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Nov 11

Welcome to the Prep For Today Podcast!

Your friends might like it, too- please share 🙂 Tweet A lot has changed since I last posted an episode of the Prep for Today Podcast way back in August of 2013. Well over four years ago- wow! Well, while there’s no single/truly good excuse, I could go and blame it on a number of …

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Jul 05

Amazon Item of the Day- The 5 Years Before You Retire

Your friends might like it, too- please share 🙂 Tweet Of all of the retirement planning resources I’ve researched, read, or consulted, this book, The 5 Years Before You Retire written by Emily Guy Birken, is one of the best organized and informative of them all.  I highly recommend it so much that I will …

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Aug 11

PFT008: An Agile Approach to Prepping

Your friends might like it, too- please share 🙂 http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/PFT008-AnAgileApproachToPrepping.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSTweet Today we’ll expand on the basics of Scrum- a flavor of Agile project management and how it can help us achieve more in less time. Not restricted to our personal preparedness needs- –          use individually –          …

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Aug 03

PFT 007: ProjectBasedPrepping

Your friends might like it, too- please share 🙂 http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/PFT007-ProjectBasedPrepping.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSTweet Project Based Prepping   Today we’ll go over a couple of the most common project management methodologies and what is probably the most common approach used for prepping. The most common? Shotgun approach- Chaos- first to …

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Jul 27

PFT 006: Home Garden Seed Bank

Your friends might like it, too- please share 🙂 http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/PFT006-SeedBank1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSTweet Building Your Own Home Seed Bank-  In this episode we discuss  the value and benefits of having own seed bank and why it’s advantageous to store your own veggie and flower seeds. Points covered include:  Why …

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Jul 14

PFT 005: 12 Important Phone Numbers to Program in Your Cell Phone

Your friends might like it, too- please share 🙂 http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/pft005-12_numbers.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSTweet 12 Important numbers to keep in your cellphone, car, or little black book In any emergency time will be of the essence, especially when you need to reach one of these people.   In this episode …

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Mar 06

PFT004: Growing Salad Greens in Containers

Growing Salad in Containers

Your friends might like it, too- please share 🙂 http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/PFT004-SaladGreenContainers.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSTweet PrepForToday Ep4 Today we will review the benefits of and how to create your very own salad green containers. Not only are they quick and easy to assemble, they make a great prep as a food …

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Nov 09

PFT 003: Household Power Backup Options

Your friends might like it, too- please share 🙂 http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/PFT003-PowerBackup.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSTweet In this episode I review our 2008 power outage, how we managed, and why we chose our current backup solution for our current house.  

Aug 30

PFT 002: Life Saving Emergency Weather Radios

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Aug 28

PFT 001: Introduction

Your friends might like it, too- please share 🙂 http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/Epi-0001-PrepForToday-Intro.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSTweet Episode 1- Introduction   This introductory episode of the PrepForToday podcast provides some objectives for the podcast and a brief introduction of myself. The primary objective for this blog and podcast is to deliver valuable information …

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