Category: Life Hacks


Imodium’s Survival Applications: Why Carry It Everywhere

Imodium’s Survival Applications: Why Carry It Everywhere - It's one of those medications that would make absolutely perfect sense to have on you in case of any SHTF or emergency situation.

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase SHTFPreparedness may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Image Credit: morethanjustsurviving.com Ever heard of Imodium ? It’s an anti-diarrhea medication that I happen to think you should carry absolutely everywhere. In fact, it’s …

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How-To Make A Multi Key Utility-Key 18-in-1 Tool

How-To Make A Multi Key Utility-Key 18-in-1 Tool - We all have old keys laying around the house and if you don't they only cost around 2 bucks. The key to survival (no pun intended) is to adapt and to re-use what you already have around you.

Image Credit: instructables.com We all have old keys lying around the house and if you don’t they only cost around 2 bucks. The key to survival (no pun intended) is to adapt and to re-use what you already have around you. For example, an old milk jug can be up-cycled into a mini greenhouse for …

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10 Surprising Uses For Diatomaceous Earth

10 Surprising Uses For Diatomaceous Earth - Diatomaceous earth’s unique structure makes it a great natural way to kill insects and pests (including intestinal parasites), gently cleanse the digestive system, and improve hair, skin, nails, and teeth. It has way more uses, but check out the 10 surprising uses in the link below and maybe start using this wonderful product more!

Diatomaceous earth is made from the fossilized remains of tiny, aquatic organisms called diatoms. Their skeletons are made of a natural substance called silica. Over a long period of time, diatoms accumulated in the sediment of rivers, streams, lakes, and oceans. Today, silica deposits are mined from these areas. Diatomaceous earth’s unique structure makes it …

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10 Must-Read Cleaning Tips & Tricks

10 Must-Read Cleaning Tips & Tricks - I like these tips because they get you to use stuff you most likely already own and re-purpose them into other cleaning gadgets that work just as well if not better than store bought products.

Have you got the spring cleaning bug yet? I know for sure I have. My wife, not so much.. lol. Well, that being said I wanted to go hunting for some great time saving and best of all money saving cleaning tips / hacks. I know people don’t like to call them hacks but I …

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22 Ways to Reuse an Altoids Tin

22 New & Awesome Ways to Reuse an Altoids Tin - There is also the satisfaction that comes from reusing an ordinary object for something else entirely, saving money and recycling to boot. I made a small survival kit that I still carry around with me on a daily basis.

There is also the satisfaction that comes from reusing an ordinary object for something else entirely. Grandpa’s old motto of “use it up, wear it out, make it do, or do without” still resonates. Great for a bug out bag and SHTF situation. I made a small survival kit that I still carry around with …

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63 Practical Tips to Live a Frugal Life

63 Practical Tips to Live a Frugal Life — Did you know that no matter how much money they make, more than 70% people in the US have less than $1000 in savings? Crazy, right? What's more interesting is that this doesn't have anything to do with income.

Did you know that no matter how much money they make, more than 70% people in the US have less than $1000 in savings? Crazy, right? What’s more interesting is that this doesn’t have anything to do with income. Even people who are making more than $100,000 to $150,000 per year can’t seem to save …

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35 Reasons Coffee Filters are Survival Multitaskers

35 Reasons Coffee Filters are Survival Multitaskers - One of the best things about coffee filters is they are incredibly inexpensive. You don't need top of the line filters for a survival situation. Not only are they cheap, they are very light and take up little room for all their uses.

The simple coffee filter is not so simple when it comes to survival! There are numerous uses beyond the obvious filtering that can help make a SHTF situation go from absolutely awful to not-so-bad. How is that possible you ask? Here are just a few uses for this survival multitasker: Make an instant funnel. Trying …

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7 MacGyver Tricks People Have Learned in Prison

7 MacGyver Tricks People Have Learned in Prison - No longer are you able to eat exactly what you want at any point of the day, nor do you have nearly the amount or quality of items that you may have previously owned.

Prison is definitely not a happy place. Given the fact that you are locked up in a facility with plenty of others doing time, who have all committed some type of crime that might just rival yours, it is obviously not somewhere you want to land yourself. But not only is your physical freedom taken …

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6 Uses For Egg Shell Membrane

6 Uses For Egg Shell Membrane - For something that is normally thrown out as rubbish, the membrane lining in an egg shell has some surprising uses. That's right, crack that egg and use it as normal. Then, instead of throwing the shell away, peel that thin white skin or membrane out and use it as an aid to healing.

For something that is normally thrown out as rubbish, the membrane lining in an egg shell membrane has some surprising uses. That’s right, crack that egg and use it as normal. Then, instead of throwing the shell away, peel that thin white skin or membrane out and use it as an aid to healing. What …

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70+ Homestead Hacks to Make Life on the Homestead a Bit Easier

70+ Homestead Hacks to Make Life on the Homestead a Bit Easier - The goal is the simple off-grid homestead life. These 70+ homesteading hacks will get you there that much quicker.

I love articles like this one. I think you will be very busy with these 70+ Homestead Hacks. I think it’s just amazing how people can come up with ideas like these to make life easier and save you money all at the same time. Hacks refer to any trick, shortcut, skill, or novelty method that …

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