Author Archives: Megan Collier

About Megan Collier

I'm Megan, the wife and co-owner of Beat The End. I grew up not worrying about any kind of End of the World situation, and now I'm ready to join my husband in being prepared for the worst, but most importantly, in being as self-sufficient as possible. I hope to bring fresh insight to the prepper community by offering a woman and wife's perspective.

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Here are my most recent posts

Practically Free Raised Garden Bed

Raised Garden Bed with Fence

Because Josh and I are trying our best to be less reliant on grocery stores, the government and outside services in general, a clear choice in becoming more self-sufficient was to start a garden. We honestly weren’t sure how we were going to do with this challenge because neither one of us really has much

DIY Dishwasher Detergent

DIY Dishwasher Detergent

How to Make Your Own Dishwasher Detergent This simple DIY dishwasher detergent recipe is another you can add to your list of DIY projects to make yourself more self-sufficient and therefore less reliable on outside goods in case of a TEOTWAWKI situation. Granted, you may not need/use your dishwasher if there is an end of

Couponing for Preppers Part II

Couponing for Preppers

Part II-How to Get the Good Deals! In my previous post, I explained the things that would be good to be stocked up on and why they’re good to have a lot of on hand. In this article, I’m going to explain how you can get them for really cheap, if not for free. I

Couponing for Preppers Part 1

Couponing for Preppers Part 1 If you’ve read my other articles, you’ve heard me say that this whole prepping thing is very new to me and I’m pretty much learning as I go. But I’m learning oh so much! And although couponing is quite a bit of work, it really can pay off in the

Homemade Laundry Detergent

Become a More Self-Sufficient Prepper by Making Your Own Homemade Laundry Detergent As Josh previously explained in one of his articles, being self-sufficient as a prepper is just as important as having items stocked up for an end of the world scenario. And as I previously stated, I’m hoping to be able to test out

Being a Prepper’s Wife

What it Means to be a Prepper’s Wife My name is Megan, and as Josh has already introduced me, I plan to talk about self-sufficiency, some DIY projects, hopefully couponing and most importantly, what it means to be a prepper’s wife. First, I want to tell you a little about myself. My whole life growing