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6 Easy Homemade Breads For A Healthy Life

  Bread is a staple in most diets and can be a real lifesaver, literally, when it comes to surviving. Unfortunately modern store-bought bread has very [...]

How to Build an Indoor Hydroponic Vegetable Garden

  Although there are many different forms an indoor hydroponic system can take, they all operate essentially the same way and have the same potential [...]

13 Easy Steps on How to Butcher a Deer and Get the Perfect Venison

  Venison is a very healthy meat for your consumption. It is leaner although it is considered a red meat. Another great thing about venison is that [...]

DIY Zero-Electricity Air Cooler From Plastic Bottles

  Have you ever heard of Bernoulli’s principle? It’s a cornerstone of fluid dynamics. Without an understanding of fluid dynamics the modern air [...]

How to Clean Copper & Brass Without Chemicals

Cleaning Without the Use of Chemicals It seems that every cleaning supply under the kitchen sink has harsh chemicals on its list of ingredients. These [...]

How To Easily Turn Your Old Washing Machine Into A Water Powered Generator

  In a situation where society has collapsed and life as we know it no longer exists, you’ll have to get very creative if you want to restore some [...]

Water Well – DIY Water Well in a Day

For anyone lucky enough to have a shallow water table without bedrock, a do-it-yourself driven well saves thousands of dollars compared to having a bored well [...]

How To Make Your Own Beef Jerky Step-by Step

This article first appeared on survivalbased.com The act of preserving meat for later use is nothing new even though the methods for doing so have changed [...]

How to Build an Bulletproof Earthbag Dome For $300

Earthbag construction can be a wonderful way to build a small (or large) home. The earthbag dome is also incredibly simple to design and build. [...]

How To Build An Earthship House ( Pros and Cons )

Today, most people in the United States are accustomed to living in homes that have a squarish or rectangular shape. While you may not realize it, this is the [...]

6 Easy Campfire Desserts (No Pots or Pans Required)

As someone who loves camping, but has a busy schedule, I can usually only get away for a day or two at a time, and am thus always looking for ways to [...]

Homesteading Basics: How To Dehydrate Herbs for Long-Term Storage

Herbs are one of the first plants we put in our garden. There is nothing like fresh culinary herbs to intensify the flavors of food. As well, herbs are hardy [...]

How To Make Your Own Aspirin For Survival

Knowing how to make a natural pain reliever if you’re stuck in the wild can be more helpful than you think. Because aspirin is a pain reliever, [...]

Top 20 Low-Cost DIY Gardening Projects Made With PVC Pipes

Not just for construction purpose, PVC pipes can be used for a variety of purposes. As it is sturdy, waterproof, inexpensive and easy to get, it is the perfect [...]

How to Build a Smokehouse In Your Backyard (With Pictures)

One of the best and tastiest ways to conserve meat is to smoke it. The meat is delicious, and if you keep it in a cool, dry place, it can last up to a year and [...]

Lost Remedies from Our Forefathers

Often my grandmother’s remedies worked faster and more effectively than conventional treatments. These lost remedies can treat and improve a variety of [...]

Winter Projects For A Man’s Hands

With wintertime bearing down upon us, it’s time for many of us to make a few changes. Winter coats come out of hiding and we put away the shorts and sandals [...]

Survival Garden: How To Make Cold Frames

Today’s article is aimed at preppers who aren’t lucky enough to live in warm or temperate climates yet are willing to try to grow their own survival [...]

Old Skills Revived: How To Tan A Deer Hide

You’ve shot the deer, or maybe you’ve butchered a cow or one of the rabbits that you’ve raised. You’ve field dressed it and butchered it, but you have [...]

How To Save Perishable Food In An Off-Grid Emergency

“That morning, when Helen apprehensively opened the freezer, she found several hundred pounds of choice and carefully wrapped meat floating in a noxious [...]