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DIY Vertical Garden Design Step By Step Tutorial Instructions

DIY Vertical Garden Design Step By Step Tutorial Instructions — Believe it or not folks, spring will be here before you know it. That means its time to start planning your garden. I can't wait to start planting my survival garden this year. I came across this awesome DIY project that I am going to be using for my herbs this year.

Do you want to create a vertical gardening design that doesn’t require any tools? It’s possible and its exactly what we are going to talk about in this article.    This build is going to require nothing but terra cotta …

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Diversifying Food Storage with Canned Meatballs

The Best Home Canned Meatballs Recipe - Meat prices are just ridiculous and I don't see the prices going down anytime soon. So if you can get a good deal on ground beef I would highly recommend making some meatballs and can them and have yummy meatballs for years to come

Food storage can be pretty exciting if you know your way around a kitchen. Its actually a pretty interesting term. Food storage can mean a number of things to different people.  Freeze Dried Long Term Food Storage Shelf Stable Foods …

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Alternative Food Garden: Straw Bales

Alternative Food Garden: Straw Bales - Straw bales is one of those things that most people don't think of when they think about growing peas and carrots. There are numerous vegetables that you can plant in a straw bale and numerous advantages, too!

In the early days of gardening, you might think that the only thing you can do with gardening is growing food in dirt. Pretty soon you will find that there are many different methods of growing.   Growing in soil …

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Wilderness Starving: Living Off Your Fat

Wilderness Starving: Living Off Your Fat - I never would have imagined an article on surviving off of fat would be so interesting but this one is great. It really takes the cake in terms of content. It takes a real look at how heavy you would need to be.

For some of us, the idea of living off of our fat sounds like a nightmare. A succession of hunger pangs followed by what could be a short sit on deaths doorstep. It’s no survivors dream to be just scraping …

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Food Storage: 20 Crops That Keep and How to Store Them

20 Crops That Keep and How to Store Them - Food storage is my families top priority it always has been and probably always will be. I feel pretty confident that in 5 years we will be spending minimal on our groceries.

Knowing where our food comes from gives us confidence in its quality, plus you can save money each year through gardening and food storage efforts. There is another benefit, which is the utter convenience of having a self-provisioned home. Food storage …

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Fatty Coffee Gets More Mileage

I love "fatty coffee", also called butter coffee or bulletproof coffee.  But the best part is that fatty coffee actually has health benefits and gets more mileage from the caffeine, so less does more if you love even more of peppy caffeine.

I love “fatty coffee”, also called butter coffee or bulletproof coffee.  But the best part is that fatty coffee actually has health benefits and gets more mileage from the caffeine, so less does more if you love even more of …

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Homestead Meat Curing

Homestead Meat Curing — If you’re off the grid, it could seem that your options for storing meat are limited. There’s always canning and dehydrating, but that can get monotonous after a while, especially if you have a few mouths to feed.

If you’re off the grid, it would seem that your options for storing meat are limited. There’s always canning and dehydrating, but that can get monotonous after a while, especially if you have a few mouths to feed. Curing can …

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The Portable Grill That Fits in Your Pocket

The Portable Grill that Fits in Your Pocket — An easy to set up, portable cooking device is valuable in so many situations: hiking trips, camping, and especially survival situations where we won’t have access to our normal conveniences.

Everything you store and use does not have to come from a store. There was a time when people prided themselves on creating impressive tools and projects that fit their needs. Remember, no one can fit your needs exactly.  Here …

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Are You Making these 3 Food Storage Mistakes?

Are you making these 3 Food Storage Mistakes? - The article is laid out well and you will glean some thing from at least one of these food storage mistakes. Within every article there are gems and while you may think you have mastered food storage its important that you read through the article. Sometimes a little speck of knowledge can change everything.

Food storage is becoming more practical by the day, but many preppers still make food storage mistakes! There was a time when storing extra food would get you labeled a maniac or something to that effect. Now we are facing …

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5 Things You Didn’t Want to Know About Gardening

5 Things You Didn't Want to Know About Gardening — No one mentions the darker stuff about gardening. Gardening has been romanticized by the media so badly that the reality is lost in the message. Gardening is a lot of work that will cause you to sweat, bleed, want to rip your hair out, and just torch the whole thing.

It’s not all sunflowers and watermelons. Sometimes things can get ugly in the garden. From the outside, it might look like a magic hobby. The truth is there are some hidden struggles when it comes to gardening. You will find …

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