Safety pins are great to keep on hand. For starters, they are small, compact, and lightweight; all good things when thinking about preps! Bonus point: you can fit 100 of them in a very small space, making them excellent for your BOB! You can keep a few looped through your zippers, in your coin pocket, […]
One question we often get about living off the grid is “what about water?” Lucky for us, we get all of our water from the lake behind our house with a one-of-a-kind off grid water system. We don’t have to worry about water delivery, water hauling, or water shortages. And of the many challenges we […]
Dental floss is a great item to have on you. In your purse, EDC, BOB, glovebox, or even your pocket, dental floss has so many uses other than just cleaning between your teeth! There are several kinds of dental floss available, waxed, flavored, and unwaxed. It’s a good idea to have some of each variety […]
When we hear the word “survival”, it seems most of us think of things like starting fires, building shelters, hunting, fishing, searching for water and other basic survival skills. Although those things are essential to our survival, there are other areas that we need to take into consideration that is just as important. Every woman […]
Do you have a well-thought out first aid kit in your home? There have been so many times that one of us has gotten hurt around the farm. I don’t mean major things, but cuts, scrapes and bang ups that need more than a band-aid. You need a first aid kit to prepare for all […]
It’s spring time in Missouri and that means that tornado season has officially started. We try to be as prepared as possible and having the storm shelter organized and fully stocked is a top priority this time of year.