Green wood isn’t generally collected. It hasn’t cured, and technically isn’t safe enough to use in most wood burning stoves or fireplaces. So why is it a good idea to collect it anyway? Here are 10 reasons you might consider collecting green wood this year.
This is why I buy food in bulk and why you should too! You would never guess what number nine is!
If you are new to the idea of prepping, likely you are overwhelmed with all that needs to be done to keep your family sustained in the event of an emergency situation. It doesn’t have to be overwhelming if you start slow and work on it little by little. Here are some simple tips to […]
I wanted an outdoor fire pit this summer, but we don’t have a place on our small property to safely build one. We decided to build a homemade rocket stove instead. You can make this with all free materials. If you don’t use large cans, ask around, as many times people do not mind sharing […]
Making new candles from worn-out candles is an easy upcycle activity that can save you money and help you prepare for an unexpected power outage. They even make great gifts! Here’s how I make new candles from old ones.
In an emergency, the first resource that people WANT is a way to send and receive information. Being connected plays a vital role in our sense of safety and well being whether it’s getting local news reports, updates on loved ones, or a way to call for help…