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Comment problem fixed….

Hey all – 

I have worked my fingers to the bone for hours trying to fix the “site comment problem” while my friends and family have been outside having all kinds of fun in the sun cooking out and playing in the pool.

The sacrifices I make for all ...

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Memorial Day – We Will Not Forget

While we celebrate the beginning of summer and enjoy a day off work, please do not forget what the significant of this holiday is all about…

 To all of our Veterans – thank you for your sacrifice!

memorial day daying

Memorial Day is a US federal holiday whe...

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Composting: Tumble Method

I believe that composting must be both an art and a science because there are so many conflicting viewpoints. So, you all know that I bought this barrel composter essentially for what it would have cost me to build it...

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Sunday Self-Reliance Share!

SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness. Self-reliance, ...

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Under construction…..

Just so everyone is aware I am going to be doing some maintenance this weekend on the website so you may see some strange things happening. I am experimenting with the “theme” of the site which is how all the information is presented to visitors.

Whi...

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Crisco Candle

Light

source

from

your

pantry!

 

Crisco candle

 

 

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Companion Plant: Stinging Nettle

 I can honestly say that I never truly realized the benefits of Stinging Nettle before. I can tell you that I have a pasture fence that borders my garden and the vegetables near that stand of Stinging Nettle always do seem to grow better.

“It is to...

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Natural Remedies – Stinging Nettle

Since I really couldn’t say it better, I have reposted with the original links what Natural News had to say about Stinging Nettle and a link to side effects on WebMD.

This post can be seen in its original format HERE.

(NaturalNews) It may be a brash ...

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Wild Edible – Stinging Nettle

I decided that this is the year that I would try some wild edibles that I haven’t tried before...

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Fargo

There has been some talk about sharing what life is like where we live. Lordy, I think the currently viewing series of the episodes of FARGO says it all for MinnesOta! LOL

Grumpy Old Men and Grumpier Old Men was filmed in Wabasha, Minnesota...

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FOOD STORAGE: What works for us

By Randy Bock

As a seasoned citizen homesteader, being prepared for tomorrow, next month or next year is a part of my mindset and daily routine...

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What Did I Do To Prepare This Week?

SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness...

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Companion Planting – Foes

I’m into “KISS – Keep It Simple Stupid”.  :-)  And HERE is the Wiki article about this form of polyculture.

This should go into your Survival Binder.

There are all kinds of charts out there you can buy or download, but for my purposes I just want...

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Companion Planting – A Short Introduction

A

three minute

introduction

to

companion planting.

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Savings Alert – Solar Panel

Sportsmansguide.com has a 20 w amorphous solar panel on sale for $53.99 (non-members $59.99 – $70 with shipping) that includes the charge controller and cables to hook up to your deep cycle battery here:

http://www.sportsmansguide.com/net/cb/cb...

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Three Sisters Gardening

If you have a small garden plot and don’t like digging it up every year, Three Sisters gardening may be for you! This is a Native American gardening technique that is at least 1,000 years old and can be varied to climate conditions. 3 sisters cartoon

The Three Sister...

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Gardening and Survival

The following post was published almost 1 year ago and I thought it was deserving of another look. Gardening is one of the most underrated skills as well as preps in most preppers/survivalists systems. If you do not garden – start now...

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Solar @ Keebler’s Place

By Keeb

Hello all. I’m Keebler from central Southern Virginia, 30 years now in the boonies and I’m on the end of the power line...

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Mother’s Day!

 

For all of those special women out there who are mothers, and for the guys to remember them. 

:-)

 

happy mothers day

 

happy mothers day quote

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What Did I Do To Prepare This Week?

SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness...

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A Wind Powered Washing Machine!

Original Post can be seen HERE  at Mother Earth News.

During World War II, most of us who served in the South Pacific didn’t have wringer washers — let alone today’s automatic wonders! — handy to scrub our dirty clothes clean...

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Plastic Drum Wind Turbine & More

@ SolarPowerSimplified.com  

Another good resource at Isustainable.org http://www.isustainable.org/windenergy.php

Plastic Drum Wind Turbine

He likes to show his turbine just turning, so you can scroll through a lot of these

and just check out t...

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DIY Wind Turbine

Greenpowerscience.com builds a wind power generator. These 3 videos have to do with the build of a wind generator, but not the motor itself.

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

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A Wind Power Primer

GrammaMary sent me this video:

Greenpowerscience.com
Intro to windpower:

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Computers & Cars – Just for Fun

For  all of us who feel only the deepest love and affection for the way computers  have enhanced our lives, read on – I’m still struggling with System 8!

At  a recent computer expo (COMDEX), Bill Gates reportedly compared the computer  industry w...

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