Category: Healthy Living

What You Need to Know About Eating Expired Food

by Gaye Levy, Backdoor Survival Have you ever been rooting through your pantry and come across a package that is well past its expiration date? Despite our good intentions, attempts at organization, and careful rotation of supplies, it still happens...

Explosive New Investing Trend

by Brittany Stepniak, Outsider Club I’ve spent a ton of time traveling lately. It’s probably one of my favorite “hobbies” and certainly the best part about this phase of adulthood — i.e. the post-grad yet pre-kid phase. When you travel a...

Why All Diabetics Should Know About Turmeric

By: Sayer Ji, Green Med Info Many diabetics already know about the benefits of a low-glycemic diet, but why haven’t they heard about turmeric, one of the world’s most extensively researched anti-diabetic plants? A recent literature review published in the International Journal of...

Kitchen Herbs To Keep You Healthy And Cold-Free This Fall

Kitchen Herbs To Keep You Healthy And Cold-Free This Fall

by: Ash Stevens, Off the Grid News School is back in session, which means cold season is in full swing. Try as we might, all that hand washing only goes so far at school and work. Healthy eating and smart...

Four Flu Fighting Foods That You Probably Weren’t Aware Of

Four Flu Fighting Foods That You Probably Weren’t Aware Of

by Joshua Krause, Ready Nutrition Most people seem to welcome the holiday season, even though it can be a hectic and expensive time of year. We love reacquainting ourselves with family and friends, getting cozy with our loved ones, and...

Old-Fashioned Hand Warmers

Old-Fashioned Hand Warmers

by Daisy Luther, The Organic Prepper When I was one of the lucky bloggers chosen to receive a package from Andover’s Little House on the Prairie-inspired fabrics, my daughter couldn’t have been happier. Look how gorgeous this fabric line is! A...

25 Natural Remedies For Diabetes

by Joe and Amy Alton, Backdoor Survival A few weeks ago I read an email from a reader that made me sad.  In it, she said that given her daughter’s reliance on insulin, she had come to terms with the fact...

Water Storage Tips And Advice 101

Water Storage Tips And Advice 101

from The Survivalist Blog Greetings to all. I would like to write about my experience with water storage over the years. First and foremost, water is hands down the most important tangible item in a survival scenario. There are countless...

The Best 5 Dog Breeds For Your Personal Protection

The Best 5 Dog Breeds For Your Personal Protection

by Alec Deacon, My Family Survival Plan Dogs have been domesticated for millennia now, and ever since they have earned (and rightfully so) the reputation of “man’s best friend”. A family god will get very attached to its owner or...