Everyday Life · The Beginning · The Beginning

Kiddo “GO BAG”

Written by Julie   "Start 'em young!" Plant seeds in their souls to be courageous, empowered, responsible and self sufficient. ~me    My husband and I try to be realistic with our kids even though they might start asking some tough questions.  We involve them in our “preparedness” because......  Preparedness is part of our lives therefore part of theirs… Continue reading Kiddo “GO BAG”

Everyday Life · Military Life

Total Dear Diary Moment Here…

Hello Friends, it's been awhile! Do you ever have those days and/or weeks that just seem so crammed with stuff you don't know where the time has gone?  Just me? My life tries to stay organized by three different calendars; phone, planner, and dry erase to keep me straight but sometimes.... not even the calendars… Continue reading Total Dear Diary Moment Here…

The Beginning · Tips & Tricks · Zero Waste

DIY Water Collection made Simple

Written by: Julie Learning about preparedness helped me understand why water is extremely important especially during emergencies.  Read Christa's post about her water storage  if you haven't already to learn more about it.  We have a similar system in place for our bottled water storage.  Living in the Pacific North West, we get a lot of… Continue reading DIY Water Collection made Simple

Experiences · Tiny Human Travel Series

THT Series: Yellowstone National Park – Where No Connection Meets Real Connection

As my husband and I mapped out our trek across the United States of America there is one thing we knew for sure.... Yellowstone National Park was a MUST! Our bucket list was calling and so we must go. We had a timeline to meet, as many military/PCS moves do, so we had to be… Continue reading THT Series: Yellowstone National Park – Where No Connection Meets Real Connection

All Natural · Everyday Life · Uncategorized

HOLD ON! Here Comes a New Lifestyle!

Written by: Julie About 5 years ago I started to learn about toxic chemicals in personal care products,  medication and household cleaning chemicals, effects of fluoride, contaminants in tap water, GMO’s, harmful hormones in meat and dairy products, preservatives in processed foods, pesticides and other toxic substances used for growing food, carcinogenic ingredients in vaccines… Continue reading HOLD ON! Here Comes a New Lifestyle!