Category: Plants

Urban Gardening With The Next Generation

One of the benefits of living on a homestead is leaving the urban world behind. But for many people that isn’t an option. So how can you go about creating a more self-sufficient lifestyle in an urban environment? Micro gardening. That’s right. Even in a concrete jungle, there are options that can provide a very…
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May 14, 2019 0

Respect your Elders the Elderberry!

Respect your Elders the Elderberry! Lynna “A Preppers Path ” Audio player below! Respect your Elders, the Elderberry! Pretty sure nearly all of us have heard that command at one time or the other, and in reality it’s good advice! And as much as I do respect my elders they aren’t what or who this…
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July 25, 2018 0

Plants Basics and Medicinal Treatment!

Plants Basics and Medicinal Treatment! Jordan “A Family Affair” Audio player provided! Ever spent your entire day outside, maybe you went on a hike, or even just doing some yard work. Then all of a sudden you have an awful rash and itchiness, or known someone who has. Good chance you got into to some…
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July 22, 2018 0

The Dandelian, a boon to some bust for others!

The Dandelion a boon to some bust for others! Lynna “A Preppers Path ” Audio player below! Now really how does one not smile at the brilliant yellow blossoms dotting the country side or perhaps your lawn each spring and summer! Ok Ok I know dandelions are one of the most common and despised weeds…
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May 16, 2018 0

Lyme Disease and plant medicine relief

Lyme Disease and plant medicine relief Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below! This episode of Herbal Prepper Live starts a series of shows on Lyme disease. Lyme is a devastating disease that is spread by ticks. While Lyme was first noted in Lyme, CT and has plagued New England states for decades, Lyme…
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April 9, 2018 0

The values in intricacies of Spikenard

The values in intricacies of Spikenard Lynna… “A Preppers Path” Audio player provided below! A brownie point for the first one to know what spikenard is! Ahhh the history of names and changes, for those of us in modern times Spikenard is none other than Lavender. That sweet but not too sweet aromatic herb that…
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March 21, 2018 0

A Rose by any other name?

A Rose by any other name? Host: Lynna… “A Preppers Path” Audio player provided! In our busy world we often overlook what is right in front of us. In our quest to make things easier and better than, we forget that man still has yet to improve on Mother Nature. The rose for many has…
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November 8, 2017 0

How to start foraging … Without killing Your family!

How to start foraging … Without killing Your family! Austin Martin “Homesteady Live“ Audio in player below! Last year i was super excited when my wife came inside and told me that she thought she found a patch of Morell Mushrooms in our backyard. I ran outside to look, and yes! There were lots of…
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April 26, 2017 0

Fertilizers, feeding your plants!

Fertilizers, feeding your plants! Bobby “MHP Gardener” Audio in player below! Before you plant a seed or seedling, you need to apply some fertilizer to the soil or container. What kind and how much depends on what you’re growing, and your particular style of growing. So it’s important to have a good understanding of the…
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April 12, 2017 0

Sustainable Practical Medicine!

Sustainable Practical Medicine! Sam Coffman “The Herbal Medic” Most preppers spend some time thinking about medicine after a social collapse, and stocking up on pharmaceutical supplies, as they should. Food, water and medicine are the first three resources that are fought over after every disaster, large or small. However, pharmaceutical supplies are limited and also…
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December 29, 2016 0

How to Make Herbal Tinctures!

How to Make Herbal Tinctures Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Join me this Mother’s Day, 5/8/16, as I demystify the process of how to make herbal tinctures. Tincture-making is one of the most important herbal skills you need to have under your belt. Herbal tinctures, also called herbal extracts, provide a thorough extraction of the…
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May 9, 2016 0

Ask Cat- Herbal Q&A

Ask Cat- Herbal Q&A Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” This week on Herbal Prepper Live, I will be taking your questions during the show. Ask me anything you want about herbs, herbal medicine, and how to use herbs to be better prepared. Here’s how this works. You bring your questions and concerns.


April 13, 2016 0

Plants For A Healthier Home!

More Greens Indoors— Plants For A Healthier Home! While environmentalists, and people in general are concerned over the deteriorating effects of air pollution on the health of people and other living beings. Despite all the alarming facts about the adverse effects of air pollution, we are somehow living in a perpetual state of denial. What’s…
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January 30, 2016 0