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Month: July 2019

10 Foods Your College Kid Needs For Their Own Food Storage

10 Foods Your College Kid Needs For Their Own Food Storage

Are you sending off a kid to college this fall? Or will be in a few years? This is a good time to get your kid sent off on a good foundation. If you are a prepper, you will add a few more things to their pile of things that need to go with them.I have a tendency to go a little overboard sometimes, but I want to make sure that my kid has enough food as well as other…

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“Use It Up, Wear It Out, Make Do, or Do Without”: The Need to Learn Skills and Learn How to Make Do

“Use It Up, Wear It Out, Make Do, or Do Without”: The Need to Learn Skills and Learn How to Make Do

We talk a lot about what we need to acquire and purchase as people who live the various lifestyles of prepping, homesteading, and the combination of the two. We talk about what we shouldn’t buy as frugal people and sustainability learners. Somewhere in the middle though, we need to understand that we need to get back the phrase that most of us should live by. “Use it up, wear it out, make do, or do without.” That phrase hangs on…

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Is Propane (And Other Fuels) A Good Idea For Your Preps?

Is Propane (And Other Fuels) A Good Idea For Your Preps?

Many preppers have some kind of fuel as part of their short-term and long-term preps. For many short-term situations and crisis, fuel can be a good idea to include in your preps. A fuel like propane can last longer than other refined fuels due to its nature of being used a vapor in some applications and a liquid in other applications.I deal with propane every day. I work for an agricultural cooperative, but my primary responsibility is dealing with propane…

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