Hurricanes, Wing Nuts and Home...

Aug 25, 2012 by

A fun summary of our day getting ready for Hurricane Isaac, and what the unprepared public is doing.

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Flammable Objects & the W...

Jul 20, 2012 by

I love collecting flammable objects.. find out about our magically disappearing gasoline and the importance of using stabilizer.

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Adventures in Sorrowful Cookin...

Jun 1, 2012 by

Can you cook, and cook well, from stored foods? Our sorrowful cooking adventure starts with the simple plan to make granola out of a can of oats...

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Homemade Laundry Detergent Pho...

May 16, 2012 by

Enjoy a photo tour of our first batch of homemade laundry detergent. Only three simple ingredients, and it smells divine!

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Paracord, Laundry & the I...

May 14, 2012 by

Creative uses for paracord, sad thuwmping broken dryer noises and the usefulness of networking and community - see how it all comes together.

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Water Filtration Demonstration

May 10, 2012 by

Everyone needs clean and clear water. Check out a few ways to store it, purify it and take it with you on the go.

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Freckles, Fishing and Fun

Apr 17, 2012 by

A little tale involving the outdoors, some wriggly fish, my mentor James and an emergency on a mountaintop.

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Wet & Wild Camping

Mar 12, 2012 by

What happens when you go camping during a freak thunderstorm? Life rafts, hospital trips and outhouse adventures!

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Christmas Loot

Jan 10, 2012 by

Christmas is a time of family, a time of celebration... and a time to gather survival loot! And add to my collection of flammables...

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