5 Organic Methods to Protect Your Garden from Pests

When your plants become snacks for creepy-crawlies and other pests, don’t reach immediately for harsh chemicals. There are plenty of organic options that will...

10 Tips For Using a Vacuum Sealer

Large 1 year complete commercial food storage programs can be very convenient. After all, with a single phone call and a credit card, you...

Container Gardening: The Survivalist Garden

Nearly all types of vegetables that you grow in a backyard garden can be grown in a container. A window sill, a patio, a...

Dummy up, dummy

Have you been preparing for every conceivable disaster and checking off your items as you go about storing supplies? Wonderful! But, do you know what the...

Top 10 Herbs To Grow In Your Survival Garden

Herbs have been used for centuries to sooth and to heal.  According to Wikipedia: "Herbs have long been used as the basis of traditional Chinese...

Water and Water Storage

Water is the Most Important Survival Basic Clean water is something that we all take for granted. We turn on the faucet and there it...

Consider These 10 Things Before Building a Root Cellar

Imagine being able to enjoy fresh, organic produce year-round. Now imagine the same without having to pay outrageous off-season grocery store or farmer's market...

17 Wild Edibles You Can Find In The City

When foraging for wild edibles there are a few things you should keep in mind. First, make sure you always know the plants you...

How To Cook With a Dutch Oven

Quick: you’ve got your emergency foods stored in the pantry, but how are you going to cook them? Think fast, because without an off-the-grid...

5 Kitchen Tools You’ll Need When The Grid Goes Down

I’m a big fan of kitchen gadgets, having bought just about everything that has come out in the past 40 years: food processors, bread...

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