How to Still Be Chill Without a Refrigerator

How to be chill without a refrigerator

Looking for a fun way to spend the hottest week of the summer thus far? Going without a working refrigerator is NOT it.

The Austerity Diaries: Creating a Budget…and Sticking to It

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With careful planning, you can keep everyone happy, have the occasional treat, and still stick to your budget.

Withdraw Your Consent: 25 Ways to Declare Your Independence

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This isn’t about guns blazing, militias mobilizing, and guerrilla warfare. It’s about small personal acts of independence.

The Heat is On: How to Stay Cool without Air Conditioning

How to stay cool without air conditioning

All across the country, the mercury is climbing…and staying there, way up at the top of the thermometer. But running an air conditioner at full blast to combat the heat can be very expensive, and for those of us on a budget, the resulting bill can be crippling.

This Week’s Harvest: Strawberries

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Strawberry season is in full swing. Now is the time to stock up on those delicious vivid red berries! Learn how (and why) to grow them, wash them, and preserve them!

What Would Happen If a Thug WITHOUT a Badge Threw a Grenade on Top of a Baby?

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What if you woke up at 3 am to realize that you were the victim of a violent home invasion? What if your baby was screaming in agony but you had a boot on the back of your neck and couldn’t help him? What if the invaders were cops?

Quiz: Will You Survive When the SHTF?

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Do you have the skills, knowledge, and supplies to survive?

30 Signs That You’re One of Those “Crazy Preppers”

30 Signs That You Are One of Those Crazy Preppers

Here are the top 30 signs, should you ever be the subject of a nationwide manhunt, that you too will be considered a “Crazy Prepper on the Loose”.

Only 18 confirmed US flu deaths in 2001. What?!

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It’s always interesting when official agencies’ statistics come back to bite them. Hard.

Pushing the Button – Pulling the Trigger

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If we believe we could push the Red Button then we should close our 401k and/or IRA accounts and stop funding these unConstitutional wars, the drug lords that are supplying our children with heroin and bootleg merchandise and most importantly help stop funding these criminals on Wall Street and in Washington DC.

How to Survive Skyrocketing Meat Prices (Without Becoming a Vegetarian)

How to Survive Skyrocketing Meat Prices Without Becoming a Vegetarian

Do escalating meat prices mean that you have to become a vegetarian? Does it mean that you have to eschew healthy hormone-free meats and go with the toxic grocery store offerings? Not at all.

The Austerity Diaries: How Saving Money Is Better Than Earning It

How Saving Money Is Better Than Earning It

The best way to save money is to spend time.

The Lancet: Fluoride IS a Neurotoxin!

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For those who like mainstream sources, it doesn’t get any more mainstream than The Lancet. Now even this well-respected medical journal is in agreement: Tap water with added fluoride is hazardous to your health.