Ham Radio: It Begins

Here’s a little twist. Today, I’m writing about something of which I am almost 100% ignorant. Today, I’m going to discuss ham radio. Before I did a wee bit of background research, about the only thing I could say for certain was that ham radio involves use of a radio, and I was fairly sure ...

Taking Preparedness Out of the Closet

I haven’t been publicizing this blog yet. Right now, it’s really just a forum for me to assemble my thoughts. But this past weekend, when meeting with friends and talking about what we did over our winter holidays, I mentioned that I had spent the time working with my husband to start up this website. ...

Pumpkin. CANNED Pumpkin.

I’m going to talk about something that’s not really mentioned that often among the Paleo set. I’m going to talk about produce. And not just any produce, mind you: CANNED produce. Specifically, today I’m going to focus on an underappreciated pantry staple, The Canned Pumpkin. Pumpkin isn’t really going to do you many favors in the ...

Coconut Oil

In the article "An Ode to Coconut Milk," I have stated my belief that fat is the optimal fuel source for the human body. I have also touched on the problem of finding ways to store fat in your pantry for emergency use. Luckily, there are a few superior resources, and of these, coconut oil ...