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Plant a Wind Tree in your neighborhood to generate energy from low-speed wind

Plant a Wind Tree in your neighborhood to generate energy from low-speed wind

  Plant a Wind Tree in your neighborhood to generate energy from low-speed wind Bruce Brown,Digital Trends  Subscribe on YouTube These trees do more than just add ambiance. Harnessing the…

Batteries included – home charging begins to spread

Batteries included – home charging begins to spread

  Batteries included – home charging begins to spread MercuryNews.com \ Bill Coleman needed to replace the roof on his Los Altos home. The tech entrepreneur decided to package new roof tiles with…

The Space-Saving, ‘Upside-Down Way’ To Grow Indoor Tomatoes This Winter

  The Space-Saving, ‘Upside-Down Way’ To Grow Indoor Tomatoes This Winter Written by: Kristen Duever Image source: Pixabay.com   Indoor gardening can be a great way to have fresh vegetables…

How To Grow Turmeric Indoors (The Secret Is In The Watering)

How To Grow Turmeric Indoors (The Secret Is In The Watering)

    How To Grow Turmeric Indoors (The Secret Is In The Watering) Written by: Robin Marri Miller Survival Image source: Pixabay.com For centuries, people have used turmeric as a…

It Cures Insomnia & Anxiety … And Even Can Be Grown Indoors

It Cures Insomnia & Anxiety … And Even Can Be Grown Indoors

    It Cures Insomnia & Anxiety … And Even Can Be Grown Indoors Written by: Robin Marri Miller Image source: Pixabay.com Passion flower was discovered in 1569 in Peru…

Home Remedy For A Heart Attack?

Home Remedy For A Heart Attack?

    Home Remedy For A Heart Attack? As a Girl Scout, I took first-aid classes and practiced CPR on the inflatable dummies. We were taught that CPR had the…

Off The Grid & Survival: 6 Guaranteed Ways To Boost Egg Production During Winter

Off The Grid & Survival: 6 Guaranteed Ways To Boost Egg Production During Winter

    6 Guaranteed Ways To Boost Egg Production During Winter Written by: Ashley Hetrick Image source: Pixabay.com 1. Light Chickens need at least 14 hours of daylight in a…

6 Fasting-Growing Indoor Vegetables You Can Harvest Within 2 Months

6 Fasting-Growing Indoor Vegetables You Can Harvest Within 2 Months

  6 Fasting-Growing Indoor Vegetables You Can Harvest Within 2 Months Written by: Linda Ruzicka Survival Gardening  (Hiram’s Note: Some of these veggies are to be eaten only in dire…

DIY: A Heal-Anything, Indoor Herbal Tea Garden

DIY: A Heal-Anything, Indoor Herbal Tea Garden

  DIY: A Heal-Anything, Indoor Herbal Tea Garden Written by: Kristen Duever Image source: Pixabay.com What could be better than curling up with a nice hot cup of herbal tea…

NEIGHBORHOODS PREPPING FOR SOCIETAL COLLAPSE…

NEIGHBORHOODS PREPPING FOR SOCIETAL COLLAPSE…

  NEIGHBORHOODS PREPPING FOR SOCIETAL COLLAPSE…   Rising out of the high desert landscape of New Mexico are dozens of futuristic-looking homes that are part of an ongoing experiment in…

A Tree That Grows Its Own Laundry Detergent? Yep.

A Tree That Grows Its Own Laundry Detergent? Yep.

  A Tree That Grows Its Own Laundry Detergent? Yep. Written by: Donna Schwontkowski Image source: Wikimedia We get so much from nature – our food, clothing and shelter. Why…

Growing Salad Year-Round: The Right Way To Do It

Growing Salad Year-Round: The Right Way To Do It

  Growing Salad Year-Round: The Right Way To Do It Written by: Kristen Duever Image source: Pixabay.com Spring and summer bring a bounty of wonderful fresh vegetables to enjoy and…

4 Simple, All-Natural Steps To Rebuilding Your Gums (That Don’t Involve The Dentist)

  4 Simple, All-Natural Steps To Rebuilding Your Gums (That Don’t Involve The Dentist) It’s common for people these days to have issues with their gums. Many people have been…

How To Grow (And Harvest) Ginger Indoors … Without Killing It

How To Grow (And Harvest) Ginger Indoors … Without Killing It

  How To Grow (And Harvest) Ginger Indoors … Without Killing It Ginger is one of those ingredients that warms you from the inside out. It is especially great to…

11 Crazy, Insane Ways You Can Repurpose Old Milk Jugs (Our Favorite: No. 3)

11 Crazy, Insane Ways You Can Repurpose Old Milk Jugs (Our Favorite: No. 3)

  11 Crazy, Insane Ways You Can Repurpose Old Milk Jugs (Our Favorite: No. 3) Written by: Candi Hanson How-To Image source: YouTube screen grab. Homesteaders are notorious for finding…

Book-sized battery can power a TV for 4 hours or a mini-fridge for 8

Book-sized battery can power a TV for 4 hours or a mini-fridge for 8

    Book-sized battery can power a TV for 4 hours or a mini-fridge for 8 With enough juice to power a smartphone 28 times, the two-pound Plug is still…

Off The Grid Living: The Ancient Edible Plant That Combats Dandruff, Heals Wounds, And Provides Energy, Too

Off The Grid Living: The Ancient Edible Plant That Combats Dandruff, Heals Wounds, And Provides Energy, Too

  The Ancient Edible Plant That Combats Dandruff, Heals Wounds, And Provides Energy, Too Written by: Tammy Robinson Natural Health 0 Image source: Wikimedia   The burdock plant has a…

Off The Grid Living: The Fastest Way To Grow Lemon Trees Indoors

Off The Grid Living: The Fastest Way To Grow Lemon Trees Indoors

  The Fastest Way To Grow Lemon Trees Indoors Written by: Kristen Duever Image source: Pixabay.com   Lemons are one of the most versatile fruits around. They are a mainstay…

Off The Grid: Garlic-Growing Secrets Of Fall Gardeners

Off The Grid: Garlic-Growing Secrets Of Fall Gardeners

Garlic-Growing Secrets Of Fall Gardeners Have you ever thought about planting garlic bulbs during fall? Garlic grown in late autumn tends to be bigger, tastier and just plain better, probably…

The Easy-To-Grow Herb That Fights Insomnia & Anxiety (And Is Safer Than Xanax, Too)

The Easy-To-Grow Herb That Fights Insomnia & Anxiety (And Is Safer Than Xanax, Too)

  The Easy-To-Grow Herb That Fights Insomnia & Anxiety (And Is Safer Than Xanax, Too) Written by: Robin Marri Miller Image source: Pixabay.com   Although valerian root is usually grown…

Off The Grid Living: How To Get Your Onions To Store ALL WINTER Long

Off The Grid Living: How To Get Your Onions To Store ALL WINTER Long

  How To Get Your Onions To Store ALL WINTER Long Written by: Mary Dyer Survival Gardening Image source: Pixabay.com When it comes to growing vegetables, it doesn’t get much…

Stockpiling In A Small Space: 10 Overlooked Ways To Make It Happen

Stockpiling In A Small Space: 10 Overlooked Ways To Make It Happen

  Stockpiling In A Small Space: 10 Overlooked Ways To Make It Happen Written by: Candi Hanson How-To Image source: TumbleweedHouses.com Homesteaders and others in the preparedness community often dream…

5 Common Plants That Deliver All-Natural Rash Relief (No. 4 Might Already Be In Your Garden!)

5 Common Plants That Deliver All-Natural Rash Relief (No. 4 Might Already Be In Your Garden!)

  5 Common Plants That Deliver All-Natural Rash Relief (No. 4 Might Already Be In Your Garden!) Written by: Amber Bogdanowicz Natural Health Milkweed. Image source: Pixabay.com   As a…

7 ‘Storage Secrets’ To Make Your Apples Last 5+ Months

7 ‘Storage Secrets’ To Make Your Apples Last 5+ Months

  7 ‘Storage Secrets’ To Make Your Apples Last 5+ Months Written by: Kristen Duever How-To Image source: Pixabay.com   One of the best things about late summer and early…

Squash 101: Tricks To Keep Your Harvest Stored For MONTHS

  Squash 101: Tricks To Keep Your Harvest Stored For MONTHS Written by: Mary Dyer Survival Gardening Image source: Pixabay.com   Squash is easy to grow, and the rambunctious vines,…

The Ancient Essential Oil That Fights Fatigue, Pain, Arthritis And Nausea

The Ancient Essential Oil That Fights Fatigue, Pain, Arthritis And Nausea

The Ancient Essential Oil That Fights Fatigue, Pain, Arthritis And Nausea Written by: Robin Marri Miller Natural Health Image source: Pixabay.com During a hard day of work, especially for a…

8 Hardy Vegetables You Can Leave In The Ground During Winter For A Super-Early 2017 Harvest

8 Hardy Vegetables You Can Leave In The Ground During Winter For A Super-Early 2017 Harvest

  8 Hardy Vegetables You Can Leave In The Ground During Winter For A Super-Early 2017 Harvest Written by: Mary Dyer Survival Gardening Image source: Pixabay.com (Note: Due to dietary…

Simple Tricks For Raising THE Healthiest Backyard Eggs

Simple Tricks For Raising THE Healthiest Backyard Eggs

Simple Tricks For Raising THE Healthiest Backyard Eggs Written by: Ashley Hetrick Image source: Pixabay.com   We’ve all heard it before: Dark yellow yolks are a sign of healthy, nutrient-rich,…

(Video)Solar panels prop up South Africa’s electricity grid

(Video)Solar panels prop up South Africa’s electricity grid

  Solar panels prop up South Africa’s electricity grid…

Off The Grid Living: 4 Surprising & Beneficial Uses For Charcoal On The Homestead

Off The Grid Living: 4 Surprising & Beneficial Uses For Charcoal On The Homestead

  4 Surprising & Beneficial Uses For Charcoal On The Homestead Written by: Ashley Hetrick How-To Image source: Pixabay.com Charred wood, otherwise known as charcoal, is the perfect natural solution…