Issue #168 • November/December, 2017
ABOUT THE COVER
6 Editor’s Note
A personal word for BHM’s print issue subscribers
40 Lenie in the kitchen:
Creamy chicken and wild rice soup
55 Ask Jackie:
Saving bean seeds, storing powdered milk, canning Chinese food, sugarless jam, etc.
59 The Irreverent Joke Page
60 Ayoob on Firearms:
Guns and years: Going back thirty
73 The gee-whiz page!
For a subscription
8 Preparedness: walk the walk
21 The importance of a prepper community
71 Make deer antler buttons
51 Off-grid retreat — putting it all together, part 3
Food and recipes
26 Fermenting salsa and hot sauce
44 Baking bread
65 Think of it this way: Issues for 2018-2020
Farm and garden
34 What can you do with a quince?