Nov 29

Steps To Take Post Natural Disaster

Steps To Take Post Natural Disaster Natural disasters happen every day. Sometimes they can cause as much damage as any man made disaster and others times, no one is really effected. Once you’ve gotten through the event though, you need to have a post natural disaster plan to follow! It will help you not only …

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Nov 29

Prepping Lessons After 6 Years

Prepping Lessons After 6 Years You do anything for 6 years and there’s a good chance that how you do things now is a lot different than when you first started! Time and experience has taught you many things that you’ve added to your knowledge base. Maybe you even changed the way you do something …

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Nov 07

Welcoming the Next Generation of Preppers

Welcoming the Next Generation of Preppers Regardless of what you may think or feel about the millennial generation, there are certain things about them that have far exceeded their parents’ generation. Information, for example. All they’ve ever known is to Google search. They have little to no concept about the Dewey decimal system, cassette players, …

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Nov 07

Realistic and Reasonable Prepping Priorities

Realistic and Reasonable Prepping Priorities New preppers tend to get either very overwhelmed, discouraged, or both. They set the bar too high and tend to go to the extremes instead of setting reasonable prepping priorities. Is a nuclear war possible? Yep. Is a solar flare taking out all electrical power on the planet possible? You bet! Are the …

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Nov 07

Stupid Survival Things People Do On TV

Stupid Survival Things People Do On TV We’ve all seen the shows- they fall into one of two categories. Either they are like Doomsday Preppers (“reality TV”) or they’re fictional like “The Strain” or “The Walking Dead.” These people and characters go through scenarios and tend to escape unharmed but is it real? Is that …

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Oct 31

Save Money – DIY Gel Ice Packs

Save Money – DIY Gel Ice Packs How many times have you used gel ice packs in your life? Their uses are almost limitless: from medical applications to keeping your sandwiches cool, gel ice packs are handy to have in the freezer. The problem for most people is that the only ones they get are …

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Oct 31

Are you REALLY Ready to Go Off Grid?

Are you REALLY Ready to Go Off Grid? Thinking about going off grid? Are you really ready? Going off the grid is something many people dream about but few ever accomplish. Those who decide to make the plunge will have a sharp learning curve, especially if they’ve never experienced off grid living before. Those who are …

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Oct 27

6 Coffee Making Methods With No Power

6 Coffee Making Methods With No Power Coffee is something most Americans take very seriously. With a quick Google search, you will learn that the USA drinks 400 million cups per day. That is a LOT of coffee making every day! Imagine, for a moment, what it would be like if suddenly there was no power to …

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Oct 27

Learn Life Saving Situational Awareness

Learn Life Saving Situational Awareness The term “Situation Awareness” or Situational Awareness is something many people think they understand. To most, it means paying attention to those around you but there’s more to this life saving skill. At its most basic definition, this would be correct but there is so much more to it! Just …

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Oct 27

Starting Kids on the Prepper Path

Starting Kids on the Prepper Path Teaching your kids to be able to take care of themselves using the resources around them is invaluable. A prepper path and mindset is something that has to be learned. While most of the modern world considers this to be getting a job and paying bills, preppers and homesteaders tend …

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