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Preppers Need to Know Their Limitations

Preppers Need to Know Their Limitations - This is so scary to me. I think as preppers we must seriously measure our abilities. We should always be measuring and testing. Its the only way to get better. This article offers up a skill set that preppers should absorb as well. It is a skill that will keep them alive!

This is an issue in much of the prepper and survivalist world. This strange idea that our will can overcome legitimate injury or poor training is just as dangerous as not being prepared at all. I recently spoke with a …

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How to Beat Inflation

How to Beat Inflation — This is not a big read but its an important one. In today's world we think the larger the text the more important it is for us to read. We think the more important it is and the more impressive it is to read a larger text.

There is no nation that requires more of a correction than America. The nation is buried under 20+ trillion dollars of debt!  That is an astounding number that only a few people can really comprehend. Do you know what kind …

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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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How To Make Homemade Butter With Your Kitchen Mixer

How To Make Homemade Butter With Your Kitchen Mixer - You may already know that you can make butter in a mason jar or something similar, but that method only produces enough butter for a couple slices of toast. What if you had a big family or a party coming up? This is your project!

Sweet cream butter is a true gift. Its something we all have in our fridge and in this modern world we take for granted.  Image Credit: kitchen-tested.com You know, we take a lot of food production for granted. Its just …

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Food War: Grocery Shopping Versus Fresh Food

Food War: Grocery Shopping Versus Fresh Food - The author took a lot of time to seek out prices, labor and other stats that help solidify the point that growing food is cheaper and easier than spending money at the market. Side conversations about packaging and its effects are also very eye opening.

It is often said that a single person cannot make changes on the Macro level. That could be one of the biggest issues we are all having. We like control and freedom Image Credit: thegrownetwork.co  However, our ability to influence …

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UNDERSTANDING PREPAREDNESS: Preparing for the Unknown

UNDERSTANDING PREPAREDNESS: Preparing for the Unknown - This article is a broad look at the picture of survival. I enjoyed this collection of topics and ideas that act to remind us the importance of what we do.

What is the real picture of survival? How does it all play out? The truth is we don’t know. Sure, there have been societal collapse events all over the globe but we have never seen the US in a societal …

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Survival And Prepping Tips For Serious Preppers

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If you’re serious about keeping your family safe during disasters, you’ll want to keep these survival and prepping tips filed away in a good (handy) place. While some may not work in your area or be applicable to you, there …

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Foraging for a Coffee Replacement After SHTF

Two Wild Alternatives to Coffee - This process of identification and the recipe for these two wild alternatives to coffee is written up by one of the best authors on the topic of outdoor survival. You will find both pretty easy to identify and when you get comfortable with foraging and roasting them the drink will be part of your outdoor arsenal as well.

The dawn of a new workday brings many things to the forefront. Kids have to be ushered to and fro, reports completed, meetings held or postponed and all the while we must carry on as the survivors we are. Image …

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Organizing Your Pantry In 5 Simple Steps

Organizing Your Pantry In 5 Simple Steps - The author clearly has some great advice and pictures to go along with that advice. Organization is a choice that we all make. Its also a never ending process. There is no on button for organizing.

If space is the greatest enemy then organization is our greatest ally. For preppers and survivalists, we have our pantries stuffed to the gills in most cases but if we aren’t utilizing our space effectively we could be missing out …

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How To Clean Your Mattress Naturally

You can use natural cleaning products which do the same job without being exposed to nasty chemicals. If you want to sleep in a bed or mattress that is clean, free of chemicals and smells good, check out these tips on how to clean your mattress naturally.

With shifting weather conditions or seasonal changes, your mattress endures dust, perspiration, hair, drool, skin oil, temperature changes, and worse! This is why it needs a deep cleaning to keep it fresh and smelling good. Likewise, learning how to clean …

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