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...

Top Producing Chickens

For many people the main incentive of raising backyard chickens is a fresh supply of eggs. I still remember walking down to my chickens’...

7 Natural Mosquito Repellants

Mosquito repellents are a must, especially in the summer when we want to spend as much time as we can outdoors. Here are some...

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...

Rainwater For Survival

Rainwater is an excellent source of free water, or so you’d think, right? Apparently not, though. For example, some Western states including Utah, Washington...

The Top 10 Survival Items That Could Save Your Life

When a disaster happens, you don’t have time to start thinking about survival supplies you need. You need to be prepared and function on...

15 Survival Foods To Stockpile

A good stockpile of food will go a long way toward helping you survive the aftermath of any disaster or life crisis, especially when...

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...

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...

6 Reasons Raised Beds Outperform Traditional Gardening

As winter gives its last hurrah, my thoughts are turning toward the promise of spring. Maybe you’re like me, and you love the idea of...

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