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The One-Year Pantry, Layer by Layer

The One-Year Pantry, Layer by Layer

During an emergency, we are often left to fend for ourselves. Learn how to use layers to create a food storage pantry based on nutritious foods in order for your family to thrive during the most difficult of times.

Wildfire Preparedness Checklist

With the massive droughts plaguing our country, it’s not just the west coast that needs to prepare for this natural disaster. Use this checklist as a way to prepare your home.

How To Think Like a SEAL: Training Exercises to Toughen Your Mind

How To Think Like a SEAL: Training Exercises to Toughen Your Mind

If you can understand how your mind reacts to disasters, you can learn to quiet it, slow the thinking down and learn to make more rational decisions. Here’s how to think like a Navy SEAL.

Why Preppers Should Learn to Survive Without Brand Name Equipment

Why Preppers Should Learn to Survive Without Brand Name Equipment

None of us are going to be completely prepared when the bottom drops out and your brand name labels won’t always save you.

The Ultimate Chicken Crap Composting Guide

The Ultimate Chicken Crap Composting Guide

Using chicken manure is excellent as a soil amendment and hailed as a top choice for organic gardeners. Here are some recommendations to get you started using chicken manure in your compost pile.

The Prepared Workplace: Lifesaving Supplies You Need Before the Emergency

The Prepared Workplace: Lifesaving Supplies You Need Before the Emergency

Chances are, if a sudden disaster occurs at your workplace and you are forced to shelter in place for a given time, many coworkers (including yourself) could be unprepared.

When Seconds Count: 5 Items for Quick-Action Response

When Seconds Count: 5 Items for Quick-Action Response

Emergencies can spring up in seconds. When they do, those seconds count! These are a few things you can tote around with you in a jacket or cargo pocket that will give you an immediate edge when a situation arises that calls for you to work on it immediately.

Popular Hollywood Hallucinogenic Plant Could Have Dangerous Side Effects

Popular Hollywood Hallucinogenic Plant Could Have Dangerous Side Effects

In this light, many times some of these exotic herbs have been used for innocuous or innocent purposes with well-meaning, and through no fault of their own, people have gotten hurt or worse.

Winter Survival: Don't Get Caught in the Cold Without this Essential Prep

Winter Survival: Don’t Get Caught in the Cold Without this Essential Prep

With the threat of vehicles being threatened from extreme cold temperatures, this daily survival gear is a must to carry with you.

A Beginners Guide to Sausage Making (Recipes Included)

A Beginners Guide to Sausage Making (Recipes Included)

Sausage making is a great way to use up an abundance of meats in the home and this basic tutorial will take you step by step.

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