Bartering 101

Are you paying attention yet? President Donald Trump just announced the social distancing guidelines will remain in place until April 30th, and Dr. Fauci says the models are predicting 100,000 deaths. With people losing their jobs, cash may NOT be king. Bartering may be your ticket to the things you …

Starting A Garden

The news has been full of people asking the question, “How did we become so dependent on China for supplies?” Perhaps another question should be, “How did we become so dependent on Walmart for our food?” While planting food today won’t fill your pantry, a prepared girl looks to the …

DIY Cough Medicine

I don’t know about you, but with the COVID-19 virus sweeping through the US, I’m avoiding stores and pharmacies at all costs. Even in the best of times, it’s not always feasible to get to the pharmacy, and besides cough medicine is expensive. Below is a very easy and effective …

Prepper Snack

Are you sheltering in place? I haven’t left my house in over two weeks! Most of my groceries are purchased via delivery and everything else I can live without. I did order a new dehydrator a few weeks ago. It doesn’t have a lot of bells and whistles but for …