Archive for ' Survival Surveys'

Survival Survey: What does being a Survival Dad mean to you? Posted:June 16, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

Survival Survey: What does being a Survival Dad mean to you?

June is the month of Father’s Day and with that in mind, I wanted to ask the dads and grandpas out there what it means to be a Survival Dad. Do you feel the future security [...]

Survival Survey:  What is your #1 preparedness resolution for the New Year? (2013) Posted:January 03, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

Survival Survey: What is your #1 preparedness resolution for the New Year? (2013)

Preparedness isn’t a one time event or a short-term effort.  It’s really a mindset and a way of thinking and looking at the world.  There aren’t too many Survival Moms/preppers who feel they’re 100% prepared for [...]

Survival Survey: A single mom wants advice for bugging out in a crisis Posted:September 13, 2012 By:The Survival Mom

Survival Survey: A single mom wants advice for bugging out in a crisis

When it comes to survival and being prepared, single moms may have the toughest job of all. Just by virtue of being a woman, they’re more vulnerable than their counterparts, single dads. One of my Facebook [...]

Survival Survey: Staying safe when out and about with little ones Posted:August 18, 2012 By:The Survival Mom

Survival Survey: Staying safe when out and about with little ones

My kids are 10 and 13, so it’s been quite a while since I’ve had to worry about diaper bags, strollers, and juggling kids and grocery bags. One of my Facebook readers, Rachel, asked this question, [...]

Survival Survey: You can never have enough of… Posted:June 28, 2012 By:The Survival Mom

Survival Survey: You can never have enough of…

I’ve been looking over our emergency supplies and realized that we need more batteries. A lot more. The thought occurred to me, is it possible to have too many batteries? What else should I stock up [...]

Survival Survey: Could you become a purveyor of vice? Posted:June 25, 2012 By:The Survival Mom

Survival Survey: Could you become a purveyor of vice?

A lot of survival and preparedness minded people stock up on items they intend to use for barter or, possibly, sale.  I’ve stocked up on things like extra ibuprofen and toothbrushes, just in case, but for [...]

Survival Survey: How to re-purpose containers Posted:May 08, 2012 By:The Survival Mom

Survival Survey: How to re-purpose containers

I got this question from one of my readers and thought it would be great as a Survival Survey question. Every time I empty a container of some sort, i.e. milk, soda, cottage cheese, salsa jar, [...]

Survival Survey: What is your weekend prepping project? Posted:April 20, 2012 By:The Survival Mom

Survival Survey: What is your weekend prepping project?

Sometimes my weekends fly by and in spite of good intentions, Monday arrives and the projects I had hoped to tackle remain untouched. Not this weekend.  I’ve been on a de-cluttering rampage over the past few [...]

Survival Survey: Advice for a teenage prepper Posted:March 19, 2012 By:The Survival Mom

Survival Survey: Advice for a teenage prepper

I got this email a few days ago from Jackie: I was wondering if you had any advice for a teenage prepper? I’m 17 years old and I’ve been prepping for about 5 months now. My [...]

Survival Survey:  What Are Your Plans For Bugging IN? Posted:March 08, 2012 By:The Survival Mom

Survival Survey: What Are Your Plans For Bugging IN?

I got a question from one of my readers, Dee, and thought it would make a great Survival Survey. I live on my own in a suburb of a large city and don’t think I’m going [...]