Preparing for the Holidays
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My new book is launching today and I thought it would be important that we talk about the risks in America as well as how we can enjoy this holiday season without concern of being offed by some violent refugee or even a natural born citizen. The level of disenfranchisement through this holiday season will be like nothing we Continue reading Preparing for the Holidays→
Winter is coming, Prepare Wisely!
Host: James Walton “I Am Liberty”
The days are getting shorter and here in Virginia the humidity is beginning to wane. This means different things to different people. Some of us love the holidays and the cold weather. I love the former but hate the latter. This could also mean there are lengthy checklists of things to prepare for depending on your location in the country.
At My Fathers Knee – Holidays Then and Now
Host: Lynna “The Other side… A Preppers Path”
The frost is on the pumpkins, within the week Americans across the country pause to give thanks and in many homes share a family dinner. As the old song says ‘Across the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house we go…. ‘ We won’t exactly be heading to Grandmothers house , however The Other Side will be taking a trek back into the days of yester year as Lynna launches a new show segment to be featured each month aptly named “At my Fathers Knee.”
Living a prepared life and learning to do so has opened the eyes and minds of many to the way things were, prior to the industrial revolution spreading across the land, changing the way we do most everything. The advent of the steam engine and electricity opened the flood gates of technology and with it a host of contraptions to easy the burdens of mankind engulfed society. A little something we call Progress, convenience, efficiency, abundance, ease and creating more with less. Each passing decade beginning in the mid to late 1800’s has taken the masses further and further away from hand and home production to machine and factory. Continue reading At My Fathers Knee, Holidays Then and Now→
Family and Preparedness!
Host: James Walton “I Am Liberty”
As we approach the holidays in a week we will be surrounded by dozens of people that know so much about us. Many of those family members who have known us our whole lives may not know that we share concerns about this world and prepare for them. The holidays are a time to come closer and give thanks for all we have. It might also be a time to find out who else has the gas masks in their attic.
It’s the smell of turkeys when your eyes open or football and cheap beer, its your favorite drunken uncle. The holidays often illuminate something that is kept deep in the recesses of our minds until the latter portion of the year. Tonight I want to talk about how to take advantage of the holidays and the time with family. Continue reading Family and Preparedness!→
Just hear those sleigh bells jinglin’ ring ting tinglin too! Come on and join the girls for another episode of the Homestead Honey Hour. The holidays are upon us and there is no better time of year to take advantage of great buys on all sorts of ingredients to stow away in your food storage than right now. Some people may scoff at some of us who choose to store what would be considered luxury items such as chocolate chips, nut meats, brown sugar, canned pumpkin, sweet potatoes and evaporated or condensed milk. However, these ingredients are used year round, not just at the holidays to make special treats. Most of them are nutritious, delicious and add an important part to your food storage, not to mention the ability to avoid appetite fatigue! So lets all talk about what to buy, the best way to buy and the best way to store some of these yummy and important items for the holidays and for everyday!