Archive for ' Books/Resources'

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 [...]

Are you a victim of Craft Show Delusion Disorder? Posted:August 15, 2013 By:The Survival Mom

Are you a victim of Craft Show Delusion Disorder?

I love the idea of people selling handmade wares and reaping the benefits of their creativity and hard work, but invariably what happens is that I’ll see something I absolutely love and then say to myself, [...]