Most people are fascinated by the Amish! And we, the editors of Flower Patch Cottage are too. So we have started a new series (column) called ‘The Amish Journal’, which will delve into the lifestyle of this interesting group. We will be covering various topics that can teach or inspire you. Like money saving hacks, frugal living tips and much more. Tune in every Sunday, Tuesday and Friday for a new article in this series. If you have a topic that you would like us to cover, let us know by emailing us.
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Survival skills are not only needed in emergency situations. If you want to be self- reliant at any time at all, there are basic skills that you need to be familiar with. In the Amish lifestyle, these skills are used on a daily basis. Here are 6 of these survival skills that you should probably consider learning too.
Being able to identify plants is necessary. There is a plant for almost everything. Plants for healing, body care, nutrition and even warding of pests and termites. But some plants are also poisonous. So it will be of great advantage if you are able to identify plants and use them appropriately.
Being able to make your own clothes and other household items like bedding, is not only necessary in the case of an emergency. It can save you a lot of money in your everyday life. And you can also mend and repurpose pieces that you don’t want to be done away with.
Off- Grid Farming
Modern farmers have become very dependent on the grid with their farms. While it is convenient and can speed up some processes, knowing how to get the same results without electricity is necessary. If the situation comes about where you have to do without electricity, it would be an advantage knowing how to farm without electricity.
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