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Cara fully prepare: Gear for outdoor eating

Whether you are attending a reunion, potluck or pitchin, you need the right gear.  Preparing in advance, encourages that grab and go action for your next picnic in the park. This is the perfect size for a round 3 quart crockpot to travel to your destination. Continuing the mobility them of preparations, these are wheeled insulated coolers… Continue reading Cara fully prepare: Gear for outdoor eating

Emergency · Glamping · Picnic · Prepare · Tailgate · Talegating

Cara fully prepare: Mobile Water Wagon

The irony is this mobile water wagon has everything but H2O.  The vessels to filter, hold and utilize water are the focus of the project.  Supplementary to the Mobile Kitchen this water wagon meets the needs of 2 adults both for nourishment and hygiene.  The camp shower also doubles as a hot water source and can operate… Continue reading Cara fully prepare: Mobile Water Wagon

Emergency · Food · Glamping · Prepare · Tailgate · Talegating

Cara fully prepare: Listing the Mobile Kitchen

With a knack for the details, this is a inventory for the purposes of listing the components necessary in the skill of packing a mobile kitchen.  Glamping, Tailgating are gateways to preparing you and your family for emergency situations.  Preparation in advance prevents panic. Top Shelf: Tools that handle raw food Tongs (Long and short)… Continue reading Cara fully prepare: Listing the Mobile Kitchen

Emergency · Food · Glamping · Prepare · Tailgate · Talegating · Uncategorized

Cara fully prepare: The Skill of Packing

My approach to prepping is to be life ready.  So it seemed natural to create traveling kitchen or otherwise know as the Chuck Box here in the Midwest.  A chuck box was a traveling tool box of a road cook and was stocked with the essentials of a kitchen.  With a modern spin, rolling compartmental storage was a… Continue reading Cara fully prepare: The Skill of Packing

Food · Frugal · Legumes · Tailgate · Urban Farm

Because the big game is in the parking lot

Whether you play bean bag toss or cornhole, Sunday is sacred a day to gather together with those that you hold dear. It is Saturday night and your Sunday is going to be in a parking lot filled with a wasteland of junk food and a blight of nutrition. Make your game day decision to nourish… Continue reading Because the big game is in the parking lot

Farm Market · Food · Frugal · Legumes · Prepare · Tailgate · Talegating

Tailgating with a crockpot: There is just more “thyme”

Overwhelmed by the back to school blurr, when you would rather get your looks ready for the tailgating season? Loveage and thyme from the permaculture patch add savory flavor to your fall tailgate. Seek out one step meals, so that you can find more time to sew, bedazzle and apply low cost iron decals for frugal fashion. Here are tips for… Continue reading Tailgating with a crockpot: There is just more “thyme”

Emergency · Glamping · Prepare · Tailgate · Talegating

Fall/Winter UrBIN travel kit

Whether you are getting ready for the big game in the parking lot or just want to be road worthy for severe weather, these are my must haves for my Fall/Winter UrBIN kit: 30 hour candle Duct Tape Ear Plugs Thermacare body wrap Toasty Toes foot Insole Trash Bag Hot Hands Hand warmer Hot Cans Cocoa a… Continue reading Fall/Winter UrBIN travel kit

Emergency · Glamping · Permaculture · Prepare · Tailgate · Talegating

Tailgating is a gateway to thoughtful prepping: 10 must haves

Getting ready for the big game or a natural disaster is on the top of my list.  I enjoy planned spontaneity, so in preparation for that tailgate here are my 10 items for the cookoff before the kickoff that can prepare your household for an emergency situation. 1.  A propane slow cooker to keep the soup or chili warm while off the grid  or… Continue reading Tailgating is a gateway to thoughtful prepping: 10 must haves