Daily Steps

Preparedness sounds overwhelming but with a plan of just one activity per day, getting there is easy. Get started in the Daily Steps.

Farm & Garden Classifieds

List your abundance, promote your cottage business and buy local through Scarlett’s free farm & garden classifieds.

Golden Paste Recipe

Golden Paste Recipe

  Dear Neighbor, I have been talking to so many about Golden Paste that I must add the recipe. The links to organic turmeric and the edible cinnamon are in the recipe. Note: not all cinnamon is of good quality nor recommended for ingestion. Why Golden Paste?...

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The Incredible Instant Pot

The Incredible Instant Pot

The Instant Pot is truly worth every penny and then some. It replaces many different pans and small appliances and allows you to cook, ferment, crock, steam, and boil all in one pot…Instantly!

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DIY One Month Supply

DIY One Month Supply

This is my version of a single person, one month, emergency food supply, copying the food list of a well known prepper supply company, but saving $200! See what you need to prepare your family, just in case.
Don’t want to do it yourself? Get pre-made buckets of food, here

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Pasty Butt In Chicks

Pasty Butt In Chicks

Pasty butt is where poo clings to a chicks vent. It is simply a result of being cold. I am not sure why it happens but that is usually the cause. The chill likely came in transit from hatchery to your home. Cleaning the vent and adjusting the heat source for your birds will take care of pasty butt.

Water The Wild Birds

Water The Wild Birds

Drought affects more than your plants. Birds will become very quiet when a storm is coming or when they are thirsty. Keeping your bird bath full is so important during dry times.

Do You Have A Fussy Pantry?

Do You Have A Fussy Pantry?

I know many of us cook from scratch, which is wonderful. However, there could be a time where you need to just tear a bag open or dig in a can and eat. If you don’t make friends with some canned and prepared foods, you may be very hungry, one day.

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DIY One Month Supply

DIY One Month Supply

This is my version of a single person, one month, emergency food supply, copying the food list of a well known prepper supply company, but saving $200! See what you need to prepare your family, just in case.
Don’t want to do it yourself? Get pre-made buckets of food, here

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