Introducing a New Frugal Living Website

by Daisy Luther

The needs of readers have been changing lately. COVID has caused economic difficulties throughout the country (and honestly, the world.) People are losing their jobs, taking pay … Read the rest

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10 Ways to Stay Cool during a Summer Power Outage

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com Power outages are common during the summertime – they can be caused by wildfires, thunderstorms or an over-loaded electricity grid. For the majority of people, extreme heat can be very uncomfortable, but for some, it can be life threatening. If your power goes out, are you prepared to stay cool without air conditioning? These tips are quick and easy and do not require any long term changes such as planting trees or upgrading

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Here’s What We’re Eating Seasonally on the Homestead in July

by Kara Stiff

The hot weather is definitely here in North Carolina, in spite of an oddly slow start to the summer. All our usual steamy heat appears to have … Read the rest

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10 Protein Sources When Meat is Scarce

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com At my last grocery shopping trip, I noticed that meat has gotten very expensive, and in some cases hard to find. Many meat processing plants have shut down due to workers becoming ill from COVID-19, causing a meat shortage. Hopefully, this is a temporary situation, but in the meantime, we all have to cope with the high prices of meat. We already know we can always use less meat, buy cheaper cuts or

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Preparing for the Potential of Independence Day Unrest and Violence

by Daisy Luther

While most people are hoping for a peaceful and pleasant Fourth of July weekend, it’s not guaranteed this year. The United States has been ripped apart with … Read the rest

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Activist: Depictions of Jesus Are “White Supremacy” and People Should “Tear Them Down”

by Daisy Luther

If you were unconcerned about the wholesale toppling and defacement of statues because it didn’t affect you, the most recent call to action by a prominent activist … Read the rest

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SELCO’s Cautionary Tale of Balkanization: “A lot of things that “can never happen there” are happening there”

by Selco Begovic

Balkanization is a term many times used in describing situations happening very far from the Balkans.

People who use it are explaining the complex development of the … Read the rest

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SELCO: There’s History and There’s What Really Happened (and Why)

by Selco Begovic

I am still realizing and finding out why certain things happened during events that occurred 20-30 years here in my region. I am actually pretty sure that … Read the rest

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How to Disinfect and Sterilize Medical Instruments in a Survival Situation

Do you know how to disinfect and sterilize medical instruments? In a survival situation, knowing when and how to do this will be a crucial skill when performing emergency medical procedures on wounds, whether in the field or at home. This is important information and the difference between sterile and clean may surprise you.

FINALLY Some Good News: Covid-19 Might Be “Declining…in Virulence and Infection Rate”

by Daisy Luther

Things can always change in the wild world of viruses, but currently, more than one hospital is reporting that the COVID-19 virus is “declining both in virulence … Read the rest

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DPS Quietly Covers for Minneapolis PD, National Guard, After They Shoot Paint Rounds at Women on Their Porch

by Daisy Luther

A shocking cell phone video has emerged from Minneapolis showing authorities ordering a group of women off their porch and shooting paint rounds at them when they … Read the rest

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RIOTS Are Coming to a City Near You: What You Need to Do RIGHT NOW

by Karen Morris

Some of you may know my story. For those of you who don’t, to put it succinctly, a great part of our preparedness journey as a family … Read the rest

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Masks vs. No-Masks: Is This The New Symbol of Tribalism?

by Daisy Luther

Masks have become a symbol of which “side” you’re on in the coronavirus debate in the United States and for some folks, whether you choose to wear … Read the rest

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SELCO: Have You Learned These Survival Lessons During the Pandemic?

by Selco Begovic

There are some skills and strategies that survivalists and preppers keep bashing on over and over again as important ones for hard times.
Some of those are … Read the rest

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How to Prepare for What Comes Next

by Daisy Luther

It’s pretty safe to say we’re living in a world where everything is dramatically different than it was a few months ago. Regardless of how we personally … Read the rest

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How to Survive ANYTHING in 3 Easy Steps

You can have enough food to ride out 15 years of Armageddon. You can have a fully stocked retreat or a bunker. You can have so much ammo stashed that … Read the rest

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Propane vs Gas Generators: What to Consider

Power generators are an essential part of most prepping master plans. While solar power is an option a backup generator offers many people a better alternative and access to power during an emergency. One of the big differences between solar … Continued

Check Out The Prepper’s Workbook

by Daisy Luther

Do you want to get prepped have things standing in your way?

Maybe you have a tiny apartment without much storage space. Perhaps you live in a … Read the rest

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What You Need to Know About Govt. Grants, Loans, and Forbearance to Survive the Pandemic Economy

by Diane Kennedy

We learned a lot from the 2008-2009 Great Recession. As a CPA and real estate investor, I learned that sometimes there was absolutely nothing you can do … Read the rest

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Trump to Invoke Defense Production Act: Who Will Be Forced to Work at Meat Plants?

by Daisy Luther

(April 28, 2020) Over the past few weeks,  nearly a dozen large meat processing plants have closed their doors due to widespread coronavirus among employees. Thousands Read the rest

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The Truth About Neighbors, Coworkers, & Friends in Survival Situations

by Daisy Luther

It would be nice if the success or failure of our preparedness group was able to be chalked up only to those within our inner circles. … Read the rest

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The Real Reason Why a Harvard Professor Thinks Homeschooling Should Be Banned

by Daisy Luther

A Harvard University law professor believes that homeschooling is dangerous and should be banned.

Elizabeth Bartholet, Wasserstein public interest professor of law and faculty director of the … Read the rest

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How to Grow Mushrooms and Preserve Them

My mushroom growing experience started many years ago when I learned how at the work college I attended. The Natural Resources Crew at Warren Wilson College had a Shiitake and Oyster mushroom project that allowed theme to make use of … Continued

11 Delicious Ways to Use Those Dry Beans You Stockpiled

By Diane Vukovic The author of Disaster Preparedness for Women Dry beans are one of the best disaster foods to stockpile. They are nutritious, cheap, and last for years … Read the rest The post 11 Delicious Ways to Use Those Dry Beans You Stockpiled appeared first on The Organic Prepper.

The Government Wants to Decide What Items Are Essential Purchases and What Things You’re Not Allowed to Buy

by Daisy Luther Living under lockdown restrictions, prevalent in nearly every state, is about to get a whole lot worse. The government in the United States and Canada has … Read the rest The post The Government Wants to Decide What Items Are Essential Purchases and What Things You’re Not Allowed to Buy appeared first on The Organic Prepper.

It’s Only a Matter of Time Until COVID-19 Lockdowns Lead to Civil Unrest and Violent Crime

by Daisy Luther (March 31, 2020)  The United States of America is basically closed for business, leaving citizens jobless, broke, and without options. We’re facing restrictions on movement … Read the rest The post It’s Only a Matter of Time Until COVID-19 Lockdowns Lead to Civil Unrest and Violent Crime appeared first on The Organic Prepper.

A One-Month Shelf-Stable Food Menu Your Family Will Love

by Daisy Luther Now that most of the country is practicing social isolation, people are turning more and more often to their pantries to make meals from shelf-stable ingredients. Do … Read the rest The post A One-Month Shelf-Stable Food Menu Your Family Will Love appeared first on The Organic Prepper.

Here’s What I Learned When I Took a Defensive Knife Course

by Daisy Luther The last trip I was able to take before Covid-19 erupted in the United States was to Columbus, Ohio. I went there to take a defensive knife … Read the rest The post Here’s What I Learned When I Took a Defensive Knife Course appeared first on The Organic Prepper.

SELCO: These Are the Signs the SHTF Is Happening for Real

by Selco Note from Daisy: This article was originally published in July of 2018 but seems incredibly applicable today. Selco is in a dire situation in the Balkans right now, … Read the rest The post SELCO: These Are the Signs the SHTF Is Happening for Real appeared first on The Organic Prepper.

Here’s What People Are Running Out of First During the Lockdowns

by Daisy Luther Here in the United States, many of us are in this strange kind of limbo called “lockdown.” Other states call it “social distancing,” and still others call … Read the rest The post Here’s What People Are Running Out of First During the Lockdowns appeared first on The Organic Prepper.