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I am horrified at what has been unfolding in the U.S. in regards to the Ebola virus. From 2003-2005, I was the Team Leader of a U.S. Government Disaster Medical Assistance Team, a 120+ member group of volunteer physicians, nurses, Read More

The post Ebola Has Unnecessarily Come to America…And I Am Livid! by Jim Acosta appeared first on The Survival Mom. Be sure to check it out!

Author: Jim Acosta
Posted: October 25, 2014, 4:00 pm

The Survival Mom finds all kinds of great books, gadgets, and things we can all use to help us in our every day lives and in becoming more prepared. It can be hard to keep track of them, and even Read More

The post Ta Da! Check Out the NEW SURVIVAL MOM TEAM STORE! by Liz Long appeared first on The Survival Mom. Be sure to check it out!

Author: Liz Long
Posted: October 25, 2014, 6:00 am

Winter is a time that I usually spend organizing and cleaning stuff since I can’t spend a whole lot of time outdoors without turning into a human popsicle!  So one of my winter projects is usually to go through my Read More

The post Fast, Healthy Meals in a Jar by The Survival Mom appeared first on The Survival Mom. Be sure to check it out!

Author: The Survival Mom
Posted: October 24, 2014, 8:02 am

Ever have one of those days when you just want to crawl into a quiet little cubbyhole somewhere and have some “me” time? The Privacy Pop may be what you’re looking for. You can win one of these terrific hideaways Read More

The post Need some peace & quiet? Win a Privacy Pop! by The Survival Mom appeared first on The Survival Mom. Be sure to check it out!

Author: The Survival Mom
Posted: October 24, 2014, 7:00 am

By now, or at least, hopefully by now, you have figured out the lone wolf approach doesn’t work well in survival situations. Despite numerous fiction novels featuring the protagonist as a lone wolf survivor, having a team, group or MAG Read More

The post Picking Group Members for the Long-Haul by Rob Hanus appeared first on The Survival Mom. Be sure to check it out!

Author: Rob Hanus
Posted: October 23, 2014, 6:00 am

5-gallon buckets are a mainstay in most American homes. We use them to store wheat and other foods, use them to organize supplies and tools — they have a million different uses. The Bucket Backpack was reviewed here recently and Read More

The post CONTEST: What would you put in YOUR Bucket Backpack? by The Survival Mom appeared first on The Survival Mom. Be sure to check it out!

Author: The Survival Mom
Posted: October 22, 2014, 10:00 am

As a new mom, I was wary of having guns in the household. My husband was a lifetime member of the NRA and quite the gun enthusiast but I had never even fired a single shot. Never even used a Read More

The post Common Sense Strategies for Teaching Gun Safety: Guns Are a Big Deal by Liz Long appeared first on The Survival Mom. Be sure to check it out!

Author: Liz Long
Posted: October 22, 2014, 6:00 am

The folks at the All American Sun Oven company have teamed up with a large group of bloggers and we are giving away a deluxe Sun Oven! The retail price of this set is $399! But that is only the Read More

The post Win An All American Sun Oven in this Giveaway! by The Survival Mom appeared first on The Survival Mom. Be sure to check it out!

Author: The Survival Mom
Posted: October 21, 2014, 5:21 pm

In a true survival situation, such as if you’re lost in the woods, the first priority is to do everything you can to maintain your core body temperature. Hypothermia (core temperature too low) can kill a whole lot faster than Read More

The post Basic Steps to Maintain Your Core Temperature by Jim Cobb appeared first on The Survival Mom. Be sure to check it out!

Author: Jim Cobb
Posted: October 21, 2014, 6:00 am

One of the most common issues I’m asked regularly about is something along the lines of, “My husband/wife/significant other ridicules the whole idea of prepping.” It is disheartening, to say the least, when someone we love isn’t on board with Read More

The post Getting Buy-In When You Don’t See Eye to Eye by Jim Cobb appeared first on The Survival Mom. Be sure to check it out!

Author: Jim Cobb
Posted: October 20, 2014, 6:00 am




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