15 Urban Survival Skills That Could Save Your Life
These urban survival skills will increase your chances of surviving an emergency or disaster in your city. That's why you need to learn all of them.
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Did you know that it makes a huge difference what plants you grow next to each other? By planting the right crop next to each other you can get benefits such as deterring common pests and diseases. Take a look at our infographic below to find out all of the advantages you can get.
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How to Make Toilet Paper Roll Seed Starters | Our WabiSabi Life
Don't spend money on those expensive seed starters. Try this simple way to start seeds to save money. Start a garden on a budget.
10 Important Things to Consider When Building a Duck Coop
Make no mistake! If you're planning to build a duck coop, be sure to follow these 10 important duck coop considerations. Or else...
The Best Chickens For Eggs
One of the advantages of owning a small acreage is that you can grow your own fruits and vegetables while at the same time getting fresh farm eggs from your chickens. Having chickens is a great opportunity for a family to eat healthy and for parents to...
Gardening Is Much Simpler With These Tips
TIP! Use perennials resistant to slugs and snails. Slugs or snails can kill a plant very quickly. There are a number of healthy ways to get chemical-free produce, and one the best is to start your own organic garden. There are many ways to approach this...
13 Things You Should Know Before Dehydrating Food
Dehydration is a fantastic way to preserve food for the future. But before you jump in, there are a few things you should know before you dehydrate food. #urbansurvivalsite #dehydrate #foodstorage #storefood #preparedness
22 Trees That Can Be Tapped For Sap And Syrup
As winter wanes and spring approaches, wild foodists all across North America tap into the time-honored tradition of sugar production – mainly, the transformation of maple tree sap into maple…
Old-Time Farm and Garden Devices and How to Make Them
By Rolfe Cobleigh A splendid bit of rural Americana, Cobleigh's book shows how anyone with a little time and money can add a touch of authentic charm to their farm, house, or garden. First published nearly a century ago, this practical guide features dozens of projects, accompanied by some 200 illustrations. A simply w
10 Brilliant PVC Projects for Your Homestead
If you like to build things and save some money along the way, here is a collection of the best PVC projects to update your homestead.
Purslane-It’s Not a Weed! It’s an Unrecognized, Health-Boosting Wonder Plant !!!
The plant in the picture below is called Purslane, or other known as Portulaca oleracea. This plant is considered a common weed to many that may even be growing in your garden right now, without your explicit invitation. The cultivation of Purslane started in India and Persia, and spread to the rest of the world. Some cultures pluck it […]