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Choosing The Best Bug Out Bag (Or Backpack)

Choosing The Best Bug Out Bag (Or Backpack)

  When it comes to bugging-out, the bag you choose to carry your gear can be just as important as the gear you choose to put in it. Too small a bag and you may not be able to fit everything you’ll need. Too big and it may be too uncomfortable to carry over long […]

Sherpherd's Pie In The Sun Oven

Shepherd’s Pie In The Sun Oven

This time of year is so hot in Texas anything we can do to keep the heat in the house down will help out on our electric bill. That means it’s time to cook outside with the All American Sun Oven. It costs us nothing, since it uses nothing other than solar energy, and if we […]

Quick Tips On How To Clean Your Dehydrator

Quick Tips On How To Clean Your Dehydrator

I know a post on cleaning a dehydrator seems a little simple. After all, it’s a box with some trays – how hard can it be, right? Well, you’re right, it is pretty straight forward. A little soap and water and in most cases you’re good. But like most activities there are a few tricks that, […]

The History Of Herbal Medicine

The History Of Herbal Medicine and Remedies

Welcome back! Today we are exploring the history of Herbalism. To me, it’s important to know where we came from, so we know where we are going. Herbalism as a tradition has had many twists and turns – far too many to go into detail but we will touch on the high points. Let’s get […]

An Introduction To Caring For Chickens

An Introduction To Caring For Chickens

Choosing A Chicken Coop Chicken coops (or chicken palaces) come in many sizes and styles. You can choose from the simplest of chicken tractors, to a virtual Kensington Palace for poultry. What sort of coop is right for your flock? Let’s evaluate the factors involved in the decision process. Factors affecting coop style choice Weather […]