|This issue is Sold Out.
Most articles are included in our print anthology
A Backwoods Home Anthology — The Tenth Year
Click on General Store to the left.
|Click on items listed in red to read them.|
|6 Note from the publisher
26 Ayoob on firearms:
22 Ask Jackie
47 BHM books
89 Classified ads (pdf)
Places to live
8 The good life on the Big Island By Skip Thomsen
16  How big is the solar system By John Silveira
41 Medical kits for self-reliant families By Jackie Clay
To provide for her family, Jackie Clay has designed three medical kits, a large one for home, an intermediate one for long trips, and a small everyday kit for the family’s vehicles
73 The Water System, Part 3: Gold and Silver By Michael Hackleman
39 Reflecting on a life in the woods, and looking ahead By Marjorie Burris
Farm and Garden
30 Practical livestock for the homestead By Amelia Porter
Amelia porter considers the most practical beginner’s choices of animals for the new homestead. They include rabbits, chickens, geese, ducks, goats, sheep, and pigs.
52 Tips and tricks for the kitchen By Richard Blunt
Richard Blunt lets us peek into his vault of kitchen “tips and tricks” to make the hours we spend in our kitchens more fun and more productive.
62 The greatest American who was never President By John Silveira
87 Try this simple slow cooker   By Robert L. Williams