Category: Preparedness

The Price You Pay by Not Prepping

watch Price You Pay by Not Prepping. You live your life by protecting your home and life with insurance but when the SHTF can you pay the price by not prepping. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

The Price You Pay by Not Prepping. You live your life by protecting your home and life with insurance but when the SHTF can you pay the price by not prepping? You have car insurance. If you own a home, you have house insurance. There is medical insurance and don’t forget life insurance! These things …

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Stay Safe During a House Fire

Stay Safe During a House Fire. Take these steps to keep your family and home safe and prevent a house fire from causing damage. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Stay Safe During a House Fire. Take these steps to keep your family and home safe and prevent a house fire from causing damage. Whether this disaster is an individualized event or on a large scale, fire escalates quickly and is extremely dangerous. The heat and smoke resulting from a fire are also extremely dangerous. …

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Homesteading Will Lead to Preparedness

Homesteading Will Lead to Preparedness. Skills that you learn while being a homesteader will lead to preparedness through the cycles of each season.

Homesteading Will Lead to Preparedness. Skills that you learn while being a homesteader will lead to preparedness through the cycles of each season. Ask anyone who identifies as being a homesteader and chances are pretty good they also have a lot of similarities to what the media calls a ‘prepper.’ Out of absolute necessity, homesteading …

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What Items Should Be in My Car Emergency Survival Kit?

Everyone who lives in remote areas should be prepared for breakdowns and carry a car emergency survival kit with them at all times. But what items should you pack?

Everyone who lives in remote areas should be prepared for breakdowns and carry a car emergency survival kit with them at all times. But what items should you pack? Everyone who owns a car should carry a car survival kit with them at all times. This is especially true for anyone who will be driving in remote …

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Disasters Change Lives Forever

Disasters change lives. There are many indirect effects of natural disasters. They may be less obvious, but they are often more costly and can add years on to the recovery time after a disaster. 

Disasters change lives. There are many indirect effects of natural disasters. They may be less obvious, but they are often more costly and can add years on to the recovery time after a disaster. In the year 2005, natural disasters killed over 25,000 people and caused $57.7 billion in damage worldwide. Besides the noticeable, direct impact …

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The Most Important Prep is Physical

Once you have the water, food, and medical supplies stored, the typical prepper considers themselves ‘good to go.’ But the most important prep is physical.

Once you have the water, food, and medical supplies stored, the typical prepper considers themselves ‘good to go.’ But the most important prep is physical.   Once you have the water, food, and medical supplies stocked and stored, the typical prepper considers themselves ‘good to go.’ While they are certainly better off than most people …

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New to Prepping? 7 Reasonable Action Steps

New to Prepping? 7 Reasonable long-term action steps that you build on over time. Even if you go slow, you are still doing better than the vast majority of people living around you! 

New to Prepping? 7 Reasonable long-term action steps that you build on over time. Even if you go slow, you are still doing better than the vast majority of people living around you!    Many people have decided to be more prepared for unexpected disasters, job loss, or other situations that can make overall living …

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Staying Warm in a Cold Apartment

Staying Warm in a Cold Apartment. These tips and tricks will help any type of dwelling in cold months. Stay warm without raising your electricity bill.   Though the article focuses on apartment dwellers, these tips, and tricks for staying warm in a drafty house, too! This isn’t just for when the power is out, either! …

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Why Should You Prepare for Emergencies?

Disasters are a very real occurrence that can happen anywhere in the world at any time. Why should you prepare for emergencies? It's the smart thing to do!

Disasters are a very real occurrence that can happen anywhere in the world at any time. Why should you prepare for emergencies? It’s the smart thing to do! Experiencing a disaster is traumatic enough, having the extra disadvantage of being unprepared for such an event will ultimately result in more unnecessary stress in an already stressful situation. There are many …

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Pay Debts or Buy Preps: Which is Better?

If you're like me, you battle yourself every payday: do I pay debts or buy preps? It can be a real struggle and make you frustrated to the point of wanting to give up on the whole thing. 

If you’re like me, you battle yourself every payday: do I pay debts or buy preps? It can be a real struggle and make you frustrated to the point of wanting to give up on the whole thing.    I jumped all over this article when I first saw it. If you’re like me, you …

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