Making Ground Meat Off-Grid

Making Ground Meat Off-Grid

Living off-grid often means limited or no electricity. This means finding other ways to take care of tasks that would normally be done with an electrically powered machine. One of these tasks is making ground meat. After hunting or trapping wildlife or butchering livestock such as cows, pigs, or rabbits, preparing meat … Read more

Kitchen Herbs for the Windowsill

Kitchen Herbs for the Windowsill

A sunny windowsill in the kitchen is a great place to put a windowsill herb garden kit and grow a variety of herbs that can be used in the food created there. These can be started with seeds or young plants, but it will take longer to get usable herbs if starting … Read more

How to Dehydrate Meat

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Dehydrating meat for long term storage is one way to preserve it for use at a later date. Dehydrated meat can be carried more easily than other meat sources and can be used while camping or while living off-grid. Why Dehydrate Meat? Meat is primarily protein, which makes dehydrated meat a snack … Read more

Growing Herbs in the West Window

Growing Herbs in the West Window

A window facing the west gets less direct light than one that faces south, but better light than a window that faces east. This means that plants that need light but cannot handle much direct sun will grow well in a west-facing window. Flowering houseplants often enjoy a west window, as do … Read more

Garden House Guide

Garden House Guide

If a person who is choosing to live off grid wants to buy a garden house, it could be because of the desire for a tiny house. On the other hand, even garden houses can get quite large, depending on which house is purchased. Many garden houses are unsuitable for living in, … Read more

Best Protein Bars

Best Protein Bars

Nutrition is an important part of life and health. Living off grid can mean it is more difficult to preserve appropriate foods and it can result in a need for a quick boost occasionally, especially when homesteading, which takes a lot of physical effort. In a case where evacuation becomes necessary, having … Read more