What would you do if you had no house payment and no monthly utility bills? Well this guy is living the dream. Here’s a short introduction to simple solar homesteading that provides information on how to find cheap land, build an inexpensive home, and use solar power to eliminate monthly utility bills. While he doesn’t get into […]
Learn the off grid skills you need. The term off grid means to create and preserve your own utilities and unique needs instead of relying on the main or national electrical, water, gas, and food grid. Being off grid means you take care of yourself in the purest form. It’s the ultimate goal for most preppers.
So, you’ve thought about living off the grid and you’re wondering if it is right for you. By now you know that it means no more utility bills and generating all of your own power and water (and maybe even food and other necessary living supplies), but what’s really involved in that? It isn’t as easy […]
So you always wanted an Oven for camping? Here it is…the Camp Chef Outdoor Oven, a 2-in-1 combo Stovetop and Oven, so you can create a wide range of mouthwatering morsels. Unleash 18,000 BTUs of portable cooking power! Ahh, the smell of sizzling bacon and farm-fresh eggs, along with sliced potatoes, cooked golden brown on […]
“During an emergency a man should be able to leave his home with nothing more than the clothing on his back and feel like he left nothing behind” – Thoreau That’s one of my favorite quotes and Les nails it right on the head in his documentary “Off Grid with Les Stroud”. It’s a really cool series […]
What are your lighting plans Post-SHTF? If you’re like most survivalists and preppers, you plan to use an oil or kerosene lantern for light. Most preppers are grossly underestimating their lamp oil needs. Let’s do some simple math and shed some “light” on this subject. If you use your lantern for the average of 4 hours each night […]
An apartment size propane cook stove with a small oven is very efficient. Normal everyday usage is from 2 to 5 gallons a month. Now this is not a camp stove but a regular looking small apartment size propane kitchen stove. These small LP ranges are available in both 20″ and 24″ widths. Five gallons […]