Category: Homesteading


Grid Down Intelligence Gathering

The grid down scenario is a disaster threat that just wont go away. There are few issues that are quite as terrifying as the lights going out and all electricity will be compromised.

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Off Grid Mistakes you Can Avoid

The idea of living off the grid is a dream to many Americans.

The idea of living off the grid is a dream to many Americans. It’s the idea of throwing away the life of total convenience. Of course, there are a number of hurdles the average person will face. In a way …

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How To Buy Land Even If You Have Almost No Money

There are countless people who would love to buy a little piece of land and start a survival homestead, but because they don’t make much money and/or don’t have a lot of savings, they assume it will never happen.

There are countless people who would love to buy a little piece of land and start a survival homestead, but because they don’t make much money and/or don’t have a lot of savings, they assume it will never happen. The …

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Managing Chicken Boredom on the Homestead

If you have ever had to treat a chicken who has been pecked to the point of serious injury, you quickly realize that chickens need something more to do than just focus on the pecking order.

If you have ever had to treat a chicken who has been pecked to the point of serious injury, you quickly realize that chickens need something more to do than just focus on the pecking order. Some chickens peck one …

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5 Tips for Healthier Soil this Year

While it's not growing time yet, its most certainly planning time. One of the best things to improve before the growing season is your soil.

While it’s not growing time yet, its most certainly planning time. One of the best things to improve before the growing season is your soil. Your soil is the most important part of a successful garden. So let’s look at …

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Pros and Cons of a Home Freeze Dryer

One of the first steps that a prepper takes is to consider some freeze dried food storage. Its a great option to have a nice supply of food storage on hand.

One of the first steps that a prepper takes is to consider some freeze dried food storage. Its a great option to have a nice supply of food storage on hand. You can buy a few weeks worth or you …

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Should you Carry Food Rations?

How do you feel about your daily level of preparedness? It is almost a guarantee that you are far less prepared than you feel like you might be.

How do you feel about your daily level of preparedness? It is almost a guarantee that you are far less prepared than you feel like you might be. This is mostly because we want to survive and we want to …

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Is Now the Time for an Off Grid Lifestyle?

Off grid living is a growing niche. It would seem many people are looking for the antithesis of a life of sheer convenience.

Off grid living is a growing niche. It would seem many people are looking for the antithesis of a life of sheer convenience. Who could blame them? These things can be a bit much. We lose ourselves in the ease …

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How a Simple App can Get Kids Prepared

What if I told you there was an app that could get kids outside and thinking about preparedness? Would you believe me?

What if I told you there was an app that could get kids outside and thinking about preparedness? Would you believe me? For some reason parents think that they should not be part of the children’s relationship with the electronics. …

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Perfect Prepper DIY Projects for Kids

Many people lament about the fact that they feel as though they are on their prepping journey alone. They act as though there is no one to help the along the way and the family is uninterested.

Many people lament about the fact that they feel as though they are on their prepping journey alone. They act as though there is no one to help the along the way and the family is uninterested. Do you have …

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