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How To Make Homemade Butter With Your Kitchen Mixer

How To Make Homemade Butter With Your Kitchen Mixer - You may already know that you can make butter in a mason jar or something similar, but that method only produces enough butter for a couple slices of toast. What if you had a big family or a party coming up? This is your project!

Sweet cream butter is a true gift. Its something we all have in our fridge and in this modern world we take for granted.  Image Credit: kitchen-tested.com You know, we take a lot of food production for granted. Its just …

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Food War: Grocery Shopping Versus Fresh Food

Food War: Grocery Shopping Versus Fresh Food - The author took a lot of time to seek out prices, labor and other stats that help solidify the point that growing food is cheaper and easier than spending money at the market. Side conversations about packaging and its effects are also very eye opening.

It is often said that a single person cannot make changes on the Macro level. That could be one of the biggest issues we are all having. We like control and freedom Image Credit: thegrownetwork.co  However, our ability to influence …

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Why Storing Wheat for Survival is Smart

Why Storing Wheat for Survival is Smart - Start storing wheat berries! Many people have discovered the joys (and ease) of storing wheat berries that can be turned into flour when needed.

Hard red wheat is one of those weird prepper things that comes up when you get into this thing. Never in your whole life, in most cases, have you ever even heard of hard red wheat. You might not even …

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Actually, You CAN Afford to Prep: Here’s How!

Actually, You CAN Afford to Prep: 30 Easy Spending Cuts to Make It Possible - If you "can't afford to prep" but you are still spending money on any of the things on the list below, then you have willfully signed on for a very difficult future. One that won't just affect you, but also your family.

Its always the money, isn’t it? It seems like so many problems originate from not having the money or assuming we dont have the money. It could be for that big vacation, that extension on the home or prepping.  The …

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Turkey Jerky Vs Beef Jerky: What’s Better?

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Jerky is one of those things every prepper needs to have. Filled with protein, tasty, and easy to store transport, it’s perfect for every bugout bag and every food stash. Most people go for the beef jerky, but did you …

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Morality in a Post SHTF World

The Importance of Good Morale in a Post SHTF World - You will need to get more out of those around you than they may be willing to give. You will be asking people to do things they probably thought they'd never have to do. That is what survival is all about. In that sense you must become a master of  morale or you will get subpar work and effort out of the team that ultimately is keeping you alive.

When you read military history or books on the soldier experience you see how much morale plays in the success of a mission. This will be true in a survival situation as well.  Not only do you need to boost …

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Food Storage Must Haves

What You Should Look for When Shopping for Food Storage - With all of the varying complexities of food storage and food storage companies, it may be difficult to sort through and prioritize what is important and what is not. I don’t know about you but with the dizzying array of things to take into consideration, you just might want to throw you hands up in dismay and yell “help me!!”.

We are watching the beginnings of food scarcity. We are seeing a really nasty situation in the center of the nation.  Farmers have seen epic flooding and many crops have been a total failure. So many farms and states have …

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The Hidden Preppers Pantry Bed

How To Build A Preppers Pantry Bed - There are hidden pantry tutorials on the web even hidden room tutorials but the smart people could have house plans ready to go and know if you are hiding rooms or not. So having hidden storage in plain sight is always the best option.

Food will be worth more than gold and silver if SHTF. So, knowing that, wouldn’t you think it be a wise move to hide some food in case looters and neighbors try and break into your house and take all …

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The 6 Pillars of Preparedness

The 6 Pillars of Preparedness - There are 6 pillars that everyone should have considered and made plans for when it comes to being ready for a disaster situation. The people over at BackdoorSurvival.com have put together a fantastic article that details out these pillars.

When it comes to prepping, you need to start from the ground and work your way up. Rare is the person who can just go to the store and buy all they need in one shot! Even if you were …

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Top 5 Meat Animals Best Suited for Your Backyard

5 Backyard Meat Animal - This is just a great article. When I see an article like this I often think it will be a short list of 5 animals and a short paragraph on each. Even then you wind up getting some great incite on a subject

There is something special that happens when you make the jump from just growing vegetables to raising living creatures. Once you add something like chickens to your land you are stepping into homesteading rather than simple gardening.  There are many …

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