Category: Homesteading

52 Week Food Storage Plan

52 Week Food Storage Plan — This is the mother load of food storage articles, week by week food storage plan which tells you all about the food, the nutritional values and even what recipes you can make from it

Food will be in short supply if an emergency hits. People often think they will be OK with the food they have in their pantries and basement but the cold hard truth is: it is never enough. Having 3 weeks …

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How To Turn A Refrigerator Into A Root Cellar

How To Turn An Old Refrigerator Into A Root Cellar — Root cellars are for keeping food supplies at a low temperature and steady humidity. They keep food from freezing during the winter and keep food cool during the summer months to prevent spoilage

There are many challenges that go along with living off grid. Many people bite off more than they can chew on their first venture into off-grid living. Now, its something that people have the ability to overcome but it takes …

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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. It’s 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 Mylar …

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How to Refill 1 Pound Propane Bottles

How to Refill 1 Pound Propane Bottles - Gas companies are not allowed to refill these bottles but you can do this at home for around 50 cents! Because this is propane and pressure, please be warned that this may be dangerous, please read the sites Disclaimer page before trying this.

Backup power is a vital piece of any preparedness plan. It’s so important that you have a means to heat your home, light to see and a way to cook with when the power goes out and those main methods …

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Ancient Survival Medicine That We Lost To History

Ancient Survival Medicine That We Lost To History — As a huge proponent of health and wellness I can truly appreciate this great article on ancient survival medicine. Now, when you hear the word medicine I know you think of something that must be consumed.

As a huge proponent of health and wellness, I can truly appreciate this great article on ancient survival medicine. Now, when you hear the word medicine I know you think of something that must be consumed. You think of something you …

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Shiplap Vs. Drywall – 4 Great Reasons To Use Shiplap In Your Home

Shiplap Vs. Drywall – 4 Great Reasons To Use Shiplap In Your Home - This product has changed the way I look at repairs and preparedness construction materials. I would encourage you to take the time to explore this article and learn more about shiplap and its benefits. You may be surprised at what it can do for you and your plans.

Building materials and repair materials go a long way after an SHTF scenario. Ours has become a phone call society when it comes to home maintenance. If something goes wrong with a home or if something needs doing we call …

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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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Off Grid Power: The DIY 1000 Watt Wind Turbine

How To Build An Impressive 1000 Watt Wind Turbine — 1000 watts is great power for any home. This turbine help charge the battery bank that powers our offgrid home. It's a permanent magnet alternator, generating 3 phase ac, rectified to dc, and fed to a charge controller.

Off grid power sources are changing all the time. It wasn’t long ago that solar power seemed clunky and inefficient. Now we have solar generators that people bet their lives on in disaster! That’s the power of evolving and upgrading …

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Pizza Dough Recipe to Make and Freeze

Pizza Dough Recipe to Make and Freeze - This article offers a great recipe and method for making and keeping dough. I encourage you to make leavened doughs more often.

When you tell people you are making pizza once a week at home they may assume you are buying premade dough or premade crusts. I am a huge proponent of making pizza dough from scratch at least once a week. …

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How To Grow Multiple Different Fruits On One Tree

How To Grow Multiple Different Fruits On One Tree - Now is the time to get grafting different fruits to one base tree so you can have a brilliant variety of fruits from one main tree! Sound like science fiction but you honestly can do this, it’s really easy and once you do one, you will want to do more!

Grow multiple fruits on one tree… This is known as “grafting”. Imagine having one tree with 2, 3 or 4 different fruits growing from it! This is great for people with smaller gardens who want to have all the same …

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