Archive for ' Books/Resources'

25 Ways To Use Your Library’s Free Resources For Better Preparedness Posted:June 24, 2014 By:Ann Marie

25 Ways To Use Your Library’s Free Resources For Better Preparedness

Why spend money on information and services that your tax dollars are already paying for? Your public library has a multitude of benefits for its patrons, and you’d be smart to take advantage of the library’s [...]

A prepper encyclopedia for your smart phone: the Proclivus phone app Posted:June 21, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

A prepper encyclopedia for your smart phone: the Proclivus phone app

Whenever life takes me away from home for hours or days on end, my smartphone has become my computer for whenever I’m on the road. A big advantage of the smartphone is the multitude of apps [...]

Why I Read Disaster Novels, and You Should, Too Posted:May 30, 2014 By:LeAnn in Alaska

Why I Read Disaster Novels, and You Should, Too

When I was a kid, I was a voracious reader. I read a novel a day and if I couldn’t find something new to read, I would read a book over again. The variety of genres [...]

Book Review: Prepper’s Long-Term Survival Guide by Jim Cobb Posted:April 23, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

Book Review: Prepper’s Long-Term Survival Guide by Jim Cobb

Prepping is kind of fun. Watching survival shows on TV is fun. What’s not so much fun is thinking about scenarios in which hand-to-mouth survival is something that goes on for years, not just a few [...]

Book review: Living Ready Pocket Manual: First Aid by James Hubbard M.D. Posted:January 08, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

Book review: Living Ready Pocket Manual: First Aid by James Hubbard M.D.

I never thought I would enjoy reading a book about treating burns to human flesh, but I actually did when I read Dr. James Hubbard’s book Burns. When he asked if I would read and review [...]

12 Days of Holiday Giveaways: Day 7, Super Survival Book Bonanza! Posted:December 04, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

12 Days of Holiday Giveaways: Day 7, Super Survival Book Bonanza!

This giveaway has ended. The winners have been notified by email. They are: Melissa, Kristie, Colleen, and Greg. I had several additional books offered by authors and will include them in an upcoming giveaway. Visit this [...]

Step-by-Step with The Survival Mom: Lesson 2, Define your disaster & Set priorities Posted:October 02, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

Step-by-Step with The Survival Mom: Lesson 2, Define your disaster & Set priorities

Click HERE to download the complete lesson and study sheet. As a mom, it’s sometimes hard to set priorities. Is it more important to get dinner ready, put the laundry in the dryer before it molds, [...]

Video Vibe Recording! Home & Personal Safety Posted:October 02, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

Video Vibe Recording! Home & Personal Safety

Just in case you missed the outstanding video webinar last night, here’s the link for the recording: https://www.fuzemeeting.com/replay_meeting/83fba1fc/5530647 You’ll hear a martial arts expert, Steve Ledford, discuss the 4 phases of self-defense, alternative weapons, how a [...]

October Video Vibe TUESDAY, October 1!  Home & Personal Safety Posted:September 30, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

October Video Vibe TUESDAY, October 1! Home & Personal Safety

Mark your calendars and be ready to join the experts on Tuesday, October 1 at 9PM Eastern. I’ll be hosting a group of experts in the field of safety who will answer questions and share their [...]

August’s most popular shows on Survival Mom Radio Network Posted:September 12, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

August’s most popular shows on Survival Mom Radio Network

If you haven’t listened to our line up of all-women hosts on The Survival Mom Radio Network, you really are missing out! Here are just a few of the topics covered recently: Herbal salves, tinctures and [...]