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False Myths That Could Ruin Your Prepping Plans

By Bill White – SurvivoPedia

There’s a lot of good information floating around to help people get a start in prepping, but there’s also some that’s not so good. 217 more words


Food Storage Calculator: 1-Year Of Bulk Foods

By Ken Jorgustin – Modern Survival Blog

Use this food storage calculator to calculate quantity guidelines of ‘bulk’ foods based on 1-year of preparedness. The calculator is based on recommendations that I found issued by the LDS, who are a popular source of information in the realm of food storage. 35 more words


Making Maple Sugar

We have successfully bucketed our way through another sugaring season!  YAY!!!

As we wrap up the end of our maple syruping season, we ventured into a new dynamic–Maple Sugar!!!  688 more words

Homesteading With Heart

Over and Around

Yesterday, the boys and I went on a hike in the late afternoon.

Through the swales, over the swales and all around the swales.

I gave them a mission. 301 more words

Garden Stories

Despite $300 Million/6 Year "Optimism" Campaign Army Morale Is In The Dumper

Army Morale Low Despite 6-Year, $287M Optimism Program

” More than half of some 770,000 soldiers are pessimistic about their future in the military and nearly as many are unhappy in their jobs, despite a six-year, $287 million campaign to make troops more optimistic and resilient, findings obtained by USA TODAY show.

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Day in the Life: Pillowcase Project, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

“Get out! Stay out! Call 9-1-1!”

The elementary school students shouted the phrase in unison at Katie Kellum as she stood in the front of their classroom. 410 more words