Ready or Not #287: Thinking Outside of the Box — or Plastic Jug

Clever, money saving ideas are always helpful. Ready or Not #287: Thinking Outside of the Box — or Plastic Jug has several such ideas. See how many of them appeal to you. I bet there will be several!

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Ready or Not #286: Creating a Dome

I don’t get a chance to watch a lot of TV, but lately I have been watching a new series called, “Under the Dome”.  The premise of the show is based on how small town residents react after being encapsulated inside of a clear impenetrable dome that covers about a ten mile radius.

In Ready or Not #286: Creating a Dome, I discuss the show and how it applies to real life.

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Ready or Not #285: Hacked

Our site was hacked. It was horrid ! I hope you never have to have that experience.

Now, on to what I want to share today. Sometimes you can find information on the Internet that just isn’t true. Like creating an emergency light from soda pop. Ready or Not #285:Hacked explains exactly what you should do for emergency lights.

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Ready or Not #284: Are You Prepared to Fall

Ready or Not #284: Are You Prepared to Fall shares an embarrassing experience I recently had. I sure hope you don’t have a similar one. It’s embarrassing — and painful!

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Ready or Not #283: Firestarters

You can buy commercial products to start fires. They’re nice — and rather expensive. (Some cost $15!) Read Ready or Not #283: Firestarters to see how you can make your own for free. Save money –  and have fun making them.

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Ready or Not #282: Planting Pots

Are you working on your garden yet? It’s that time of year! Read Ready or Not #282: Planting Pots to learn how to make inexpensive and easy to make pots to start your seedlings in.

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Ready or Not #281: Shakespeare Like to Eat

If you are provident and are working on your home storage, you are a lot like Shakespeare! Ready or Not #281: Shakespeare Like to Eat discusses the various meanings of hoarding and some of Shakespeare’s preparedness activities and how history is repeating itself.

Read it and then go pull a “Shakespeare!”

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Ready or Not #280: How Do You Buy Bread Without Money

Do you remember in the movie, “It’s a Wonderful Life,” when George Bailey (Jimmy Stewart) tried to keep the doors open to his savings and loan institution?

There’s a situation right now that mirrors this wonderful movie. Ready or Not #280: How Do You Buy Bread Without Money discusses that situation –and explains what you should do to protect yourself if you find yourself in a similar situation.

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