How to Make Traditional Hand Crank Ice Cream (With Recipes)

How to Make Traditional Hand Crank Ice Cream (With Recipes)

Delicious homemade ice cream without electricity? No problem! Hand crank ice cream provides your family with many memories, from having cranking competitions to enjoying family-made ice cream on Sunday night. The right hand crank ice cream maker (also known as…

How to Restore Your Peeling, Sticky Non-Stick Pan

How to Restore Your Peeling, Sticky Non-Stick Pan

Are you dealing with a sticky non-stick pan?  Sadly, that’s not an oxymoron! These days, unless you live in the rural middle of nowhere, you’re probably not cooking with pure aluminum cookware. If you’ve ever cooked in an American city,…

How to Start a Fire In a Fire Pit the Easy Way

How to Start a Fire In a Fire Pit the Easy Way

There’s nothing quite like the toasty goodness of a crackling fire. Being a survival guy, though, I’ve always viewed fire as a source of food, warmth, and safety in the great outdoors.  So, let’s learn how to start a fire…

11 Ways of Storing Meat Without Electricity

11 Ways of Storing Meat Without Electricity

So, you’ve picked out your animals and they are happily on your homestead now, grazing and laying and doing their thing. What happens when the time comes to butcher the animals and turn them into meat? Homesteaders who have refrigeration…