Baking Banana Bread in Canada

I have an odd preference for unripe bananas. But even if you prefer your bananas to be ripe, I’m sure you sometimes end up with bananas that are too ripe. These can be saved in the freezer for banana bread. Here’s my recipe. Ingredients: 3 ripe bananas (mashed) 1 1/2 cups of all-purpose flour 1/2 […]

Disaster Prepping

Any number of events could cause a societal disaster. Cataclysmic climate change seems quite possible, whether it’s long-term anthropomorphic change, a nuclear winter from nuclear strikes, a volcano or super-volcano emitting vast quantities of greenhouse gases and/or particulates, an asteroid impact, or the natural climate change cycle of the planet. A pandemic could cause mass […]

Hypothermia: Recognize, Prevent and Reverse the Cold and Silent Killer

Intuitively, we expect hypothermia to strike in the depths of winter. While being prepared for winter cold is vital for survival, people are often caught off-guard by the warm days of fall that turn to deadly nights. Hypothermia occurs when the body cannot replace the internal temperature being lost to the environment and body temperature […]