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You Forgot These Items for Your Bug Out Bag

You Forgot These Items for Your Bug Out Bag. It can be a challenge to make sure you have what you really need in your bug out bag because it seems there is so much! Review a list of items that you may have completely forgotten to add or think about putting in your grab and go bag.

It can be a challenge to make sure you have what you really need in your bug out bag because it seems there is so much! Review a list of items that you may have completely forgotten to add or think about putting in your grab and go bag. It can be impossible to get everything …

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Ways to Use Coffee Grounds and Filters in Survival

Coffee grounds do a lot of good for enriching the soil and keeping pests away but coffee for survival? Turns out, there are several ways to use coffee grounds that you may not have considered as possibilities!

Coffee grounds do a lot of good for enriching the soil and keeping pests away but coffee for survival? Turns out, there are several ways to use coffee grounds that you may not have considered as possibilities! Many of you were probably like me when you read the headline: “Using coffee grounds and filters for …

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Why You Should Test Your Drinking Water

There are many things that can end up in your water source that you have no control over. Test your drinking water and make sure it is safe. You can DO IT YOURSELF and still be confident in the results.

There are many things that can end up in your water source that you have no control over. Test your drinking water and make sure it is safe. You can do it yourself and be confident in the results. If you have a well, rainwater catch system, or another water source that you are responsible …

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Store These Foods for a Prepared Pantry

A prepared pantry gives you the option to have food ready when you need it. Learn how and why to store these foods safely.

A prepared pantry gives you the option to have food ready when you need it. Learn how and why to store these foods safely.    There are so many lists out there that tell you what you should have in your pantry and emergency preparedness. What they don’t tell you are things that can turn a saving …

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These 3 Emergencies Can Happen to Anyone

These 3 emergencies can happen to anyone, anywhere, and you may have already experienced them. It's important to consider preparing as best as you can to form a sort of insurance policy. 

These 3 emergencies can happen to anyone, anywhere, and you may have already experienced them. It’s important to consider preparing as best as you can to form a sort of insurance policy.    No matter where you live, there are emergencies that can happen that will affect you and your family directly, even if there …

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The 5 Stages of a Prepper

There are 5 Stages of a Prepper Goes Through. Ask just about any prepper out there what their 'wake up moment' was and you're sure to see their eyes light up and hear a very animated story.

There are 5 Stages of a Prepper Goes Through. Ask just about any prepper out there what their ‘wake up moment’ was and you’re sure to see their eyes light up and hear a very animated story.   It can be anything from a bad storm to a store running out of toilet paper. The 5 …

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Video: Get Your HAM Radio License

Video: Tips to Get Your HAM Radio License.  If you are willing to study and learn a few rules you can have your license in a few hours. 

Video: Tips to Get Your HAM Radio License.  If you are willing to study and learn a few rules you can have your license in a few hours.    A lot of people talk about wanting to get their license to use a HAM radio system but end up never doing it. Ask most people …

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These 5 Reasons Will Make Homesteaders Fail

There is a lot of work involved in homesteading and it can be overwhelming. Biting off more than you can chew is one of the reasons that will make homesteaders fail.

There is a lot of work involved in homesteading and it can be overwhelming. Biting off more than you can chew is one of the reasons that will make homesteaders fail.   No one wants to fail at any time but it is especially hard when you’ve uprooted your whole life (and maybe even your …

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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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