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Month: December 2018

We Are Nine Meals From Anarchy

We Are Nine Meals From Anarchy

The phrase “There are only nine meals between mankind and anarchy” was stated by Alfred Henry Lewis in 1906. He was an investigative journalist, editor, and lawyer who wrote for the Chicago Times-Herald. In 1906, the supply lines for food distribution was different than today, but the sentiment is the same.Until yesterday, I had not really thought about this phrase until I met a guy who is also a prepper and has woken up to the lies we have been…

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Five Tips on How To Declutter and Get Organized While Still Being A Prepper

Five Tips on How To Declutter and Get Organized While Still Being A Prepper

Being a clean and organized prepper can be difficult at times. You want to accumulate and keep all the things that you might need. You want to be sure you have everything you need. You want to be sure to have everything you might need. You aren’t sure what you will need or not need though.Pretty soon, you have a lot of stuff, not enough room, and can’t find anything. Not being able to find what you need which a…

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Prepper’s Dehydrator Handbook Book Review

Prepper’s Dehydrator Handbook Book Review

(This book was sent to me to review. I am not being paid to review this book, however, there will be affiliate links attached to this review. There is no pressure or expectation to purchase anything unless you feel like this book would be an awesome addition to your library!)One of the major areas of food storage is dehydrated food. Dehydrated food lasts a long time stored properly. However, this area of food storage can be a little tricky. Can…

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My 10 Favorite Frugal Living/Financial Books To Read and To Give

My 10 Favorite Frugal Living/Financial Books To Read and To Give

Finances are a hot topic any day. We are all looking for ways to save money and ways to better spend our money. With daily and monthly expenses threatening to overwhelm us, who wouldn’t be interested in how to make our dollars go further?Financial preparedness is just as important as emergency preparedness. We need to be ready for anything. Making a dollar go further, saving money, and getting out of debt should be at the top of our prepping lists.So…

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Five Types of Items You Should Not Have in Your Preps

Five Types of Items You Should Not Have in Your Preps

When you first start prepping, you are just focused on accumulating the goods. You think you need so much stuff and there is a lot of advertisements that will convince you that you need a lot more.You know you need to focus on skills, but in the course of learning the skills, you still need the stuff to learn them. Everywhere you turn, you need things to be prepared.However, you are not always sure what to have on hand to…

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