Browsed by
Month: April 2020

Self-Sufficiency 101: Get To Know Your Local Economy

Self-Sufficiency 101: Get To Know Your Local Economy

With the renewed interest in self-sufficiency and learning new skills, we are constantly looking for new ways to live a simpler life. You want to become more independent and learn to produce your goods and food. Those are noble things to do and learn! In the course of learning new things and picking up new skills, you may need to purchase items that you cannot make yourself. You may not have the knowledge yet to make the thing you need or…

Read More Read More

100 Things You Should Have in Your Home and Your Preps

100 Things You Should Have in Your Home and Your Preps

You want to be more prepared. Tougher times are coming. I get it. I really do because I was there too. I had four kids under 13 at home who were depending on me to keep them fed, clothed, and with a roof over their heads. I was struggling on one full-time income with sporadic child support and any other way to make money that I legally could make. I was on SNAP for awhile just to keep my kids…

Read More Read More

Why Being Prepared Is More Important Than Ever

Why Being Prepared Is More Important Than Ever

I’m really frustrated with the state of our country right now. A lot is going on and we are being held hostage by a pandemic.This pandemic is serious, but there were a lot of important people who downplayed the seriousness of this virus. That was a mistake, but a lot of people were comforted and stopped from being properly prepared. We kept hearing that this virus wasn’t that bad and it was similar to having influenza. Well, I don’t know…

Read More Read More