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The One-Year Pantry, Layer by Layer

The One-Year Pantry, Layer by Layer

During an emergency, we are often left to fend for ourselves. Learn how to use layers to create a food storage pantry based on nutritious foods in order for your family to thrive during the most difficult of times.

A Very Prepper Christmas: Gifts You Can Really Use

A Very Prepper Christmas: Gifts You Can Really Use

We want to ensure that our loved ones are cared for even in their darkest moments, and nothing says love like a prepper gift.

The Prepper’s Fortune Cookie

The Prepper’s Fortune Cookie

Fortune cookies are more than just for eating. They can help us put things into perspective in regard to our prepping endeavors.

Surviving Job Loss

Surviving Job Loss

Follow these practical tips on how to survive job loss and learn how to stretch your budget to get the most out of your money.

Wildfire Preparedness Checklist

With the massive droughts plaguing our country, it’s not just the west coast that needs to prepare for this natural disaster. Use this checklist as a way to prepare your home.

What to Do with Your Radishes: Making Kimchi

What to Do with Your Radishes: Making Kimchi

Our cover crop, daikon radishes, grew in abundance and we didn’t know what to do with them all. Some of our friends suggested we try making Kimchi.

8 Uses For Wood Ash

8 Uses For Wood Ash

I have discovered several ways to use wood ash.

Food Storage in Mylar Bags

Food Storage in Mylar Bags

Mylar bags create an oxygen barrier to protect food during extended long-term food storage because the oxygen is removed using food safe oxygen absorbers. Mylar bags for food storage can be sealed with a standard heat sealing unit or with an ordinary clothes iron.

Extending Your Growing Season in Winter: Can Your Garden Survive the Cold?

Extending Your Growing Season in Winter: Can Your Garden Survive the Cold?

If you live in cold weather regions, extending your growing season with hoop houses and cold frames could save your crop and even your life, if it means the difference in whether or not your family has enough food to eat.

Don’t Fly Without These 20 TSA-Approved Items in Your Prepper’s Carry-on Bag

Don’t Fly Without These 20 TSA-Approved Items in Your Prepper’s Carry-on Bag

Here are 20 items you can bring onto a plane without getting tackled to the ground by 3 TSA goons while sirens blare ,lights flash, and the PA system announces that you are a terrorist who was planning to hijack the nearest 747.

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