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Author: Tara Garmon

Make Money Homesteading

No matter how small your plot of land, there are tons of ways to make money with it. In fact, one day it may be your only source of income, so it’s important to start learning to make money with it now! We may experience an economic crash, you may lose your job… anything can happen. Learning to make money homesteading is essential! We all know you can sell produce from your homestead. That’s a given. But farmers markets are overloaded with people selling things like tomatoes, pole beans, corn, and squash. The money is in selling things that...

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Homesteading Without Land

Homesteading is something I have personally dreamed of for most of my life, but I’ve never been able to achieve it in full scale. I had children young, and became the sole provider for a large family for many years. I’m married to a working man, now. His paycheck is extremely helpful, but it’s not enough to get us out of debt. I got behind in taxes when my formerly decent income dropped to nearly nothing due to changes at the company I do most of my contract work for. Debt mounted into the six figure range from medical...

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Fiddlehead Fern Soup Recipe

Fiddlehead ferns are one of spring’s most delicious foods, appearing in very early spring and lasting only a few days before they unfurl and become ferns. Fiddlehead ferns taste somewhat like a cross between asparagus and broccoli. They can be found in many locations, but are most abundant in the northeastern United States and eastern Canada. They’re most often found in wet, wild areas near rivers, streams, and swamps. It’s very important to ensure you’ve found the right type of fiddlehead fern (Ostrich fern) as some fern varieties can actually be toxic. Print Fiddlehead Fern Soup Recipe Ingredients 5...

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Food Prepping On A Tight Budget

The one thing most people say is the hardest thing about prepping is trying to afford it. Sometimes you’re barely making ends meet as it is. How can you possibly stock up on food when you can barely afford to eat NOW? Well, it’s definitely possible to afford to stockpile food on a budget. Now, you’re not going to have the fanciest food in the world, but it will be enough to survive and have the occasional treat. This is just for a basic emergency ration stockpile. You can certainly add other foods you love later, but this will...

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Home Tooth Care

Dentists are likely to be a thing of the past if the SHTF, and even if nothing happens, a lot of us simply cannot afford the astronomical prices dentists charge. Just a checkup can cost $50 to $100, and other services such as tooth extraction and fillings cost even more. Obviously, if there’s any way you can get dental care, you should. Your teeth are irreplaceable, and a dental infection can become life threatening if left untreated. But what if there’s just no possible way to get dental care? Fortunately, there are some things you can do on your...

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