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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.

Your Best Self: How To Find Time To Transform With Workout, Meditation, and Study

Your Best Self: How To Find Time To Transform With Workout, Meditation, and Study

If you have not been as diligent as staying in shape through the Winter, well, now is the time to get back into the groove. Transform into your better self with our focus on WMS (workout, meditate and study).

Ashwagandha: This Ancient Herb Has Been Used in Natural Medicine For Over 2,500 Years!

Ashwagandha: This Ancient Herb Has Been Used in Natural Medicine For Over 2,500 Years!

Ashwagandha can be taken in pill, tincture, or capsule form. It is an anti-inflammatory that bolsters the immune system, relieves the pain and swelling of inflammation, and it reduces anxiety. Find out why this is a go-to herb in Ayurvedic medicine for more than 2,500 years!

Want All the Green Beans You Can Eat? Get the Best Harvest With These Growing Tips

Want All the Green Beans You Can Eat? Get the Best Harvest With These Growing Tips

Here’s everything you need to know about growing a great and bountiful green bean harvest.

How Scientists Plan to Feed Billions Without the Help of the Sun

How Scientists Plan to Feed Billions Without the Help of the Sun

Following a massive volcanic eruption, worldwide famine would quickly follow due to the ash blocking the sun. Scientists are looking into food growing alternatives in order to feed billions worldwide. Can it be done?

How To Get Back in Shape After Winter {Plus Workout}

How To Get Back in Shape After Winter {Plus Workout}

It’s time to get back on track if you haven’t been training and maintaining over the winter months. Here is a fantastic “getting back into the game” workout and some finer points on how to get that extra weight you put on during winter.

5 Common Sports Items You Can Use to Protect Yourself in an Emergency

5 Common Sports Items You Can Use to Protect Yourself in an Emergency

This article is for those who can’t afford the brand name tactical gear or are looking for frugal and inexpensive ways to add protective gear to their reserves.

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