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This Prepared Life

Welcome to This Prepared Life, Where Homesteading and the Apocalypse Meet. A podcast for women who prep & homestead. You will find the prepping and homesteading topics one would expect with the unique perspective that women bring to the table. No matter if you are new to or have been on this journey for years there is something here for you.Join the This Prepared Life Community (on my website) to go in depth and take your next steps.

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Guest Author Millie Copper

Today's guest is an episode not to me miss. I talked with author, mother, and prepper for over fifteen years, Millie Copper. Millie Copper writes fiction and non fiction and is the author of the series Havoc in Wyoming. We talked about creative storage in small spaces, being off grid, budget prepping, finding community as a prepper, her books, and so much more! You can find more about Millie's books at https://milliecopper.com/ You can connect on her blog that is full of preparedness and real food cooking information at https://homespunoasis.com/ Follow her on facebook at MillieCopperAuthor

54mins

6 Jul 2022

Rank #1

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Prepared Not Scared

Episode 24 is all about being prepared not scared. Join me as we talk about what is fear, how to move from a place of fear to a place of focus, and what that might look like in our preparedness journey. Episode 2 from August 2021 is mentioned  Proverbs 31:10-25 NIV is mentioned Follow along on Instagram @thispreparedlife where I share daily on all things prepping and homesteading, head to the website to sign up for the newsletter and more www.thispreparedlife.com

10mins

27 Apr 2022

Rank #2

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Guest Jen - Serenity Hill Farmstead

Episode 23 welcomes Jen from Serenity Hill Farmstead. Jen is a mom to four living in Illinois.  Join us today as we talk about her life homeschooling four children, homesteading when you don't live at your homestead, their shed to house conversion, living with an auto immune disease and so much more. This episode is packed full and not one to miss. You can find Jen at her website, on Instagram @serenityhillfarmstead, and on her YouTube channel.  This episode was recorded on 1/22/22. Follow along on Instagram @thispreparedlife where I share daily on all things prepping and homesteading, head to the website to sign up for the newsletter and more www.thispreparedlife.com

40mins

13 Apr 2022

Rank #3

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Guest Rylee - Carving a Farm out of the Woods

Episode 22 welcomes Rylee from @rylee_faust. Rylee is a 20 something homesteader, wife, & mom living in Northern MN. She and her husband are literally carving a farm out of the woods and doing so with passion and energy.  Join us today as we talk homesteading, prepping, making it work on one income, tips for new homesteaders, living this life with small children, and so much more! Episode One and Episode Four mentioned in the show can be found at these links.  This episode was recorded on 9/22/21. Follow along on Instagram @thispreparedlife where I share daily on all things prepping and homesteading, head to the website to sign up for the newsletter and more www.thispreparedlife.com

40mins

16 Mar 2022

Rank #4

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Using Azure Standard

Episode 21 is all about Azure Standard and how I use this resource for bulk buying and my preparedness. I walk you through everything from placing the order to picking it up at a drop site. I also share some of the items I buy and what I like about Azure. You can find out more about Azure Standard here or in the story highlight on my IG. I wanted to clarify something regarding shipping fees that were discussed in the episode. Please note that while using drops there are no shipping charges some drops in certain areas do have a transportation fee. Follow along on Instagram @thispreparedlife where I share daily on all things prepping and homesteading or at www.thispreparedlife.com 

13mins

9 Mar 2022

Rank #5

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Garden 101 - Garden Planning

Episode 20 is part three in the Garden 101 series. Today we are talking about one of the most exciting parts of gardening. I share how I plan my garden, how I handle garden notes, what I plant, how much I plant, and figuring out where and when to plant for your growing zone. Follow along on Instagram @thispreparedlife where I share daily on all things prepping and homesteading or at www.thispreparedlife.com 

12mins

2 Mar 2022

Rank #6

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Guest - Prepper Roundtable Discussion

Today is a special guest episode to end #womenwhoprepmonth over on IG. I have not one but five guests for you in a prepper roundtable discussion. We answered some listener questions, shared our thoughts on women who prep, and so much more! Joining me today are Miranda from @ourbusyacre, Des from @muthaprepper, Kim from @the_preppyredhead, Morgan from @roguepreparedness, and Adrienne from @hoodoomountainmama. Harvest Right Freeze Dryers were mentioned and you can find out more here. (this is an affiliate link) Follow along on Instagram @thispreparedlife where I share daily on all things prepping and homesteading or at www.thispreparedlife.com 

1hr 10mins

23 Feb 2022

Rank #7

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Garden 101 - Getting Started

Let's talk gardening! This is part two in the Garden 101 series. Today let's talk about starting a garden. Where to put your garden, different things to consider as you pick a space from sunlight to accessibility, and so much more. I also touch on how to garden if you don't have space at all. You do not have to have land to garden!  Follow along on Instagram @thispreparedlife where I share daily on all things prepping and homesteading or at www.thispreparedlife.com 

9mins

16 Feb 2022

Rank #8

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Garden 101 - Terms & Definitions

Let's talk gardening! Spring is right around the corner and gardeners are getting out their seed packets in anticipation. If you are a new or beginning gardener this episode is for you. From annual to hybrid to days to harvest in this episode I define common gardening terms. I share examples and give you the knowledge you need to understand what you are reading in your garden books and on the backs of seed packets. The growing zone map I mentioned can be found here. This is the first episode in a garden series. Make sure and follow for the future episodes. Follow along on Instagram @thispreparedlife where I share daily on all things prepping and homesteading or at www.thispreparedlife.com 

19mins

9 Feb 2022

Rank #9

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Guest JaNae from preparedlikeamother

Episode 16 welcomes JaNae from @preparedlikeamother over on IG.  JaNae shares about how she is a practical prepper and what that looks like for her as a prepper with young kids. She lives in Utah with her husband and 3 small children. Follow along on Instagram @thispreparedlife where I share daily on all things prepping and homesteading or at www.thispreparedlife.com  This episode was recorded on 9/22/21

40mins

2 Feb 2022

Rank #10