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How To Make A Pill Bottle Survival Kit

How To Make A Pill Bottle Survival Kit —We all know that any survival kit is better than no kit at all, that's why I love the Altoid tin survival kits and now my new favorite, the pill bottle survival kit.

The covert survival kit is something that all preppers should have on hand. Whether you keep it at your desk at work or in your car, you never know when you might need the contents.  We all know that any …

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Do You Have These Go Bag Essentials?

Do You Have These Go Bag Essentials — If you've never heard about a "go bag" before, that's because people are focused on surviving long-term disasters... which is why they talk so much about bug out bags.

It goes by many names and you can call it whatever you want. Whether it gets you home or gets you out of dodge you need a bag with all the things in it. You know, THINGS! There are many …

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Put Together a Fire Building Survival Kit

Put Together a Fire Building Survival Kit - This article focuses on putting together a fire building survival kit. While you might think a bic lighter is all you need to get fire going you would be surprised at what you could face in adverse situations.

Fire is one of those survival skills that fall into the big three. Fire, shelter, and water are three things that you should address at the onset of any survival situation. You might think it’s strange that I don’t put …

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Puerto Rico: What It’s Really Like After the SHTF

Puerto Rico: What It's Really Like After the SHTF - Never doubt that such an event could happen to any of us, no matter how carefully we prepare. Your best-laid plans could be swept away by a storm, flood, or fire. The immediate support most people have grown to expect might not be on the way.

SHTF just doesn’t seem to stick. Short term SHTF is something that many people are involved in on the coasts and things like that. It’s a big deal! We are talking about things like tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, and wildfires.  These …

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The Essential Bushcraft Skills

The Definitive Bushcraft Skills List -- No matter how impressive the strides in technology become, you will always want a balance of bushcraft skills. All it would take is a single EMP strike to severely limit those technologies.

No matter how impressive the strides in technology become, you will always want a balance of bushcraft skills. All it would take is a single EMP strike to severely limit those technologies. The wooded world and the wild world make …

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More Important Than The Bug Out Bag…the “Get Home” Bag

More Important Than The Bug Out Bag…the “Get Home” Bag — The bugout is a perilous situation. There is not getting around the fact that the bugout may be your only option but it also might be your end.

The bugout is a perilous situation.   There is no getting around the fact that the bugout may be your only option but it also might be your end. We have serious inflation of abilities when it comes to staying …

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Buying a Realistic Bugout Vehicle

Buying a Realistic Bugout Vehicle — We have all seen those fantasy bugout vehicles with gun turrets and the like hanging off of them. They are heavily armored and look like something out a movie.

There is no getting around the fact that you need a bug out location (“BOL”). These could be varied. Maybe your bug out is very far away or maybe it’s pretty close by.  Either way, you need an answer if …

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Be a Better Prepper With Camping!

Be a Better Prepper With Camping! — If you think about it, camping for a prepper is kind of a no brainer as far as training goes. Sadly, few ever take the opportunity to actually go camping for various reasons. Maybe they think they know it all already, or they can't stand the idea of sleeping outside (or bugs!) unless forced to.

Camping is a very interesting word. There are few activities that vary so wildly with the same word. For example, camping can be a tent pitched outback or a hammock hung between two trees on the top of a mountain. …

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Buy an Ex-Ambulance for an Awesome SHTF Vehicle

Buy an Ex-Ambulance for an Awesome SHTF Vehicle — While it may not be an obvious choice, a decommissioned ambulance can be a great option for mobile housing for when SHTF. Preppers and travelers alike could make use of an old ambulance, as the cargo area is spacious enough to accommodate a sleeping and living area.

The bug out is a big deal and it goes a long way if you truly need to get out of dodge. However, bugging out on foot should be avoided if it can be. Images: instructables.com Having an effective, wheeled, …

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Ways Camping Can Help You Survive

There is something magic about camping. Camping is an opportunity for us to stop the freight train of society for a weekend. We can get away from the inundation of media, noise and worry, to some degree. Certainly its better than sitting on the couch staring into the phone.

There is something magic about camping. Camping is an opportunity for us to stop the freight train of society for a weekend.  We can get away from the inundation of media, noise and worry, to some degree. Certainly its better …

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