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How to Make a Homemade Moisturizer for Dry Winter Skin

How to Make a Homemade Moisturizer for Dry Winter Skin — Do your heels look like the hide of an alligator? Is your skin chapped from the cold and the wind? Are your legs so dry that little flakes come off with your pants?

How to Make a Homemade Moisturizer for Dry Winter Skin Do your heels look like the hide of an alligator? Is your skin chapped from the cold and the wind? Are your legs so dry that little flakes come off with your pants? Not only is this uncomfortable (and rather unattractive), very dry skin that …

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The Best Bug Out Bag Backpack – Finding the Optimal Tools for SHTF

The Best Bug Out Bag Backpack – Finding the Optimal Tools for SHTF - There are many considerations and schools of thought when it comes to bug out bags in general. We take these into consideration and offer advice and some options for each brand of prepping. Having rapid access to preparedness resources is a huge benefit to anyone in a SHTF situation. Beginning preppers and long time preppers both know the importance of the thing that holds the bug out bag together- the bag itself.

The Best Bug Out Bag Backpack – Finding the Optimal Tools for SHTF There are plenty of backpack options for your bug out bag out there. Just like the gear in your bug out bag, the backpack you go with varies for each person. Still, there is a wide range of quality out there and …

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How Will You Communicate in an Emergency?

How Will You Communicate in an Emergency? Are you planning on using your cell phone to send texts? While that may be more reliable than making calls, the communication grid is not especially reliable.

How Will You Communicate in an Emergency? Are you planning on using your cell phone to send texts? While that may be more reliable than making calls, the communication grid is not especially reliable. You have certainly experienced small outages not just on landlines and internet connection, but cell phone connection as well. History will …

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How To Live Off the Grid

How To Live Off the Grid - Living off the grid basically means living without the supply of gas, electricity and even water provided by local authorities. In the survival community, most are more concern with short-term ways to live off the grid in cases (EMP, natural disasters, etc) where essential supplies like electricity and water would be unavailable for a short period of time.

How To Live Off the Grid Living off the grid basically means living without the supply of gas, electricity and even water provided by local authorities. Living off the grid is becoming one of the popular long-term lifestyles that people embrace. In the survival community, most are more concern with short-term ways to live off …

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8 Tips to Rebuild Your Emergency Fund After SHTF

8 Tips to Rebuild Your Emergency Fund After SHTF - Whether you’re facing an unexpected financial emergency or have just overcome the horrors of a hurricane, flood or another natural disaster; employing the above tips can help you get back on track and more importantly, back to being prepared.

8 Tips to Rebuild Your Emergency Fund After SHTF So you did the smart thing, built an emergency fund and you were actually forced to use it. Thankfully you and your family are safe and can start to get back to normal. But what’s the best way to rebuild that fund and ensure you remain …

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The Military Phonetic Alphabet Guide

The Military Phonetic Alphabet Guide — Have you ever had trouble talking with someone in a loud setting or over a bad cellphone connection? Even spelling out what you are trying to say can be misinterpreted.

The Military Phonetic Alphabet Guide Have you ever had trouble talking with someone in a loud setting or over a bad cellphone connection? Even spelling out what you are trying to say can be misinterpreted. The problem with understanding people in those situations is that many words and letters sound the same. A phonetic alphabet …

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7 Surprising Prepping Statistics: Beyond the Numbers

7 Surprising Prepping Statistics: Beyond the Numbers - We have all heard the "you're more likely to be hit by lightning than win the lottery" adage, but I always found the 'how likely' part of that scenario interesting.

7 Surprising Prepping Statistics: Beyond the Numbers Statistics can tell us a lot about some things, and nothing is more mind boggling than prepping statistics. They can show just how little the average person prepares for any calamity in their life or if they can illustrate just how dangerous certain situations can be. I find …

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The Skivvy Roll – How to Pack Like a Pro

The Skivvy Roll – How to Pack Like a Pro - With the roll self-contained and compacted, it is pretty easy to stuff it into any pack you may carry. The roll makes a great addition to bug out bags and is a great starting point for extra clothes you may want to pack.

The Skivvy Roll – How to Pack Like a Pro Having spares of the bare essentials is always a good idea. A good shirt, a clean pair of undergarments, and some dry socks can always be clutch whether you are contending with a simple mishap or an extreme survival situation. The skivvy roll is a …

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10 Great Tech Tools for Preppers

10 Great Tech Tools for Preppers Keeping it simple is always a good plan, especially for prepping gear. Simpler tools have worked for thousands of years, and it is smart to have the essentials and know how to use them. Fire starters, water filters, and military can openers are known for their reliability from being …

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6 Gadgets to Generate Electricity

6 Gadgets to Generate Electricity - As we grow more and more reliant on our electronics for information and communication, electricity is necessary for emergencies. Electricity generating gadgets come in many forms and the way they generate electricity varies between them.

6 Gadgets to Generate Electricity As we grow more and more reliant on our electronics for information and communication, electricity is necessary for emergencies. Electricity generating gadgets come in many forms and the way they generate electricity varies between them. Having multiple options to generate electricity and charge your electronics can help keep you prepared. Having …

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