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5 Tips For Kitchen Composting

For less mess and more time
Friday, December 16, 2016, 2:46 PM

Some good tips to follow and learn from to improve your kitchen scrap composting system.  They will hopefully bring better success and enjoyment out of managing your kitchen food waste.

http://www.hobbyfarms.com/5-tips-for-kitchen-composting/

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Foraging for Pine Needles

(and other conifer needles)
Friday, December 2, 2016, 2:48 PM

A wonderful exploration of various pine and conifer trees and the different properties the leaves have. 

http://www.growforagecookferment.com/foraging-for-pine-needles/

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31 Cleaning Uses of Vinegar

Natural cleaning solutions
Thursday, August 11, 2016, 1:21 PM

Every kitchen has a bottle of vinegar.

It’s great for your recipes, but it’s also a cheap, non-toxic and biodegradable household cleaner, deodorizer and disinfectant.

Although some tough germs will have to call for commercial disinfectants, vinegar is more than capable to meet the hundred simple cleaning needs of your home. » Read more

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Photo by Tim MacWelch

10 Survival Uses for Blackberries

Monday, July 25, 2016, 5:17 PM

Learn 10 different ways to utilize blackberry plants and their fruit.

http://www.outdoorlife.com/blogs/survivalist/10-survival-uses-blackberries

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How to Identify and Use the Common Mullein

Natural Uses and in Survival Situations
Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 5:33 PM
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Paracord Uses

How To Actually Use Your Survival Paracord
Thursday, January 14, 2016, 7:34 PM

Learn about a number of knots and a huge variety of uses for that stash of paracord you purchased and have not yet used.

http://www.skilledsurvival.com/paracord-uses-for-survival/

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Wood Ash

Its 10 Survival Uses
Wednesday, December 30, 2015, 7:41 PM

10 reasons to give wood ash from the fireplace or firepit a different label than that as a waste product. 

http://prepforshtf.com/wood-ash-10-survival-uses/#.VoRmNnvOjAK

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3 Ways to Utilize Fallen Leaves on Your Homestead

One of Nature's great resources - leaves
Monday, November 16, 2015, 4:56 PM
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10 Survival Uses for a Sock

Great tips and reasons why to have a pair on hand
Wednesday, October 14, 2015, 8:38 PM

10 wonderful ways and uses for a pair of socks. Maybe its time to put the summer flip-flops away and start prepping for winter.

http://www.outdoorlife.com/blogs/survivalist/10-survival-uses-sock

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3 Late Summer Survival Uses For Cattail

Learning a new set of survival skills
Friday, September 25, 2015, 6:53 PM

Lots of new uses for the cattail plant that can come in handy during survival situations.

http://www.outdoorlife.com/blogs/survivalist/survival-skills-3-late-summer-survival-uses-cattail