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10 Things You Should Know About Ebola Posted:October 13, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

10 Things You Should Know About Ebola

Like many of you, I have been trying to keep up with stories about Ebola, ever since this terrible virus reared its deadly head, again, in Africa. At first, the stories were interesting and a lot [...]

6 Simple Tips for Developing a Natural Spring Posted:October 13, 2014 By:Brandy Schau Dibert

6 Simple Tips for Developing a Natural Spring

One of my favorite childhood memories was venturing into the woods with my late grandfather to fill up gallon jugs with water from a spring he found and tapped himself. I never thought much about it [...]

3 Herbs for SHTF Hygiene Posted:October 11, 2014 By:Agatha Noveille

3 Herbs for SHTF Hygiene

I have a confession: I don’t use coupons. I know, I know. They can be a great way to help stock up on extra personal hygiene products to round out your preparedness kits. But my main [...]

Railroad Safety Tips: Train Your Brain! Posted:October 10, 2014 By:Liz Long

Railroad Safety Tips: Train Your Brain!

Train safety was hardly on my radar several weeks ago when I encountered a traffic jam in my small city that had residents complaining on local forums and looking for routes out of the mess. Seems [...]

Avoiding Tunnel Vision As a Prepper Posted:October 09, 2014 By:Jim Cobb

Avoiding Tunnel Vision As a Prepper

Click here to pin this to your boards. This is a problem that afflicts both new and experienced preppers.  There are so many different categories of needs with prepping, such as food, water, shelter, and self-defense, [...]

Are you prepared to be stuck in your car? Posted:October 08, 2014 By:Sarah Anne Carter

Are you prepared to be stuck in your car?

Could your family survive being stuck in your car for hours on end? Go sit in your car and picture it – your whole family in the car and it’s been four hours since you have [...]

Get YOUR copy of Survival Mom ebook for just $1.99! Posted:October 07, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

Get YOUR copy of Survival Mom ebook for just $1.99!

Pin this to share with your friends on Pinterest! When my Facebook page reached 100,000 Likes a few days ago, I contacted my publisher, Harper Collins, to find out if they could lower the ebook price [...]

20 Slightly Unusual Items for Stocking Up Posted:October 07, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

20 Slightly Unusual Items for Stocking Up

Everyone is slightly different in the things they need and we all find different unusual, cool things to include in our preps. Rather than having one person create a list of their favorite unusual items, this [...]

FoodSaver Group Giveaway Posted:October 06, 2014 By:Liz Long

FoodSaver Group Giveaway

FoodSaver Group Giveaway We are having a FoodSaver Group Giveaway today! WooHoo! This is a great way to preserve your food for an extended amount of time. You can make mason jar salads, package your cheese [...]

Comforting Hot Drinks Posted:October 06, 2014 By:Kathie Lapcevic

Comforting Hot Drinks

Winter is coming and with the cooling air comes a desire to drink something warm. In fact, I’m learning that whenever I’m in the need for a little mental comforting I reach for something warm. It seems [...]