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It seems like each successive generation has fewer pioneer skills than the previous generation. It’s not that they don’t have the time or the opportunity to learn basic skills. The problem is, they simply don’t see the need. When all it takes to stay warm is adjusting the thermostat, and all it takes to eat dinner is putting something in the microwave, it’s hard to convince people that skills like fire making and cooking without power are important.
If the day ever comes that our grid goes down for an extended period of time, society will be in deep trouble. What skills do people need in order to survive without modern conveniences? In this article, Linda from Food Storage Moms made a list of 30 essential pioneer skills that we, as humans, can never lose if we want a chance at surviving the end of the world as we know it.
She writes, “There are 30 pioneer skills we cannot lose at the very minimum I want to address today. Here’s the deal, I grew up sewing my own clothes, making bread, canning food, and gardening. Now, some of these skills we may perform every day, once a week or some we have never done and we don’t want to do them. I understand, I totally do” Follow the link below to keep reading.