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5 Herbs With Antioxidants So High It Will Surprise You - The Chalkboard

When it comes to wellness buzzwords, “antioxidant” is top of the list. It has us stashing goji in our desks for daily snacking, and tossing back …

Antioxidants

Top 10 herbs for wildlife

Herbs have been used for culinary and medicinal purposes for thousands of years – and they look very attractive in the garden, too. There’s a huge …

Gardening

Herb Growing Guide: Ideas, Tips & Advice

A how-to guide for growing this classic culinary herb.<p>An easy to grow annual, borage leaves and flowers have a mild cucumber-like flavor.<p>Best when …

Gardening

8 Edible Flowers to Brighten Your Garden—& Dinners

When our Creative Director Kristen sat down to dinner at the legendary eatery NOMA on a recent trip to Copenhagen, she was probably thinking about anywhere but home. One of the dishes she was served, however, featured little triangular purple petals fluttered atop it. The shape was familiar; she …

The camera matters and here's why, but it's not in the way you're thinking

For as long as I’ve been photographing, I’ve always had a soft spot for gear and the technical side of photography. In the beginning, I was obsessed …

10 Medical Resources You Can Get from Nature

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal. Your list of home remedies is about to get even more interesting and spicier. Although these …

High Blood Pressure

7 Gadgets That Should Be in Your Emergency Kit

Relatively speaking, the last few years have been tame on the hurricane front. But according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration …

The Best Gadgets for Your Guns

Written by R. Ann Parris on The Prepper Journal.So today, I’m going to point out offset sights, optics with integrated sights, and a specific type of …

Gear & Gadgets

Medicine to Stock up on for When There Is No Doctor

Written by Pat Henry on The Prepper Journal.As preppers we stock up on supplies that we think we will need in an emergency. The order of priority for …

NSAIDs

Six Primitive Traps For Catching Food In The Woods

Snares<p>Small-game snares can be made from the interior strands of parachute cord, braided strands of sinew, or fishing line. Snares stout enough to …

Top 5 Firearms You Need To Get Your Hands On NOW!

To the individual who is either interested in Prepping or already knee-deep into preparing for any number of potential emergencies or disasters, …

The Best Prepper Guns List – Must Have Weapons for SHTF

As another year draws to a close, I find myself considering a host of issues that I routinely pause to reflect on at the end of each year. Since I …

Solo Stove Titan Wood Burning Camp Stove Review

The Solo Stove Titan is my first introduction to modern, portable wood-burning stoves. I pre-emptively apologize with regards to any lack of …

Off-grid

How to Select the Best Handgun for Home Defense

As preppers we routinely discuss the need to have firearms for home security. Logically, one of the next questions revolves around how to select the …

Abandoned Cars: Survival Salvage Ideas

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal.3.52/5 (130) Editor’s Note: This post is another entry in the Prepper Writing Contest from David …

Ten Plants for Edible Landscapes

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal.3.97/5 (58) Editor’s Note: This post is another entry in the Prepper Writing Contest from Phillip …

Gardening

3 Ways to Extreme Coupon Your Way to a Huge Stockpile!

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal.4.09/5 (45) Editor’s Note: This post is another entry in the Prepper Writing Contest from Sandy …

Personal Finance

Sponge Bath: Keep Clean Without Running Water

<i>Editors Note: If you are faced with a situation where there is either no running water or no official tub/shower facilities its nice to know how to</i> …

Creating an Emergency Splint for Use in a Disaster Scenario

Written by Travis Hoglund on The Prepper Journal.Editor’s Note: This article has been generously contributed by Travis Hoglund and he shares tips for …

Travel

Coping with Stress After Disaster

Written by Pat Henry on The Prepper Journal.When planning for disaster, we run through scenarios in our mind and those scenarios give us a visual …

Parenting

Why Do Chickens Stop Laying Eggs in the Winter

Written by Pat Henry on The Prepper Journal.If you are looking into becoming more self-sufficient, one of the first places you can begin to impact …

The Real Essential Oils You May Have Overlooked

Written by Pat Henry on The Prepper Journal.You may have heard of the increasingly prominent use and promotion of what is being called essential oils …

Essential Oils

Aero Survival Rifle - 10mm, .357 SIG

TNW Firearms will introduce new versions of the Aero Survival Rifle later this year. The new guns will be chambered in 10mm and .357 SIG.<p>In my …

Guns

A Family Herb: Chamomile Flower - Herbal Academy

The lovely little chamomile flower is reminiscent of peaceful sunshine filled days, which speaks to the gentle power of this plant for easing …

Preserving the Ornamental Garden: How to Dry Flowers, Leaves, Stems, and Pods for Crafting

Collecting flowers, leaves, stems, and pods from the garden now, will give you a treasure trove of beautiful dried plants to craft with all year …

Flowers

Woody Basil Plants: What To Do About A Basil With Woody Stems

Basil is a wonderfully versatile annual herb that is native to southern Asia and the islands of the South Pacific. As with other herbs, basil is easy …

Got Wilted Herbs? Here's an Easy Solution to Fix That!

<i>It's such a letdown when you're about to use fresh herbs and realize they're wilted. But thanks to Kristen Miglore of Food52, they have the perfect tips on how to save your wilting herbs.</i><p><b>Yes, you can un-wilt herbs—sometimes. Here's what you need to know.</b><p>If you've ever tried to store basil at room …

Play things by ear: Yotam Ottolenghi’s sweetcorn recipes

Whether it’s boiled, fried or charred, corn adds lovely little pops of sweetness to everything<p>Your average corn cob has 800 kernels, all lined up in 16 neat rows, and each of those kernels is a seed in its own right. While we eat sweetcorn as a vegetable, it is, technically speaking, a grass, being …

10 Easy Pieces: Wood Compost Bins

Stylish compost? Not an oxymoron. Here are 10 of our favorite wood compost bins and composting systems, in sizes to fit all gardens.<p>Single Compost …