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How to Prep for Feminine Hygiene Needs

Everyone is going to struggle in a SHTF scenario but women, like in most cases, are going to have a tougher time for many reasons.

Everyone is going to struggle in a SHTF scenario but women, like in most cases, are going to have a tougher time for many reasons. Don’t forget about things like rape and the protections of society will expire. When these …

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Greenhouse Gardening: Growing Vegetables Year-Round

Greenhouse Gardening: Growing Vegetables Year-Round - This article is a great one about growing vegetables all year long. It offers up just what it takes to make that happen. If you are thinking about going this route there will be a commitment.

We all hate to see those first signs of winter when things start to cool down. We know it won’t be long before the gardens we worked on all year will disappear and we will be stuck with empty beds …

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How to Radically Reduce Your Expenses So You Can Change Your Life

There are three causes for prepper stagnation that cannot be denied: money, space, and family.

There are three causes for prepper stagnation that cannot be denied: money, space, and family. While this is tough to swallow its the reality for most people if we are honest with ourselves. That doesn’t mean its the end of …

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How to Make a Survival Bow

How to Make a Survival Bow — Survival bows can be made from various materials. I have not personally shot the PVC creations by many YouTubers but I have to imagine they would be capable of taking small game and perhaps some bow fishing as well.

There are many PVC creations by many YouTubers and these are more than capable of taking small game.  The first question you should ask yourself is: What am I after with my survival bow? The answer to this question will …

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How To And Why You Need To Make A Solowheel Pack

How To And Why You Need To Make A Solowheel Pack - These solowheel packs are awesome if you have more than a bug out bag, if you have a really heavy bag or someone who isn't strong.

Concerned about the bugout bag weighing you down too much? This should be a concern. Americans are sedentary creatures and we do a lot of time behind desks and on keyboards. That said, it’s important that we consider our true …

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This Is Why You Absolutely Need To Stop Wearing Shoes In Your House

This Is Why You Absolutely Need To Stop Wearing Shoes In Your House - Read on to learn about all of the interesting (disgusting) things that you will find on the bottom of your shoes and cause you to never wear them in the house again:

Some aspects of survival just come from habit. Prepping is no doubt a journey and a lifestyle change. You have to be willing to go the extra mile. If not you are basically setting yourself up to become a statistic. …

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How to Make a Soup Can Forge

How to Make a Soup Can Forge — This is a great DIY project for anyone who wants to start blacksmithing on the cheap. Great for SHTF situations to fix knives or even make them. This is an inexpensive tabletop forge out of a soup can (any can really) with a plaster lining.

There is a skill in prepping, survival and self-sufficiency that doesn’t get the attention it deserves. During early settlements, there was one prominent position that most every settlement had to have in order to be successful. They need a person …

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How Much Is Too Much Bug-out Gear?

How Much Is Too Much Bug-out Gear? - You must be smart about when and how you bugout. The number one problem with too much gear is the weight. If your ultimate goal is to get from point A to point B. A 100lb pack is going to add a layer of difficulty to that. Not to mention if you run into enemies or must run from danger.

The bugout is big. There is no getting around that. When you hear the word bugout it should induce a barrage of thoughts that require going over and over and over a large plan with multiple levels. Most preppers take …

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How to Make 3000+ Calorie Survival Food Ration Bars

How to Make 3000+ Calorie Survival Food Ration Bars - Having a small bar with this many calories is a fantastic idea. These are light weight and can see you through weeks of no food if you find yourself in an emergency!

Sustainment is a very important part of things like the bugout. Wilderness survival is another big situation where you need to consider sustainment. If you are bugging in, you could use something like a high-calorie bar to stretch food storage …

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Best States To Bug Out In The USA

Best States To Bug Out In The USA — For me, I would head south, I only say that because the winters up north are killers and I want warmer temperature longer so my growing season is extended. What about you?

The best states to bugout is a great list of important information for anyone devising a real bugout plan. You know, a real bugout plan hinges on a few things. The first of which is the idea of where you …

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