Archive for ' Preparedness'

Tight Space Prepping: Decorating your home for survival Posted:January 03, 2015 By:Teraesa Farrell

Tight Space Prepping: Decorating your home for survival

Just because you live in a small apartment or home doesn’t mean that you can’t join the wonderful world of prepping. There are many ways to have a garden, store food, and enjoy your living space [...]

Book Review: 5 Stars for Stay Alive! Survival Skills You Need, By John D. McCann Posted:December 31, 2014 By:Robert Camp

Book Review: 5 Stars for Stay Alive! Survival Skills You Need, By John D. McCann

Have you been looking for a book that covers survival kits and gear as well as basic survival skills? Stay Alive!: Survival Skills You Need, by John D McCann, is a book you should consider. After reading and reviewing [...]

5 things I learned from lice Posted:December 30, 2014 By:Sarah Anne Carter

5 things I learned from lice

Lice – they’re something every parent hopes they never have to deal with. To have bugs crawling around and laying eggs in your hair or your child’s hair can send shivers up anyone’s spine and fill [...]

Homeschooling: Where Academics & Survival Skills Meet Posted:December 30, 2014 By:Teraesa Farrell

Homeschooling: Where Academics & Survival Skills Meet

Homeschooling is quite an undertaking, but one of the great benefits of homeschooling is that you can teach your kids the real-world skills you think they will need to survive, not what some bureaucrat decreed. (For [...]

My Opinion: Why I Feel Survival Moms Should Carry Posted:December 28, 2014 By:Tammy Trayer

My Opinion: Why I Feel Survival Moms Should Carry

I feel very strongly that women should not only carry a firearm, but be very knowledgeable on the gun they carry, know gun safety and know how to very accurately use their gun. Women and children [...]

Survival Mom’s Top News Stories of 2014, with Tips for Preppers! Posted:December 27, 2014 By:The Survival Mom

Survival Mom’s Top News Stories of 2014, with Tips for Preppers!

  2014 was the year the unthinkable happened when the Ebola virus entered the United States and millions of Americans scrambled to buy face masks and bottles of bleach. It was the year that more and [...]

“Build the Perfect Survival Kit”, by John D. McCann: Book Review Posted:December 23, 2014 By:Robert Camp

“Build the Perfect Survival Kit”, by John D. McCann: Book Review

Do you need to put together a survival kit for your Everyday Carry, Bug Out Bag (BOB), an upcoming backpacking trip or your vehicle, to name just a few possibilities? I have an excellent resource to help you: [...]

“The Ultimate Situational Survival Guide”, by Robert Richardson: Book Review Posted:December 23, 2014 By:Robert Camp

“The Ultimate Situational Survival Guide”, by Robert Richardson: Book Review

Let me start by telling you what I think Robert Richardson’s first book, The Ultimate Situational Survival Guide, isn’t. It’s not the same old rehash of survival skills regurgitated between the covers of a newly minted [...]

How to Survive a Blizzard in Your Vehicle Posted:December 19, 2014 By:Robert Camp

How to Survive a Blizzard in Your Vehicle

How do you survive if you become trapped in your vehicle during a blizzard? With winter fast approaching, this is a good question. The last few years have seen unseasonably cold and snowy winters in the [...]

Stock Your Pantry From Scratch: Homemade Apple Pie Filling Posted:December 18, 2014 By:Lisa Barthuly

Stock Your Pantry From Scratch: Homemade Apple Pie Filling

Apples just seem to overflow here at our homestead. And thankfully so! They are an excellent staple to have on the pantry shelf, easy to can & put up and best of all…delicious! If /when the [...]