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How To Build A Solar Oven

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Here’s a great article I used to make my solar oven with. The reason I choose this design instead of others. Its made out of all items you probably already have at your home or apartment. Very easy to follow directions, uses reflected surface in oven, instead of paint(don’t like putting paint and heat with …

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DIY Dandelion Salve

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Most people don’t know how useful dandelions can be, In fact they think of them as weeds. Did you know that dandelions contain many vitamins and minerals. Some people eat the leaves, make herbal tea from the roots, even batter and fry the flowers, and much more. With that being said, today I am going …

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How To Make A Brick Rocket Stove

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Rocket stoves are great  for getting your water purified, heating a meal in a survival situation. So here’s a great how to video that shows you just what you need to know and do.

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How To Air Seal Your Attic for Energy Savings

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With today’s cost of living being at record high’s, you have to save money any and every place you can. So why not air seal your attic it will save you money on winters heating bills and summers cooling. I have done research on what energy saving improvements can be done to save you money, …

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How To Grow Blueberries

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So why should you grow blueberries, well lets think blueberries are one of the most Antioxidant rich foods in the world. And since antioxidants are necessary for life and are well known to reverse and prevent heart disease and even cancer. They have much needed Manganese which is a trace mineral necessary for all living …

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How To Make A Pallet Wood Floor

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As preppers we all love to make something out of nothing. So here is a great project I found that takes wood pallet pieces and uses them to finish a pantry floor in a home. It is a intelligent, well thought out idea that comes out excellent. Check it out. How To Make A Pallet …

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DIY Acrylic Fire Piston

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As prepper’s we all know how important fire is, from cooking to water purification and heat. So lets learn how to make an inexpensive see through fire piston. This video will give you step by step directions on making your own fire piston. You will need some tools, materials, and some good old fashioned elbow …

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How To Make Cold Process Soap

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If you want to be more self sufficient and learn how to make soap in the event of TEOTWAWKI. Then here’s a great article for you, with this skill you will be able to maintain hygiene for you and your family, and also sell or barter with it. How To Make Cold Process Soap

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7 Basic Knots Everyone Should Know

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Knowing how to tie useful knots is an invaluable skill set. Especially in a survival situation, there is a wealth of different knots out there that you can learn. But with so many different knots to choose from, you might not know which ones to learn first. So I found this video that has 7 …

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How To Grow Mushrooms In 2 Weeks

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Among the many food items you can grow in your home or garden, there are some that not only delicious but important to your health. Pearl oyster mushrooms are very easy to grow, and becoming more well known for its culinary value. In addition to that, though, it has an amazing medicinal aspect being explored …

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