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Canning meats.... A great site for canning!! She has lots of recipes for meals in a jar to can as well.

Canning Granny: Canning Beef in Broth

How to buy a steer to save money on organic grass fed beef! Your questions answered! Learn about the process and the cost.

Have you ever wondered how much freezer space you'd need to accommodate a bulk purchase of local pastured meat? Thinking about buying a quarter, half, or whole of a cow, pig, or lamb from your local farmer? This post may give you some good rules of thumb for freezer/trunk space estimation when venturing into buying meat locally in bulk.

Monkey Butter Recipe - Banana, Coconut and Pineapple Jam! Crazy good on toast, english muffins or even ice cream! │

Monkey Butter - Made From Pinterest

Dehydrated Foods to Try This Weekend | Homemade & Healthy Survival Food For Preppers By Survival Life

Dehydrated Foods to Try This Weekend | Survival Life | Blog

BEESWAX COTTON WRAPS DIY An alternative to plastic wrap or covering/wrapping things with foil plus super cheap and cute. Score!

In hard times, this famine menu food storage plan may come in handy. It provides a daily menu and a shopping list of budget-friendly foods.

A Famine Menu - A Bare-Bones Food Storage Plan - Survival Mom

Does vinegar go bad? An other pressing vinegar questions | PreparednessMama

Does Vinegar Go Bad? and Other Vinegar Questions

Cream of Anything Dry Soup Mix

Use 3 to 5 tea lights under a slow cooker pot / crockpot to heat your room. I have tried flowerpot, plantpot heaters and this is way better. Throws out a lot more heat, doesn't smell like some clay ones tend to do, plus you don't have to mess about with multiple pots or nuts and bolts. I used a small crock 1.5ltr which gave out loads of heat. Give it a try. You will be surprised how well it works. Ideal if you have power cuts / power outages.

Emergency candle kit

Emergency Candle kits -

Root Crop Storage Bin- root veggies like carrots and beets will stay fresh all winter, just fill with layers of damp sand or sawdust, alternating with layers of carrots or beets, and put in a cool, dark place. Potatoes, turnips and squash can go right in the bin without sand.

Root Storage Bin

Butter in Your Food Storage

Teresa Tronier Photography: Butter in Your Food Storage

9 Ways to preserve apples at home.

9 Ways to Preserve Apples at Home

Ever wondered if (and which) powerless laundry system can actually hold up to an electric washer? I tested them all to find out!

Which Powerless Laundry System is Best? - Your Own Home Store

You should have every single on of these items in your survival pantry.

All things you've ever wondered about Water Storage in ONE place!

Water Storage Series FAQ

simple solar oven

Totally Tots: Touch, Feel, Learn ~ Solar Oven

Water storage! Should fit in any garage.

Water tanks for emergency preparedness | SureWater

Laundry POD // Cleans clothes in less than 10 mins with a simple manual washing, spinning, and draining system! Easy-to-use, eco-friendly, portable, washer designed to do small loads of laundry using no electricity and a minimal amount of water. Genius! Perfect for delicates, dorm living, camping, or emergency preparedness!

White Laundry POD | zulily

WaterBrick Water and Food Storage Containers. These are stackable, and have handles which makes it much easier to store and move. The big one is 3.5 gallons. So you need 4/person for the recommended 14 day supply.

Water Containers by WaterBrick - What is a WaterBrick Container

basics 1 year supply for 1 person. the *simple* is not impossible! then you can elaborate from there, knowing you do have what you absolutely need.

▶ Solar Food Dehydrator - YouTube

Water Storage made simple...