Metal Box Homes?

Well, I hope you had a great Thanksgiving  and are off to a good start for the Christmas season!  Today on Video Monday, we are going to look at a cool video on building a home from Metal containers.  While I have seen several videos on the subject, However, I really like this one and … Read more

A time to give thanks!

Today is Thanksgiving and a day to truly give thanks, for all that we are blessed with.  With everything that’s going on in the world today, it’s easy to forget about all we have been given.  Pilgrims took time to be thankful, even though their living conditions were hard.  We have so much and we … Read more

I apologize!

To all of my readers, I apologize for not having a new post for you today. I’m afraid the weather change has gotten to me and I’m a little under the weather.  I do appreciate you visiting our site and hope to have a new post for you tomorrow. You are greatly appreciated and I hope you … Read more

Be the wall, not the Cannon!

“Be the wall and not the cannon!”,  something we all want to consider.  In today’s post, we are going to look at it and how it applies to prepping and why it is so very important!  Sit back, grab some coffee and let’s chat. OK, so what exactly does this phrase mean?  Be the wall … Read more

What are Geodesic Domes?

What are Geodesic Domes?  Today on Video Monday, we are going to look at Geodesic Domes.  This is something my friend Bob and I have been discussing and I thought I would share a video with you that I found on YouTube that was posted by Zip Tie Domes.  It’s an interesting concept any one … Read more

Getting and staying in the Know!

In this week’s post on prepping for the elderly and the disabled, we are going to look at how you go about getting in the information loop and staying “in the know”.  Many that are elderly or disabled tend to be isolated because they seem to think they have nothing to offer other people or groups.  The … Read more

The never ending list!

Now I don’t know about you, but since I started prepping, I have developed a “Never Ending List”.  What is on this list you might ask?  It’s the list of supplies that I need to buy and it seems I am constantly reprioritizing it.  I add things to it and moving things form the bottom to … Read more

When good men do nothing!

“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.” Edmond Burke As I sat watching the terrorist attacks in Paris, all I could think of was the poor French citizens of Paris that are paying for the mistakes that their Government has made.  Welcoming the terrorist into their … Read more