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About thecraftyprepper

We are two friends who are always trying to find new ways to save money, take care of our families, and prepare for the future, all while remembering to have fun!

Creamy Tomato Basil Soup

I was craving some tomato soup today and didn’t have any. So, I decided to try to make some. I thought surely it would be easy to find a simple recipe online. I had plenty of cans of diced tomatoes, … Continue reading

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Fighting the stinky feet!

I don’t know if any of you can relate to this but my hubby’s work boots are kinda stinky. Ok, a little more than kinda but I’m trying to be nice. 😉 Ok, a LOT more than stinky but I’m … Continue reading

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Honey, Lime, Chili Chicken

This wonderful chicken recipe is my go-to when my family is hungry and I just don’t want to have to think. It’s super easy and everyone loves it! In my house, that is a big deal! I came up with … Continue reading

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Eeeek!!! The prepper thing I should have thought of…

I’m such a newbie when it comes to prepping. I want to share a very important lesson with you. B and I, along with our families, talk about prepping quite a bit. It’s nice having another family to share thoughts … Continue reading

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Leftover coffee is yummy!

I happen to love those lovely little pre-bottled iced coffees they sell at the grocery store or the convenience store. I do not, however, happen to love the PRICE of those lovely little bottles. They are my once-in-a-while splurge. At … Continue reading

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Our new logo

I would like to introduce all of you to “The Funky Chicken” This is our new mascot/logo. It took a while for us to find something we liked but, B’s DD made this and it’s perfect. He is unique, just … Continue reading

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Homemade Fire Starter

My awesome friend, B, gave me this incredible idea for homemade fire starters. I love this for several reasons: They recycle items that would otherwise just end up in the trash. They are easy. And, they work! So, here ya … Continue reading

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