Hand Washing Laundry with No Power

During a power outage, you will need clean clothes. Take the time to gather a few things from around the house and learn how easy hand washing laundry is. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

During a power outage, you will need clean clothes. Take the time to gather a few things from around the house and learn how easy hand washing laundry is.   When the average person thinks about hand washing laundry, the image of some pioneer woman bending over a large metal tub and running clothing over …

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Make Your Own Toilet Cleaning Tabs

Consider how much you spend on toilet cleaning tabs and products and make your own to save money | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Consider how much you spend on toilet cleaning tabs and products and make your own to save money   One of the more unpleasant household chores is cleaning the toilet. No one likes to get that close but it’s a vitally important thing to keep clean and sanitary. Almost worse than the chore itself is …

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Organizing a Garden in a Small Yard

Organizing a garden in a small yard. With a little imagination and these tips, you can utilize the space you have and grow more than you ever imagined!

Organizing a garden in a small yard. With a little imagination and these tips, you can utilize the space you have and grow more than you ever imagined!   People who live in apartments, townhouses, and condos generally have little to no yard space. Even people who buy houses in the larger cities can end …

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DIY Seed Pots Made from Newspaper

DIY seed pots are something that can be made any time of year and can even save you money since you won't need to buy 'sprouting pots' at planting time | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

DIY seed pots are something that can be made any time of year and can even save you money since you won’t need to buy ‘sprouting pots’ at planting time.   This is a fun little project that is extremely inexpensive, quick and easy to do and is perfect for doing as a family. DIY seed …

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How Much Food Does a Chicken Need?

How Much Food Does a Chicken Need? The answer depends on who you ask. Get the details of what chickens need and their habits when it comes to food, along with tips and tricks for keeping the amount of waste down and maintaining a happy flock | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

How Much Food Does a Chicken Need? The answer depends on who you ask. Get the details of what chickens need and their habits when it comes to food, along with tips and tricks for keeping the amount of waste down and maintaining a happy flock.    How much food does a chicken need on a daily …

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Is Quail Farming Right for You?

Is Quail Farming Right for You? Many people today would love to be able to raise their own chickens. The reasons they aren’t able to vary but generally have to do with where they live | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Is Quail Farming Right for You? Many people today would love to be able to raise their own chickens. The reasons they aren’t able to vary but generally have to do with where they live.   Homeowner Association rules, city, county, or development rules…there are many places where raising even a single chicken can get you …

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DIY Natural Digestion Tea

Tummy got you howlin'? This DIY natural digestion tea is completely safe for everyone.You'll be glad to have it in your emergency kit if you have tummy ache | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Tummy got you howlin’? This DIY natural digestion tea is completely safe for everyone.You’ll be glad to have it in your emergency kit if you have tummy ache. Maybe it’s because I’m not a mother but I have never heard of Gripe Water until I saw this post. I do know what colic is and …

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DIY Low-tech Water Filter System

How to create a low tech water filter for very little money. It has applications for those that are looking for a preparedness approach to water collection. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

How to create a low tech water filter for very little money. It has applications for those that are looking for a preparedness approach to water collection.     We take clean water for granted here in the USA. In many parts of the world, clean and safe drinking water is still a problem. There are …

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Build Inexpensive Raised Beds

Build inexpensive raised beds for your garden for as little as $12. Cedar is the perfect material because it is not affected by humidity or weather. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

For as little as $12 you can build inexpensive raised beds for your garden. Are you looking for a new garden idea? Try building inexpensive raised beds for your garden. PreparednessMama has created a new garden in her suburban backyard and she’s used cedar fencing for the garden boxes. Cedarwood has remarkable stability, it won’t change it’s …

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DIY Fire Starter Idea for the Fall

This DIY fire starter idea is certainly an easy make ahead project. I'm sure you already have all the supplies that are needed in your house right now. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Have you ever thought about how you are going to start your fire before you leave on your camping trip? Or what about the time you tried and tried to get a fire going in your backyard for a marshmallow roast and were unsuccessful and your family won’t let you live it down? Well, this year why …

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