There are many skills you can learn to promote a more sustainable lifestyle while living in the city. Here are 10 skills anyone can begin.
Each year, about 40 percent of all food in the United States goes uneaten. Here are 7 ways to avoid throwing uneaten food away and make the most of your perishable food investment.
We are all looking for a way to save a buck here and there. Going out into your own backyard to find wild growing foods can be used to make homemade preserves. Shane Floyd’s book, Poverty Jelly: Delicious Jellies For the Home From the Home uses common ingredients found around homesteads and backyards and can help you make use with the food you have available.
Learning ways to practice the art of conserving water now, will help you lower your energy bills and make the most of your water sources during times of emergencies.
The simplest way to prevent post-disaster breakdowns in a community is to adopt a solid understanding that each member takes personal responsibility and prepare their own households. The missing piece of the preparedness puzzle is a community that encourages individual readiness. Rather than waiting on someone or an organization to rescue them, they rescue themselves.
On average, we spend over 50 hours a week away from our homes. Chances are, if a sudden disaster occurs, it could be when we are away from our home base and preps.
There has never been a more appropriate time to start stocking up on long life foods that can see you through a crisis. Likewise, if you know nothing about growing vegetables this summer would be an excellent time to learn, best to make mistakes before an event than during it.
Introducing my newly published book, “The Prepper’s Blueprint: The Step-By-Step Guide To Help You Through Any Disaster.” Learn more about this all-encompassing preparedness resource that will help you prepare for any type of disaster – both big and small.
Potatoes are not time intensive and give a large, nutritionally worthwhile yield for a small amount of effort, something that may well be a major consideration in the future.