In light of the recent storms and consequent power outages and deaths, it would be prudent to examine your preparedness levels and play a little [more…]
OK so the Supreme Court of the United States ruled yesterday on "Obamacare". I myself have got to say, this will break our [more…]
Baby, It's Dark Outside!
I have spoken before about fuel for heat and cooking. A byproduct of an open fire is light. What about lighting [more…]
I left off in my previous article in the year 1804. Arron Burr shot and fatally wounded Alexander Hamilton. Hamilton's death did nothing to stem [more…]
I recently came across a blog post by a fellow prepper who was speaking about how having a wife and children has affected the way [more…]
As I write this, I sit here thinking about the minor destruction caused by the thunderstorms that ripped through the Midwest over the past summer. [more…]
We all experience sleeplessness to one degree or another. Sleepless nights due to stress, worry, nerves. We all go through it about once a [more…]
Making soap can be messy and potentially dangerous!
You will be handling some harsh, caustic chemicals and hot fats. YOU MUST TAKE SOME [more…]
SAFETY PRECAUTIONS AND DISCLAIMERS ARE FOUND AT THE END OF THIS POST.
Part Two: Fat
Alright. Now you have lye water, now what? Well you [more…]
A SAFETY DISCLAIMER AND WARNINGS WILL BE FOUND AT THE END OF THIS POST AND EVERY POST PERTAINING TO SOAP MAKING.
Making soap [more…]
A question was asked on one of the many preparedness boards I frequent by someone who is just starting to prepare:
"Looking for feedback [more…]