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Do you Carry a Journal in your Pack?

You know, people used to write. Writing was a skill that was not available to everyone not long ago! The ability to have your own pen and journal was a big deal at one time. Having loose leaf paper and drawers full of pens might be the reason writing has lost its allure.

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Why is America Missing the Bus on Disaster Prevention?

There is something going on here. We are watching a sick film play itself out over and over on the southern coasts of our nation.

There is something going on here. We are watching a sick film play itself out over and over on the southern coasts of our nation. Its the succession of smash, crash and rebuild. Its an ugly rerun that happens in …

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Why Socialism Leads to Collapse

Socialist ideas, policies and even candidates have been in the news lately.

Socialist ideas, policies and even candidates have been in the news lately. Some are making all the wrong moves and finding themselves on the wrong side of the news. However, they are alive and well in our nation. It makes …

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What if Your Neighbors Ask Questions?

Maybe a question as old as prepping, what if neighbors as questions?

Maybe a question as old as prepping, what if neighbors as questions? You could file this one under OPSEC or you can look at it from another angle. When you get into prepping, its going to have an effect on …

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Stockpiling Bug Out Foods

Of the many things to include in a bug out bag, calories is a very important one.

Of the many things to include in a bug out bag, calories is a very important one. You know, it’s not even that you really need them but they can make such a difference. To be honest, a 5-hour bugout …

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What Seeds to Store for Survival

Its an interesting thing to consider. Why not answer: All the seeds!

Its an interesting thing to consider. Why not answer: All the seeds! You wouldn’t necessarily be wrong. In fact, we have the ability to really be effective in the barter, if we have a slew of seeds. You have to …

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Industries Preppers Watch like Hawks

There is a lot of research that goes into being a prepper.

There is a lot of research that goes into being a prepper. In fact, most of us wind up in this crazy storm from stumbling upon some book or article that changes the way we look at the world. From …

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Find Peace with Quiet and Mental Decompression

While we try to incorporate some for of prepper fitness into the content created, sometimes we have to look at self care through a different lens.

While we try to incorporate some for of prepper fitness into the content created, sometimes we have to look at self-care through a different lens. Sure, getting strong and able-bodied is very important but there is little we can do …

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5 DIY Survival Projects for Kids

There are so many things that we can sit down and do with our kids.

There are so many things that we can sit down and do with our kids. The battle against screen time is real but its something you can take control of if you are careful. There is another important element to …

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Creating a Pouch System for Mobile Readiness

Who is the ultimate fantasy prepper? If you really think about it there is one man who comes to mind. Its Batman. Think about it.

Who is the ultimate fantasy prepper? If you really think about it there is one man who comes to mind. Its Batman. Think about it. Underground Bunker Mutual Assistance Group (Alfred, Robin, Catwoman) Weapons caches all over the city Top …

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