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What foods you should store, how much you should store, where you should store it, and so much more. All the info you need to start building your emergency food storage today.
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Here’s a good variety of soups you can make using only shelf stable ingredients, for those times when you might not be able to get to the store.
It’s hard to argue with the wisdom in having a well stocked diaper bag!
Ever wonder where you’re supposed to put all of these emergency supplies I keep telling you to have on hand? Here’s a list of some creative places to find storage space in your home, so you have no excuse to stash at least a few essentials!
Here’s a list of the things I always keep an eye out for at garage and yard sales, which might come in really handy in an emergency situation.
Too many people know nothing of the dangers of this new technology that is quietly being installed in every home across the United States. Get informed! *Update* How we refused the Smart Meter.
Here are three awesome plants full of saponins that make a rich, soapy lather. Each would make a great addition to a self-sufficient homestead.
Here’s your kick in the pants to get that emergency car kit built if you haven’t already!
Think you are safe just because you lock your doors and windows at night? Watch how an intruder can be standing in your home in a matter of seconds. You might be surprised!
Not all hand pumps are created equally. Some are only for shallow wells. Some cannot be used alongside a submersible pump. And some have a lot more options than others. I’ve done my homework, and have decided upon my favorite hand pump for emergency back-up…
Get ready to see higher prices in corn, meat, dairy, eggs, and more in 2013.
This could have been an extremely expensive mistake…
I was so curious to see what my kids especially would think of eating freeze dried foods. I decided that video taping their reactions would give the most honest review possible. I also took lots of close ups so you can see exactly what freeze dried foods look like dried and rehydrated.
After taking some time to read over various news articles, I’ve compiled a list of lessons that can be learned from other people’s lack of preparedness. Here are my thoughts.
A well stocked spice rack is crucial to a happy food storage pantry. Here are my absolute must-haves, and a list of all the condiments and other things I can make with these handy herbs and seasonings!