Happy Valentine’s Day: Junior Survivor Edition

Today the children are taking a break from their academic studies and combat training to trade valentines.  Some of the junior survivors choose to make individual cards for their classmates.  However, some of the kids are less artistically inclined.  For those junior survivors Mrs. Lehman and I have created some cut-out valentines to distribute to … Continue reading

A Printable Valentine for the One You Love

My husband, the Governor, and I make valentines for each other every year.  I thought I would share one of the valentines that Mr. K made for me early in our courtship.  The zombie-themed valentine is still a cute way to let someone know you care without getting too sentimental. You can download the valentine … Continue reading

Ask the Gracious Ladies: Birthday Cake Edition

Dear Gracious Ladies, I live in a safe house with a small group of survivors, and we have a birthday coming up!  I would love to make a cake or other delicious, fancy dessert for the surprise party, but my recipes from the old days all involve electric mixers and many ingredients.  Do you have … Continue reading

A Santa for a Post-Apocalyptic World

With less than a week left until Christmas, I thought it would be a perfect time to tell the story of the new world’s Santa.  After the great panic, there was much confusion about what role the holidays would play in our rebuilt society and Santa had to change with the times.  There were just … Continue reading

Mrs. K’s Ultimate Gift Guide: Husband Edition

The holidays are my favorite time of year. The songs, the parties, the food and the presents – it all fills my heart with such joy! Cookies are my go-to gift for most of the folks in our little family. Everyone enjoys a good reindeer-shaped sugar cookie after all! However, there is one person in … Continue reading