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Living off the grid


Living off the grid

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How to Heat a Room Using Just Tea Lights & Flowerpots for $0.12 per Day. This how to heat a room tip using tea lights & flowerpots is cheap, effective, and brilliant way to save you from the cold weather...

Candle Powered Space Heater

72 hour kit for emergency preparedness. Good ideas.

Emergency Preparedness - Week 2 Food & Water

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The Mini-Sentry trip alarm uses a readily available, inexpensive .22 caliber concrete gun load or .22 blank, and is constructed of machined brass, steel and stainless. It can be used to alarm large areas with a trip wire, gates, pastures, meadows, and more. A distinct advantage to a trip wire with a gun shot is the trespasser knows that you are aware of his presence – a huge deterrent....

Liquid castile soap is expensive. Keeping the ingredients to make soap from scratch is cheap but dangerous when you have a house full of spirited boys. Compromise = make liquid castile soap from a bar plus some water. Less than $2 for more than a quart of liquid soap. You'd pay AT LEAST sixteen times that for the same amount ready-made at the grocery store.

shaving cream for 80 cents.

Everything you need to know about creating your own custom salve recipes for everything from scrapes to sunburns.

DIY Homemade Fabric Softener $.01/Load! Photo

Homemade lotion bars and lip balm

Would you like some chocolate soap?

Handmade soap recipes for Lemongrass Ginger Coffee Kitchen Soap, Rosemary Spearmint Shower Soap, and Orange Vanilla Cinnamon Soap.

Everything you need to know to get started making your own traditional, handmade cold process soaps.

A headlamp around a gallon of water = ambient light for your tent and a great night lamp when the power is out.

Cooking With THRIVE Food Storage...dry canning meals in a jar recipes....

Make your own 50-hour candles for less than 2 dollars a piece.

Car emergency kit in a wipes box!!! Great idea... ^_^

Survival food and preparation

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.

Hot Car Crayons

Solar S'mores - awesome idea

Disney Family | Recipes, Crafts and Activities

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Weed Identification

Milking it: 5 Easy Homemade Cheeses

everything you could possibly need to know about canning, dehydrating, freezing and other neat tricks.

Fabric Softener

It will be a cold day in Hell when the Zombies take over. Hack this to heat things up.