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Homesteading, the ultimate DIY. Here you'll find tips and projects for everything from making your own preserves to raising chickens to growing your own vegetables. Get ready to go off grid! BOARD RULES: https://www.bloggers.hometalk.com/group-boards

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How to Give Old Azaleas a Fresh Start: Pruning Azaleas

Not sure how to prune azaleas or if your old azaleas could have new life? It's a simple gardening technique, but the rewards are obvious!

Considering buying an off-grid tiny house? SHTFPreparedness recommends IKEA. If you are still on the fence about making this move check out our report that tells you why you want to make this move. There are so many benefits and hardly any downside for numerous reasons. At $1,100 you really can’t go wrong from an economic position. We answer most questions you may have about an IKEA tiny house. Get the full details here. #ideatinyhouse #offgrid #tinyhouse

IKEA Off Grid Tiny House for $1100

Considering buying an off-grid tiny house? SHTFPreparedness recommends IKEA. If you are still on the fence about making this move check out our report that tells you why you want to make this move. There are so many benefits and hardly any downside for numerous reasons. At $1,100 you really can’t go wrong from an economic position. We answer most questions you may have about an IKEA tiny house. Get the full details here. #ideatinyhouse #offgrid #tinyhouse

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How to protect chickens from hawks

How to protect your chickens from hawks, eagles and other birds of prey. Learn how raptors hunt for chickens and how to deter them from being near your chickens.

Homemade is better than the box! These no-fail recipes will teach you how to make your own ketchup mayo hot fudge granola bars marshmallows and more. Make your own pantry staples for better taste and nutrition. Breakfast Recipes, Snack Recipes, Snacks, Easy Recipes, Quick Weeknight Meals, Quick Easy Meals, Best Homemade Pizza, Homemade Food, Homemade Exfoliator

50 Pantry Cooking Recipes

This recipe book shows you how to easily make your own condiments, sauces, and snacks from scratch. Skip the chemical-laden, packaged items from the store and make your own healthy, homemade food. #EasyRecipes #PantryCooking #SelfSufficiency #CookingFromScratch

A collection of delicious homestead pumpkin recipes using fresh pumpkin. Sweet and savory pumpkin recipes that are simple to put together and bring the flavors of fall home! Roasted Pumpkin Seeds, Roast Pumpkin, Pumpkin Soup, Canned Pumpkin, Fresh Pumpkin Recipes, Healthy Pumpkin, Fall Recipes, Healthy Recipes, Low Acid Recipes

Homestead Pumpkin Recipes

A collection of delicious homestead pumpkin recipes using fresh pumpkin. Sweet and savory pumpkin recipes that are simple to put together and bring the flavors of fall home!

The Yarrow plant has some pretty remarkable benefits. But it only grows for a short time. Here's how to dry it to preserve it for use all year round. #foraging #preserving Yarrow Plant, Green Living Tips, Herbs Garden, Growing Seeds, Natural Lifestyle, Edible Plants, Diy Garden Decor, Herbal Remedies, Preserve

How to Preserve Yarrow by Drying It

The Yarrow plant has some pretty remarkable benefits. But it only grows for a short time. Here's how to dry it to preserve it for use all year round. #foraging #preserving

Learn how to start a survival garden and keep your family well-fed and happy! Survival, Garden, Lawn And Garden, Gardens, Outdoor, Home Landscaping, Tuin

How to Start a Survival Garden

Learn how to start a survival garden and keep your family well-fed and happy!

Everything that you need to know about harvesting sweet potatoes. From digging to curing, storing and more! #harvestingsweetpotatoes #howtoharvestsweetpotatoes #growingsweetpotatoes Canning Sweet Potatoes, Growing Sweet Potatoes, Purple Sweet Potatoes, Mashed Sweet Potatoes, Backyard Vegetable Gardens, Fruit Garden, Organic Vegetables, Growing Vegetables

How to Harvest Sweet Potatoes

Everything that you need to know about harvesting sweet potatoes. From digging to curing, storing and more! #harvestingsweetpotatoes #howtoharvestsweetpotatoes #growingsweetpotatoes

Fishing is a critical survival skill but many people don’t pursue it. Why is that? SHTFPreparedness identifies the top 5 reasons why people are discouraged from fishing and do not want to properly learn the skill to catch fish. When you understand what gets in the way of successful fishing then you may find it worthwhile to check out this skill and pursue it so you are ready for when it will be most useful. Get the full report here. #fishing #catchfish #survival

Top 5 Reasons Why People Do Not Catch Fish

Fishing is a critical survival skill but many people don’t pursue it. Why is that? SHTFPreparedness identifies the top 5 reasons why people are discouraged from fishing and do not want to properly learn the skill to catch fish. When you understand what gets in the way of successful fishing then you may find it worthwhile to check out this skill and pursue it so you are ready for when it will be most useful. Get the full report here. #fishing #catchfish #survival

Homemade glass cleaner is an easy way to reduce toxins in your home. This natural, streak-free glass cleaner gets windows and mirrors shiny clean, with no fumes or dangerous chemicals. #natural #ecofriendly #green #forbeginners #homemade Green Cleaning Recipes, Natural Cleaning Recipes, Organic Cleaning Products, Cleaning Hacks, Alcohol Vinegar, Homemade Glass Cleaner, Mirror Cleaner, Vinegar Cleaner, Homemade Cleaning Supplies

The Best Homemade Glass Cleaner

There are lots of homemade glass cleaner recipes out there--I've tried many of them and this one is the best. One batch costs pennies to make--compare that to store brand glass cleaner at $2.39!

Homemade banana leather is easy to make at home. Drying bananas makes them shelf stable, perfect for packing along on a hike or road trip. They're inexpensive, too, if you pick bananas up on sale! Add them to your emergency food stores, too. Dehydrated Bananas, Dehydrated Vegetables, Dried Vegetables, Dehydrated Food Recipes, Dried Banana Chips, Dried Bananas, Homemade Banana Chips, Banana Fruit, Fruit Fruit
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Dehydrating Bananas for a Healthy Snack

Homemade banana leather is easy to make at home. Drying bananas makes them shelf stable, perfect for packing along on a hike or road trip. They're inexpensive, too, if you pick bananas up on sale! Add them to your emergency food stores, too.

How to Debug and Clean plants to bring indoors for winter. Don't bring bugs into your house with your plants! Here's how to clean them first. #indoorgardening #gardening #homesteading Succulents Garden, Garden Plants, Indoor Plants, Potted Plants, Indoor Herbs, Succulent Planters, Hanging Planters, Air Plants, Cactus Plants

Clean and debug plants for wintering indoors

How to Debug and Clean plants to bring indoors for winter. Don't bring bugs into your house with your plants! Here's how to clean them first. #indoorgardening #gardening #homesteading

Installing radiant barrier in the attic can significantly reduce energy costs. This is the first in a series of posts to determine if installing radiant barrier is cost effective for us. Simple Living, Natural Living, Radiant Barrier, Homemade Generator, Learning To Be, Alternative Energy, Ways To Save Money, Sustainable Living, Saving Money

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This post may contain affiliate links. If you click on a link and make a purchase I may receive a commission. Thank you for supporting this site. When we first bought this house almost 3 years ago, we made a list of some things we wanted to do to the property and to the house. […]

Meat has been eaten and stored by man long before refrigeration came on the scene. SHTFPreparedness is taking the lead to encourage you to reclaim the meat storing practices before electricity was a reality in day-to-day life. Curing meats was a common method of storing meat to last throughout winter. Brining was another method of preserving meat as well. We have listed for you 9 of the easiest ways to store meat to last without refrigeration. Learn more… #curemeat #preservemeat #brinemeat

9 Easiest Ways to Store Meat Without Refrigeration

Meat has been eaten and stored by man long before refrigeration came on the scene. SHTFPreparedness is taking the lead to encourage you to reclaim the meat storing practices before electricity was a reality in day-to-day life. Curing meats was a common method of storing meat to last throughout winter. Brining was another method of preserving meat as well. We have listed for you 9 of the easiest ways to store meat to last without refrigeration. Learn more… #curemeat #preservemeat #brinemeat

Learn how to create a magnolia wreath with a grapevine wreath, magnolia leaves, and hot glue! This easy DIY Magnolia Wreath will be a holiday favorite! Christmas Decor | DIY Christmas Decor

DIY Magnolia Wreath and a Giveaway!

Learn how to create a magnolia wreath with a grapevine wreath, magnolia leaves, and hot glue! This easy DIY Magnolia Wreath will be a holiday favorite! Christmas Decor | DIY Christmas Decor

This simple no-knead artisan bread looks so fancy, it tastes so good, yet it’s super easy to make. It takes only a few minutes to mix all the ingredients and then you let it ferment for a few hours. What makes it look and taste so good is the way you bake it in high temperatures in a dutch oven pot. It will be everyone’s favorite! Artisan Bread Recipes, Yeast Bread Recipes, Pastry Recipes, Dessert Cake Recipes, Sweets Recipes, Bakers Gonna Bake, Fun Baking Recipes, Dutch Oven, Super Easy

Easy No-Knead Artisan Bread

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This simple no-knead artisan bread looks so fancy, it tastes so good, yet it’s super easy to make. It takes only a few minutes to mix all the ingredients and then you let it ferment for a few hours. What makes it look and taste so good is the way you bake it in high temperatures in a dutch oven pot. It will be everyone’s favorite!