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Father Luke, The KKK, and the doctrine of Americanism in Bend

If you have attended a History Pub at McMenamins Old St. Francis School in Bend, you may have seen an illustration of an audience of white-clad KKK members seated in front of a Catholic priest. 3,455 more words


Diffuser Blends

I am in love with my ultrasonic essential oil diffusers. I currently have 6 and we use them just about daily. To keep my diffusers working as efficiently as possible I try to stick with blends with similar oils to keep from mixing them around to much. 470 more words

Essential Oils

All About Raising Ducklings! Part 1

I just love my lil farm. I started with my two fainting goats Fred and Betty. They are now 4 1/2 years old. I will tell you about them sometimes in another post. 1,518 more words


Let what you love be what you do. 

“Do what you love, and you’ll never work a day in your life.”

This cliche has been on my mind quite a bit lately. I decided to sit back and think about WHAT it is I LOVE to do, and how can I turn this into WHAT I do… 788 more words

5 ‘Survival Insurance’ Trees Every Homesteader Should Plant

By Trent Rhode – Off The Grid News

There is an old saying that goes, “The best time to plant a tree is 10 years ago.” This holds especially true for trees that someday may save your life in the event of a crisis or disaster. 147 more words


Are You Making These Steps To Resilience?

By Theresa Crouse – SurvivoPedia

People strive for independence from big government for different reasons. Maybe you’re a “traditional” prepper who is worried about, and preparing for, a future disaster. 222 more words