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Product Review: The Abeego Wrap, something a little different for your emergency kits Posted:April 14, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

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 [...]

Survival Mom Radio Network Re-cap Posted:April 14, 2014 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 [...]

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

Survival Mom Quote of the Week

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Try it Today! Diatomaceous earth for controlling pests Posted:April 13, 2014 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 [...]

Getting found when you’re lost: 4 low-tech strategies Posted:April 11, 2014 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 [...]

Help Wanted! Join our team of writers Posted:April 08, 2014 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, [...]

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

Survival Mom Quote of the Week

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

The smartest and stupidest things I’ve done as a homeschooler Posted:April 06, 2014 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 [...]

Medical basics: Wound infections Posted:April 05, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

Medical basics: Wound infections

Guest post by by Joe Alton, M.D., aka Dr. Bones of www.doomandbloom.net As a physician, I have on occasion dealt with infected wounds, sometimes from injury and also after surgical procedures. In a survival setting, most [...]