December 4, 2016

Self-Sufficiency Skill: Basic Shoe Care

April 28, 2016 aptprepper 5

  This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com One of my earliest memories was of my grandfather showing me how to shine our “church shoes.”  He was very particular about his appearance, but was very frugal so he kept his shoes looking new for years.   In my free spending days, I never bothered to shine my shoes as I got rid of them as soon as they showed signs of wear.  I was not alone in this, as our […]

Self Sufficiency Skill: Basic Shoe Care

December 14, 2011 aptprepper 5

One of my earliest memories was of my grandfather showing me how to shine our “church shoes.”  He was very particular about his appearance, but was very frugal so he kept his shoes looking new for years.   In my free spending days, I never bothered to shine my shoes as I got rid of them as soon as they showed signs of wear.  I was not alone in this, as our throwaway society encourages us to replace things as […]