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Would You Be Pioneer Ready?

Would You Be Pioneer Ready?

If you look at your food preps you have stored away, you will realize that we are very similar to our pioneer ancestors who were getting ready for their arduous journey.

The Perfect Homestead

The Perfect Homestead

If you’ve made the enormous decision to relocate and start a homestead, take the extra time to do it right. Research is essential! Read more about 5 important criteria when planning for a homestead.

Alternative Cooking Sources for SHTF Planning

Alternative Cooking Sources for SHTF Planning

All the stored food in the world will do no good if you have no way to heat your food. Learn more about these alternative cooking sources to use during an emergency.

Child Friendly Livestock

Child Friendly Livestock

There is some discussion about the idea of livestock being an ideal alternative to the family dog or cat. While I do not agree on livestock animals becoming family pets, I do appreciate the research that went into which animals are child-friendly. See why these three livestock animals are family friendly.

Black Drawing Salve Recipe

Black Drawing Salve Recipe

This tried and true salve is a wonderful all-natural treatment for remedying the most painful bug bites and stings.

12 Natural Ways to Remedy Sleep Disorders

12 Natural Ways to Remedy Sleep Disorders

There are times when sleep disorders interrupt our much needed rest. Try these suggestions and natural herbs to help calm the nerves and get the blissful sleep you need.

The Healing Properties of Catnip

The Healing Properties of Catnip

When you realize the full benefits of the use of this herb, you’ll never want to go without it in your herbal medicine chest.

Tess's Summertime Peach Crisp

Tess’s Summertime Peach Crisp

This peach crisp recipe uses fresh, sun ripened peaches and the topping creates a crispy yet chewy contrast that your family will love on a hot summer day.

How The "Dacha Farms" Made Russia Self-Sufficient

How The “Dacha Farms” Made Russia Self-Sufficient

Since they aren’t so reliant on a centralized logistical infrastructure like most American farms, they will be able to keep feeding the population through just about any disaster.

Your Kale Might Be Making You Sick

Your Kale Might Be Making You Sick

It just goes to show you that the only food you can truly trust these days, is the stuff you grow yourself.

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