Category Archives: Emergency Preparation and Risks

Topics dealing with The Bad Things that might happen, and what can be done to be better prepared to cope with them

Interesting Ammo Design

A couple of very interesting bullet makers with interesting designs. Continue reading

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Making Hooch and Cider

In the End Of The World As We Know IT (EOTWAWKI) just how will you prepare for the EOTWAWKI pary? When you can’t run down to BevMo for the party fixings, what will you do? I explore the answer, and how to make hootch the right way. Continue reading

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DIY Canned Soups

Some thoughts and links on DIY canned soup and particularly DIY Cream Of Chicken soup. Continue reading

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Silver stops tooth decay and cavities

Cavities (caries) in teeth treated with a silver solution stop growing and partially remineralize. Continue reading

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EMP – A Summary Starting Point

Some links and discussion of EMP risks. Continue reading

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Sorghum – An Interesting Useful Plant

A wandering exploration of Sorghum, the 5th most produced grain in the world, with a bit on uses and more on growing conditions. Small historical perspectives added. Continue reading

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Old Cookbooks – How About The White House?

Some thoughts on rendering lard and how to get an old White House Cookbook. Continue reading

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