What is The American Dream and is it Still Alive?

We’ve all heard that ‘saying’, “The American dream”. I remember hearing it when I was young. Now many decades later I wonder what it means today and how it has changed. I suspect that the notion of the American dream brings differing thoughts from various people. But just what is …

Thanksgiving: What Are You Thankful For This Year?

(Sweet Potato Glaze) Happy Thanksgiving everyone! As we celebrate this Thanksgiving Day, I have 3 questions for you: 1. What are you thankful for this time around? 2. What are your favorite side dishes with your Turkey? 3. What is your favorite desert afterwards?   My answers: 1. Mrs.J and …

How To Know If Someone Is Following You

Here’s how to find out if someone is following you while you’re out walking, jogging, or anywhere out in public. Have you ever had the feeling that someone is following you? Did your senses alert you in some way but you just couldn’t put your finger on it? Try using …

What is a HEPA Air Filter and Which is Best?

You might be wondering, “What is considered HEPA and what is ‘good enough’?” I was recently asked that question regarding HEPA air filter for the home. A HEPA air filter is one that will filter out very tiny particles and is particularly recommended for allergy sufferers. I like HEPA because …

Christmas Gift For A Non Prepper

Here’s a thought… Buy a prep related Christmas gift for a non prepper. A gift that’s actually discretely a prep item. What might that be? Those of us who are already preparedness minded would likely enjoy watching a friend, relative, or child appreciate the value of a prep oriented Christmas …