Our family has been preparing to become self-reliant and survive adversity for many years. Recently we put our preparations to the test and accepted the challenge to live for
There are a few staple items that are nearly impossible to produce at home. Baking soda is one of those basic commodities that every smart prepper should keep in
We have a little flock of chickens that provide us with a constant supply of fresh eggs. However, there are times when production slows down or even stops altogether.
Our family accepted the challenge to live for 90 days exclusively on the foods that we have stored in our home and what we can produce in our own
The best way to measure your true level of preparedness is through mock drills. These are great opportunities to physically practice, assess your skills and supplies, and discover where
Recently we taught a food storage class for the Civil Defense Volunteers of Utah and discovered that there is some controversy over whether or not grains stored with an