ACTION STEP: Get thee to the dollar store!

Posted On: February 14, 2013
ACTION STEP: Get thee to the dollar store!

Sometimes I forget how handy the dollar store can be when I want to stock up Read More

How Basic Can You Get? List #6

Posted On: December 05, 2012
How Basic Can You Get? List #6

Are you ready for more? Did you work your way through Lists 1-5? This next list should keep Read More


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Product Review: The no-batteries-necessary UVPaqlite

April 16, 2014 Posted by:The Survival Mom
Product Review: The no-batteries-necessary UVPaqlite

Just yesterday afternoon I sent my son on a search for 3 AAA batteries for my headlamp. It was time for my CERT class and I wanted to make sure I had a bright work light after sundown. Eventually he Read More

Product Review: The Abeego Wrap, something a little different for your emergency kits

Thanks to Earth Easy, I’ve been playing around with a new product called the Abeego Wrap. The Abeego Wrap is a natural alternative to plastic wraps, such as Saran, and plastic storage bags. The Abeego is a flat piece that Read More

Survival Mom Radio Network Re-cap

April 14, 2014 Posted by:Brenda
Survival Mom Radio Network Re-cap

In case you missed some of the shows from my radio network, here they are! This week, I interviewed Dr. Susanne Bennet about simple ways to combat allergies. You can listen here. I also spoke with Fernando Aguirre of Modern Read More

Survival Mom Quote of the Week

April 14, 2014 Posted by:Brenda
Survival Mom Quote of the Week

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Try it Today! Diatomaceous earth for controlling pests

April 13, 2014 Posted by:The Survival Mom
Try it Today! Diatomaceous earth for controlling pests

Well, it’s Sunday again, and chances are you have a bit of free time on your hands. Why not learn about food-grade diatomaceous earth and head over to the local garden center or shop online at Earth Easy to pick Read More

Getting found when you’re lost: 4 low-tech strategies

April 11, 2014 Posted by:The Survival Mom
Getting found when you’re lost: 4 low-tech strategies

By contributing writer, Jim Cobb. Getting lost in the wilderness can be dangerous, not to mention frightening.  Search and rescue teams are trained how to track people, of course, but you can do them a big favor by carrying with Read More

Help Wanted! Join our team of writers

April 08, 2014 Posted by:The Survival Mom
Help Wanted! Join our team of writers

It’s hard to believe, but on June 1, The Survival Mom blog will celebrate its 4th birthday! All along the way I’ve had so much help, from a great IT guy named Greg to multiple designers, an intern, and an Read More

Survival Mom Quote of the Week

April 07, 2014 Posted by:Brenda
Survival Mom Quote of the Week

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Last week’s Greatest Hits on The Survival Mom Radio Network

April 07, 2014 Posted by:The Survival Mom
Last week’s Greatest Hits on The Survival Mom Radio Network

Last week I had the opportunity to interview 2 fascinating guests, taking a look at 2 potential worst case scenarios: a mini Ice Age and a nuclear event. David Archibald is the author of Twilight of Abundance and has a Read More

The smartest and stupidest things I’ve done as a homeschooler

April 06, 2014 Posted by:The Survival Mom
The smartest and stupidest things I’ve done as a homeschooler

This article originally appeared on the blog of my dear friend, Patrice Lewis, Rural Revolution . As the school  year winds down and amid a lot of controversy about the Common Core curriculum, many parents are wondering if homeschooling is Read More

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