Food

Persian Lime Tree

Prepper Deodorant Alternative – Limes!

If in the future you find yourself in the worst of situations where there are no longer stores to buy things you need, or even factories to produce items, what will you do for simple things like deodorant? Sure you can stock up now but deodorant and antiperspirants usually expire in 3 years if stored properly and …

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Don’t underestimate the value of salt

The ancients used it as currency and we know today that without salt, we would die. For centuries humans have built communities either around sources of salt or where they could trade for it. In fact, did you know the word ‘salary’ comes from the Latin word for salt? It’s true. Roman legions were sometimes …

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potato

The potato

The reality is, you are going to need food to survive. In a worst-case scenario, there will be no more grocery stores and you’ll have only yourself to depend on. This is where your farming or gardening skills will come into play. An important food to consider growing is the potato. They are high in …

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Container Garden

3 Tips for a Successful Container Garden

Sometimes we don’t have a backyard to grow a garden. But fear now, why not grow a garden in a container instead? You can use any container like a traditional flower pot or even old school wagons. Here are three things to do to guarantee a successful container garden, no matter the plants you’re growing. …

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Natural Sources of Water

In a disaster, one of the first things that you need to secure for your family’s survival is a fresh source of water. While 70% of the Earth’s surface is water, most of it is too salty to drink. So here are some ways to get fresh water. Ground water The 2nd largest source of …

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