The Austerity Diaries: A Rainy Day Fund is Your Top Priority

A Rainy Day Fund is Your Top Priority

The reasons you might need to tap into an emergency fund are as varied as the news headlines – there are so many different disasters that can arise, and nearly every single one of them will require that you have some additional funds available.

Infographic: The Daily Prep’s Long Term Food Storage Guide

The Daily Prep Long Term Food Storage Guide

The Daily Prep’s Long Term Food Storage Guide takes you step by step through the entire food storage process, in plain terms and beautiful graphics. It’s complete with sections like: how to capitalize on left over space in a small house, how to incorporate “couponing” into your food storage shopping,Read the Rest…

I’m a terrorist…You’re a terrorist….Hey! We’re all right wing extremist terrorists!

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Folks that actually DO stand up for liberty are being darkly painted with a broad brush, and are being grouped in with crazed shooters and deranged bombers.

The Austerity Diaries

The Austerity Diaries

Refuse to take part in the nation’s economic collapse. Take control of your life by taking control of meeting your own needs.

Victory: Nurse Fired for Refusing Flu Shot Wins Lawsuit

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Every flu season, many medical personnel, hospital staff, and educators are faced with a choice: get the flu shot or get fired. Finally, a nurse from Hackettstown Regional Medical Center in New Jersey has won a lawsuit after being terminated for refusing the toxic injection.

Pondering Poison Ivy Remedies and Itch Relief

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Spend any amount of time in the outdoors or in your yard, it’s very likely you’ll come in contact with this evil plant. It has successfully reduced men, women, and children to miserable, scratching beasts.

10 Medicinal Weeds That May Grow In Your Backyard

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Some of the most common weeds in our backyard yield amazing healing abilities.weeds, herbs, medicinal plants

The Lessons of Amish Agriculture

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Because the Amish have embraced and preserved traditional farming methods passed down for hundreds of years, many who are beginning their journey towards a more agrarian lifestyle are looking to them for some guidance.

Ten unconventional additions to your emergency medical kit

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The most mundane items can make life simpler, especially if you have to move fast or find yourself in a situation where you have to improvise.

Lessons in Farming with Limited Space on a Limited Budget

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There are some fantastic examples of cooperative efforts taking place, as well as independent ingenuity, that should serve as a reminder that providing for one’s family is quite attainable under virtually any style of living.

Disease: 10 Conditions That Will Become Far More Common After A Collapse

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Diseases come and diseases go…rather like fashions, but with diseases it’s the general conditions prevailing at the time that denotes what gets a foothold and what doesn’t.

Warning: Chemical Found in Most Shower Gels and Shampoos Can Increase Risk of Preemie Births

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Attention, moms-to-be: Your shower routine could cause you to go into labor prematurely.

Physical Preparedness: Practical Performance for Real-World Survival

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Stories from Great Depression survivors reveal how physically demanding life became after the crash. The difference in last century and the cliff we’re dangling over now is we’re in a state of soft. Soft bodies, soft drinks, and soft minds characterize today’s society.