Over the past few years, I’ve been switching many of my favorite kitchen ingredients to homemade kitchen mixes and more natural ingredients. Any time we can avoid processed foods, it’s better for us. But, I also want it to be as simple, easy and convenient as possible.
Victoria from SimplifiedLife.net wants to enjoy the life she lives and not have to take a vacation just to get away from her life. She started scrutinizing her material possessions, schedules & time, even her children’s schooling so that they can intentionally enjoy their life now. Her goal is not a minimalist life, but a […]
Kombucha is a fermented tea, originally prepared in China. It has a bitter, tart flavor that tastes a bit strange at first, but we started to love it after a few tries. We like kombucha because it is much healthier than regular iced tea and is an easy probiotic to add to our diets. Kombucha […]
The best way to combat slugs is to find something they won’t want to crawl through. If you’ve ever picked one up, you know how unbelievably slimy they are. They have to stay moist to survive, which is why anything that will cause them to dry out is generally avoided. Here are some ideas on […]
Joseph and Amy Alton are the authors of The Survival Medicine Handbook: A Guide for When Help is Not on the Way. They’ve joined us with tips for handling children’s injuries, when you should go to the emergency room, why it’s good to have honey in your emergency kit, how to tell the difference between […]
Making homemade pasta is one of our favorite family kitchen projects. Not only is it a lot of fun, it’s also prepper-friendly as you can make a large batch in advance and either freeze it or dehydrate it for later use. We love adding marinara or meat sauce to our pasta, but we also love […]