Self-Sufficiency


Slaughtering Chickens
I am in the Asheville, NC Area at the time of this posting.  Make sure, if you are in the area as well, to email me.  I may be able to hang out one day, or even get a group of people together! There are many methods of slaughtering the chickens. Let me teach you […]

Slaughter of Chickens – Easy Methods To Slaughter Chickens


Small-scale aquaculture requires low-cost labor and doesn’t require much investment and effort once the ponds have been set up. – Patrick Dugan Housekeeping: Feedback: Didn’t get enough questions, but that is ok. Thanks to those who did give me feedback. […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...

048: Raise Life with Aquaculture, Hydroponics and Aquaponics Systems




Listen up and learn how to snowball your debt and get rid of it using Dave Ramsey’s “Debt Snowball” method as well as the investment strategy best used in survival. Related Blog Post: how investment strategies change when you are a […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...

043 Debt Snowball your Debt and Survival Investment Strategy



Passive Solar Heating: Solar Thermal Energy for Hot Water: DIY Heating Element
Although it isn’t the largest bill in the home, hot water accounts for 10% of the energy consumption in the typical home.  This means that in just a year’s time, you could be spending up to $600 a year on hot water, which doesn’t even include the water you are using! Wouldn’t you like to […]

Passive Solar Heating: Solar Thermal Energy for Hot Water


Todays Discussion: I explain many realistic ways for you to take the advantages of alternative energy such as solar energy, and use it to your advantage, both economic and reliability. What we have discussed: Lower Power Consumption or Energy Use […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...

039 Advantages of Alternative, like Solar, Energy and How to ...