Category: Homesteading

11 Home Remedies to Get Rid of Canker Sores

11 Home Remedies to Get Rid of Canker Sores - A canker sore is a very common oral condition that normally develops inside the lining of the mouth or the upper throat. A canker sore is not contagious and its exact causes are unknown.

A canker sore is a very common oral condition that normally develops inside the lining of the mouth or the upper throat. A canker sore is not contagious and its exact causes are unknown. As always, consult your doctor and …

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DIY Fence Posts With No Digging

DIY Fence Posts With No Digging - Knowing how to put in fence posts with no digging is a great homesteading skill you may want to know in case you need to put up a fence in hard clay or rocky and tree root infested ground.

Knowing how to put in fence posts with no digging is a great homesteading skill you may want to know in case you need to put up a fence in hard clay or rocky and tree root infested ground. I …

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How to Build a Trap: 15 Best Survival Traps

How to Build a Trap: 15 Best Survival Traps - Knowing how to make and set traps is a need to know skill for any outdoor person, in fact scrap that, it is a skill I wish EVERYONE would learn.

Knowing how to build and set a trap is a need to know skill for any outdoor person. In fact, it is a skill I wish EVERYONE would learn. It is very easy to get lost, trapped, and hurt miles …

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Firewood Ranked By Heat Value (BTU Value)

Firewood Ranked By Heat Value (BTU Value) - Did you know that one cord of wood burned as firewood provides the heat equivalent to that produced by burning 200 to 250 gallons of heating oil, depending on the type of hardwood you are using? That is why it is so important to stockpile the correct wood.

Did you know that one cord of wood burned as firewood provides the heat equivalent to that produced by burning 200 to 250 gallons of heating oil, depending on the type of hardwood you are using? That is why it …

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How To Freeze Fresh Eggs The Right Way

How To Freeze Fresh Eggs The Right Way - If you have neighbors you can sell them too that's great but a lot of us can't sell them or don't want too. So the next logical step is to try and preserve them so they last months not weeks.

If you own chickens you will know that they can produce more eggs than you can eat on a daily basis. Even more so when it’s warmer out. In the winter they lay less but you can still end up …

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Landscaping With Food to Save Money and Live Healthier

Landscaping With Food To Save Money And Live Healthier -- It's easy to go crazy buying flowers and shrubs to add beauty to your landscape. Curb appeal is important, especially if you're planning to sell your home.  But by landscaping with food you can have a bit of both worlds: a beautiful lawn and food for the family.

It’s easy to go crazy buying flowers and shrubs to add beauty to your landscape. Curb appeal is important, especially if you’re planning to sell your home.  But by landscaping with food you can have a bit of both worlds: …

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No Work Gardening – Ruth Stout Method

Growing vegetables for your family is smart these day: you can be sure to have balanced and nutritious meals and food that has no nasty chemicals added for “better’ growth. But gardening is hard! Old fashion gardening takes digging and …

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DIY Solar Water Heater From Plastic Bottles

DIY Solar Water Heater From Plastic Bottles - Jose Alano is a retired mechanic that lives in Brazil. Jose invented a solar water heater from a pile of plastic bottles and cartons. This is great for the environment as it frees up waste trash and if you decide to  build one you could use old bottles or what ever you have available.

See how to make a solar water heater from plastic bottles and save on your water heating bill 🙂 Jose Alano is a retired mechanic that lives in Brazil. Jose invented a solar water heater from a pile of plastic …

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How to Make and Get Free Mulch

How to Make and Get Free Mulch - This article offers some great advice on the subject of mulch. It offers great ideas for items to be used as mulch. What I really enjoyed about this article are the many ways the author gets his mulch for free. There is only one thing better than mulching your plants and that's using free mulch to do it.

Your plants are surviving in the wild. They are subject to a harsh environment that involves incredible heat and cold, damaging UV rays and even pests. For a long time I was simply not interested in mulch. I had no …

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Non-Food Preparedness Items To Stockpile

Non-Food Preparedness Items To Stockpile   — I am not sure if (or when) a natural or man made disaster may hit our area but we wanted to make sure we have the necessities of life in our home. Who knows how long the power, gas, phone lines, grocery stores will be shut down following an emergency situation.

I am not sure if (or when) a natural or man-made disaster may hit our area but we wanted to make sure we have the necessities of life in our home. Who knows how long the power, gas, phone lines, …

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