Category Archive: Homesteading

How to Can, Freeze, Dry and Preserve Any Fruit or Vegetable at Home

How to Can, Freeze, Dry and Preserve Any Fruit or Vegetable at Home Knowing How to Can, Freeze, Dry and Preserve Any Fruit or Vegetable at Home is a not only for homesteaders, survivalist and people on a budget should be doing this too. I have been canning for years, I love doing it. It’s never …

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How to Make Tofu For Survival Protein

How to Make Tofu For Survival Protein See How to Make Tofu For Survival Protein and have this great knowledge just encase you cant find meat in a survival situation. Making your own tofu is relatively easy and a cheap way to get protein compared to meat. When planning for emergencies you can never have …

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How To Eat A Cattail And A Few Recipes

How To Eat A Cattail And A Few Recipes If you know how to eat a cattail correctly, you could have a great source of nutrients and much needed energy if SHTF! Cattails pretty much grow everywhere, I live in the city and see them everyday on the side of the roads and around any …

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7 Survival Crops You Can Grow Without Irrigation

7 Survival Crops You Can Grow Without Irrigation See what 7 Survival Crops You Can Grow Without Irrigation and grow your own survival crops when needed with out the worry of irrigation. I am so glad I found this great article to share with you all! I have always wondered what staple crops I could have …

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DIY $20 Outdoor Cob Oven for Great Bread and Pizza

DIY $20 Outdoor Cob Oven for Great Bread and Pizza See how to make this awesome DIY $20 Outdoor Cob Oven today, this project is easy, frugal, great addition for any garden, no matter the size and best off all… Gives you an emergency oven if you ever need one! I have a few friends that …

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How To Build a Squash Arch

How To Build a Squash Arch See how to build a squash arch and get more food per square inch than you would have without one The awesome thing about building a squash arch is the simplicity of the project, you can build many of these and have  great garden structures that gives you food …

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Why Peppermint Deserves A Place In Your Preparedness Garden

Why Peppermint Deserves A Place In Your Preparedness Garden It is springtime and many people are either planning their gardens or have even started planting and I’m going to illustrate for you why it’s important to include some peppermint (mentha piperita) in your plans. Why peppermint? Because it has various pest control, culinary, and medicinal …

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Build Your Very Own Arched Cabin In A Weekend For Under $5000

Build Your Very Own Arched Cabin In A Weekend For Under $5000 Have you ever wanted to Build Your Very Own Arched Cabin In A Weekend For Under $5000? I know I have… This is the article for you! These wonderful, arched cabins come flat packed and all you have to do is follow the instructions …

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Customize Your Root Cellar Storage DIY Project

How to Customize Your Root Cellar Storage DIY Project See how to customize your root cellar storage into a wonderful, great looking with more usable space to store your veggies and canned goods. This DIY project is great for any size root cellar, I am so glad I have this chance to share this with …

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How To Build A Bench Around A Tree – Full Project

How To Build A Bench Around A Tree This How To Build A Bench Around A Tree is perfect for any garden with a tree, It will provide shade and family time outside of the house. I just loved this great DIY Project, I had to share it with you all. I have always wondered what …

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How To Grow Watermelons on Vertical Trellises

How To Grow Watermelons on Vertical Trellises After reading this wonderful How To Grow Watermelons on Vertical Trellises article, I will be growing watermelons this year. I will plant them as soon as I can. People do not grow this wonderful fruit because they take a lot of area to grow, well not anymore. The article …

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Natural Homemade Fly Spray Recipe

Natural Homemade Fly Spray Recipe This Natural Homemade Fly Spray Recipe works and is so cheap to make… Keep those pesky fly’s at bay this spring/summer. Fly spray in the stores cost about 4 bucks a tin, in that tin there are copious amounts of harmful chemicals and aerosols that can harm your lungs if breathed …

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How to strike and replant lavender

How to strike and replant lavender Turn one lavender plant into many by taking cuttings and replanting- it’s so easy! Lavender has many uses not only in the prepping world but in everyday life, for me I use lavender as a sleep aid and make natural air fresheners to freshen my house and car. I …

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Preppers Gold: Pallets and Buckets 101

Preppers Gold: Pallets and Buckets 101 I personally agree that pallets and buckets could be worth much more than real gold in an emergency… Preppers gold isn’t just the precious metal. I have covered lots on this subject but after the article I am sharing with you I need to reiterate and go over the fundamentals …

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Survive A Disaster with These Common Kitchen Items

Survive A Disaster with These Common Kitchen Items Knowing how to use things laying around he house when a disaster strikes could just save your family’s life… I have posted a few of these articles over the past year but not as in depth and illustrated as this article from lifehacker.com. It covers a great range …

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