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Carpentry Tips and Tricks – 10 Of The Greatest Tips You Will Find

<b>Buy A Trim Gun</b><p>For beginners this power tool should be on your top 10 list.<p>If your not sure rent one for your next trim project and I'll guarantee …

Banks Closed, ATMs Out Of Cash: 5 Frightening Lessons America Can Learn From Greece’s Crisis

The nation of Greece is going through a financial nightmare that has important lessons for America.<p>Indeed, Americans who want to see what happens …

7 Self-Reliance Skills You’ll Need If ‘The System’ Collapses

Image source: greenmagazine.com.au<p>We live in a society that has a well-oiled system in place to meet our various needs, be it providing the food we …

Double Whammy: The West’s Record Drought Can Cause Blackouts, New Study Says

Image source: zmescience.com<p>Residents of at least 11 states could face electricity shortages and blackouts because of the ongoing drought in the …

The Other American Mega-Drought Crisis You Should Follow

Lake Mead, with the “bathtub rings” showing the previous water level. Image source: earthmagazine.org<p>The mega-drought in the west extends far beyond …

Man Opens His Box of Frosted Flakes and Finds a Surprise Message Scrawled Inside

Stephane Gaudette was understandably a little nervous when he picked up a Frosted Flakes cereal box with the words “Please read the bag” written on the top with a black marker, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Radio reported.<p>For the teacher from Timmins, Ontario, safety was an immediate concern. …

15 Easy and Delicious Cast Iron Skillet Recipes

The most versatile piece of cookware I own is my cast iron pan. But I have a secret for you: I had no idea what to do with it the entire first year I …

Guest post: Can anyone retire immediately?

This guest post is written by David Downie, an initial self confessed ERE skeptic, who bit the bullet and retired at 38. Having not planned for this, …

Retirement

Profit in Self-employed Woodworking?

<b>Question</b><i>:</i><p><i>I very much enjoy reading your blog Paul. I went to college to train as a furniture maker after I left school but was unable to find</i> …

Ordered carbon-nanotube design may increase conductivity of solar cells by 100 million times | Kurzweil

Structured single-wall carbon nanotube-based networks optimized for higher-conductivity and lower-cost solar cells (credit: Umeå …

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NASA Scientist: Doomsday Event (That Could Kill 200 Million) Is Far More Likely Than We Thought

Image source: Slate.com<p>A solar flare does not have to possess an intensity as significant as the Carrington Event of 1859 in order to take down the …

http://thehomesteadsurvival.com/potassium-deficiency-growing-problem-corn/#.UdcFq1dsBcw Potassium Deficiency is Growing Problem in Corn

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The Art of Homesteading - How To Feed Your Family

More and more people are consuming what they can grow and raise in their own backyards – all in an effort to provide their families with great …

How To Make 16 Different All-Natural Household Products … For Mere Pennies

Image source: Cleveland.com<p>It’s amazing how much money can be saved when switching from traditional household products full of chemicals to simple …

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19 Baby Steps Toward a Self Sufficient Lifestyle

<b>Mapping a Road to Self-Sufficiency</b> <br>Gaye Levy <b><br>Activist Post</b><p>The number one question I am asked by new readers is “where do I start?” This is followed by …

5 Backyard Farming Bloggers You Should Know: Blogger Shout Out!

If you have always has a secret yearning to be a farmer, have a self sustainable home or simply love the benefits of growing your own, you will want …

Large Rotisserie Pit BBQ

Introduction: Large Rotisserie Pit BBQ<p>Once a year we gather for a Thanksgiving feast with 3 or 4 turkeys cooked on a spit. Last year we rented a …

BBQ

Is It Finally Time to Cut Cable?

This story originally appeared on Fortune Magazine<p>About three years ago, my wife and I made one of the most difficult decisions we’ve made in our eight years of marriage. Over the course of a few months we held several debates, penned numerous drafts of a pros and cons list, and scribbled a …

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moving and living abroad

How expat life can help families flourish<p>What's it really like to live abroad?<p>Living and working abroad is both exciting and challenging. Explore our …

Build This Rustic Farmhouse Table

Farmhouse furniture is meant to be a little imperfect. That makes it hard to screw up<p>There's no better way to give thanks than to gather family and friends around an enormous table to share a feast. A farmhouse table would be the perfect spot. You could make one out of construction lumber and …

My Fellow Americans, It’s Time to Boycott College

My fellow Americans,<p>Let me tell you a tale.<p>A friend of mine was recently laid off.<p>He’s a hardworking kind of guy, so he decided to forgo the customary process of sitting around his house complaining on Facebook that no employers are knocking on his door to compliment his pajamas and offer him six …

The 100-Year-Old Agreement You Need to Know About to Understand What’s Driving the Islamic State

Glenn Beck broke down the history of the Middle East on his television program Thursday, focusing on a nearly 100-year-old agreement that he says is integral to understanding the motivations of the Islamic State: the Sykes-Picot Agreement.<p>If you do not understand the Sykes-Picot Agreement, Beck …

10 Foods You Can Store For 10 Years

Stockpiling food isn’t just for preppers and survivalists preparing for an outbreak of Ebola or a downed power grid. It’s for any family or …