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What is Nixtamalization? Plus 2 Recipes and 4 Uses

Nixtamalization is the cooking of dried corn with water and lime, removing Mycotoxins found in corn making it safe to…

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Arched Cabins – Budget Cabin for Less than $10K

Why You Should Consider Arched Cabins So you just finished purchasing your land and are well on the way to…

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The Berm Home – Underground Living Meets the Surface

Underground homes have long been used to provide shelter. Though in the last few hundred years they have become less…

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The Magnifying Glass Firestarter – Does it Really Work?

Today my son came home all excited that he had found a new way to start a fire. I know,…

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How To Trap Animals- A Beginners Introduction

Why Knowing How to Trap Animals Is Important To You When it comes to a survival situation you have to…

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Dehydrate Your Own Survival Food

Why would you want to know how to dehydrate your own survival food? Both preppers and non-preppers are always looking…

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4 Steps That Prepare You to Shelter in Place During a Riot

The year 2020 has been a wild one. First we had the Coronavirus Pandemic which led to shortages of food…