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Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase SHTFDad may earn a small commission at NO additional cost to you. The knee is the biggest joint of the body. So, experiencing pain after a workout or a sudden twitch of the muscles in the knee […]

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7 Natural Antibiotics to Use When Medicines are Not Available While the media may point out the dangers of Zika, flu pandemics, and other “newly” emerging diseases, very little is said about the rise of “super bugs”.  These common diseases are quickly outstripping the ability of modern antibiotics to deal with them. As a result, […]

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A healthy garden is the best resistance against pests. The best way to avoid damage to your plants is to prevent pests from coming in. Once they invade your garden, getting rid of them can be tricky. These harmful pests can take up residence in your garden and wreak havoc on your plants: Beetles Aphids […]

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Natural First Aid Kit A Natural First Aid Kit for a Healthy Lifestyle Natural first aid kits are essential for both indoors and outdoors. Whether you are at home or plan to travel, you need to be prepared with all the natural remedies that you need. This will spare you the challenge of going out […]

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10 Most Popular Foods to Forage The following article was graciously contributed by James Smith, an avid survivalist with a passion for prepping and homesteading.   Unless you’re living in the middle of the desert, there is a very good chance that the natural habitat around your home is abundantly stocked with wild foods just waiting to […]

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As a dad one of my greatest fears (other than unemployment!) is not being to do anything for my children in the event of a medical crisis when SHTF. Even simple camping trips can turn into a nightmare when you’re out in the woods or up in the mountains without necessary medication to help your loved […]

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When it comes to number of benefits, apple cider vinegar tops the list of natural products that every homesteader or prepper should know about. Why? When SHTF, access to modern medicine as we know it would dwindle or be almost impossible. Knowing how to use natural products for various purposes is always a very useful […]

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I’ve seen lots of information floating around the internet touting the benefit of growing lemon balm (Melissa officinalis) on your porch as a means of repelling mosquitoes, and while that is one of the lemon balm benefits, it also has a variety of other uses. Let’s take a look at them and how they can […]

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