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A Prepper’s Story: Life Threatening Emergencies Happen At The Darndest Times

A Prepper’s Story: Life Threatening Emergencies Happen At The Darndest Times

The fact is that emergencies happen more often than we’d like to admit. By definition, they are serious and totally unexpected. But having even the most basic of preparedness supplies and knowledge could be a life saver, or at the very least, may help to prevent panic and confusion.

I’m not Tight…Just Careful With Money

I’m not Tight…Just Careful With Money

I get what she was saying, but I really don’t understand the rolling of eyes and the “Oh Mother!!!!” comment when I gave my opinion of things.

How To Can Potatoes

How To Can Potatoes

Canning potatoes is my favorite method of preserving them for the following year. They taste amazing (much better than store bought canned potatoes), and they’re really convenient to heat and eat.

Food Storage in Mylar Bags

Food Storage in Mylar Bags

Mylar bags create an oxygen barrier to protect food during extended long-term food storage because the oxygen is removed using food safe oxygen absorbers. Mylar bags for food storage can be sealed with a standard heat sealing unit or with an ordinary clothes iron.

19 Ways to Re-Use Silica Gel

19 Ways to Re-Use Silica Gel

The packets of silica gel found in vitamin bottles, boxes of new shoes, and packages of some food have many uses and can be collected for future. Here are 19 ways to utilize this essential prep.

Storm Shows Americans Are Totally Unprepared: “I have no food, I have no cash, so I’m trying to forage for something”

Storm Shows Americans Are Totally Unprepared

One San Francisco resident in particular highlights just how susceptible America is to disasters and what to expect in the event of a widespread emergency.

The Ultimate Christmas Shopping Guide For Preppers

The Ultimate Christmas Shopping Guide For Preppers

We made our list and checked it twice to make sure this is the ultimate guide for finding prepper gift ideas for everyone on your list.

How to Build a Winter Home Emergency Kit

How to Build a Winter Home Emergency Kit

There’s a lot that goes into a winter home emergency kit and while you probably have many of these supplies around in one form or another, having them together and ready for a winter disaster is vital to getting through a disaster in the freezing cold successfully.

8 Survival Uses of Space Blankets

8 Survival Uses of Space Blankets

Mylar space blankets have other alternative uses aside from keeping you warm. In fact, they can potentially save your life in an emergency. Take a look at the 8 survival uses of space blankets.

30 Prepper-Inspired Stocking Stuffer Ideas for 2014

30 Prepper-Inspired Stocking Stuffer Ideas for 2014

We’ve scoured the internet looking for the very best products to add to your favorite prepper’s stocking. This list includes everyday carry items and various survival gear that is sure to make your favorite prepper’s Christmas merry and bright.

Disarmed? How to Create DIY Self-Defense Tools With Items in Your Home

Create DIY Self-Defense Tools With Items in Your Home

When guns aren’t available or allowed, using random items at hand may be your best choice in a bad spot for taking back control of a situation.

Prepping: When Have You Got Enough Stuff?

Prepping: When Have You Got Enough Stuff?

To me and mine there is no point at all in surviving whatever calamity befalls us only to find we are totally and utterly miserable due to an oversight during the prepping stage.

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