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10 Most Popular Foods to Forage

10 Most Popular Foods to Forage Unless you’re living in the middle of the desert, there is a very good chance that the natural habitat around your home is abundantly stocked with wild foods just waiting to be harvested. Foraging is the process of going out into that “wild” to gather available foods. By “wild” …

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5 Great Tips to Make Prepping Easier

5 Great Tips to Make Prepping Easier Have you found prepping to be difficult many days? You’re really not alone if you’ve felt this way before. Prepping is no easy feat. It’s actually hard to do even if you find some aspects of it enjoyable. But hard things are often times the most worthwhile to complete, …

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The Forgotten Prep: Septic System Maintenance

The Forgotten Prep: Septic System Maintenance Many people who live green and frugally are in rural locations. Even those who live in suburban areas that have been incorporated into growing cities may still have septic systems versus being part of a large sewer line. There are over 21 million households that need to be prepared …

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17 Survival Uses for Coffee Filters and Coffee Grounds

17 Survival Uses for Coffee Filters and Coffee Grounds If you want to be a prepper, you need to learn how to make use of whatever’s available. Yes, it’s important to have plenty of supplies, but what if they’re destroyed or stolen? A good prepper knows how to find supplies where others only find useless …

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The 8 Fastest Ways to Purify Water

The 8 Fastest Ways to Purify Water If the SHTF and you’re running from a violent mob, fighting off looters, and trekking for miles through the wilderness, you’re gonna get pretty thirsty. Hopefully you can take some water with you, but you’re going to run out eventually, which means you’ll have to find water and …

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What You Need to Know About Matches for Survival

What You Need to Know About Matches for Survival It would be pretty safe to say that most preppers have a stash of matches in one, if not multiple, locations throughout their various bags, packs, and locations. When it comes to matches for survival: there is more you need to know than keeping them dry and …

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Prepping for a Blizzard: A Practical Survival Guide

Prepping for a Blizzard: A Practical Survival Guide If you live in a climate prone to severe winter weather, you have to face reality: Sooner or later, you are probably going to get snowed in and you may not have power. That’s a given. Your response to it is up to you. There are several …

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How To Make Your Own Energy-Saving Thermal Curtains

How To Make Your Own Energy-Saving Thermal Curtains These work. I will not beat about the bush. We lose over 30% of heat from our windows. Possibly more. So it makes sense to reduce the % of heat lost right? Well today you can…for cheap! This fantastic article shows us how to make these thermal …

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Two Is One And One Is None: The Art of Redundancy

Two Is One And One Is None: The Art of Redundancy   If you’ve studied survival on any level for camping, hiking, or just military service, I’m sure you’ve heard the phrase, “Two is one and one is none.” It’s an important rule that you should follow, but do you know what it really means? Things …

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DIY Skincare Products Made With Essential Oils

DIY Skincare Products Made With Essential Oils Anyone who buys skin care products from lotion to facial creams knows that these products do not come cheap. Sometimes you can pay more than $20 for a single ounce of some cream that promises miracles but just never quite delivers. On top of all that, what is …

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