Archive for ' At Home'

12 Days of Holiday Giveaways: Day 5, Post-it Notes & gifts for the little ones! Posted:December 03, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

12 Days of Holiday Giveaways: Day 5, Post-it Notes & gifts for the little ones!

This giveaway has now ended and the winner, Elaine, has been notified by email. Visit this blog often for more giveaways and great articles. Every busy mom has to keep track of a jillion things every single [...]

12 Days of Holiday Giveaways: Sweet dreams with a Privacy Pop and luxury slippers! Posted:December 01, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

12 Days of Holiday Giveaways: Sweet dreams with a Privacy Pop and luxury slippers!

The second I saw the Privacy Pop, I knew it was the answer to my daughter’s prayers. She loves her quiet time and privacy, but her little brother sometimes intrudes. The kind folks at Privacy Pop [...]

Did you know you can’t eat paracord? Posted:October 23, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

Did you know you can’t eat paracord?

One of the most common comments I hear in prepper and survival circles when the topic of buying gold and silver come up is, “Well, you can’t eat gold and silver! I’m stocking up on food!” [...]

I take 2 weeks off and all hell breaks loose Posted:October 21, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

I take 2 weeks off and all hell breaks loose

WARNING: This is an editorial, of sorts, and contains some snark. Hi everyone! I’m back. Early in October, I decided I needed to set aside some time to work on a book project (more about that [...]

Leave your child the gift of “buried treasure”, aka junk silver Posted:October 04, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

Leave your child the gift of “buried treasure”, aka junk silver

This post sponsored by Provident Metals, an online seller of junk silver and other precious metals. Visit their website to order your own junk silver. Saved junk silver is a buried treasure Every child dreams of [...]

INSTANT SURVIVAL TIP: You CAN compost during winter’s chilly months! Posted:October 02, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

INSTANT SURVIVAL TIP: You CAN compost during winter’s chilly months!

If you live in a cold climate that will keep you mostly indoors through the winter, consider storing your compostable items in your freezer. Keep them in a Zip-Loc freezer bag or another container that will [...]

Nominate your favorite mom for our October Survival Mom of the Month! Posted:October 01, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

Nominate your favorite mom for our October Survival Mom of the Month!

  This month YOU or someone you nominate could become our Survival Mom of the Month! We want to recognize you for what you have accomplished to help your family be ready for anything. Winners will [...]

It’s September and we need a new Survival Mom of the Month! Posted:September 04, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

It’s September and we need a new Survival Mom of the Month!

  This month YOU or someone you nominate could become ourSeptember Survival Mom of the Month! We want to recognize you for what you have accomplished to help your family be ready for anything. Winners will [...]

New VIDEO conference! “Frugal Back-to-School” TONIGHT! Posted:September 03, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

New VIDEO conference! “Frugal Back-to-School” TONIGHT!

There’s something new and very cool in the Survival Mom’s bag ‘o tricks! Beginning tonight, Tuesday, September 3, we are beginning a series of video classes for you. Everyone is invited! Tonight’s Video Vibe is all [...]

How much should your kids know about your preps? Posted:August 16, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

How much should your kids know about your preps?

Guest post by Kris A. My children are headed back to school, and because they attend public school, I’m constantly trying to figure out how to strike a balance between the security of our preps and [...]