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How the Wealthy are Planning to Survive Economic Collapse

One of the strongest points to be made about prepping today is the fact that billionaires are buying bunkers.

One of the strongest points to be made about prepping today is the fact that billionaires are buying bunkers. Yes. They are doing all sorts of prepper style things. Men and women who have created incredible lives filled with incredible …

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Homemade Eczema Cream

Homemade Eczema Cream - Knowing how to manipulate the world around you and have the right items on hand to create medicines and natural care is imperative. This particular recipe only has two ingredients. You can ad essential oils to this recipe if you want it to have a scent or add other benefits.

The itching and inflammation that comes with eczema is a terrifying thing to deal with. Its also an ugly thing to watch someone you love deal with. One thing that can be an issue early on is baby eczema. In …

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Are you Storing Essential Oils?

Are you Storing Essential OIls? - Essential oils are not going to be something you can reproduce. It takes pounds and pounds of raw plants to create a very little essential oil.  That said, essential oils are not the most effective long term answer because they will eventually run out.

Let’s get the big argument against essential oils out of the way. Its a very simple one but it holds some water in terms of repeatability. However, there are so many benefits to storing essential oils that I would just …

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Diversifying Food Storage with Canned Meatballs

The Best Home Canned Meatballs Recipe - Meat prices are just ridiculous and I don't see the prices going down anytime soon. So if you can get a good deal on ground beef I would highly recommend making some meatballs and can them and have yummy meatballs for years to come

Food storage can be pretty exciting if you know your way around a kitchen. Its actually a pretty interesting term. Food storage can mean a number of things to different people.  Freeze Dried Long Term Food Storage Shelf Stable Foods …

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Planting Grains in a Backyard Garden

While having a backyard garden is going to afford you a percentage of food on your plate each day, there are ways to take your food security much further.

While having a backyard garden is going to afford you a percentage of food on your plate each day, there are ways to take your food security much further. It’s the idea of growing grains in your yard rather than …

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How to Refill 1 Pound Propane Bottles

How to Refill 1 Pound Propane Bottles - Gas companies are not allowed to refill these bottles but you can do this at home for around 50 cents! Because this is propane and pressure, please be warned that this may be dangerous, please read the sites Disclaimer page before trying this.

Backup power is a vital piece of any preparedness plan. It’s so important that you have a means to heat your home, light to see and a way to cook with when the power goes out and those main methods …

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Ancient Survival Medicine That We Lost To History

Ancient Survival Medicine That We Lost To History — As a huge proponent of health and wellness I can truly appreciate this great article on ancient survival medicine. Now, when you hear the word medicine I know you think of something that must be consumed.

As a huge proponent of health and wellness, I can truly appreciate this great article on ancient survival medicine. Now, when you hear the word medicine I know you think of something that must be consumed. You think of something you …

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Shiplap Vs. Drywall – 4 Great Reasons To Use Shiplap In Your Home

Shiplap Vs. Drywall – 4 Great Reasons To Use Shiplap In Your Home - This product has changed the way I look at repairs and preparedness construction materials. I would encourage you to take the time to explore this article and learn more about shiplap and its benefits. You may be surprised at what it can do for you and your plans.

Building materials and repair materials go a long way after an SHTF scenario. Ours has become a phone call society when it comes to home maintenance. If something goes wrong with a home or if something needs doing we call …

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Late Winter and Early Spring Checklist For Prepping The Gardens

Spring is a time for work. Period. You are going to have a large list of items that you need to consider. One of the biggest is your garden.

Spring is a time for work. Period. You are going to have a large list of items that you need to consider. One of the biggest is your garden. We have compiled a list of things to consider between now …

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5 Devious Strategies That Will Get Preppers Killed

5 Devious Strategies That Will Get Preppers Killed — As preppers and survivalists we all fantasize. We all have these strange ideas about how it will all go down. What we have to remember is that these are nothing more than fantasies.

As preppers and survivalists, we all fantasize. We all have these strange ideas about how it will all go down. What we have to remember is that these are nothing more than fantasies. This article details some of the strategies many …

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