Duck and cover – religious head covering in modern society, prepping, and Paganism

Duck and cover – religious head covering in modern society, prepping, and Paganism

When I first felt called to cover my hair I didn’t just resist the impulse, I resented it.  I felt it was an old-fashioned, misogynistic, crazy thing to cover your head just because you’re female.  I’d always thought of covering your head for religious reasons as something of a punishment for not being forward-thinking enough. […]

Ten Essential Skills: Prepping, Homesteading, or Just Adulting

Our schools teach reading, writing, and ‘rithmatic, but they don’t necessarily teach actual life skills.  How many people come out of high school without the knowledge to so much as balance a checkbook, even if they can do basic calculus?  There are a lot of basic skills that we need just to make our lives easier […]