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Top 15 Most Nutritious Plants To Grow In Your Garden

When planning a <i>self</i>–<i>sufficient</i> garden, you can’t just focus on the number of plants you can grow–you also have to think about the nutritional value …

How to Make Pemmican: A Step-By-Step Guide

What is Pemmican? Pemmican is basically an energy bar made out of shredded jerky, dried fruit, and fat. These have been made historically by Native …

The Ultimate Guide To DIY Off Grid Solar Power

Humanity has survived since the dawn of time without electricity, yet today’s society would collapse in an instant should the grid go down for any …

When There Is No Doctor: 7 Natural Antibiotics to Use When Medicines are Not Available

After the SHTF, there are going to be many challenges. Our generation has been rather spoiled with easy access to clean water and modern medicines …

Preserving the Old Ways: 10 Life Lessons We Can Learn From Our Grandparents About Self-Reliance

A little over a hundred years ago, most Americans were still fairly independent. They grew their own food, or traded for it.<p>They didn’t depend on …

8 Great Ways to Cook Off-Grid Without Power

So you are storing extra food for times of emergency, right? Unless you have all canned goods or MRE’s, that food will need to be cooked. Even canned …

DIY Projects: Types of Alternative Energy for Preparedness or Off Grid Living

Alternative Energy. Alternative to what?<p>For this post the context will be alternatives for getting things done that ordinarily rely upon the power …

Preparing for the Future by Learning from the Past

It’s one thing to prepare for a temporary disaster like an earthquake or hurricane. It’s a whole other thing to prepare for a long-term disaster that …

10 Natural Herbs That Our Ancestors Used For Health Potentials

This might come as a surprise, but many of you just might have a medicine cabinet right in your own backyard and you aren’t even aware of it. Yes, …

Immune System

DIY Rocket Stove Heater

What is a Rocket Stove?<p>A rocket stove or rocket mass heater is a remarkable way to heat your home, garage or any other space. It also works very well …

Planning is the key to surviving in a compound after SHTF hits: Water storage and self-sufficient garden

It is scary how dependent we are on our food system for survival.<p>Not only do we rely on global weather conditions being just right for growing food, …

What Would Happen If We Lost The Internet For A Lengthy Period Of Time? How do you prep for this kind of disaster?

<i>I reached a strange but compelling conclusion: the food distribution system would collapse.</i><p>Currently, about 14% of the <i>value</i> of all U.S. purchases is …

How to Collect Rainwater: DIY A Rainwater Collection System

If you’re looking to save money on water for your household, consider collecting rainwater. Using rainwater has a lot of benefits, and rainwater …

32 Long-Forgotten Medicinal Cures That Your Ancestors Used To Heal Any Ailment

When it comes to herbal remedies, we can only speculate about our ancestors’ behaviour, but clues and common sense tell us that they did, in fact, …

Immune System

Low Tech Methods To Protect Your Home And Property with Early Warning Systems

In a real emergency, it doesn’t matter whether you are bugging in or out, you may need to be warned of intruders. Today many of us sit at home with …

Self Defense

How To Survive Without The Pharmacy: The Simplest Way to Utilize Oils as a Storage Option With Other Medical Supplies

For the person who is concerned about long-term survival scenarios, a hard reality is that stored pharmaceuticals will run out over time. This leaves …

Preserving Meat In The Old-Fashioned Way: 9 Tips To Smoking Meat Anyone Should Know

Oh the delicious flavor of smoked ribs, brisket, or even fish and seafood…<p>It’s a distinctive flavor, but varies significantly based on your methods. …

10 Things Your Grandfather Was Doing By The Time He Was Your Age

Every time Grandpa starts talking about the “good old days” you smile politely while thumbing through Twitter on your iPhone. After all, what was so …