Foraging for Red Bud Blossoms

In this episode, Christa talks about what makes REDBUD trees so special and how to forage for their sweet buds in the spring. Redbuds are found in almost every country of the world. They are very easy to identify, and good for food as well as many other uses. Also known as the Judas Tree, […]

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Foraging for Wild Plantain

You may not think of yourself as a forager, but if you would like a place to start, I invite you to just step out your front door! There are so many plants that grow wild in our front yards, and even from the cracks in the sidewalk, that have medicinal properties and edible qualities […]

How to Prepare for an EMP

There is certainly a great deal more information we could cover regarding electromagnetic pulses and the use of a Faraday cage to protect your electronics, but this is just for those who have not been aware of the threat….or the solutions available. If you would like to learn more, check out the Wikipedia links below […]

How To Make Simple (Scrumptious) Homemade Yogurt

What You will Need: Ingredients Milk — whole or 2% are best, but skim can also be used (As much as you want) Yogurt — Plain, Whole Milk yogurt with live, active cultures (about 2 Tbsp per Qt of Milk) All you need to make homemade yogurt is fresh Whole or 2% milk (preferably not ultra-pasteurized). […]

How to use a Crock Pot for an Easy, Scrumptious Meal

Some call them Crock Pots. Some call the Slow Cookers.  I call them the most wonderful invention ever!  If you want to feel domestic while still running off to your day job, this wonderful contraption lets you collect all kinds of points with your spouse or family!  In anywhere from 3 hours to 10 hours […]

21 Forever Foods…and a few we wish would too!

If you have ever wondered what foods last indefinitely, join us for this episode where we look at 21 foods that should last 30+ years…and some for centuries! Thankfully, God knows we like flavor, so he gave us a good number of options here. I have links to many of them below, but the Vodka, Pemmican, […]