Self Reliance

Start Somewhere: No More Excuses

By |2024-07-13T14:09:02-07:00July 15th, 2024|Categories: Life Hacks - General, Planning, Self Reliance, Tutorials|

We all falter when it comes to making choices. It's the human in us all! It cannot be helped, and we need to come to terms with that fact before we start anything in this life, or it will drive us batty if we try to hold ourselves to a standard that can never be. [...]

With a Little Foresight You Can Avoid a Lot of Hurt

By |2024-04-04T06:58:19-07:00April 3rd, 2024|Categories: Self Reliance, Planning|

I often think of my grandparents, who at the time of the last Depression of the 1930's were young parents with three strapping boys to house, feed and educate. And although my mom, who was the caboose and came later during the 2nd World War, I just try to imagine what they felt as they [...]

Cutting Expenses Before It’s Too Late to Prepare

By |2024-03-10T16:03:10-07:00March 20th, 2024|Categories: Life Hacks - General, Self Reliance|

In a Television Series from Taylor Sheridan of Yellowstone fame, he had a series from the same story happen in 1923. In this show with Harrison Ford and Helen Mirren it showed where the family who had come into town from the ranch came across the new "modern conveniences" of clothes washers, dryers, and electrical [...]

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Cowboy Survival Tips from Yesteryear

By |2024-03-10T16:03:10-07:00March 13th, 2024|Categories: Life Hacks - Survival, Self Reliance|

Most people cannot even fathom that there is even a slight chance of things in America slipping back to the days of the Cowboys and Indians. That, once again we would need t work til our hands callouse to put food on the table and a roof over our heads. That from the time we [...]

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Modern Tech vs. Ancient Knowledge

By |2024-03-10T16:03:35-07:00March 8th, 2024|Categories: Life Hacks - General, Self Reliance|Tags: |

Modern Technology is Phenomenal No one can say, and if they do would be held a fool, that the advent of modern innovations and technological advancements in all aspects of life aren't worth the proverbial horse they rode in on. We have seen time and time again how the advancements in just medicine have saved [...]

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5 Secondary Skills That Will Always Be Needed

By |2024-03-10T16:04:05-07:00March 5th, 2024|Categories: Life Hacks - General, Self Reliance, Tutorials|

Beyond the obvious and necessary skills to learn and practice there are some additional skills that will always be needed and welcomed in a post catastrophe situation. Everyone will need some that can protect, can build, can provide food, and have medical knowledge to pass on. The problem is that some other aspects of a [...]

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Getting Well – Homemade Penicillin

By |2024-03-10T16:04:06-07:00February 26th, 2024|Categories: Life Hacks - Medicinal, Self Reliance|Tags: |

So this is information for the last ditch effort. You are not able to find any form of Penicillin or it's related formulaic cousins anywhere, and there is no hope to either get it, or have it available any time soon. Here's a way to produce this antibiotic if there is no other option. Put [...]

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Getting Well – Your Own Situations

By |2024-03-10T16:04:07-07:00February 26th, 2024|Categories: Life Hacks - Medicinal, Self Reliance|Tags: |

This Whole Series of Getting Well So the last of this series, when it comes to your own situation, we can give you every suggestion possible, but if it doesn't line up to what you are in need of or those who are around you, it will give you no use at all. In the [...]

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Getting Well – Stockpiling Antibiotics

By |2024-03-10T16:04:07-07:00February 22nd, 2024|Categories: Life Hacks - Medicinal, Self Reliance|Tags: |

Building Your Antibiotic Stockpile: Being Prepared In today's world, antibiotics play a crucial role in saving lives. From combating a simple cold to preventing deadly infections, these medications have become indispensable in modern healthcare. However, what if access to antibiotics becomes limited or unavailable during a crisis? In such scenarios, having a stockpile of essential [...]

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Getting Well – Antibiotics: What and How to Use in Crisis

By |2024-03-10T16:04:08-07:00February 19th, 2024|Categories: Life Hacks - Medicinal, Self Reliance|Tags: |

In the realm of medicine, antibiotics stand as stalwart defenders against bacterial infections. However, the rampant misuse and overuse of antibiotics over the past six decades have led to the emergence of resistance among bacteria. Despite this challenge, antibiotics remain invaluable for combating infections and preventing dire consequences like sepsis or gangrene, especially in emergency [...]

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