Category: Survival

5 Prepping Mistakes to Avoid

5 Prepping Mistakes to Avoid — I found a great article over at prepforshtf.com that goes over 5 prepping mistakes to avoid. We all make mistakes and I will be the first one to admit I have made many in my prepping journey. By making mistakes you learn from them and become a better prepper!

The prepping world is BIG! There is a lot of stuff to get into and we need to prepare to take that in but also prioritize. Taking the time to prioritize what you should be spending time on can save …

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The Unglamorous Side of Prepping

The Unglamorous Side of Prepping Prepping has been glamorized by the media as something it’s not and they’ve done the same thing with homesteading, too! Prepping has been sensationalized and homesteading has been romanticized. The truth is, there is an unglamorous side to both.

Prepping has been glamorized by the media as something it’s not and they’ve done the same thing with homesteading, too! Prepping has been sensationalized and homesteading has been romanticized. The truth is, there is an unglamorous side to both. Both …

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Huge Prepper Mistake: “I hate (______________), they can starve for all I care!”

Huge Prepper Mistake: “I hate (______________), they can starve for all I care!” - Easily the most important thing for a prepper to remember is that they are not a lone wolf. This strange Doomsday Preppers idea that we should only look to help ourselves and those in our family is insane.

Easily the most important thing for a prepper to remember is that they are not a lone wolf. This strange Doomsday Preppers idea that we should only look to help ourselves and those in our family is insane. I am …

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You’ve Been Betrayed: “It’s Time To Refuse To Put Up With This Any Longer”

You’ve Been Betrayed: “It’s Time To Refuse To Put Up With This Any Longer” - This is a serious read that will make you upset and it will drive you to look for answers. Keep looking. Answers are out there.

Every so often its good to have a primer. It good to kick up the motivation on your prepping and that doesn’t take much. A very interesting question to ask your self is whether you have to dig out the …

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Growing Food Passively

Growing Food Passively with the Kratky Method Growing -- food at home doesn't need to be a challenging and time-consuming task. Did you know that there is an interesting growing technique that is very easy to set up, off-the-grid and low-maintenance?

Growing food at home doesn’t need to be a challenging and time-consuming task.   There are a number of different ways that you can grow food passively in your own background. Most of the means take a little bit of …

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Why You Need These Arrow Cards For Your Kit

Why You Need These Arrow Cards For Your Kit - You need these for you kit because they could help you secure valuable protein in the form of meat if you ever find yourself in a survival situation. They are light and can be put anywhere in your kit, even a jacket pocket or wallet.

This is a very cool idea! It’s a steel card that fits in an Altoids tin or in your wallet.  This is a great addition to your EDC and could be just what you are looking for.  You need these …

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Are You Prepared to Survive a Venezuelan Style Collapse?

Are You Prepared to Survive a Venezuelan Style Collapse? - This article offers up a look at what we can learn, as preppers, in all of this Venezuelan style collapse. There are some very real issues that were documented and give us a look into some basic commonalities this collapse and a mirrored version in the United States.

While we in America are sipping our Starbucks south of us there is a nation in the grasp of a full-blown economic collapse. This isn’t the first time we have watched a South American nation fall into collapse. Of course, …

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Budget Cooking: Feed 4 for $10

Budget Cooking: Feed 4 for $10 — Getting nutritious meals together for the family can definitely be a challenge when we have normal access to food, and would be even more difficult in a SHTF situation.

Getting nutritious meals together for the family can definitely be a challenge when we have normal access to food and would be even more difficult in an SHTF situation. If you are prepping for such a situation, you are undoubtedly …

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The Retail Apocalypse

The economy is something that peppers always have their eyes on. Many times we look at markets to get a grip on what is happening to the American economy.

The economy is something that peppers always have their eyes on. Many times we look at markets to get a grip on what is happening to the American economy. How are house prices, oil prices and those types of things? …

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Responding to an EMP or CME

Responding to an EMP or CME - The EMP could be easily executed by an infantile military like North Korea. We are only looking at nuclear weapon that is detonated high in the atmosphere. Its terrifying to imagine a world where electricity is gone and 90% of America's population die within the first year.

With all that is happening on the Korean Peninsula, it is high time that preparations for an EMP attack get ratcheted up. With all of the influence that people have in this day and age, it’s staggering how few people …

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