Free Garden Plans

Free Garden Plans - Once you make a list of your favorite fruits, veggies and herbs, draw up a plan to make planting easier on yourself.

If you want good food for your family no matter what, you need to grow your own food.  And to do a good job, you need to plan a garden that will fulfill your family’s needs. Take a few minutes to write down the vegetables your family enjoys the most. Do you eat a lot …

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No Doubt About It, These Indicators Show We Have Economic Problems Headed Our Way

No Doubt About It, These Indicators Show We Have Economic Problems Headed Our Way - While we have some short term perceived success on the face of the economy, we are still in big trouble. Someday it will all rear its ugly head. It could be a war, it could be an alliance against America financially, either way we will pay the piper one of these days.

While we are seeing job growth and economic prosperity, you have to remember that it is all built on a castle of over 20 trillion dollars of debt! That is not a number that can even compute for most people. You toss around the word trillion and people nod heads up and down like they …

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What to Do with $1000 Right Now

What to Do with $1000 Right Now - I know people who would buy a bag and a gun and be out of money! Still, we are looking to maximize the dollar. Not only is this a fun article to read. Its also a very cool little budgeting tool.

This is one of  the most entertaining articles of the year, thus far. I have enjoyed this look at a lottery style situation with prepping. I think its an article that creates all kinds of conversation. What would you do with $1000 dolllars right now. What you might be surprised about is the fact that …

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Survival Debate: 9mm or .45

Survival Debate: 9mm or .45 - This is a quick look at these two calibers and how they hold up in many ways. We know the .45 is more powerful but is that all that matters? To  a prepper it should not be the only thing that matters.

Who doesn’t love a good survival debate? You know the gun world has exploded and we are seeing more interest in guns than ever before. Despite what the government and popular culture would have you believe. Americans like guns and they like the idea of being armed. Who can blame them with the situation we …

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It Looks Like 2008 Only MORE DISTORTED So Expect MORE CHAOS

It Looks Like 2008 Only MORE DISTORTED So Expect MORE CHAOS - This is an article that will have you ever more concerned about the money you have in the stock market. What can you do to safeguard your money? Well there are lots of resources out there. When we have Israel firing rockets at Iran its a dangerous time to do anything that might put your investments at risk.

There is much to be concerned about on the forefront of the economy. It would seem that many of the people in this world are struggling to understand why the economy even works. More still don’t even give it the time of day. This is an interesting outlook but its also a big part of …

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Experts Warn that the Amount of Drugs Flushed into our Rivers and Lakes will Increase 65% by 2050

Experts Warn that the Amount of Drugs Flushed into our Rivers and Lakes will Increase 65% by 2050 - What is more scary than a wholly tainted water source? The very thing we rely on to sustain us can soon become something we have to avoid because of contamination. What happens then? Well, these are the considerations that one must make as a prepper.

It wouldn’t make much sense, as preppers, to not care for our planet. Contrary to popular belief we are not actually looing forward to the  of the world. If anything we are getting ready for what seems like the inevitable. Honestly, how long can things go on the way they are going and there not …

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Not All Doom and Gloom

Not All Doom and Gloom - Of course, like anything else it evens out. After a while you realize that you are going to survive this thing and you have some time. Then you settle into preparedness goals and really start to enjoy life as a prepper and a person forging towards a meaningful life of self reliance and independence.

This prepping thing is about so much more than just the end of times. I mean, it seems that way at first but once you really get along the path it becomes so much more! You struggle to realize it in those first years because you are in total panic mode. When you first start …

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Prepping Mistakes You Should Avoid

Prepping Mistakes You Should Avoid - Preparing for something involves knowing the don’ts and dos both! Any of these aspects, if missing, makes your knowledge half! Half knowledge is certainly dangerous, right? So, here is the chance to make your knowledge wholesome by knowing the prepping mistakes to avoid!

You learn when you make mistakes! However, this does not mean that you should continue to make those mistakes. The real meaning of this phrase is that a first-time mistake is your best teacher. However, this does not mean that we all have to commit that mistake to learn. If one of us learns by …

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How and When to Plant Tomatoes in the Garden

How and When to Plant Tomatoes in the Garden - When you reach that point its time to start canning. Tomatoes can take a toll on your garden but if you get them right and keep your soil full of nutrients you will get plants that offer a lot to harvest.

Even if we weren’t worried about the end nearing us and the wheels coming off of society, we would likely still plant tomatoes. There is something so right about a hot tomato plucked from a summer plant. Its a flavor that cannot be denied. For most of us its just something that you eat raw, …

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Dad’s Get Home Bag – So He Can Get Home to Us!

Dad’s Get Home Bag – So He Can Get Home to Us! - Enter the GHB. Now this article comes from a very interesting angle. Its written by a woman and it is describing the Get Home Bag that is used by her husband to assure he can get home. That is a powerful thought in its own right.

While much of the prepping world is wrapped up in the idea of the bugout bag, I think we could all benefit more from having a get home bag. This is the bag that assures you can make it home from work or from that day trip.  This is an incredibly important consideration. When you …

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