Soups have long been the mainstay of any cook who is trying to stretch the larder to feed more people, or the budget to save money. Soup is the basic survival food. This is the first in a series of Survival Soup recipes that you can make from commonly stored foods, your garden in season, foraging … [Read more...] about How To Make A Hearty, Inexpensive “Survival Soup”
Blood tests are part of a physician’s routine to make sure that you’re healthy. Also, many testing centers are set up specifically to screen for any trouble before it becomes a bigger issue. At these locations, you simply visit a doctor on staff to receive an order for your desired test, then get … [Read more...] about How To Lower Your Blood Pressure Before You Are Poked
In today's economy every dollar counts. Many people out there are trying to stretch every dollar, while at the same time store additional supplies as part of their preparedness planning. You may not think of a Dollar Tree or similar store as a place to buy survival supplies, but let me tell you, … [Read more...] about Survival Supplies at the Dollar Store
I was just reading a post about making your own DIY sterile saline solution, but it didn’t call for canning the product, and they expressed concern over keeping it “clean enough” during storage (sterile). If you employ a canning process, you should not need to worry about sterility. I do water … [Read more...] about How to Make Your Own Saline Solution [Recipe]
It doesn't take long watching the news to get depressed with reports of terrible crimes and violence. The morality of this country has no doubt fallen and seems to be continuously getting worse. Older Americans are often targeted as they are more likely to carry cash and have the perception of being … [Read more...] about Self Defense for the “Seasoned” Citizen
How many of us wake up after a long night's sleep and make an assortment of noises just walking to the bathroom. This is the reality of getting older. Aches and pains equal limitations on the ability to perform certain tasks either comfortably or possibly not at all. It sucks. Period. As … [Read more...] about Getting Older Sucks. Period.