Category Archives: Prepping

How to make tomato paste

This recipe came about because I read a lot of recipes for it and came to the conclusion, thru experimentation, that none of them worked well, so I should do all of them.  So I combined them all, and it worked well. Here’s … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in By Hand, Canning, Gardening, Prepping | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

And again, this one’s about wells…

http://americanpreppersnetwork.com/2013/10/rehab-shallow-well.html

Rate this:

Posted in By Hand, Household, Prepping, recycling | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

You guessed it; I’m guest blogging again!

How to adapt a grain mill to a treadle base. http://americanpreppersnetwork.com/2013/10/adapt-grain-mill-treadle-base.html

Rate this:

Posted in By Hand, Household, Pantry, Prepping, recycling | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How to make ketchup

For years I’ve been making catsup.  It’s a great condiment for adults.  Unfortunately, my kids don’t like it.  So, last year, I decided to go on a quest to make a ketchup that my kids *would* eat.  Over the winter, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in By Hand, Canning, Gardening, Pantry, Prepping, Veg | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How to make apple cider vinegar

This, for me, is a free product.  It’s something that can be made out of windfall apples, the apples on your neighbor’s tree that they run over with the mower, or cart to the dump, or crab apples.  It’s incredibly simple, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Canning, Fruit, Gardening, Household, Pantry, Prepping | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How To Drive Your Own Fresh Water Well

Originally posted on Duct Tape & Paracord:
Re-blogged from Backwoods Home Magazine: http://www.backwoodshome.com/articles2/mcdougall128.html By Len McDougall Issue #128 • March/April, 2011 The well point’s slotted holes permit water to enter, while stainless steel mesh inside keeps out abrasive sand. X marks…

Rate this:

Posted in Household, Prepping | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

How to wash laundry with no running water

I’m guest blogging again! http://americanpreppersnetwork.com/2013/09/wash-laundry-running-water.html

Rate this:

Posted in By Hand, Household, Prepping | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment