Category: Homesteading Skills

Not Prepping for Septic Maintenance is Asking for Trouble

Not Prepping for Septic Maintenance is Asking for Trouble. There are over 21 million households that need to be prepared for septic system maintenance. If your home is on one, are you prepared?

Not Prepping for Septic Maintenance is Asking for Trouble. There are over 21 million households that need to be prepared for septic system maintenance. If your home is on one, are you prepared?   Many people who live green and frugally are in rural locations. Even those who live in suburban areas that have been incorporated into …

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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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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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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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The Food Preservation Dream Team

Meet the food preservation dream team. These three are all you need to get the job done | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

The Food Preservation Dream Team Being able to preserve food is something everyone should know about. Beyond the freezer! How much food have you tossed out because of freezer burn? There are multiple methods of food preservation out there, beyond the freezer! Don’t get me wrong, using the freezer is great for preserving your food. …

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Growing Potatoes in a Bucket

Growing Potatoes in a Bucket. If you have a space to put a 5 gallon bucket, some good soil or compost, and at least one potato, you're in business!

Growing Potatoes in a Bucket   Taters!!! I don’t know too many people who don’t like potatoes in at least one form or another. Personally, there are very few ways I don’t like potatoes, as my waistline can attest to. 😉 Do you have any idea how easy it can really be to grow your own? You …

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Cooking Methods Off Grid and Without Power

Cooking methods off grid and without power. What! Isn't being off grid the same as being without power? The answer is a very resounding "NO!"

Cooking methods off grid and without power. What! Isn’t being off grid the same as being without power? The answer is a very resounding “NO!”   Some may read the title and think, “Isn’t being off grid the same as being without power?” The answer is a very resounding “NO!” Just because you are off …

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Tips and Tricks to Start Homesteading Today

Tips and Tricks to Start Homesteading Today So many people believe they can’t homestead because they don’t have 100 acres of pristine land (or even one acre) and a bunch of livestock. This is simply untrue! Gone are the days when the pioneers went west in search of a better future. You can homestead no …

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Homestead Where You Live Now

Homestead where you live now. You don't need 100 acres, or even 10 acres (or even 1 acre!) to be able to homestead. Even if you live in an apartment | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Homestead Where You Live Now   You don’t need 100 acres, or even 10 acres (or even 1 acre!) to be able to homestead. Even if you live in an apartment in some city high rise, you can still homestead. Sure, you may not be able to do all the things that one thinks of …

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