50 Ways to Eat from Your Pantry When There is No Grocery Money

50 Ways to Eat from Your Pantry When There is No Grocery Money As unemployment rises and the cost of food also increases, more and more people are finding themselves in this unfortunate position. You’ve paid the utilities and either the mortgage or rent and now your pockets are empty, leaving very little or nothing …

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DIY Survival Cement/Cob Bricks

DIY Survival Cement/Cob Bricks In almost any SHTF crisis this will be handy knowledge to have! Concrete or cement will be difficult to obtain due to the amount of structural damage done to buildings and structures, or in a total TEOTWAWKI scenario, is simply won’t be produced any longer. You could very easily have structural …

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Colorado Legalizes Rainwater Collecting & Rain Barrels

Colorado Legalizes Rainwater Collecting & Rain Barrels         Colorado’s first legal rain barrel signed by the state governor Most of us have been appalled by the laws across the United States banning or limiting it’s citizen’s collection and use of rainwater. We  have featured articles before regarding these absurd laws you can see them here: …

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The Best Jobs To Have During Economic Collapse

The Best Jobs To Have During Economic Collapse As we watch economies across the globe collapse and the desperation it is causing, more of us are preparing for those economic problems. The majority of those trying to prepare are aware that government programs are not going to save them from the consequences. We work hard …

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Simple Spices to Assist With Alzheimer Disease

Simple Spices to Assist With Alzheimer Disease   It only makes sense to me if you can eat yourself sick you should be able eat yourself back into better health. No simple diet will prevent a disease. But a bad diet can aid an illness in taking over your body. Your body needs proper nutrition …

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Tips to Squeeze that Extra Storage Out of Your Kitchen

Tips to Squeeze that Extra Storage Out of Your Kitchen I have noted that no matter how many square feet I own or rent, that it never seems to be enough storage room! So I am always drawn to articles that give us clever storage tips. I also tend to stock up on just about everything …

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MIY Instant Oatmeal

MIY Instant Oatmeal I actually don’t mind the taste of the original instant oatmeal by a well known name brand. But those less costly copycat brands are frankly, well… yuckkkk. I love the quick convenience of the product as well and always felt a bit better about my kids heading off with a real breakfast …

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DIY Clay Filter for Radioactive Water

DIY Clay Filter for Radioactive Water With all the nuclear accidents in the last decade the possibility of contaminated radioactive water is sadly real. However, mother earth has her own way of filtering out those radioactive particles. You can make your own filter using clay as an earthen filter. Note that even though this filter removes …

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Benefits and Uses of Bay Leaves

Benefits and Uses of Bay Leaves Most well known for it’s ability to enrich the flavor of stews, soups and other savory dishes the simple bay leaf has other incredible uses and health benefits.  I had a neighbor years ago who was well over 90 at the time I knew him, who chewed a bay leaf …

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Grill It With The Right Wood Chips

Grill It With The Right Wood Chips Through out this years barbeque season, I have had some of the best grilled protein that I have ever tasted and unfortunately some of the worst!  Pairing the right wood chips to the right meats makes that difference! (a great sauce doesn’t hurt either!) I also use this …

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