When Things Go South or What to Expect When SHTF

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First off, let me explain my reasons for writing this and tell you a bit about my experiences. That way you will know what I say is truth. I served for 15 years in the British Army, serving during the 1990’s in Yugoslavia, Bosnia and Kosovo and saw ... Read More

Canning Cherries: Jam and Preserves

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Disclaimer: Even though this article is about canning cherries, I am not even going to pretend to be an expert! I'm telling you all about my canning adventures because it wasn't that long ago that I had never canned anything in my entire life. If I ... Read More

Living Off the Grid, (or Close to it) Urban Style

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Admit it, you have been thinking about it. Off the grid living. Late at night, at the end of a long day, you have pictured your life off grid. Images of Little House on the Prairie come to mind. Maybe you ponder becoming a long bearded man living ... Read More

9 Tips to Avoid the Summertime Prepping Slump

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It's so easy for the hot, lazy days of summer to just sort of run into each other until the day arrives when it's time once again to get the kids ready for school, and we ask, where did the summer go? If your prepping goals have taken a break ... Read More