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Home Preparedness: In case of Power Loss

Probably the most common home emergency is loss of power. Loss of power can occur for a number of reasons. A branch might fall on a wire, a telephone pole might be blown over, something might be struck by lightning, etc. 751 more words


Feng Shui for Survival

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I am trying to wrap my head around the teachings of feng-shui, to determine how far I want to take it in my own pursuits. 956 more words


"Great ShakeOut" Earthquake Drill to Occur Today (10/19)

All Marylanders Encouraged to Participate and Practice Earthquake Preparedness

REISTERSTOWN, Md. (October 18, 2017) — The Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) is asking residents to register and take part in the Great Southeast ShakeOut earthquake drill . 229 more words

Emergency Management

Getting Ready for a Natural Disaster

Hello readers, in wake of the North Bay fires that happened last week in which one of our fellow PF bloggers, DadsDollarsDebts lost his home and wrote a frightening 1,074 more words


Okayness and Friends

We received news that news will be forthcoming in two one week blocks.  That’s perfectly fine and dandy.  The night before we received news that news would be forthcoming I had to lullaby myself to sleep which is daft as heck because I know no matter how the chips fall, I’ll be completely fine. 481 more words


An Aztec Herbal: The Classic Codex of 1552

An Aztec Herbal: The Classic Codex of 1552

I love that this book is the real deal. Originally written in 1552 in Nahuatl, the language of the Aztecs, “An Aztec Herbal: The Classic Codex of 1552” explains the actual medicines used in the Aztec culture…more


Shakeout! Oct. 19, 2017

Millions of people worldwide will practice how to
Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:19 a.m. on October 19* during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills!

Washingtonians can join them today by… 547 more words