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How to Grow Calendula

February 11, 2018 Allison Sayer 3

Calendula is an extremely undemanding plant. In exchange for almost no work from you, it produces beautiful, vivid flowers. Besides being beautiful, the flowers have documented medicinal properties. Calendula is an extremely common ingredient in […]

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How to Make Clean Water in an Emergency

February 7, 2018 Joseph 0

There’s no better way to start this article than with the phrase “water is life”. Indeed, in an emergency, the difference between treated and untreated water could literally mean the difference between life and death. […]

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Bentonite Clay: Benefits and Uses

February 6, 2018 Tara Dodrill 4

Disclaimer: neither the author nor this website shall be held responsible for the misuse, and side effects resulting from using the info in this article. The information on this site is not intended or implied to […]

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Dilled Carrots Step by Step

January 29, 2018 Tom Harkins 1

If you’re a homesteader looking to fill up your pantry with preserved foods, dilled carrots are one of your best bets! These pickles taste delicious. Carrots are also plentiful all year round at the grocery […]

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20 Plants to Grow for Calcium

January 27, 2018 Alina J. 2

In addition to being required for healthy and strong bones and teeth, calcium plays an important role in everything from your nervous system to your muscle control, making it important that you are consuming enough of […]

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Growing Leeks Step by Step

January 26, 2018 Allison Sayer 0

Leeks add such incredible flavor to a dish, and they are quite fun to grow. There are only a few factors that complicate growing leeks, and they are really not that complicated. Leeks are reasonably […]

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Gardening on a Budget

January 20, 2018 Linda Wilson 0

Everyone knows that gardening is the ideal way to save money on your grocery budget. However, if you’re not careful, it can become very expensive. From purchasing your seeds or starter plants, to buying the […]