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There is nothing more incredible than the sheer helplessness of a baby. They are completely helpless at birth and frankly up until two they are pretty much the same.
Even in today’s world children in that age range are at great risk.
If the world were to collapse around us taking care of babies would get a lot harder.
The importance of these babies and their survival is that they are the builders. These new borns in TEOTWAWKI are the potential healers of civilization. The idea that we do not make babies because the times are too bad, well, that would have been the end of us a long time ago.
So what on earth are you going to need to deal with babies in TEOTWAWKI?
What You Can Store
There are many things you might store now to help with babies in TEOTWAWKI. This doesn’t have to be because you are planning on being a parent. Maybe you have kids that will one day be parents. Maybe you want to barter for your stored baby supplies. Maybe you just wanna be there to help!
That’s an option too!
- Baby Formula
- Infant Meds
- Infant Clothes
- Simple Toys
- Board Books
- Jarred Baby Food
What You Can Source
Stored items only last so long. Before long you will be forced to go out into the real world and find the things you need. There are plants that can be used as medicine and food outside your home right now!
Grow foods that you can puree and can to feed babies. Understanding the natural world is critical.
In a fallen world, raising kids or babies is going to require that you have some way of protecting them from the worst elements of society. This is the oldest game in the book. We have to protect the children.