Category: Self Sufficiency

Making Sustainable Living Fun

Get kids involved in taking care of your property, make sustainable living fun.  Get the whole family to participate.

Get kids involved in taking care of your property, make sustainable living fun.  Get the whole family to participate. This is the fifth article in the Sustainable Life Series, where we will explore the many ways you can live a sustainable life on a budget, no matter where you currently live. This mindset has many applications …

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Sustainable Living Tips: Small Choices that Make a Big Impact

Sustainable living small choices. If you’re not ready to make huge changes, you may feel better just taking a few small steps.

Sustainable living small choices. If you’re not ready to make huge changes, you may feel better just taking a few small steps. This is the fourth article in the Sustainable Life Series, where we will explore the many ways you can live a sustainable life on a budget, no matter where you currently live. This mindset …

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Why Choose a Sustainable Lifestyle

It may be hard to decide which direction to go when you choose a sustainable lifestyle. These ideas about finances, cleaning, and technology will help. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

It may be hard to decide which direction to go when you choose a sustainable lifestyle. These ideas about finances, cleaning, and technology will help. This is the second article in the Sustainable Life Series, where we will explore the many ways you can live a sustainable life on a budget, no matter where you currently …

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Making a Sustainable Life Plan and Getting Started

Making a sustainable life plan doesn't need to be hard. Take the first steps toward a fresh way of life by creating a plan and getting started today.

Making a sustainable life plan doesn’t need to be hard. Take the first steps toward a fresh way of life by creating a plan and getting started today. This is the first article in the Sustainable Life Series, where we will explore the many ways you can live a sustainable life on a budget, no matter where …

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Sustainable Living 101: What to Expect from Sustainability

Sustainable Living 101: What to expect from sustainability. These healthy living practices help you make sure you don’t leave a bigger footprint for future generations. 

Sustainable Living 101: What to expect from sustainability. These healthy living practices help you make sure you don’t leave a bigger footprint for future generations. This is the third article in the Sustainable Life Series, where we will explore the many ways you can live a sustainable life on a budget, no matter where you currently …

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VIDEO: Those Farm Fresh Eggs Aren’t Fresh

CONFIRMED: Those Farm Fresh Eggs Aren't Fresh. Learn to read those "Best By" dates and weird codes on the end of egg cartons.

CONFIRMED: Those Farm Fresh Eggs Aren’t Fresh. Learn to read those “Best By” dates and weird codes on the end of egg cartons.   You know those “Best By” dates and weird codes on the end of egg cartons? Turns out, you can tell just how long those so call “farm fresh eggs” aren’t really so …

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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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Using Vinegar for Things Other than Cooking

So many uses for vinegar have been lost to history but thankfully, there is still some information out there about the ways people of the past were using vinegar for things other than cooking | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Using Vinegar for Things Other than Cooking. So many uses for vinegar have been lost to history but thankfully, there is still some information out there about the ways people of the past were using vinegar for things other than cooking.   Vinegar is one of those useful things that is found in just about every …

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I Stopped Buying These 10 Things at the Grocery Store

I stopped buying these 10 things at the grocery store and added money back into the monthly budget | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

I stopped buying these 10 things at the grocery store and added money back into the monthly budget.     Anyone who has a tight budget (the vast majority of Americans) has felt the sharp increase in the price of food the last few years. Many people have stopped buying the extras they used to enjoy. Not …

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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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