The List No One Thought to Check Twice

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Our hearts go out to the victims in San Bernardino, California. This was a coordinated attack that smacks of the Islamic State…and it will get worse, much worse long before it gets any better. Coordinated being the operative word. Look friends, these people are coming after us. They believe it is their duty to actively… Read more »

Well, There You Have It…

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“No government of a free people can protect its citizenry from those ruled by ideology. The responsibility, theability, in basic terms, can only be realized by the people themselves.” ~ J.S. FINN 129 dead and more than 350 injured, 99 critically Friends, neighbors and fellow Americans, mark my words: This will happen here, and it will be sooner… Read more »

5 Tips for Raising a Self-Reliant Family

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“Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.” ~Aristotle Friends, Fall is coming, and along with it comes the realization that both of my children will be moving out and starting life on their own. I can’t help but wonder and worry a little bit if I have taught them well. Have I told them… Read more »

Don’t Tell Me I’m not Prepared.

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Jax Reading

Well, it seems that everyone is talking about it now, thanks to an article written by Kathryn Shultz and published on yesterday. It’s the talk of the town, especially if your town happens to be located somewhere along the Pacific Northwest shoreline. The Really Big One is a detailed article about an area off… Read more »

The Real Threat to our Sovereignty

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Jax Poppin off lead

So you probably were expecting a fun article about me making a fool of myself trying to handle this AKSU-74 at a buddy’s gun store/range, but that’s where you’d be wrong. Although it was a lot of fun, the reason I brought it up is because it reminded me of something Jon Huntsman Jr. said… Read more »

The Graduation Gift that Made People Gasp!

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Daughter 9mm

Wow, where did the time go?  It seems like just yesterday that I was bouncing my baby girl on my knee and now she is a high school graduate.  I can hardly believe we made it through it…the diapers, the ponytails, the dresses…and the BOYS.  Oh the boys.  We have been preparing for this time… Read more »

Campfire Cookin’- Bagged Omelettes

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Bagged Omelete

Bagged Omelets – A Camper’s Favorite              This week’s Prepper Hack is another great campfire recipe that everyone in the family is sure to love! It’s a favorite for my family, no doubt and I usually just prep everything…the toppings and such…the night before we leave. That way, we can just get up that first morning,… Read more »