Acronyms, definitions and links related to this project
Augason Farms – food storage manufacturer with online shopping at www.augasonfarms.com.
Global Sun Oven – solar oven that uses no external fuel source other than the sun and can reach internal temperature of 350 degrees despite the ambient temperature.
P-WROL – prepping for WROL. Our six month period of researching, preparing and purchasing items that will be needed during a WROL.
Prepper – An individual or group that prepares or makes preparations in advance of, or prior to, any change in normal circumstances or lifestyle without significant reliance on other persons (i.e., being self-reliant), or without substantial assistance from outside resources (govt., etc.) in order to minimize the effects of that change on their current lifestyle. (Source: American Preppers Network)
Stove Tec Rocket Stove – biomass cooker that uses very little fuel.
TEOTWAWKI – the end of the world as we know it
TF-WROL – a test scenario of WROL that only involves the food storage we have obtained during P-WROL. Water for cooking and kitchen appliance usage will also be limited during this period. All other parts of our normal life with continue as usual including bathing & washing.
WROL – without regular ordinary life. A period of time where food, water and utilities are not regularly available. This may be after a natural disaster, economic collapse or terrorist attack. It can also happen to a lesser degree after the a job loss by the head of a family.
YFSM – Your Family Still Matters, store in St. George, UT with a great inventory of food storage items.