Archive for August, 2010

Shelter and Every Needful Thing

August 16, 2010 8:00 am | No Comments

Here is an excellent overview in a pretty good nutshell put together by Lancaster Stake entitled Building Your Ark…Lessons Learned from Noah by Debbie Kent (For a Briefer Summary click here). Preparation in 4 levels is offered and it is one of the best summaries I’ve seen.  It should be useful to you if you are an emergency preparedness specialist for you area.


August 15, 2010 9:09 am | No Comments


Oh…it’s oh-so-true…

If someone in a Home Depot store offers you assistance and
they don’t work there, you live in Utah .

If you’ve worn shorts and a
parka at the same time, you live in Utah

If you’ve had a lengthy telephone conversation with someone who dialed the wrong number, you live in Utah .

If ‘vacation’ means going anywhere south of Salt Lake City for the
weekend, you live in Utah .

If you measure distance in hours, you live in Utah .

If you know several people who have hit a deer more than once, you
live in Utah .

If you have switched from ‘heat’ to ‘A/C’ and back again in
the same day, you live in Utah .

If you install security lights on your
house and garage but leave both unlocked, you live in Utah .

I f you can drive 75 mph through 2 feet of snow during a raging blizzard without flinching,
you live in Utah .

If you design your kid’s Halloween costume to fit over
a snowsuit, you live in Utah .

If the speed limit on the highway is 75 mph — you’re going 80,

and everyone is still passing you, you live in Utah .

If driving is better in the winter because the potholes are filled
with snow, you live in Utah .

If you know all 4 seasons: almost winter,
winter, still winter, and road construction, you live in Utah .

If you find 10 degrees ‘a little chilly’ you live in Utah .

If you actually understand these jokes and forward them to all your friends, you live in Utah .

Bee & Wasp Sting Remedy

August 3, 2010 12:16 pm | No Comments

Here is a natural remedy for neutralizing the venom of a bee or wasp sting:

make a little paste by combining meat tenderizer and water and spread it on about a 2-3 inch area over the sting.
It will stop the pain and itch immediately and reduce swelling.

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