Category Archive: Survival

Test Your Preps – Go Camping!

Test Your Preps – Go Camping! There are many ways to “practice” prepping but one of the most fun ways is to go camping. Not only can you test your gear, but you can also test your skill at fire-making, cooking outdoors, fishing and a whole lot more. My wife and I go camping 4 …

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10 Unemployment Preparedness Tips

10 Unemployment Preparedness Tips I am so glad I found this article. Losing a job is probably one of the most likely SHTF events you will encounter in your life time. I have experienced it once in my life and I hated it. I was so worried about where my next rent payment was coming …

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5 SHTF and Prepping Levels of Competency for Emergency Preparedness

5 SHTF and Prepping Levels of Competency for Emergency Preparedness I think the question I am about to ask is probably the hardest to answer… How prepared are you? What are your chances of surviving an emergency be it man made or natural? I read a really good article on prepping levels of competency for …

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Free Emergency Preparedness Gear

Free Emergency Preparedness Gear FREE Survival Gear: I have 3 great items you may want to consider adding to your preps and they all are fantastic. I have all 3 and I think they are a great add to any bug out, get home or EDC kit. 1. Credit Card Knife - This clever tool is an invaluable, …

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Soilless Homestead Gardening Using Hydroponics

Soilless Homestead Gardening Using Hydroponics Hydroponics is a fast growing way of gardening,  Hydroponicsis a subset of hydroculture and is a method of growing plants using mineral nutrient solutions, in water, without soil. I live in Nebraska and the soil here in Lincoln is black clay and it sucks to grow in. Hydroponics would be great …

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How To Survive If You Get Stranded In The Woods

How To Survive If You Get Stranded In The Woods Getting lost in the woods could happen to us all, even the most experienced people could get lost. Over at shtfdad.com they break down the basics and show you how to survive if you get stranded in the woods. Knowing the fundamentals of survival like, …

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42 Flowers You Can Eat

42 Flowers You Can Eat In a survival situation you have to think outside the box. Many of us don’t know that there is a treasure trove of food in gardens all around us. I found a good article that shows us 42 flowers you can actually eat. Flowers can be used on a daily …

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How To Make A Survival Bow

How To Make A Survival Bow Knowing how to make a survival bow is a great skill set to have. Making one is so easy even your kids should learn this. Having a bow and arrow in an emergency will increase your chances of survival by a lot. In fact it could mean the difference …

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Preparing Your Feet for SHTF

Preparing Your Feet for SHTF Your feet are your most important transportation in any emergency situation. If you treat them bad they will make your journey a living hell. Luckily there are numerous tips and tricks for preparing Your Feet for SHTF. Having a good pair of shoes / boots is vital for bugging out, you …

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The Best Fruits and Vegetables That Fight Dehydration

The Best Fruits and Vegetables That Fight Dehydration Dehydration is a killer! I want to share this article because from a survival standpoint this is great knowledge to have because if SHTF and you have no real source of water growing these fruits and veggies could help you and your family survive long enough to …

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Why You Need A Faraday Cage And How To Build One

Why You Need A Faraday Cage And How To Build One We all know am EMP strike could render our electronic devices useless. Did you know that you can actually prevent damage to your electronics by building a Faraday cage? They are really easy to build and actually won’t cost you a lot to make …

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Other Uses for MRE Heaters

Other Uses for MRE Heaters These flameless heaters also known as MRE heaters are really useful to have around in an emergency! They are fantastic at heating food with no fire and they are also great at so many other things! You will be so glad you read this article! MRE heaters work through a …

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Fishing Without Fishing Gear

Fishing Without Fishing Gear See how to catch fish without fishing gear in this pretty cool article from thereadystore.com. Fish have all you need to survive, caloric wise. They are full to the brim with omega 3 fatty acids and nutrients your body needs and probably the best of all, fish can be eaten raw if …

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How To Cook Full Meals On Your Car Engine

How To Cook Full Meals On Your Car Engine I wanted to share this awesome article with you. How to cook fill meals on your car engine. This blew my mind, I had never thought about this before, it literally had never even crossed my mind. Thinking outside of the box in a survival situation …

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How To Make And Hunt with a Paracord Sling

How To Make And Hunt with a Paracord Sling This how to make and hunt with a paracord sling is just pure genius, David killed Goliath with a sling so why wouldn’t we be able to kill some rabbits or squirrels with one. I personally have never tried hunting this way, I have seen others …

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