How to Cut Your Electricity Bill in Half

Growing up I was always fairly nonchalant when it came to electricity usage in our home. My partner was the same and in turn our children became the same. We would often not turn lights off when leaving rooms or we would leave things switched on all night. Our bill would come through each month and we didn’t understand why it was so high. We were silly! It wasn’t until we had an electric fire…

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How to Make a Great Tasting Protein Shake

If you are wanting to get in better shape then protein is an essential macro-nutrient which is why many people turn to protein shakes. The great thing about these is that they don’t require much effort at all and are so quick to prepare. The problem however, is that it gets incredibly boring when you are mixing the same stuff over and over again with your protein powder. During this post we are going to…

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How to Make a Steam Pit for Cooking in the Wilderness

The steam pit is a great way of cooking out in the wilderness and yet is one of those primitive skills that is so often forgotten about these days. With a steam pit you are basically cooking your food in a hole in the ground which although it may not sound too great, the food that comes out is absolutely fantastic. I urge all of our readers to try this as it is such a…

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How to Make Your Own Peanut Butter at Home

I absolutely love peanut butter and get through a lot of it in sandwiches. The problem though is the price and not all peanut butter is the same and can come with some unwanted ingredients such as palm oil. If you want to save yourself some money and know exactly what is going into your peanut butter, why not make your own at home? Homemade Peanut Butter Recipe #1 For our first peanut butter recipe…

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6 Ways to Purify Water in a Survival Situation

Having water is a top priority in survival situations but it is also one of the things that can make you very sick if you don’t purify it first. For this reason we think it is very important that you fully understand how you can do this in the wilderness and we are going to be sharing 6 ways to purify water in a survival situation here today. Boiling Boiling your water is one of…

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