Category Archive: Survival

Why Peppermint Deserves A Place In Your Preparedness Garden

Why Peppermint Deserves A Place In Your Preparedness Garden It is springtime and many people are either planning their gardens or have even started planting and I’m going to illustrate for you why it’s important to include some peppermint (mentha piperita) in your plans. Why peppermint? Because it has various pest control, culinary, and medicinal …

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Build Your Very Own Arched Cabin In A Weekend For Under $5000

Build Your Very Own Arched Cabin In A Weekend For Under $5000 Have you ever wanted to Build Your Very Own Arched Cabin In A Weekend For Under $5000? I know I have… This is the article for you! These wonderful, arched cabins come flat packed and all you have to do is follow the instructions …

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Natural Homemade Fly Spray Recipe

Natural Homemade Fly Spray Recipe This Natural Homemade Fly Spray Recipe works and is so cheap to make… Keep those pesky fly’s at bay this spring/summer. Fly spray in the stores cost about 4 bucks a tin, in that tin there are copious amounts of harmful chemicals and aerosols that can harm your lungs if breathed …

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Build a Small Solar Solution, With a Budget of $150 (Guide and Video)

Build a Small Solar Solution, With a Budget of $150 (Guide and Video) This small solar solution may be all you need to charge your  electric devices if the power goes out! For around $150 this is worth a bookmark and a share to tell your friends about! Solar is confusing and I will admit …

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Preppers Gold: Pallets and Buckets 101

Preppers Gold: Pallets and Buckets 101 I personally agree that pallets and buckets could be worth much more than real gold in an emergency… Preppers gold isn’t just the precious metal. I have covered lots on this subject but after the article I am sharing with you I need to reiterate and go over the fundamentals …

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Survive A Disaster with These Common Kitchen Items

Survive A Disaster with These Common Kitchen Items Knowing how to use things laying around he house when a disaster strikes could just save your family’s life… I have posted a few of these articles over the past year but not as in depth and illustrated as this article from lifehacker.com. It covers a great range …

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Simple DIY Solar Panel Or Cooker Sun Tracker Made From A Clock

Simple DIY Solar Panel Or Cooker Sun Tracker Made From A Clock Stop turning your solar panels or your solar cookers with this easy to build sun tracker made from a clock. This is probably the simplest sun tracker you can find on the internet. All you need is an old large clock mechanism, you …

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DIY Stationary Bike Generator From Old Washing Machine

DIY Stationary Bike Generator From Old Washing Machine This great tutorial on how to build a generator from an old bike and a washing machine could make you the frugal off the grid person you have dreamed of, for cheap You mght be wondering why the heck would you want to build a manual power …

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The Most Affordable Survival Superfoods To Stockpile

The Most Affordable Survival Superfoods To Stockpile See what affordable survival superfoods you should be storing. Some you may be surprised to see on the list! I am a big fan of stockpiling healthy and nutritious foods, I still can the usual, common foods like meats and veg but there is so many more foods …

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How To Convert a Regular Toilet Into An Emergency Toilet

How To Convert a Regular Toilet Into An Emergency Toilet Converting a regular toilet to emergency toilet is easy, cheap and could bring some normality into any disaster situation. I am sharing this as I think this could just make a personal to full blow disaster have some normality. Hygiene will be paramount to survival …

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Rendering Tallow for Cooking and 12 Other Uses

Rendering Tallow for Cooking and 12 Other Uses Leaning how to render fat is a good skill to know how to do. It can be a very useful and awesome way to not only cook with but 12 other great uses. When you render the fat of animals (beef, sheep, bear, deer, and poultry) this produces a …

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How To Make Lye Soap From Fat and Wood Ashes: Low-Cost Survival Hygiene

How To Make Lye Soap From Fat and Wood Ashes: Low-Cost Survival Hygiene Making soap is really easy to do and really cheap! If SHTF there is no excuse to go dirty. Remember hygiene is really important in an emergency situation. Disclaimer and Important Safety Info. I put disclaimers on most of my posts, but in …

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A Collection Of Survival and Prepping Tips

A Collection Of Survival and Prepping Tips What I am going to share here is just tips that can be filed away for the time they are needed. Some may not work in your area or be applicable, but hopefully there will be something useful for everyone who spends time reading this. Some deal with …

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Fifteen Most Fabulous Herbal Sedatives

Fifteen Most Fabulous Herbal Sedatives Looking to take the edge of the stress naturally? These herbal sedatives may just be for you! A lot of us suffer from stress in our daily life! Imagine if SHTF and all of the added pressure of finding food and safety to deal with too. I found a great …

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DIY Free And Virtually Unlimited Fuel To Store

 DIY Free And Virtually Unlimited Fuel To Store See how this DIY free And virtually unlimited fuel to store project could save your bacon in a SHTF situation and make you more self sufficient and this brings recycling to a whole new level. Every day we have tons of paper sent to us in the …

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