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Cara fully prepared: let’s get pickled

For use in an extreme emergency situations... like a the big game in the parking lot. This multi purpose mini bar has six stair stepping boxes and is the black box on the right made by Caboodles.  I was cautious with measurements to fit the "airline" size bottles for travel and convenience at a tailgate… Continue reading Cara fully prepared: let’s get pickled

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Cara fully Prepared: Medic Table

With winter lingers here, I am thinking about a medic table for 2017.  I upgrade to a table from a mobile medical kit.   When working with permaculture, and outdoor medic table will be ideal to accommodate emergencies without house disruption. The bright and cheerful colors will be a feature during the "You are one in a melon" season… Continue reading Cara fully Prepared: Medic Table

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Cara fully prepared: a Befana Day Pull Along

When I threw down my broom on Befana day, I squeezed in some time for a new Shower Pull Along in honor of the wise woman who followed the star.  In the legend, Befana was the housekeeper to the wise men as they traveled to the Star of Bethlehem on Epiphany. In the Befana spirit… Continue reading Cara fully prepared: a Befana Day Pull Along

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Cara Fully Prepare: Let there by Light Pull Along

What if the lights go out?  During our season of lights, I am Cara fully preparing a pull along in the event of emergency.  This time I choose a Stainless steel Trinity. It is has a wider base then the Stanley pull along that I have previously featured.  It has a large bin for the… Continue reading Cara Fully Prepare: Let there by Light Pull Along

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Cara fully Prepare: Pull along Sanitation

Falling back on time makes me feel inside out.  Feeling distraught moves me to action with a Cara fully prepared pull along for outdoor sanitation.  Prepacking for that tailgate, potluck or family reunion is essential for the Big game in the parking lot.   I choose the Stanley lower bin tool box because of the quality of… Continue reading Cara fully Prepare: Pull along Sanitation

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Apothecara: Sage Salve

Apothecara: Laundry Room Wildcrafting A step by step on how to use the crockpot for a non edible but topical balm for your skin.  Below is a checklist of materials to maximize your money with the use of the slow cooker. You got this gear, now get the laundry room ready for some wildcrafting. A… Continue reading Apothecara: Sage Salve

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Cara fully prepare: Beans and Band aids

I make it a habit to be prepared with gauze, swabs and surgical dressing.  I make herbal infusions, tinctures and salves using our agricultural commodities from U-Relish Farm.  My favorite item is the mason jar of salve with Arnica petal, clove and calendula petals.  This smooth balm saturates the skin with olive oil and protects with Bees Wax.… Continue reading Cara fully prepare: Beans and Band aids

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Stadium Lessons and zipper pockets

When 100,000 people converge in one location, the solution is no bag just some pants with zipper pockets.  I wore all the wrong clothing in the Big House during the game at the University of Michigan stadium. A plunging neckline and a wide brim hat, I had consider posting a picture but then squashed that… Continue reading Stadium Lessons and zipper pockets

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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

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Cara fully Prepare: First Aid

A recent spider sting reminded me of the fragility of the human body and without the necessary supplies we are vulnerable to what is available at the closest drug store.  Permaculture can give us tinctures, salves and balms but not a viable solution for equipment and sterile bandages.  I chose a Delsey Titanium Hardcase with… Continue reading Cara fully Prepare: First Aid