Coming in 2015

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I've been a bit absent here the last 2 weeks.  I was going to try to keep up with posting while planning 2015, but it would have ended in less than stellar articles so I decided to take a short break from posting on focus on my plans for 2015. My goal for this blog in 2015 is to really reach out to those "newbie" preppers.  To those who believe prepping is important, but struggle to find the time, passion or energy to keep going.  I want to make it simple and easy and do-able for anyone to Continue Reading …

Wonder Oven: Save Your Emegency Fuel and Cook With Retained Heat

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I've got a guest post for you today from someone I have long admired from afar.  I've linked to some of Megan's recipes before and admired her site: My Food Storage Cookbook.  Recently we've been able to connect a bit more online and I found out she is an expert about something I know little about:  Wonder Ovens.  I've been intrigued by the concept of cooking with retained heat for some time.  The idea of storing enough fuel for my year's supply of food is overwhelming.  Yet, I didn't Continue Reading …

Thrive December Specials

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Thrive has some fun specials that are great for the December baking season! Whether you are simply pressed for time (who isn't in December?) or love eating home baked goods, but not creating them, these convenient baking mixes are a great solution this month. You can also buy them in the pantry can size as neighbor or friend gifts! I love the scrambled egg mix (the Q-pon for the month).  I've used it to make omelets and egg muffins and french toast.  You can read about how it differs from Continue Reading …

Update Your Passwords: A 10 Min Prep Project

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You may have heard the saying "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure."  This couldn't be more true when it comes to identity theft.   The steps you might take to prevent it are incredibly small compared to the steps you would need to take to fix it if it happens to you. The passwords you use for your online accounts are one important piece of your online identity.  These passwords should: Combine capital and lowercase letters, numbers AND symbols. Be unique.  Every unique Continue Reading …

Berkey Light Giveaway

  With all the sales going on last weekend, it is FUN to be able to share something that is FREE!  I am excited to share this Berkey Light Water Purifier Giveaway that sponsored by LPC Survival. The Berkey Light Water Purifier is an ideal water filtration system for everyday use at home, travel, outdoors or during emergencies, and this system includes one set of Black Berkey Elements. Someone will be getting one for FREE! 2 Black Berkey Elements Serves 1 – 5 People Holds aprox Continue Reading …

My Favorite Cyber Monday Deals From $7–$250

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Are your inboxes as full as mine?  Goodness!  There are some fantastic deals to be had over Black Friday / Cyber Monday weekend, but man alive, it can be overwhelming to sort through them all! I've put together a quick list of my favorite THREE preparedness deals in 4 different price ranges (so 12 deals total).  You can view all deals I've found here, and all the Thrive deals here, but if you need a little help focusing in on the TRULY valuable deals to be had this weekend, the list below Continue Reading …

Last Chance: Black Friday Sale ending!

New Deal: If you are interested, my ebook will be on sale TODAY ONLY for $6.99.  This is the lowest price I ever sell it for and it only happens twice a year.  You can learn more about it and purchase it HERE.   Your Reminder: There are always a few people who AFTER a big sale say "I missed it!  I forgot..."  I wanted to send one last reminder so that doesn't end up being YOU.  The sales end tonight at midnight! CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL THE FANTASTIC PREPAREDNESS DEALS AVAILABLE Continue Reading …

Black Friday Sale Starting!

The Black Friday Weekend Sales are now ACTIVE! Remember, If you did not pre-order the specialty Thrive packs that I've made available to my customers, they are only available TODAY.  These are deeply discount 6 packs of popular items.  You can get freeze dried meat for just $30 / can!  Order those here. I am only offering the Sun Oven special to the first 20 who order it.  If you want that deal, order it NOW. CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL THE OTHER FANTASTIC PREPAREDNESS DEALS Continue Reading …

Happy Thanksgiving

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Happy Thanksgiving!  I hope you have a wonderful day filled with lots of thoughts of all the ways you are blessed!  I am blessed in so many ways and I wanted to take just a minute to publicly  share my gratitude: I Am Grateful For: My Savior Jesus Christ,  His Atonement for my sins, weaknesses and trials.  His incredible sacrifice offers me so much daily and eternally.  He has changed me and made me better than I could even be otherwise.   Knowing of my own unworthiness for such a Continue Reading …

2014 Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals

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I wanted to get a “sneak peek” of these deals out to you before the Thanksgiving holiday.  That way you can take a few minutes to plan what you’d like to invest in and save you the hassle of doing that over the weekend.  But remember, these deals won’t be live until Friday! FRIDAY ONLY DEAL: MONDAY ONLY DEAL: FRIDAY – MONDAY DEALS: I would Continue Reading …