Category Archives: Homesteading Tips

  • David Adams Jan 2, 2018

    18 Ways to Save Money for Prepping

    18 Ways to Save Money for Prepping

    Let’s face it. Prepping isn’t cheap. It takes willpower, discipline, brains, and money. Even though you’ll have to spend some money, there are ways to save money and prep without much money. If you’re already strapped for cash or just want to save a little more, here are 18 ways to save money for prepping…. Read More

  • David Adams Dec 19, 2017

    Who Knew Sugar Had So Many Survival Uses?

    Who Knew Sugar Had So Many Survival Uses?

    Sugar might not immediately come to mind when you think of things to pack in your bug-out bag, but this household ingredient is more useful than you might think. Some of the things you can do with sugar are downright amazing. Here are 9 survival uses for sugar that you can use when SHTF or… Read More

  • David Adams Dec 6, 2017

    How Broke People Can Get Land For Cheap

    How Broke People Can Get Land For Cheap

    Owning land in a rural area is a great survival asset. It allows you to hunt game, grow natural crops, raise animals, and get away from the unprepared masses in a SHTF scenario. The problem is some preppers don’t think they have enough money to buy land. However, there are a few ways broke people… Read More

  • David Adams Dec 5, 2017

    8 Survival Uses For Feathers

    8 Survival Uses For Feathers

    When SHTF, you need to consider everything around you as a valuable survival resource. It’s even better if you can find ways to use things that are renewable, such as feathers. Feathers are a renewable natural resource you can find anywhere and are taken for granted in everyday life. However, I’d like to show you… Read More

  • David Adams Dec 1, 2017

    7 Survival Uses For Frankincense Oil and Resin

    7 Survival Uses For Frankincense Oil and Resin

    People have known about the healing properties of frankincense for millennia and have used it as medicine since ancient times. Even as early as 500 B.C. frankincense was used to treat medical problems. Frankincense was considered rare and was highly sought after. It was considered so special that it was given as a gift to… Read More

  • David Adams Nov 15, 2017

    Use These 7 Essential Oils In A Survival Situation

    Use These 7 Essential Oils In A Survival Situation

    Essential oils are derived from plants. Essential oils contain different properties depending on which plant they come from and have a variety of medicinal uses. This makes them a useful tool to have during a survival situation where pharmaceutical medications might not be available. Uses for essential oils range from simple things like cleaning and… Read More

  • David Adams Nov 8, 2017

    The Best Fuels For Fire, Heat and Travel

    The Best Fuels For Fire, Heat and Travel

    Whether you plan on bugging out or bugging in when SHTF, you’re going to need fire and heat. Most of us use electricity right now, but what will you do when the power goes out? You should have at least a couple backup fuel sources for emergencies, but you might not know which ones to… Read More

  • David Adams Oct 31, 2017

    9 Foods You Can Grow In The Winter

    9 Foods You Can Grow In The Winter

    If you thought your garden is doomed every time Winter comes around, think again. There are a variety of vegetables you can grow in the Winter. These plants need to be sowed in the Fall, but with proper planning and maintenance you’ll be able to eat fresh, healthy food straight from your garden all Winter… Read More

  • David Adams Oct 18, 2017

    Why Chickens Are the Best Animal To Raise For Survival

    Why Chickens Are the Best Animal To Raise For Survival

    A lot of people ask me about raising animals and want to know the best animal to raise for survival. Only one animal is ideal for someone who doesn’t want to spend a lot of time or resources on raising animals: chickens. What Makes Chickens Great for Preppers First, chickens provide nutritious daily food once… Read More

  • David Adams Mar 31, 2017

    7 Trees Preppers Should Include in Their Survival Garden

    7 Trees Preppers Should Include in Their Survival Garden

    When planning out a survival garden, it’s important to think about the kinds of trees you want on your property and how they can come in handy when SHTF. Certain trees can provide food, fuel, shelter, and even medicine for you and your family during an emergency. And even if you don’t intend to grow… Read More

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