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Bunker 101

Bunker 101 I would love a bunker at my bug out location, and honestly they are pricey but not out of reach… if we budget right and keep our prep heads on! I found a great website that shows us how they install a typical prepping 10′ x 50 doomsday bunker, lots of pictures and lots …

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Use Cayenne Pepper To Stop Injuries From Bleeding

Use Cayenne Pepper To Stop Injuries From Bleeding DISCLAIMER ON MEDICAL COMMENTS & ADVICE GIVEN Please note that the below information is designed to provide general information on the topics presented. It is provided with the understanding that the expert is not engaged in rendering any medical or professional services in the information provided below. …

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The Miracle of Tea Tree Oil: 80 Amazing Uses for Survival

The Miracle of Tea Tree Oil: 80 Amazing Uses for Survival Many preppers and individuals seeking self-reliance are learning to use essential oils to manage the both routine and not-so-routine maladies that occur in daily life. There are about a dozen or so essential oils that belong in every survival kit including tea tree, peppermint, …

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13 Uses For Pine Trees For Self-Reliance

13 Uses For Pine Trees For Self-Reliance If you find yourself in a survival situation in the middle of a pine forest, you actually have a lot of resources available in your natural surroundings. In other terms, you are lucky and with this knowledge could survive pretty well compared to other situations you could find …

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10 Prepping Mistakes That Could Get You Killed (And How To Avoid Them)

10 Prepping Mistakes That Could Get You Killed If you are thinking about starting to prepare for the worst or even if you have been prepping for years, there are mistakes we all make that could get us killed if SHTF really were to happen and we had to rely on our preps. The article …

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Family Prepping Activities for Autumn

Family Prepping Activities for Autumn Each season offers unique opportunities for learning and practicing survival skills. Autumn, or Fall, is when the bounty of the garden is harvested, hunting season starts, and all the fun activities that go with Halloween and cooler temperatures. Just about all of these ‘normal’ activities are part of a larger …

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14 Simple DIY Solar Power Projects

14 Ingenious Simple DIY Solar Power Projects Solar power is getting big these days. Its also pretty expensive but if you follow these 14 simple DIY projects you could be off the grid quicker than you can say electricity. Spend a little on materials (no where near as much as the solar companies charge) and …

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The DIY Survival Fishing Kit

The DIY Survival Fishing Kit Having food stockpiled is obviously the best method of ensuring you have food in an emergency situation. Have you thought about what would you do if you got stranded away from your home or your home is destroyed? I know I have and being a city man and not being …

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Eating Well with Foraged Food

Eating Well with Foraged Food When we think of survival food, there are some standard meals that often come to mind: MREs, wild berries and roots, and wild-caught fish. It’s not the kind of spread that would impress your mother-in-law, that’s for sure. Well, I’m writing this to tell you that it doesn’t have to …

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How To Make A Still With A Pressure Cooker

How To Make A Still With A Pressure Cooker Knowing how to make a still could be really beneficial in an emergency situation. A still can do two things… Make alcohol and make dirty, unclean water and even salt water into water you can drink. There are numerous designs on how to make a still …

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