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Why You Should Replace Your Painkillers

Why You Should Replace Your Painkillers

🕔08:11, 11.Oct 2019

My mother sat me down on her bed and her eyes were already red from tears. I was around 15 years old and had no idea what was going on. “I have to go away for a little bit, Jim,”

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How to Harvest Your Own Seeds from Garden Plants

How to Harvest Your Own Seeds from Garden Plants

🕔08:06, 19.Sep 2019

It is easy to save seeds from one year to the next if you know what you are doing. Every plant is different and some seeds require specific strategies for harvesting and saving, but these general rules work for most

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DIY Home Remedy For Bronchitis

DIY Home Remedy For Bronchitis

🕔07:30, 16.Sep 2019

As the temperatures start to drop and colder months are approaching, you might be wondering when the first bout of bronchitis might hit. If not bronchitis, a nasty cough from the common cold can even stop you in your tracks.

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Homemade Fermented Honey Garlic

Homemade Fermented Honey Garlic

🕔08:54, 10.Sep 2019

Garlic and honey are two wonderful ingredients from nature. Both of these have strong anti-inflammatory properties and are great as a home remedy for fighting both colds and the flu. Besides having strong anti-inflammatory properties, honey and garlic are also

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All-Natural Fruit Tree Bait for Insects: It Works!

All-Natural Fruit Tree Bait for Insects: It Works!

🕔05:27, 3.Sep 2019

We planted a small orchard on our place about ten years ago and were delighted when it started to produce fruit a few years ago. Our delight quickly turned to dismay, however, when–after a year or two–we discovered that much of

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How To Make Pepper Spray

How To Make Pepper Spray

🕔07:47, 12.Aug 2019

Even though pepper spray has been around for a long time, I have never bought any. One of the reasons is because I’m a little unsure of all the ingredients, even though they are listed…or, supposed to be listed on

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How To Make A Rope Out Of Common Plants

How To Make A Rope Out Of Common Plants

🕔07:20, 5.Aug 2019

Knowing how to make a rope is one of the basic skills that everyone needs to survive in the wilderness during an economic breakdown, disasters, wars, or any catastrophic event. A rope can serve a range of purposes, including lifting,

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DIY Beehive in a Jar

DIY Beehive in a Jar

🕔08:40, 1.Aug 2019

Bees have been in the media spotlight recently due to their declining populations and the huge implication that their dwindling numbers are having on food production. Due to this, reports have claimed that beehives are now disappearing at an alarmingly rapid rate,

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DIY – Mason Jar Soil Test

DIY – Mason Jar Soil Test

🕔08:30, 12.Jul 2019

Have you ever wondered what the structure of your garden soil is? It would help when making decisions on what and where you might plant, as well as amending the structure of your soil. This test is so easy that

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6 Easy Ways to Siphon Gas in A Survival Situation

6 Easy Ways to Siphon Gas in A Survival Situation

🕔07:07, 8.Jul 2019

Gasoline is one of the most common fuels in America today. Not only do we power our vehicles with it, but a wide variety of other tools, like chainsaws and lawn mowers are gasoline powered. Gas is also a great

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DIY Seed Tapes With Toilet Paper

DIY Seed Tapes With Toilet Paper

🕔07:28, 5.Jul 2019

Seed tapes were created for gardeners, amateur and veteran alike, who struggle with keeping seeds and seedlings in organized rows that are easier to control. Separating them, as well as planting them in straight rows for easier gardening can be

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The Lost Ninja Superfood

The Lost Ninja Superfood

🕔07:02, 1.Jul 2019

History is filled with unique characters and unique groups of people, many of whom we can learn things from. Each of these groups had to find a way to survive the hardships of life, often times overcoming great obstacles along

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How To Make Dandelion Honey Butter

How To Make Dandelion Honey Butter

🕔07:37, 11.Jun 2019

Birds chirping, grass turning green, people gathering outside, moods seem to be lifting…all signs point to it being spring! Oh, and let’s not forget one of the most obvious signs…a nice yellow field of dandelions in the lawn. There is

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How To Change An Electrical Outlet

How To Change An Electrical Outlet

🕔08:29, 6.Jun 2019

Being able to repair your own home is important. But I’ll have to say; the ability to make them in the midst of a disaster is even more so. It’s not unusual for homes to be damaged in the midst

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8 Ways to Use Your Rancid Oil for Survival

8 Ways to Use Your Rancid Oil for Survival

🕔07:09, 3.Jun 2019

Editor’s Note: This article was inspired by an idea left in a comment by Left Coast Chuck, one of our most respected readers and opinion leaders. Cooking oil is one of the key elements in any prepper’s food supply. It’s

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