Coping with Challenges – Growing in Drought & Short Seasons It can be frustrating to plant a garden and watch it fail. It can be...

(As we mentioned in Chapter 2 of "Building Our Tiny Cabin," the mere thought of figuring out our energy needs was (and is!) flat...

  (Admin's note:  We've been following Gaye Levy of BackdoorSurvival.com for quite some time now.  We love the effort she puts in to finding free...

With our Cumberland Buildings 12’ x 32’ Side Lofted Barn Cabin delivered and set in place, it was time to get serious with the...

One of the most often asked questions at Utah Safe Haven sounds something like this ... "Okay, I get the need for a retreat...

In continuing with our response to the "what next?" question after one acquires their retreat/bug-out property, consider this article that we received the other day...

Here at Utah Safe Haven we’re fond of saying “it all begins with the land.”  That’s very true … but what’s the next step? ...

HIGHLIGHTS: 10-Acres Overnight Bunkhouse Very Private and Secluded 10-acres with a small bunkhouse constructed of hand-peeled logs.  All set up for weekends away from the...

Admin note:  I stumbled across this site/page while I was catching up on my morning reading.  I found it extremely interesting as I had...

HIGHLIGHTS: 5 Acres Closer to Wasatch Front Year-Round Access Gated Community Culinary Water & Power already onsite! This beautiful property is back on the market!...

Two years ago, Venezuela was a normal functioning nation, relatively speaking of course. It was by no means a free country, but the people...

 "WE ARE NOT FINE. WE ARE NOT PREPARED: Escaping Fort McMurray" The following account was written May 4, by a man who escaped the fires...

Admin's Note: Governments around the world have literally taken us to the brink. And according to Casey Research’s Brian Hunt, it is going to be...

I have so many friends (well, I don't have that many "friends" ... but I know people) who just can't seem to wrap their...

Disclaimer:  I didn't write this (although I wish I had).  I stumbled across this article this morning at prepperswill.com ... written by Bob Rodgers....

With very rare exceptions (notably the years I spent globe-trotting in the military) I've always had a dog in my life, usually more than...

As much as we try, it’s physically impossible to provide y’all with every jot and tittle of prepper information that's available via the World...

Over the last few years, keeping chickens has been on the upswing.  Whether it’s due to families wanting to know where their food is...

I've always been an animal lover. It's an empty home without the pitter-patter of padded paws. With the passing of my beloved bulldog and...

I like books. I like the way they look when arranged on a shelf, the way they feel in my hand, and yes ......