Category: Resilience

How to Build a Rain Barrel Platform

If you are a Master Carpenter: You can go ahead and skip this post and find something more interesting on the interwebs…… maybe by visiting my full Site Index. 😉 You, Sir or Madam, are most definitely not me. After

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DIY Rain Barrel

Last time we discussed why You Want a Rain Barrel.  I even went on a little rant there at the end.  Yeah, you’re welcome. Now that we’re all hot and bothered and ready to roll, I’m here to provide a step-by-step

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Rain, Rain, Don’t Go Away

I was going to go with a Milli Vanilli inspired title, but I guess our “Toddler Radio” Pandora station won out.  Have to admit it’s been wearing me down… wearing me down in a glittery, high pitched, Sillies-Shaking-Out, psychological torture

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Family Resilience Essentials – Water

Last time around I introduced a series I’m calling Family Resilience Essentials.  Every now and then I plan to share a few simple things we all can do to help prepare for a rainy day… Just in case. Here is

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Family Resilience Essentials

Hey mainstream America, can we be clear about something?  Just because someone decides to keep a little food and water on hand… that doesn’t make them a tin-foiled, paranoid, raving mad lunatic “prepping” for a zombie apocalypse.  OK? Photo credited

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