Important: How The Pioneers Predicted The Weather And Why You'll Need To Learn, Too
Pioneers and early settlers in diverse parts of the world did not have access to today's advanced meteorological tools and technology. However, the observational abilities they developed may surprise you. In a world of unrest and uncertainty, learning new "old skills" has never been more important. Predicting the weather without an app doing it for you could save your life one day!
Mastering the Art of Preservation: Canning and Drying Methods for Preppers
In recent years, the prepping community has seen a surge in interest, particularly in the areas of food preservation techniques like canning and drying. These methods are not just for those preparing for uncertain times but also for anyone interested in sustainable living and reducing food waste.
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12 Basic Skills Falling Through the Cracks of Modern Life
Emergency readiness, self-reliance, and what we now call survival skills used to be the norm for the majority of the population. While some people still follow the ancient traditions, the skills required to do so are dwindling in favor of dependency, comfort, and convenience. However, there are some people who live off the grid or have a simpler lifestyle in which the old method of doing things is still a part of their daily lives.
Opal the Nigerian Dwarf Goat is in SHOCK after a TRAUMATIC Birth! Assisting a Goat to Give Birth
#NigerianDwarfGoat #GoatBirth #goatcare 3 Does all kidding in within a 12 hour period. Y'all this was a ROUGH day! First Rapunzel had one of the bloodiest and scariest births I've assisted in and then Opal needs help too! Come along with me as we help Opal safely kid for the first time. We talk about goat behavior and does going into shock after traumatic births and how to help them overcome this obstacle!
50 Uses for Wood Ash That Will Amaze You
Wood ash from your fireplace, woodstove, or outdoor boiler may appear to be a waste product, but it has a surprising number of uses. Historically, wood ash was a valuable resource, and there are now numerous inventive ways to incorporate wood ash into your modern home, garden, and even cooking!
14 Uses For Aspirin Around Your House That May Surprise You!
Most of us keep aspirin in our medicine cabinets. Aspirin is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicine (NSAID) that has long been used to reduce mild discomfort associated with headaches, inflammation, and arthritis.
The SCARIEST 😱😱 Nigerian Dwarf Goat Birth On The Farm | *Graphic*
Farming and livestock husbandry is not for the faint of heart! We welcome new members of the herd and I go through one of the scariest and most stressful births on my farm
After Disaster Pitfalls No One Is Talking About, And How To Avoid Them
One thing is nearly always inevitable in every single disaster circumstance, from hurricanes to grid outages to warfare: hygiene disasters. Following the 2010 hurricane in Haiti, there was a large cholera outbreak that killed over 7,000 people and affected over 700,000.
10 Practical Skills Everyone Needs in Times of Collapse
Preparing for collapse entails far more than beans, bullets, and band-aids. What does true survival in a collapse look like? Things like fire, shelter building, water purification, trapping, and foraging spring to mind when you think of survival skills. The truth is that your perception of survivor abilities will shift substantially once you're in the middle of it.
19 Steps You Can Take Today To Prepare for the Unexpected
When an emergency strikes, having an emergency checklist, stockpiling supplies, knowing where to get help, and stocking up on emergency food are all critical. But there are also small things we can do to prepare for a circumstance such as an epidemic, quarantine, or natural disaster right now before it happens.
The Best Foods To Stockpile for Any Crisis: Survival Pantry Staples
Why should you consider stockpiling emergency foods in case of a disaster? Fueling your body when you're on the move or in a survival situation is not the same as eating pizza on Friday night.
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How to Make Money Homesteading
Is homesteading cost-effective? It certainly can be. There are many ways to both provide for your family’s basic needs and make an income on your homestead. Here are some topics to considerwhen you’re working toward finding ways to make money homesteading.
Alabama Takes the Top Spot for Best State for Off-Grid Living
As the world changes around us with rising tensions, soaring inflation, and climate conerns, more and more people are opening their minds to new ways to live. One of the most popular ideas for some is to embrace the freedom that comes with living off the grid.
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Winter Homesteading Activities – What Homesteaders Do During the Colder Months
We all know that homesteading during the spring, summer, and fall months is busy! There are gardens to plant and harvest, new animals to care for, property to maintain, food to preserve, and so much more. But what happens when the chilly winter winds begin to blow and everything slows down? Here are 15 winter homesteading activities to keep you busy and productive during the colder months.
5 Tips for Caring for Chickens in the Winter
If you live in a climate that gets cold, you may be wondering about how you’re going to keep your birds warm during the winter months. The good news is that it’s not as hard as you might think. Chickens are pretty hardy, and with adequate preparation, they’ll thrive even in cold weather. Here are 5 tips for caring for chickens in the winter to help you get ready!