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...

Physical Fitness Prepping for a Bug Out Scenario

A bug out scenario isn’t the time to be huffing and puffing and lagging behind because you’re not physically prepared for the demand on...

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...

No ordinary house cat….

Since 1986, mountain lion attacks on humans have gone up fairly drastically. In California, there were only two reported attacks that ended in fatalities,...

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...

Don’t cheap out on survival

When you ask people if they would like to survive in a disaster situation, everyone would say yes, obviously. But if you ask the...

How To Fix 4 Common Soil Problems

The key to a healthy soil with balanced nutrients may be easier and more complicated than you thought. It’s not just about spraying the right...

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...

Growing potatoes in a potato barrel, a 50-gallon trash can or a whiskey barrel makes sense. Soil is easily added, potatoes are quickly planted,...

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