Raising Guinea Fowl: All You Need to Know to Do It Right

  Have you ever considered raising your own guinea fowl? Maybe you think their ‘chi-chi-chi’ is so annoying you don’t think you could take [...]

Self Sufficient Greenhouse Gardening-Biodome [Part 2]

A geodesic dome looks much like a ball cut in half. Due to its shape, the dome is durable and reliable. They are built to use maximum space while using the [...]

Self Sufficient Greenhouse Gardening [Part 1]

With skyrocketing prices at the grocery store and an unstable economy, it’s no surprise people are turning back to the ways of their grandparents and [...]

Prepare For Longterm Instability And Hardship

Unlike the normal business cycle that allows for a recession every few years to clear out the mal-investments and keep the system functioning properly, the [...]

Hunkering Down: Convert Your Home into a Long-Term Survival Base

The basic necessities of life—those things we all take for granted every day, are always what becomes most important to us when faced with a serious survival [...]

Growing Potatoes in Straw: A Labor-Saving/Better Harvest Technique

As a preparedness-minded person (& chief cook / bottle-washer), I often evaluate foods based on their shelf-life, ability to fill the eater up, [...]

Generate electricity from waste

Electricity from waste? This may sound impossible to get but is not. Even if the title sounds impossible, wastes are used to generate, electricity, heat and [...]

Self-Sufficiency Skills for Survival

Being self-sufficient or being able to provide for your own without the help of others is important during a crisis. Growing your own food, raising your own [...]

7 Vital Foods to Stock Up On

Famines aren’t something that most people think about in the United States, but they have happened throughout global history and within the US. Severe [...]

How to Preserve Meat for Survival

In a SHTF event, chances are that you will not be able to rely on your fridge to preserve your food as usual. People can get overtly reliant on fridges to [...]

Has Electricity Zapped Our Self-Sufficiency?

With so many folks preparing to survive economic depression as our parents and grandparents did in the 1930s, I wonder about our “progress” since that [...]