New to Prepping? 7 Reasonable Action Steps

New to Prepping? 7 Reasonable long-term action steps that you build on over time. Even if you go slow, you are still doing better than the vast majority of people living around you! 

New to Prepping? 7 Reasonable long-term action steps that you build on over time. Even if you go slow, you are still doing better than the vast majority of people living around you!    Many people have decided to be more prepared for unexpected disasters, job loss, or other situations that can make overall living …

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Staying Warm in a Cold Apartment

Staying Warm in a Cold Apartment. These tips and tricks will help any type of dwelling in cold months. Stay warm without raising your electricity bill.   Though the article focuses on apartment dwellers, these tips, and tricks for staying warm in a drafty house, too! This isn’t just for when the power is out, either! …

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Making Your Own Crackers from Scratch

Making your own crackers from scratch. The flavorings are what make this incredibly fast and simple food really shine! Tailor make crackers to fit any meal | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Making your own crackers from scratch. The flavorings are what make this incredibly fast and simple food really shine! Tailor-make crackers to fit any meal. Crackers take on many shapes, forms, and flavors. It is staple found across the entire globe and in numerous cultures. Crackers and unleavened bread date back to Biblical times and …

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Why Should You Prepare for Emergencies?

Disasters are a very real occurrence that can happen anywhere in the world at any time. Why should you prepare for emergencies? It's the smart thing to do!

Disasters are a very real occurrence that can happen anywhere in the world at any time. Why should you prepare for emergencies? It’s the smart thing to do! Experiencing a disaster is traumatic enough, having the extra disadvantage of being unprepared for such an event will ultimately result in more unnecessary stress in an already stressful situation. There are many …

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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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Pay Debts or Buy Preps: Which is Better?

If you're like me, you battle yourself every payday: do I pay debts or buy preps? It can be a real struggle and make you frustrated to the point of wanting to give up on the whole thing. 

If you’re like me, you battle yourself every payday: do I pay debts or buy preps? It can be a real struggle and make you frustrated to the point of wanting to give up on the whole thing.    I jumped all over this article when I first saw it. If you’re like me, you …

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Why Storing Wheat is Better than Flour

Why storing wheat is better than flour. Storing food for emergencies is important and grains are the foundation of many meals. Make it last the longest.

Storing food for emergencies is important and grains are the foundation of many meals. Why storing wheat is better than flour. Make the most of your food storage.    Unless you are gluten intolerant, wheat is something that you eat pretty much every single day. Even those with an aversion to wheat can have other grains …

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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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How to Make a DIY Pocket Sized Fishing Kit

DIY Pocket Sized Fishing Kit. It's not just about hooks, lines, or sinkers my friend. Put together a pocket-sized fishing kit for when disaster strikes.

DIY Pocket Sized Fishing Kit. It’s not just about hooks, lines, or sinkers my friend. Put together a pocket-sized fishing kit for when disaster strikes. Fishing is not just about hooks, lines, or sinkers my friend. In this how-to guide by The Survivalist Blog, you are able to put together a DIY pocket sized fishing …

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