Posts by Amber Bradshaw

Foraging For Wild Edibles On Our Land

Foraging For Wild Edibles On Our Land, finding FREE food

  When we moved to our new land, I never imagined all the free food I would find. I wasn’t really purposefully foraging for wild edibles at the time, more just getting familiar with my surroundings.  But everywhere I looked, I saw food, FREE food!

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How to Ration Food + Inventory Sheets

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  Do you have enough food to last your family for 30 days? What about two weeks? Have you ever taken a total food inventory or had to ration food?  These are all questions we should be asking ourselves. As a nation, we take food for granted and assume it will always be there when…

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Oh No! There’s NO Toilet Paper! 5 Toilet Paper Alternatives

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  Never in a MILLION years would I have thought I would see the day where security had to guard the toilet paper isles in stores because people were wiping the shelves clean! That’s right, we live in the day and time where there is a toilet paper shortage and not a square to spare!…

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The Best Baby Goat Names For 2020

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  The Best Baby Goat Names For 2020 Everyone knows after the ever-so-famous gateway livestock, the chicken, that you need to add goats. It’s only natural to have a milk source after you have an egg source and what better milk source than to start with baby goats? As a new goat-owner, you’re going to…

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Top 10 Plants For Chicken Feed You Need To Grow

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Supplementing chicken feed with plants is great for your chickens and your pocket too! The amazing thing is that you can actually grow some of these plants right in your backyard garden (or even plant them their own garden!). Take a look at some of these plants that you can grow to help supplement your…

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How To Clean Creosote From Your Stove Pipe

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Cleaning creosote from the pipes of your wood-burning stove or your fireplace chimney could mean the difference between life and death. Chimney fires happen every year from creosote buildup, learn how to clean your own chimneys with this easy step-by-step guide. 

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Easy Homemade Butter that anyone Can Make in 5-mins

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Easy Homemade Butter that anyone can make in 5 minutes Have you ever made butter before? Do you know what is in the butter you buy at the store or how old it is? Now you can make your own delicious easy homemade butter in less than 5 minutes, and you don’t even need a…

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