April 7, 2018

Happy Easter!

Jesus said to his disciples: “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give it to you. Do not let your hearts be troubled or afraid.” -John 14:27   I’d like to wish everyone all the joy and hope that Easter brings.  Thanks for stopping by!    

Happy New Year from Apartment Prepper

As we celebrate the beginning of another year, I’d like to thank you for making Apartment Prepper a part of your day.  I am grateful to be able to write and share what I’ve learned about preparing for emergencies.  In turn, I’ve also learned a lot from our community of readers.  Your readership encourages me to continue writing this blog.  Though my original intent for this blog was preparing for disasters in an apartment, it has grown to encompass a lot […]

Merry Christmas!

  This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com I wish you all a Merry Christmas!  Thanks for stopping by and sharing this Holy Day with me!     Such was his intention when behold, the angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream and said, “Joseph, son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary your wife into your home.  For it is through the Holy Spirit that this child has been conceived in her.  She will […]

Preparedness Activities You Can Do during the Holidays

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com With many people taking a break to enjoy the holidays, prepping takes a back seat to all the hustle and bustle of the season.  This is understandable.  But there are also opportunities to get a few things done. Discover old recipes and back them up I was looking through my recipe binder while choosing menu items and came across some very old recipes hand-written by friends and family members whom I haven’t seen […]

Thanksgiving Blessings to All!

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com I am full of gratitude today as we celebrate Thanksgiving in spite of the difficulties in the past few months.  Widespread disasters, mass shootings and divisiveness may have taken a toll on the nation, yet we still live in a great country with opportunities for everyone.  We are blessed to be able to celebrate Thanksgiving with comforts, food and camaraderie. I feel privileged to write Apartment Prepper and I always look forward to […]

Money Mondays: Use Food Storage for your Thanksgiving Feast

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com This week, while you are planning your Thanksgiving menu, consider “shopping” from your food storage items that are nearing expiration.  If you are short on cash, this is also a way to save a few dollars. So why not include some of your food storage items for Thanksgiving? A few ideas Canned corn and green beans can be used for casseroles Mountain House Noodles and Chicken makes a tasty meal all by itself […]

Happy New Year!

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com Happy New Year! I hope to encourage everyone who is new to preparedness to get started with your emergency preparedness plan.  Or, you may be more experienced but have renewed interest to continue to grow your survival skills and supplies.  No matter where you are in this journey, I am glad you are here. Perhaps we will be lucky and not have to worry about natural disasters, economic upheavals, civil unrest or threats […]

Merry Christmas!

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com And the angel said to them, “Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. Luke 2:10   Thanks for stopping by on this Holy Day.  May you and yours enjoy the blessings of Christmas.   © Apartment Prepper 2016

Monday Musings: Memorial Day 2015

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com Welcome to another Monday Musings, where we share interesting links about all things preparedness, as well as updates on the blog. I’d like to take a moment to pause and honor our heroes who have given the ultimate sacrifice while serving our country. First the blog updates… I’m back to regularly scheduled postings!  It’s been a busy couple of weeks as we finished moving to a new apartment.  The torrential rains we’ve been […]

How Preppers Help their Communities

Today as we celebrate Martin Luther King Day our thoughts turn to Dr. King’s life and legacy.   I wanted to focus on what  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others?’” Unlike other holidays, the King holiday is celebrated as a day of service.  Not just a day off from work to sleep late and go shopping, it is a time to remember King’s dream for all people […]

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