The perspective I’ve gained from living so long does give me insights you only get from being around for a long time. But, today I want to talk about someone much older than me. A good friend of mine died. One of the best friends I’ve had. A rare person was this friend of mine. […]
Take a look at these cans packed full of survival gear. You can follow the suggestions given or create your own Survival Can!
Chickweed grows very happily in my garden here at Eight Acres, some might even call it a weed! Fortunately it has plenty of uses, so I don’t mind letting it take over a few corners of the garden. Read more about chickweed in this post.
Start your water storage now! How important is it? The human body can survive only 3 days without water. In comparison we can go up to 3 weeks without food. Makes you think that water storage should be first on your list when planning your preps, right? How much is enough? Most experts agree that […]
Wood stoves and central heat are awesome! Right up until they fail when there’s several feet of snow on the ground for at least a week. If you heat your home with a wood burning stove , a snow storm is NOT a good time to run out of firewood. Talk about being unprepared! Having […]
Karen Lynn as part of her Suburban Off-grid cooking series shares a wonderful and fragrant Roasted Apple recipe that her and The Viking made right in their All American Sun Oven. Cooking Off-grid can be fun and prepares you for a real emergency. Practice makes perfect you don’t want to wait for an emergency to […]