Sony hand-cranked USB charger replenishes energy without an outlet.....this would be good for the zombie apocalypse, or camping
various shelters using a tarp
"Start a savings shadow box with a picture of what theyre saving for, to teach them to save for something." For kids or just me :)
Preparedness: Things You Should Have In Your Car
i knew i should've saved that old trampoline! Chicken Coop Made From A Trampoline Frame – 5 Pictures
Square foot gardening
How this family of six thrives on less than 28,000 dollars a year. Great budgeting ideas.
From a very cool site called, Old Fashioned Families with everything you need to know about canning, preserving, saving tons of money and general homesteading.
How to Put Together an Emergency Preparedness Kit : This post is excellent on being emergency ready.
Curing meat is an age old process. It has been used to preserve, intensify flavors, and make unpalatable cuts of meat acceptable for consumption.
backyard chicken coop with roof garden
"Aspirin is the remedy for fungal plant problems, Black spot, powdery mildew, and rust are a terrible trio of fungi, which can attack and destroy your plants. Scientists have found that two uncoated aspirin tablets (325 milligrams each) dissolved in 1 quart of water and used as a foliar spray can thwart these diseases."
35 Pest and Disease Remedies
simple water system; an open 16′ by 16′ shed that collects rain water in two 350 gallon tanks, houses a small pv solar system, and shelters firewood.
How to Make a Simple, Small-Scale DIY Solar Hot Water Heater