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20 Best Foods For Your Bug Out Bag

20 Best Foods For Your Bug Out Bag My first bug out bag was a disaster. I stuffed everything I could into it, and half of those things were a waste of space. But the biggest waste was the food. I had a cup of noodles and some mac and cheese (nothing but carbs and …

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How To Make A Pill Bottle Survival Kit

How To Make A Pill Bottle Survival Kit We all know that any survival kit is better than no kit at all, that’s why I love the Altoid tin survival kits and now my new favorite, the pill bottle survival kit. Unlike their big brother kits, the EDC bags, these little pill bottle survival kits …

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How To Build The Ultimate 25 Pound Bug Out Bag

How To Build The Ultimate 25 Pound Bug Out Bag There are a lot of things that people pack in their bug out bags for survival and sometimes even for comfort. Unfortunately, you can’t have everything because you can only carry so much. A lot of people throw around weights like “no more than 50-60 …

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9 Reasons a Coffee Can Should be in Your Survival Kit

 9 Reasons a Coffee Can Should be in Your Survival Kit Whether your putting together a bug out bag that you can sling over your shoulder or making a Every Day Carry Kit that you can slide into a jacket pocket, it’s important to consider how easy the kit will be to carry. I always knew …

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DIY Beer Bottle Cap Fishing Lures

DIY Beer Bottle Cap Fishing Lures Being able to catch your own food in an emergency situation is vital. Make fishing lures out of beer caps and have fish for dinner 🙂 We may laugh about this article, but this may just mean the difference between starving and surviving. The basics of this project are …

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Ten Essential OTC Medications to Stockpile

Ten Essential OTC Medications to Stockpile Most of the following drugs were actually prescription medications when first released. (In higher dosages, several still are.) Although other OTC drugs are worth considering, these ten have been selected due to their ready availability, affordability, safety in both adults and children, and multi-use potential. Used alone or in …

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Everything You Need to Know About Planting and Harvesting Garlic

Everything You Need to Know About Planting and Harvesting Garlic   Garlic has potent antibacterial, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, and anti-cancer properties in addition to being beneficial for heart health and iron assimilation. You’ll need to do a little research on how to prepare and use these. For instance, garlic is more effective chewed or chopped than …

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The Shower that Fits in your Bug Out Bag

The Shower that Fits in your Bug Out Bag Designed as a lightweight alternative to the much heavier solar showers, the Simple Shower weighs in at under an ounce and is a great addition to the bug out bag where every ounce matters. The Simple Shower is a little device that turns just about any …

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How Much Gear Should You Put In Your Bug Out Bag?

How Much Gear Should You Put In Your Bug Out Bag? The question of how much gear should be in a bug out bag has always been a contentious one. You can’t carry everything, and you’d have a hard time surviving if you didn’t carry anything (unless you’re Les Stroud or something). The answer as to how …

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Upgrade the Food in Your Bug Out Bag

Upgrade the Food in Your Bug Out Bag Guest Post by Dave Asprey First off, thank you to the good people here at SHTFPreparedness for featuring me on their blog. I’ll start by introducing myself. I’m the founder and CEO of the Bulletproof Executive and the bestselling author of The Bulletproof Diet. I’m also a …

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