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Eating the Garden in New Ways

There are many things that can happen to route your path towards self sufficiency.

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Aquaculture and Fish on the Menu

Food, food, food and more food! One of the best ways to survive a disaster ranging from a hurricane to a pandemic is to have plenty of food so that you can stay home and not depend on others for food.

Food, food, food and more food! One of the best ways to survive a disaster ranging from a hurricane to a pandemic is to have plenty of food so that you can stay home and not depend on others for …

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What Happens When all the Food is Gone

Maybe there is no survival situation more bleak than urban survival.

Maybe there is no survival situation more bleak than urban survival. Of course, there is the situation of being lost at sea, that would might be right up there. Still, true urban survival in a collapse will be nothing short …

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The Benefits of Keeping Chickens

The Benefits of Keeping Chickens - One of the best moves to make is to start keeping chickens. Chickens are crazy little creatures but they are easy to keep close. The provide great food and entertainment for the family.  Chickens offer a ton of benefits as well.

Prepping can happen in secret. You can store all of your resources in a small room and lie to the world. You can tell people at work that you are normal and that you think those crazy preppers are out …

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Cooking on the Go

Cooking on the Go - If you are bugging out and trying to remain unnoticed I would hope that you aren't firing off the 12 gauge for dinner. That would bring a lot of unwanted attention. Instead, you should be focusing on cooking and killing methods that do not bring lots of attention to you. This is all about cooking meat on the go. It requires that you be thoughtful and cunning.

While it is well known that your bugout bag should be dominated by ready to eat foods, what about bugging out in the cold or what happens when all that ready to eat food runs out? Well, there could come …

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Survival Super Foods

Survival Super Foods - Feeding your children delicious, raw, vegetables is such an important part of raising children with healthy habits. When you teach your kids that its just as fun to reach for the sliced cucumber as it is to reach for the cupcakes, you dig a groove in their life that will be there forever.

Fueling a survivor is such an important part of prepping. Most preppers look at the average day as something that doesn’t contain much prepping opportunity. Well, the truth of the matter is, every day is a chance to hone your …

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The Most Important Pieces of Preservation

The Most Important Pieces of Preservation - Most people don't understand all the parts and pieces of the preservation game so it's important that we talk about them. This won't cover every piece or method but it will give you a nice list to use when considering dry or wet canning.

Heavy gardening and heavy preservation go hand in hand. They have to. If not you are going to spend the latter part of your summer giving food away. That is great but even neighbors get tired of your squash and …

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The Threats in the Food We Eat

The days that followed the horrible tragedy of September 11th 2001 were filled with fear and speculation.

The days that followed the horrible tragedy of September 11th 2001 were filled with fear and speculation. What would the next target of these terrorists be? Would it be the water supply? Many thought it would be the food supply. …

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What the Off Grid Cook Knows

Understanding what you are up against when you go off grid is critical to your survival.

Understanding what you are up against when you go off grid is critical to your survival. Many people want to launch from their home and into a homesteading lifestyle. One of the things most people underestimate is what cooking looks …

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The Easiest Wild Foods to be Had

If you understand where to look you are going to be able to have access to easy wild food. Sustaining yourself, long term, off the land using bushcraft and the like is not easy. Food is going to be a big predictor in that success.

If you understand where to look you are going to be able to have access to easy wild food. Sustaining yourself, long term, off the land using bushcraft and the like is not easy. Food is going to be a …

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