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The Importance of Keeping Blades Sharp On The Homestead

Sharp Blades Make Work Easier Homesteaders are often whittling, chopping wood, cooking from scratch, processing meat, and preparing food to preserve it. …

The Self-Sufficient Home ~ a Book Review

The Self-Sufficient Home By Nancy Hoffman This book provides an overview of the many aspects of living a more self sufficient lifestyle. …

Instafire Product Review

by Tom Lombardo   I’ve been building fires since I was a college student living in a cabin in the Adirondacks and …

Butchering in Subzero Temperatures

Check out my posts ‘How to Cull Your Old Laying Hens’ and ‘Butchering An Injured Hen’ for more of my thoughts on butchering. Extreme …

Survival Summit!

Off Grid Food Preservation I’m not one to go around tooting my own horn…I’m too busy getting my homesteading work done! But …

How to Deal with Cold Weather on the Homestead

See also: How to Cook with a Wood Stove Do Chickens Lay Eggs in the Winter? When the Weather Outside is Frightful… …

Best Livestock for Preparedness

  Top 5 Post Apocalyptic Livestock for Preppers Are you preparing for tough times? Hoping to become more self sufficient? I’m always …

Medicinal Herbs from the Wild

5 Easy to Find Medicinal Herbs from the Wild   Use Some Common Sense If you are suffering from a serious medical …