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Earthquake and Power Outage Experience in the Philippines

Earthquake and Power Outage Experience in the Philippines   Editor’s Note: This full article is a guest post submitted to us for use on the site.  This was my experience with a mild earthquake and a power outage, in the Philippines. Amazingly nothing was damaged by the quake.  I expected some things to tip over.  …

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The Basic Emergency Plan – The Foundation of Preparedness

The Basic Emergency Plan – The Foundation of Preparedness A simple, basic, foolproof plan should be the starting point for any prepper. The catch-all plan is much more likely to be used than your specialized scenario plans. They are easy to make and practice, and TruePrepper has made it even easier by creating a simple …

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Go Away Green – Disney’s Camouflage Paint

Go Away Green – Disney’s Camouflage Paint Disney is full of surprises. We have all seen how they used to hide adult images on their VHS sleeves; and if you haven’t it’s worth checking out. Today, we’re talking about what they hide in plain sight every day.The magic of their theme parks is achieved by …

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9 Survival Skills You Can Learn Sitting on Your Couch

9 Survival Skills You Can Learn Sitting on Your Couch Whether you are a couch potato or an avid outdoorsman- everyone has some down time. This down time is the perfect time to relax, catch up with family, or even still learn survival skills! Sure, you can get better training with hands-on experience. But anyone …

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The Best Bushcraft Knife: Finding the Optimal Tools for SHTF

The Best Bushcraft Knife: Finding the Optimal Tools for SHTF What is your favorite knife for bushcraft? It is surprising how many people have different tastes when it comes to a tool as simple as a knife. We strode out to determine the best bushcraft knife using our own experience and the input from those …

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The Cash Stash for a Prepper’s EDC: Keychain, Wallet, or Hidden?

The Cash Stash for a Prepper’s EDC: Keychain, Wallet, or Hidden? Preppers know the importance of having cash on you at all times as part of your EDC. But what is the best way to carry it? Maybe you haven’t given it a thought and keep your extra cash tucked in your wallet. They make …

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The Best Survival Blanket – Finding the Optimal Tools for SHTF

The Best Survival Blanket – Finding the Optimal Tools for SHTF It may seem odd that we are talking about survival blankets in the middle of summer. But, as preppers, I think we can agree that there is no better time to prepare than before the storm. When extreme cold weather hits, you need to …

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The Utility Knife- A Prepper Favorite

The Utility Knife- A Prepper Favorite There are countless tools preppers can use, as they are undeniably resourceful. One of the favorite knives that gets used for everyday carry (EDC) is not your typical folding knife. It’s not a fixed blade knife either. A replaceable blade utility knife probably sees the most work for everyday …

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Urban Search and Rescue Markings, and Why You Need to Know Them

Urban Search and Rescue Markings and Why You Need to Know Them In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, did you notice pictures of the cryptic markings that FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) spray-painted on all the homes? These rescue markings convey a large amount of information, and knowing what they mean can help you in a …

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13 Ways to Catch Fish for Survival

 13 Ways to Catch Fish for Survival Food is an essential part of survival. Being resourceful enough to find it on the move or in remote locations is a tough skill to learn. There are several methods to find sustenance- hunting, trapping, foraging, and fishing to name a few. Fishing is one of the easiest …

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