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- Alan on Being a Prepper and Leading a Normal Life is Not Always Easy.
- Habgtown Frank on Softening Old Beans Can be Simple
- Pat on Mountain House Food Giveaway
- Cactus Pete on Mountain House Food Giveaway
- Bill G on The Many Uses of Borax, and Why You should Store Some
- Rita on Improvised Heaters can Keep You Alive in Cold Weather
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Category Archives: Self sufficiency
For people like me who are getting older and even for some of you younger people, eyeglasses can be a problem. Here is the link to a previous article I wrote on this subject Be Sure You have Extra Glasses…Read More...
Food wasting is so common in the United States that we don’t even notice it. How often do you drive down the street and see a fruit tree loaded with ripe fruit and nobody picks it. It just falls to …Read More...
Yesterday, I wrote about alternate uses for rancid cooking oils. One of the ideas was to make an homemade oil lamp. This morning I showed one of my grandchildren how easy, it is to make one.
I took a small …Read More...
Now I won’t say that I am cheap, but I never like to see waste. I use everything that I can. Well as many of you know the shelf life of cooking oils is not indefinite. So the other …Read More...
The other day I was reading a Field expedient handbook published at the U.S. Army Infantry School back in the 1960’s. These are interesting little books with lots of good knowledge. If you run across field expedient handbooks for sale …Read More...
In the posts that I have written on bugging out, we have concentrated on writing about how to map out a route. We have discussed topo maps and the use of Google to learn about your area. Well I came …Read More...
Spouting seeds is easy and during the fall and winter there are many of us that don’t eat enough greens. We eat vegetables with a meal and think we are getting enough, but we need more vitamins and minerals …Read More...
In a real emergency, we may have to make do with whatever is available. We will need to learn to use the parts of plants that we currently waste. For example, here is a list of the various things that …Read More...
My old friend Freezedryguy http://www.freezedryguy.com/, the well-known food supplier who deals in Mountain house and other products called me this morning. He is visiting friends at an undisclosed location in one of our cold states. The people that he …Read More...