Being prepared to leave quickly when you've got a baby can be difficult and stressful. Having a small bag packed for emergencies is the best plan you can have to be prepared for whatever life throws at you. Consider including some of these items in your Bug-Out Bag, if you have a baby. Check … [Read more...] about Bug-Out Bag: Emergency Survival Kit Essentials For Families With Babies
Not everyone has a full basement or a room that they can commit to storing their stockpile items. You may have very little space to keep your stockpiled items so you have to plan to cleverly store your stockpile without making your home look like that 1950s bunker we mentioned! But first, let's talk … [Read more...] about How to Organize and Store Your Stockpile
I am the worst at starting a fire. There. I admitted it. My husband constantly scoffs at my attempts to start a fire without his assistance and it drives me crazy! I hate buying those fire starter logs because, come on, I'm trying to save money and warm our house with the fireplace, not spend … [Read more...] about Make Your Own Fire Starters
Last spring I learned about rocket stoves when a friend built one. Ladies, these things are fabulous! They're easy to build, but capable of producing a hot flame that you can cook over or use to heat up an area. You can even bake bread with a little modification. Knowing how to build one from bricks … [Read more...] about What is a Rocket Stove? Why Do I Need One?