Meet five of my favorite herbal allies – who also happen to be wildly abundant in the Colorado Rockies. Mugwort, Uva Ursi, Usnea and more! How to identify, harvest and use the food and medicine that grows wild and free in the wilderness.
What’s Your Threat? What’s the biggest threat to you and your family? Check out some amazing blogs and how they attack their biggest threats to being more prepared and more self-reliant! I was very excited to opt-in with a bunch of my wonderful peers to write about “What’s Your Threat?” and I have to say […]
We are an outdoor family living in a remote mountain area known for frequent extreme weather–especially in the winter. For this reason, we never go anywhere without our family packs. While it used to be odd to me that visitors always wanted to go through and see what’s in them, I’m used to it now. […]
MWJ Survival Series has begun. I started things by discussing my chosen day pack and the contents within. We then ventured on to what I feel is the most important skill in the outdoors for survival and that is being able to start a fire and the various methods to use. We continue this week […]
Ok… As many of you have requested, the Survival Series at Mountain Woman Journals has now begun. Each week I will introduce a new video and skill that will aid you in the essential skills for survival. This week I started off with the contents of my day survival pack. I don’t leave the house […]