The Lost Ways is a far-reaching book with chapters ranging from simple things like making tasty bark-bread—like people did when there was no food—to building a traditional backyard smokehouse… and many, many, many more!
Here we are, human beings in the 21st century, several lifetimes and a world away from our grandparents and their ways. Have we become better at living? I think not.
By knowing the ways of our forefathers, believe it or not, you’re covered for anything. You’ll never have to spend money on any prepping material again. Forget about unreliable and expensive modern survival equipment. Why even bother reinventing the wheel when these things have been working right for centuries?
Well…how would you feel in a crisis to be the only one from the group knowledgeable about this lost skill? When there are no more antibiotics, people will turn to you to save their ill children’s lives. In a crisis, it is everyone for himself! Although… in many cases, families still remained families.
What I’m talking about is the type of self-sufficiency that our great-grandfathers used to have. I’m talking about things that they did around their homes and the healthy lives that they lived.
At the same time, you get to take part in doing something GREAT—saving our forefathers’ lost skills… Read more…