Tag: Tips

Family, Food and Water Storage, Homesteading, Prepping, Prepping Basics

Getting More From Your Garden: Preserving Your Home Harvest

Home gardens are fun, but they can also be delicious if you’re growing things that you and your family can eat. Too many home gardeners, however, are content to have a ton of tomatoes that last a week and then give the rest away – or worse than that, throw them out when they go …...

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Emergency, Featured, Gear, Outdoor Survival Skills, Supplies

Don’t Die: Cold Weather Layering For Survival

It’s easy to forget when you’re inside with the heat going or watching a roaring fire, but the winter is coming and with it the cold weather. That’s not a problem when you’re inside, though it might make you want to cry every time you see your heating bill.  When it can become a problem …...

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Emergency, Family, Homesteading | Off Grid, Outdoor Survival Skills, Prepping, Prepping Basics, SHTF, Survival, Survival Skills

Lone Wolves Won’t Make It: How To Build A Survival Community

Forget an AR-15, an RPG or even a tank. The most powerful weapon you can have for a SHTF scenario is the community around you.  In the event that the S does HTF, you’re not going to be able to rely on your contacts you made online. Maybe you can communicate with them with a …...

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Emergency, Food and Water Storage, Homesteading, Prepping, Prepping Basics, Supplies

Preserving Food for Winter: Time-Tested Methods for Flavorful and Nutrient-Rich Pantry Staples

Winter is approaching, meaning the summer and fall harvests are just about done. Still, that doesn’t mean saying goodbye to fresh, delicious, and nutritious homegrown food until spring blooms anew.  You can harness age-old techniques of food preservation, filling your pantry with flavorful, nutrient-rich staples to keep your...

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Emergency, First Aid, Supplies, Survival Skills

Wilderness First Aid: Essential Skills for Survivalists

In the wild, accidents and medical emergencies can happen at any time.You don’t have to be a seasoned survivalist or a nature enthusiast to start preparing for wilderness accidents. Knowing how to provide first aid in the wild can mean the difference between life and death.  The wilderness is unforgiving, filled with rugged...

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