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Month: January 2017

Paper or Not? What Is Best For Your Preps?

Paper or Not? What Is Best For Your Preps?

Paper goods can be a pretty decisive part of prepping. They are handy to have on hand when you have to reserve water, when someone gets sick on the carpet, and to escape the pressure of doing more laundry. I know a lot of people think you should keep paper goods in your prepping supplies because you might have to ration water and they will be easier to use and can be burned. I know a lot of people disagree and…

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Five Prepping Things To Accomplish In January

Five Prepping Things To Accomplish In January

January can be a slow month in the prepping world. The weather is usually less than ideal to be outside. The desire to work on the New Year’s resolutions is strong and you need to take advantage of that! Did you make any prepping goals for the year?I didn’t, but I have a list of things that I want to accomplish. I thought I would share a monthly list of prepping things you can do in January to get the…

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Monthly Update From The Homestead – January Edition (Goals, Life, Etc.)

Monthly Update From The Homestead – January Edition (Goals, Life, Etc.)

Were you ready for the holiday chaos to be over? I was. I love the holidays, but I do not like the craziness of the season. I have scaled back a lot in my celebrating, but the struggle to make the season simple is real. December was also Paige’s birthday. She turned 16! Yikes! Where has the time gone?!?! She also got one of these:  Watch out world!  We are buried in snow and ice right now. That is the reality…

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