Remember the shy man we met at the mill a few months ago, the one who shared with us how he’s been building his food storage? We finally got a chance to spend time with him. It was a fascinating visit!
Have you ever picked a wild plant to eat or use for an herbal remedy?
Why I think it is so important to build a food storage, and some helpful tools to get you on your way!
Here are some easy ways to test the temperature of the oven in your wood cook stove.
I’m talking about making soap from scratch! Home rendered tallow and lye from wood ashes… no store bought ingredients here!
Another big snow storm. We’d better get ready to lose our power!
Here’s a list of common herbs that I plan on planting around my home, and what they are used for to treat your ailments naturally!
Here are 11 tips to being more prepared for whatever lies ahead in our economy.
Check it out! We finally got a wood cook stove. I can’t wait to use it!!
Our first trip to buy wheat berries from the mill, and a conversation with a very interesting fellow.
Bet that got your attention! Okay, well maybe not completely without toilet paper, but almost!
So, some of you have been wondering just how Addy manages to keep her family’s shopping trips down to only twice a year. Well, I went to visit her today and was able to ask her specifically how she does this.
“Use it up, wear it out, make it do, or do without.”
“I don’t know about you, but increasingly I am finding that my thoughts are leading me into more of a survival mode. Ever since the stock market plunged this past September, I have become obsessed with the possibility of another Great Depression.”
Ready for some EXTREME money saving advice? It’s being referred to as “the family cloth”. Would you go so far as to use washable toilet paper?