Black Woman Wild West Pioneer: Stagecoach Mary Fields
Mary was the first African-American female star route (U.S. Postal Service) mail carrier in the United States. That might sound like a small feat, but given the chaos of the old wild Wild West and racial discrimination, Mary was a brave woman.
3 Best Steps to Prevent Mosquito Bites
Mosquito bites are painful and itchy. I get plenty every summer and I hate it. With summer here, mosquitos will be in high abundance, and unfortunately itchy bumps may be the least of our worries. The Illinois Department of Public Health has confirmed that two…
How to Build a 72 Hour Survival Bag You Can Be Proud Of
You’re going to need a survival bag. Being prepared is half the battle, and a 72 hour survival bag is your frontline soldier in this case.
5 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About Martial Law
Is martial law what we’re heading towards? There’s been a lot of talk recently about the United States possibly heading towards martial law. There has also been a lot of questions on what the heck martial law even is! It sounds scary. There have been…
Looming Danger: Your Ultimate Guide to Not Being a Mugging Victim
My boyfriend and I almost got mugged– twice– on a trip to Vegas just months ago. No one wants to be another statistic.
How to Make Antibacterial Disinfectant Spray Like a Pro
In these times I’m trying to accomplish a simple to make spray that follows the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines for killing bacteria that can cause all types of infections, but most importantly COVID19.
The Best Way to Learn How to Deal With the Coronavirus Pandemic: Zombie Movies
It is my argument that zombies movies are the perfect source in getting a sense of what you can expect from the coronavirus pandemic.