Homesteaders who grew up on a farm, or whose family lived in a rural area, are very likely to have many survival skills in their arsenal. Even if you didn't learn these things as a child, you can still get the skills you need to homestead.Read More
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If you're looking for a fun weekend project, I highly recommend learning to make cob, then building your own little cob rocket stove. It's a nice back-up for emergencies (or when you forget to order cooking gas) plus it gives you an excuse to light fires.Read More
“You have deep survival in your genes. All of your ancestors were survivors or you wouldn’t be here now,” David told us. “Humanity has faced plagues, famine, wars, floods, and every form of disaster you can imagine. In your lineage are people who fled, or fought, or learned, or adapted. The people who didn’t make it, died. You are direct descendants of all those who survived. You have it in you even if you don’t know it…”Read More