Some folks think that preparedness (aka prepping) is too ‘out there’ and ‘over the top’ for them. The truth is they prep too… just in smaller quantities.. soup on sale? TP on sale? Stock up!
Homesteaders love winter. Winter is full of outdoor family time. And anytime you’re going to go play outdoors, you want to take a trusty backpack with you full of the supplies you’ll need for the day as well as emergency supplies in the rare case something goes wrong. Much thought goes into planning your outdoor […]
Most preppers know all about emergency kits, evacuation routes and meeting places, but very few think to safeguard important documents. Why Safeguard Important Documents? Not every disaster is a SHTF experience. Sometimes our day can turn south as quickly as getting in a car accident or a thunderstorm causing flash flooding. In the event of […]
You can be super frugal and do some great repurposing with items that have been donated by others. Not only are you are saving a ton of cash, it is going to help people in need! Who wouldn’t want to do that? Having two young boys, I am big on prepping and self-sufficiency. When you […]
Preparedness is vital to homesteading. While we all have different reasons for homesteading, many of us strive to be independent and self-reliant. Part of that self-reliance is the ability to care for our families and animals when things go wrong. Making a plan and putting it in writing can make a big difference in our […]
What is Colloidal Silver? I first heard of it last spring when my doe gave birth to triplets. Apparently it is great to have on the homestead for emergencies and first aid. Colloidal silver is a homeopathic remedy, that consists of drinking water infused with particles of silver ion via a battery-charge. Colloidal Silver is […]