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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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Recycling Yogurt Containers

Recycling yogurt containers. Give new life to the container, and make your life and food storage a little bit more organized with very little effort | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Recycling Yogurt Containers If you are anything like our family, you are very conscientious about waste and alternative disposal systems. In this article from Premeditated Leftovers, we learn about 10 simple uses for old yogurt containers that will give new life to the container, and make your life and food storage a little bit more …

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Resources for the New Female Prepper or Homesteader

We have a list of reliable sites for the new female prepper/homesteader. There is so much information out there! We've got you covered | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Resources for the New Prepper or Homesteader   This new life can be overwhelming for new preppers and homesteaders, there is so much information out there! It can be really hard to determine what is good, solid information and what is fear-mongering and just a site trying to sell you something (that you don’t really …

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The Top Habits of Preparedness

You might think that some of the habits of preparedness seem hard to manage and that is precisely why you must turn them into habits | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

The Top Habits of Preparedness According to Survival Sullivan “Being a prepper is a lifestyle choice, and as such you will need to build up habits that will allow you to become a proper prepper rather than just somebody who happens to have food and supplies stocked up. You might think that some of the …

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Are You Reading These Homesteading Blogs?

You should be reading these homesteading blogs. Sometimes it can be a real challenge to get good, solid information online. These are our favorite homesteading blogs. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

You should be reading these homesteading blogs. Sometimes it can be a real challenge to get good, solid information online. These are our favorite homesteading blogs.     Sometimes it can be a real challenge to get good, solid information online. How do you know if the site is legitimate? How do you really know …

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Bits of Wisdom from the Great Depression

Bits of wisdom from the great depression. People who lived through the Great Depression during the 1930's in America did so largely by sheer willpower. What can we learn from them? Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Bits of wisdom from the great depression. People who lived through the Great Depression during the 1930’s in America did so largely by sheer willpower. What can we learn from them?     People who lived through the Great Depression during the 1930’s in America did so largely by sheer willpower. Many lessons were learned …

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Setting Up Family Communication Before a Disaster

Setting up family communication before a disaster. Creating this plan is a basic preparedness skill and the foundation for the rest of your emergency preps | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Setting Up Family Communication Before a Disaster     When we think about being in a major disaster, one of the most disconcerting things is worrying about our family. Are they safe at school, home, and work while we are separated from them? During a major disaster cellphone service will most certainly be interrupted, at …

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Mastering Skills for SHTF

Mastering skills for SHTF. These are the particular set of skills that will increase your chances of actually making it through a disaster. Practice them. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Mastering Skills For SHTF   When it comes to survival, there are so many skills that will be important to have that no one person could know them all. There are, however, a particular set of skills that will increase your chances of actually making it through a disaster. These skills, while not all ‘hard,’ …

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