Use Your Skills to Fill the Cupboard

Use Your Skills to Fill the Cupboard. If you start to think creatively you can come up with several ways to use your skills and time to get the things you need | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Use Your Skills to Fill the Cupboard. If you start to think creatively you can come up with several ways to use your skills and time to get the things you need.   With the cost of food continuously going up, people are looking for ways to help cut the bill while still keeping their family fed. If …

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Reasons to Use Raised Garden Beds

There are several reasons to use raised garden beds in your home garden.  They are easy to install and can be placed over any surface, including concrete | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

There are several reasons to use raised garden beds in your home garden.  They are easy to install and can be placed over any surface, including concrete.    Raised beds versus planting right into the ground can bring you numerous advantages, other than saving your knees and back from aching. Spending hours bent over like …

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Family Friendly Prepping Activities for Spring

Family Friendly Prepping Activities for Spring. All of these are excellent tools to train yourself and your kids on how to survive if you are stuck without modern conveniences. They are fun too!

Family Friendly Prepping Activities for Spring. All of these are excellent tools to train yourself and your kids on how to survive if you are stuck without modern conveniences. They are fun too!   There are so many things people do for FUN that are actually prepping activities and no one ever said prepping activities couldn’t …

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Tips for Homemaking for the Busy Homesteader

Tips for Homemaking for the Busy Homesteader. It may take longer to do things on the homestead, but there are ways to make things easier and still save money | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Tips for Homemaking for the Busy Homesteader. It may take longer to do things on the homestead, but there are ways to make things easier and still save money.  I don’t know many people who aren’t always busy these days. A homesteader, on the other hand, they have even more things to keep track of …

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Prepping is Good for More Than Just Disasters

Prepping is Good for More Than Just Disasters. The idea that prepping supplies are only to be used for disasters (but only certain ones!) is a dangerous way to look at situations | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Prepping is Good for More Than Just Disasters. The idea that prepping supplies are only to be used for disasters (but only certain ones!) is a dangerous way to look at situations.  This line of thinking can be the very thing that takes an everyday scenario and turn it into a chaotic mess that could come …

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Tips and Tricks for Sticking to Your Budget

Attitude is the most important aspect of sticking to your budget. Here are some simple attitude changes you can make for a beautifully balanced and realistic budget | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Attitude is the most important aspect of sticking to your budget. Here are some simple attitude changes you can make for a beautifully balanced and realistic budget.   Budgeting can be the most wonderful thing ever… for some people. Most of us loathe budgeting, largely due to feeling like a failure month after month when …

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These Foods Will Last Forever

These Foods Will Last Forever. Other than salt and honey, there are many foods that will last forever. I'm betting you have several of them in your cupboard already and didn't realize it | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

These Foods Will Last Forever. Other than salt and honey, there are many foods that will last forever. I’m betting you have several of them in your cupboard already and didn’t realize it. Other than salt and honey, there are many foods that will last forever. I’m betting you have several of them in your cupboard …

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The Importance of Learning to Preserve Food

The Importance of Learning to Preserve Food. Learning to preserve food, other than freezing it, is something that the vast majority of people have only a vague idea about, but it is vital to a good food storage plan | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

The Importance of Learning to Preserve Food. Learning to preserve food, other than freezing it, is something that the vast majority of people have only a vague idea about, but it is vital to a good food storage plan.  Though people are aware of pressure canning, dehydrating, and fermentation, very few have any skill or concept on …

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Making Your Own Noodles from Scratch

Making Your Own Noodles from Scratch. One of the easiest ways to start learning how to make-it-yourself is to try your hand at making your own noodles! Having the knowledge and practice of making food from scratch is a skill that few people have but is worth achieving | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Making Your Own Noodles from Scratch. One of the easiest ways to start learning how to make-it-yourself is to try your hand at making your own noodles!   Having the knowledge and practice of making food from scratch is a skill that few people really have. If you look at a meal you are eating, could …

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Why Old Cookbooks Are a Prepper’s Best Friend

Look for old cookbooks at garage sales, second-hand stores and, estate sales. Find out why old cookbooks are a prepper’s best friend.   Old cookbooks are nothing like the ones we have today. Sure, they have recipes, may contain some instructions on certain preparation methods (such as folding an ingredient in versus whipping it in), …

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