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Living Off The Grid- What You Need to Know

By Amber Bradshaw | Jul 5, 2020

After living in the city for all our lives we decided to leave it all behind and move off the grid. Smart? Crazy? A little insane? Maybe a touch of all three. If you’re considering this lifestyle, I’m sure you have a lot of questions. We want to share our experience with you, the good…

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Pineapple Mint Smoothie Recipe + Sugar Free!

By Amber Bradshaw | Jun 7, 2020

When the temps start to rise, the drinks need to be cool and refreshing. Nothing says tropical like pineapple and nothing is more cooling than mint. You combine the two and you have an amazing Pineapple Mint Smoothie recipe to die for!

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Gardening for Beginners- Everything You Need to Know

By Amber Bradshaw | Jun 5, 2020

  If you’re like one of the millions that are starting a garden for the first time, I bet you have a lot of questions? Gardening for beginners can be exciting and daunting all at the same time. Do you just throw some seeds on the ground and add water? Or do you need a…

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Growing Fodder For Livestock- Easy DIY Instructions

By Amber Bradshaw | May 12, 2020

Have you ever tried to grow your own livestock feed? Growing fodder is very easy to do with our step-by-step instructions. High in nutrition, fodder can be grown just about anywhere which makes it the perfect livestock supplement. 

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Foraging For Wild Edibles On Our Land, finding FREE food

Foraging For Wild Edibles On Our Land

By Amber Bradshaw | Apr 26, 2020

  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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empty food shelves in the crisis

How to Ration Food + Inventory Sheets

By Amber Bradshaw | Apr 16, 2020

  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

By Amber Bradshaw | Mar 24, 2020

  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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Two Week Family Meal Plan for Crisis & Disasters- With FREE Printable

By Amber Bradshaw | Mar 21, 2020

  The crisis that we are world today has many of us in quarantine and more to come. They are calling for two weeks but some are facing months or longer. The empty store shelves are causing global panic and people are rushing to the stores in hopes to find food for their families in…

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The Best Baby Goat Names For 2020

By Amber Bradshaw | Feb 19, 2020

  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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