DIY Stationary Bike Generator From Old Washing Machine

DIY Stationary Bike Generator From Old Washing Machine This great tutorial on how to build a generator from an old bike and a washing machine could make you the frugal off the grid person you have dreamed of, for cheap You mght be wondering why the heck would you want to build a manual power …

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Easy DIY Pallet Greenhouse Or Chicken Coop

Easy DIY Pallet Greenhouse Or Chicken Coop This multi purpose DIY project can serve as a great greenhouse or chicken coop. Easy to build for a very frugal price! There are loads of garden DIY projects on the web, the difference between this and others is that this is a multi purpose garden addition, You …

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The Most Affordable Survival Superfoods To Stockpile

The Most Affordable Survival Superfoods To Stockpile See what affordable survival superfoods you should be storing. Some you may be surprised to see on the list! I am a big fan of stockpiling healthy and nutritious foods, I still can the usual, common foods like meats and veg but there is so many more foods …

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How To Convert a Regular Toilet Into An Emergency Toilet

How To Convert a Regular Toilet Into An Emergency Toilet Converting a regular toilet to emergency toilet is easy, cheap and could bring some normality into any disaster situation. I am sharing this as I think this could just make a personal to full blow disaster have some normality. Hygiene will be paramount to survival …

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Rendering Tallow for Cooking and 12 Other Uses

Rendering Tallow for Cooking and 12 Other Uses Leaning how to render fat is a good skill to know how to do. It can be a very useful and awesome way to not only cook with but 12 other great uses. When you render the fat of animals (beef, sheep, bear, deer, and poultry) this produces a …

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How To Make Lye Soap From Fat and Wood Ashes: Low-Cost Survival Hygiene

How To Make Lye Soap From Fat and Wood Ashes: Low-Cost Survival Hygiene Making soap is really easy to do and really cheap! If SHTF there is no excuse to go dirty. Remember hygiene is really important in an emergency situation. Disclaimer and Important Safety Info. I put disclaimers on most of my posts, but in …

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A Collection Of Survival and Prepping Tips

A Collection Of Survival and Prepping Tips What I am going to share here is just tips that can be filed away for the time they are needed. Some may not work in your area or be applicable, but hopefully there will be something useful for everyone who spends time reading this. Some deal with …

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DIY Pallet and Reclaimed Wood Ideas

DIY Pallet and Reclaimed Wood Ideas Building DIY projects with pallets and reclaimed wood is one of the most satisfying upcycling projects I think you can do Not only is building this pallets and reclaimed wood fugal it saves perfectly good wood that would otherwise just be thrown away. Take this picture above for example, …

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Fifteen Most Fabulous Herbal Sedatives

Fifteen Most Fabulous Herbal Sedatives Looking to take the edge of the stress naturally? These herbal sedatives may just be for you! A lot of us suffer from stress in our daily life! Imagine if SHTF and all of the added pressure of finding food and safety to deal with too. I found a great …

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DIY Free And Virtually Unlimited Fuel To Store

 DIY Free And Virtually Unlimited Fuel To Store See how this DIY free And virtually unlimited fuel to store project could save your bacon in a SHTF situation and make you more self sufficient and this brings recycling to a whole new level. Every day we have tons of paper sent to us in the …

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Best Bug Out Bag Flashlight

Best Bug Out Bag Flashlight A flashlight is one of the most important items you can have on you in an emergency or just to find your way around after dark. Finding a good flashlight that isn’t expensive is pretty difficult sometimes though. Well I’ve found one for you. To be a great bug out bag flashlight, …

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9 Good Reasons to Can Your Own Food

9 Good Reasons to Can Your Own Food Canning your own food will not only save you money at the grocery store but it will give your family “food insurance” if SHTF. I touched on this a little in my 6 Secrets of Hot Water Bath Canning You May Not Know, article. Now is the perfect …

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6 Secrets of Hot Water Bath Canning You May Not Know

6 Secrets of Hot Water Bath Canning You May Not Know Hot water bath canning is one of the most used canning methods used today. Get 6 secrets of this old school hobby and improve your method and food stockpile. Knowing how to can food is just a homesteaders daily life, this article I found …

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A Collection Of Cool Things To Do With Stinging Nettles

A Collection Of Cool Things To Do With Stinging Nettles Stinging nettles have been around from the begging of time, they hurt us a kid but these green wild plants can actually be very useful in the kitchen. Here is something that I have just found out today! Stinging nettles actually have a similar flavor to …

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Using a Fresnel Lens for a Backup Fire Starting Method

Using a Fresnel Lens for a Backup Fire Starting Method In a survival situation, starting a fire is one of the most important things you can do. It sterilizes water, cooks your food, can sterilize wounds or equipment,  and can give you light. It can keep you from getting hypothermia in a cold environment, and protects against …

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