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INSTANT SURVIVAL TIP: Everyday Carry for Kids Posted:March 15, 2014 By:Brenda

INSTANT SURVIVAL TIP: Everyday Carry for Kids

Many of us have long lists of EDC items that never leave our sides, but what about our kids? Would they be ready for an emergency at school or even a friend’s house? Here are some [...]

Posted:March 11, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

The 5 essential oils I use most often

If you’ve ever visited the Young Living website or the essential oils section of a health food store, you know there are dozens and dozens of different oils. Some are single oils, such as lemon and [...]

Posted:February 18, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

INSTANT SURVIVAL TIP: Add silk long underwear to your preps

It must have been more than 25 years ago when I bought a peach colored set of silk long underwear. Many winters they just sat in the bottom dresser drawer, seeing as how Phoenix rarely experiences [...]

An important update to the West Virginia water crisis Posted:February 04, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

An important update to the West Virginia water crisis

A few days ago I posted a first-person account of what life was like when hundreds of thousands of people in West Virginia discovered just how tainted their city water was. They couldn’t drink it, use [...]

Learn how an emergency disaster specialist respond to a crisis and more on The Survival Mom Radio Network! Posted:February 03, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

Learn how an emergency disaster specialist respond to a crisis and more on The Survival Mom Radio Network!

What does a beautiful blonde, jars of chutney, and the Haitian earthquake of 2010 have in common? Diane Deveraux, The Canning Diva! This blonde mom of 2 busy kids started her professional life as an emergency [...]

The Top 10 Survival Mom Stories for 2013 Posted:January 07, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

The Top 10 Survival Mom Stories for 2013

What a year 2013 was for The Survival Mom blog, radio network, and for me, personally. This site received more than 1.5 million visits, an amazing number! I so appreciate you, the reader, for your continued [...]

12 Days of Holiday Giveaways: Something for the guys! Posted:December 16, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

12 Days of Holiday Giveaways: Something for the guys!

This great giveaway is the next to the last in my series for the holidays, and it has something for every guy in your life! First, for the electronics-junkie, we have a Duracell Powermatt “24 Hour Power [...]

12 Days of Holiday Giveaways: Day 3, Lisa Whelchel workout DVD & Personal Planners! Posted:December 01, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

12 Days of Holiday Giveaways: Day 3, Lisa Whelchel workout DVD & Personal Planners!

New Years Resolution time is only a month away. Bad news, I know. Two of the most common resolutions for most people is to get in shape and get organized. I’ve found over the years that [...]

50 Last Minute Ways to Prepare for an Emergency Posted:November 29, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

50 Last Minute Ways to Prepare for an Emergency

This article was written by Jodi and Julie of Food Storage Made Easy fame. It was one of their most popular articles this year. You can listen to Jodi and Julie every other Thursday on The [...]

“American Blackout” Tips & Tricks for Survival Posted:November 11, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

“American Blackout” Tips & Tricks for Survival

I don’t usually post articles from my newsletter, but with the re-broadcast of “American Blackout” coming up on Wednesday, November 13, I thought I’d share this from my October 28, email.   NatGeo’s latest survival show, [...]