preparedness

Food
Kitchen Witch Corner

Shop to Stock Up for 10 days or More

Learning to stock up for the long term is a valuable skill in the best of times. It saves time, it saves money, it saves fuel, it prevents waste and it means that if there is an emergency, you won’t be tempted to jump on the panic buy bandwagon because you’re already stocked and, if […]

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Homestead and Hearthcraft

Survival Gardening- Choosing Seeds for Speed

It is a good thing I ordered the bulk of my seeds months ago and saved many from last year because I have noticed that many of the seed companies are on delayed shipping and some have even shut down ordering for the time being due to demand. It seems seeds are going the way […]

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Homestead and Hearthcraft

Preparedness – Quarantine Kit

We in America are spoiled. Serious disease does not affect most of us, and when it does, it is whisked away to sterile hospital rooms behind closed doors. They aren’t our problem. Even really serious diseases like Influenza, which kills thousands of people each year in the US is referred to as “just the flu” […]

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Homestead and Hearthcraft

Preparedness – Power Outage

We get a lot of power outages in our area so we have to be prepared all of the time to be out of power at least for the night if not for the weekend. Preparedness Habits Having a kit is well and good, but daily habits can do even more to ensure you’re not […]

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