How To Stockpile Lard, The Calorie Rich Survival Food Of The Great Depression

Suicides exploded during the great depression. The stats are pretty alarming. They state that in 1928 22 people per 100,000 were committing suicide. These suicide jumps have happened over time and are often due to economic downturn. The fact that the stock market suffers, and the DOW is dropping is not what makes people depressed. […]

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6 Secrets Of The Amish Used Still The Since 1800s

The Amish culture is alive and well in America, and we can learn a lot from their way of life. There are approximately 300,000 Amish citizens still living an 1800s lifestyle in the United States. Amish communities exist in 30 states and Ontario, but the largest groups primarily exist in Pennsylvania, Indiana and Ohio. The pioneering attributes […]



Pioneer life was not easy and the daily chores of managing a house where more than a full time occupation. Cooking was a major part of each day. Early settlers butchered their own meat and made corned beef, sausage, smoked and dried meats. Large gardens yielded produce for canning, pickling and other preserves. Root cellars stored potatoes, […]


8 Frugal And Forgotten Ways Your Great-Grandparents Made It Through Hard Times

As I’ve grown older, I’ve noticed that life has gotten more expensive. I’m not talking about the almost-natural increase of inflation; that’s to be expected. No, what I’m talking about is the way that lifestyle choices make things more expensive. Things that are considered the “norm” today were considered luxury 20 years ago. This has […]


90% Of The Population Could Die Within 2 Years Due to The Sudden Lack Of Modern Technology: Cyber Attacks On Critical Infrastructure

I don’t think the world has seen this phenomenon yet: a major war, during which both sides use severe repeated hacking attacks on the general computing infrastructure in each nation. But it is inevitable. Every developed nation is highly computerized, and the whole of modern society is particularly dependent on the internet. So when there is […]


Prepping In Case Of Zombie Apocalypse: If Zombie Disease Spreads Through A Virus, You Don’t Want That Stuff Spreading Through Your House!

An impending zombie attack is no laughing matter.What is more terrifying than the walking dead? Not much. Make sure you’re prepared for the most terrifying apocalyptic scenario yet! While the chances of an actual disease that spreads and turns mankind into zombies are very low, there are a few deadly bacteria and diseases that replicate […]


Are aliens real? All the UFO sightings, evidence on whether extra-terrestrials exist and conspiracy theories

DO aliens really exist? This question has caused debate and controversy among humans for centuries. From Roswell to Suffolk’s Rendlesham Forest, these are the sightings which UFO hunters have hailed as proof of extra-terrestrial life. ‘Do aliens exist?’ One of life’s great unanswered questions How many alien and UFO sightings have there been? The number […]