. I have posted projects like this in the past like How to Build …

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How To Make Pineapple Weed Tea

How To Make Pineapple Weed Tea If you are like me you may not have even heard of pineapple weed. It is mostly found in the western parts of the US but it still grows in the east. Pineapple weed likes to grow in poor soil, that’s why it favors the western US. I have …

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How To Print Pictures On Wood

How To Print Pictures On Wood I think this is my next project. I have seen other tutorials on how to print pictures and writing onto wood but this article beats them all hands down. The article shows you exactly how to put your pictures onto any piece of wood you want. I personally would …

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10 Emergency Uses for Duct Tape You Need to Know

10 Emergency Uses for Duct Tape You Need to Know I think I am on a roll this week. Earlier on in the week I shared an article on 40 modern day uses for WD-40 and now I am sharing 10 emergency uses for duct tape. I just love re-purposing items we have laying around …

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WD-40 Myths, Legends & Fun Facts

WD-40 Myths, Legends & Fun Facts I know what you are thinking, not another WD-40 article! In my defence, I do love this stuff so you will have to forgive me! This article is about the myths, legends and fun facts and not uses! If you are as old as me you know WD-40 can …

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How to Skin Deer, Elk, Antelope, Goat, or Sheep

How to Skin Deer, Elk, Antelope, Goat, or Sheep I want to start off by saying I have never tried to skin anything. I know I need to learn so that’s why I went hunting for some good information on how to skin animals that I may most likely come across in a SHTF situation. They …

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10 Unemployment Preparedness Tips

10 Unemployment Preparedness Tips I am so glad I found this article. Losing a job is probably one of the most likely SHTF events you will encounter in your life time. I have experienced it once in my life and I hated it. I was so worried about where my next rent payment was coming …

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22 Genius Kitchen Tips You Probably Did NOT Know About

22 Genius Kitchen Tips You Probably Did NOT Know About It doesn’t matter if you are a wiz around the kitchen or you are a novice like me, these 22 genius kitchen tips will probably help you out in more ways than one. These tips will save you time, lots of money and your sanity …

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Soilless Homestead Gardening Using Hydroponics

Soilless Homestead Gardening Using Hydroponics Hydroponics is a fast growing way of gardening,  Hydroponicsis a subset of hydroculture and is a method of growing plants using mineral nutrient solutions, in water, without soil. I live in Nebraska and the soil here in Lincoln is black clay and it sucks to grow in. Hydroponics would be great …

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42 Flowers You Can Eat

42 Flowers You Can Eat In a survival situation you have to think outside the box. Many of us don’t know that there is a treasure trove of food in gardens all around us. I found a good article that shows us 42 flowers you can actually eat. Flowers can be used on a daily …

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How To Make A Survival Bow

How To Make A Survival Bow Knowing how to make a survival bow is a great skill set to have. Making one is so easy even your kids should learn this. Having a bow and arrow in an emergency will increase your chances of survival by a lot. In fact it could mean the difference …

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