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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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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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What Did I Do To Prepare This Week?

 

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What Did I Do To Prepare This Week?

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What Did I Do To Prepare This Week?

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Mylar Just for Fun! Part 5 of 5

By Beverly Sandlin

This post is part of a 5 part series that deals with the 2 mil reflective one side, black or white poly the other side, blackout, 4’x50′ roll (comes in 25′ and 100′ rolls as well), that is sold by High Tech Garden Supply on eBay f...

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Mylar Miscellany Part 4 of 5

By Beverly Sandlin

This post is part of a 5 part series that deals with the 2 mil reflective one side, black or white the other side, blackout, 4’x50′ roll (comes in 25′ and 100′ rolls as well), that is sold by High Tech Garden Supply on eBay for <$3...

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Mylar & Gardening Part 3 of 5

By Beverly Sandlin

This post is part of a 5 part series that deals with the 2 mil reflective one side, black or white poly the other side, blackout, 4’x50′ roll (comes in 25′ and 100′ rolls as well), that is sold by High Tech Garden Supply on eBay f...

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Mylar to Keep You Warm & Cool Part 2 of 5

By Beverly Sandlin

This post is the second in a 5 part series that deals with the 2 mil reflective one side, black or white poly the other side, blackout, 4’x50′ roll (comes in 25′ and 100′ rolls as well), that is sold by High Tech Garden Supply on ...

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Mylar & Outdoor Survival Part 1 of 5

By Beverly Sandlin

This post is one of a 5 part series that deals with the 2 mil reflective one side, black or white poly the other side, blackout, 4’x50′ roll (comes in 25′ and 100′ rolls as well), that is sold by High Tech Garden Supply on eBay f...

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Super Simple Solar Cooker

It doesn’t get much easier than this!
 

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What Did I Do To Prepare This Week?

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Silver for Grandchildren & Children

Recently I found out that I am going to be a first time Grandma (I’ve just adopted Bob’s grandchildren, but this is my first.), with my son and daughter-in-law, to a little baby girl. They are professionals and the child will want for nothing...

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What Did I Do To Prepare This Week?

 

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Links of Ideas!

Here is a link to an Off Grid 6 Part Series where 4 families went together, bought land, each has total control over their own parcel and for the “common” land there is group decision making.

Yes, there is one couple who are the leaders and making t...

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Two Book Reviews of Mike Oehler’s Books

By Beverly Sandlin

I bought Mike Oehler’s book The $50 & Up Underground House Book back in 1978 when it was first published. And yes, I lived in the panhandle of Idaho at that time where Mike hails from...

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A Cob Home Building Primer

We’ve been featuring a number of cob ovens and stoves and I thought these videos would be a great primer on how to make and build with cob and maybe even inspire you to create a bullet proof, earthquake resistant, fire resistant, sustainable prepared...

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Intentional Communities

Below is a 5 part series on intentional communities each about 15 minutes long.

“What?! I’m not a hippy!” you say! Hang on there!

Intentional communities come in all types and forms. Reading SCP – duh… :-D You are part of an online preparedness com...

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What Did I Do To Prepare This Week?

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Free Mylar Food Storage Bags!

This is a great little video on how to get Mylar storage bags for FREE!  I LOVE FREE!

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Homesteading Defined

You all know that I am a fan of Countryside & Small Stock Journal magazine. In fact, do a search on this site (Countryside Magazine and it is top on the blog roll.) and you will even find an article from JD himself – “the granddady of homesteading”...

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Why You Should Have A Junk Pile

By Bev,

There has been a lot of talk on prepper sites about having caches of supplies on your property and other places, just in case. And most of the time the thought is to bury these caches...

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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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C-Water & DIY Ceramic Filter Water Filtration System

Here is a super design!!! Can’t seem to find if it can be purchased yet, but wow, if not now it will be available soon! Original Design here: http://www.yankodesign.com/2010/12/20/iida-entry-makes-fresh-water/

When travelers are lost, stranded or ...

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