Category: The Other Side…A Preppers Path

Health Care and Sam Coffman!

Health Care and Sam Coffman! Lynna “A Preppers Path” Health care is on the minds of many particularly this week with the Obamacare Health Exchanges going on line Tuesday morning. A controversial plan at best, our Nation has embarked on a new course for health care and the people. Notice I didn’t say its people, …

Fire Season & Being Prepared!

Fire Season & Being Prepared! Lynna “A Preppers Path” Warning! Warning! Will Robinson Danger! This warning isn’t just for Will Robinson of the famed Lost in Space but for All. The 2015 fire season is already upon us. Record temperatures of as much as 25 above normal run rampant throughout the U.S., snow pack on …

Natural pest control

Natural pest control, staying healthy! Lynna “A Preppers Path” Mice and ants and weevils OH MY! No it’s not the old lions and tigers and bears oh my! We aren’t in OZ anymore but right here in our own home, the pantry and more. Summer weather is arriving nearly everywhere in the Western Hemisphere and …

Surviving an Urban Disaster!

Surviving an Urban Disaster! Lynn “A Preppers Path” Disaster Happens, it’s a given whether man-made or natural, we can pretty much know that at some given time or another we or a loved one will have to endure and survive a disaster. Often times when discussing such things the conversation can take on some pretty …

Bird Flu Sweeping US, should you worry?

Bird Flu Sweeping US, should you worry? Lynna “A Preppers Path” All major news outlets in the past few days have related stories of the bird flu and it’s ravages on poultry producers throughout the Mid-West reporting some 40 million birds have died or put down due to contamination. It’s not just chickens, the turkey …

After the Disaster: Myth or Reality?

After the Disaster: Myth or Reality? Lynna: “A Preppers Path” Recently I viewed a UK television show called Survivors and besides being an arm chair critic of the lack of reality of actual scenarios, such as a breach birth and a perfectly clean baby along with a medical emergency where CPR was initated and the …

Chicken breeds, which is right?

Chicken breeds, which is right? Host: Lynna “A Preppers Path” To Be or Not to Be-Chickens! Last we talked about whether you really should raise chickens or not, though they are relative easy to keep compared with other types of farm animals raising them isn’t a total walk in the park. Now that we’ve looked …

Should I be raising chickens?

Should I be raising chickens? Host: Lynna “A Preppers Path” Chickens, the egg before the hen or the hen before the egg? An age ole question and at this stage of the game does it matter? Chickens lay eggs and eggs turn into chickens, both are good tasting and nutritious and are the key to the …

Spring Cleaning!

Spring Cleaning! Host Lynna “A Preppers Path” Spring and the inevitable Spring Cleaning saga begins. It’s the same story every spring, not that your home is particularly dirty or messy but we all feel that urge to sweep out the winter and bring in the new, the natural cycle of the seasons. Walking down the …

In Home Freeze Dryer Give-A-Way!

In Home Freeze Dryer Give-A-Way! There are those that can off set the cost of that weekly grocery bill with their expertise in preserving food. Either by canning or dehydrating, food is not wasted and can last for a long time. What about freeze dried food? While convenient, with a shelf life of up to 25 …

Food storage & understanding the label

Food storage & understanding the label! Host: Lynna “The Other Side A Preppers Path” Food and the prepared life seems simple enough, however, there are so many varied aspects or aisles to travel down. There is the often first heard of, storage, how much for how long, bulk or freeze dried or? Grow your own, farmers …

Wood Burning 101 and Alternatives!

Wood Burning 101 and  Alternatives Host: Lynna “The Other side… A Preppers Path” The wood burning stove or more affectionately the wood stove was a mainstay and center of many a home, giving up dominance as a necessary appliance in the home to the likes of coal, natural gas and electricity. The woodstove gradually lost …

Dandelion The Dandy of All

Dandelion The Dandy of All Host: Lynna “The Other side… A Preppers Path” Perhaps no other plant gets a worse rap than the dandelion, cursed vehemently by landscaper and homeowner alike, the dandy of all weeds. Perhaps it’s time to take a closer look at this golden beauty and her secrets, just what have you …