Tag: SelfReliance

Storey’s Basic Country Skills: A Practical Guide to Self-Reliance (Paperback)

Review “Basic Country Skills lives up to its billing, although why “country” is chosen might be debated by any delighted city gardener who receives this almost 600-page tome as a gift. Over a third of the book concerns gardening, pure and simple, but the home maintenance and cooking sections are of value, also.” — The […]

The New Survivalist: Disaster Preparedness and Self-Reliance (Kindle Edition)

The author explains why every capable individual should take responsibility for his or her disaster preparedness, rather than rely on others, such as the local, state or federal government, to do it for them. Depending on whether a disaster is local, regional, national or global, you may be without services for a few days to many months. […]