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Barb Hudson

I have spent many years helping others learn traditional skills and preparedness. When I was a librarian, I loved teaching my community how to be more prepared. And now, I want to help you and your family thrive even in times of uncertainty by being self-reliant.

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Inflation Proof Prepping: How to Balance Building Your Emergency Stockpile With Your Regular Bills

During times of financial strain and inflation, many struggle to balance emergency preparation with daily expenses. Drawing from personal experience during the 2008 recession, one can inflation-proof prepping without accruing debt through reevaluating priorities, smart shopping, do-it-yourself solutions, and community collaboration. Strategies learned in lean times can build a stockpile without ‘borrowing from Peter to pay Paul.’

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