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Peanut Butter as a Survival Food: Protein Packed in the Pantry

Peanut Butter as a Survival Food: Protein Packed in the Pantry - One of the best survival foods is widely available and probably already in your pantry! Peanut butter is an excellent and nutritious way to stay fed during an emergency, disaster, or SHTF. It has plenty of nutrients and protein to carry you over for short periods, or it can supplement a long-term food storage supply.

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. One of the best survival foods is widely available and probably already in your pantry! Peanut butter is an excellent and nutritious way to stay …

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50 Ways to Use Duct Tape for Survival

50 Ways to Use Duct Tape for Survival - The uses for duct tape seem to be endless and can be applied, literally, across all types of people, jobs, and cultures. It would take volumes of space to put all of the ideas and uses for this incredibly versatile product!

The uses for duct tape seem to be endless and can be applied, literally, across all types of people, jobs, and cultures. It would take volumes of space to put all of the ideas and uses for this incredibly versatile product! When it comes to using it around the house or for preparedness and survival …

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35 Amazing Uses for Rubbing Alcohol

35 Amazing Uses for Rubbing Alcohol - It also evaporates quickly, leaves nearly zero oil traces, compared to ethanol, and is relatively non-toxic, compared to alternative solvents. Which is always good in my eyes.

Who knew that having rubbing alcohol, aka, Isopropyl alcohol stored could come in so handy! I am glad I have bottles and bottles of this stuff after reading what it can do. It also evaporates quickly, leaves nearly zero oil traces, compared to ethanol, and is relatively non-toxic, compared to alternative solvents. Which is always …

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12 Survival Uses For An Emergency Blanket

12 Survival Uses For An Emergency Blanket - An emergency blanket is also known as the space blanket, as it was developed by NASA. How would you react now if you come to know that a space blanket is lightweight, costs less, and take up only a little space in your bug out bag or survival kit? Adding to your curiosity, this blanket comes with more benefits or uses than only keeping you and others warm.

Strong winds, storms, and chilly winters are harsh, especially if you live amidst snow, nearby hills, or in the mountains. If not, then just imagine driving with your family on a rustic hilly road during a snowy and nasty night. Suddenly, your car gets stuck in a snow pile and so are you. There are …

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Beyond Paracord: 8 Other Cordage Types You Need to Know

Beyond Paracord: 8 Other Cordage Types You Need to Know — It’s no secret that 550 paracord is the most versatile cord you can include in your bug out bag. It should not be the only type of cordage that you consider, though.

Beyond Paracord: 8 Other Cordage Types You Need to Know It’s no secret that 550 paracord is the most versatile cord you can include in your bug out bag. It should not be the only type of cordage that you consider, though. Many types or rope, cord, and wire exist for many different uses and are …

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27 Survival Uses For Floss You Never Thought Of

27 Survival Uses For Floss You Never Thought Of — If you're like most people, you probably have a roll of floss that never gets touched next to your bathroom sink. If you're not going to use it, then you may as well put it in your bug out bag. Why? Because the size-to-usefulness ratio of floss is fantastic.

27 Survival Uses For Floss You Never Thought Of If you’re like most people, you probably have a roll of floss that never gets touched next to your bathroom sink. If you’re not going to use it, then you may as well put it in your bug out bag. Why? Because the size-to-usefulness ratio of …

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18 Amazing Uses For Cornstarch You Never Thought Of

18 Amazing Uses For Cornstarch You Never Thought Of — Cornstarch usually comes out of the pantry only when you’re cooking — it’s a great way to thicken soups, stocks and sauces. But that’s not all it’s good for. Indeed, there’s a wide array of practical uses for cornstarch outside the kitchen. From untangling knots to soothing sunburns

18 Amazing Uses For Cornstarch You Never Thought Of Cornstarch usually comes out of the pantry only when you’re cooking — it’s a great way to thicken soups, stocks and sauces. But that’s not all it’s good for. Indeed, there’s a wide array of practical uses for cornstarch outside the kitchen. From untangling knots to …

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13 Smart Baking Soda Uses for Your Home and Garden

13 Smart Baking Soda Uses for Your Home and Garden - Smart baking soda tips are all over the web these days but do they really work? I don’t know about what other blogs say but the 13 smart baking soda tips I’m sharing do work.

13 Smart Baking Soda Uses for Your Home and Garden Smart baking soda tips are all over the web these days but do they really work? I don’t know about what other blogs say but the 13 smart baking soda tips I’m sharing below do work. How do I know? In my years of interest …

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23 Things You Can Cook In A Waffle Iron

23 Things You Can Cook In A Waffle Iron - I think this is genius because you can literally cook breakfast, lunch and dinner on one. My favorite which I actually tried yesterday is waffle iron bacon. The raised cooking edges make the fat stay away from the bacon and gives a wonderful crispy and less greasy bacon rind

23 Things You Can Cook In A Waffle Iron As we all know the Waffle iron was invented to make waffles, well, that may be true but some creative and experimental people have used waffle irons to cook a number of other foods over the years as well. Over at  Listotic.com they have put together a great …

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The Best Improvised Weapons in Every Room of Your House

The Best Improvised Weapons in Every Room of Your House - Even if you are prepared and have a plan you cannot completely prevent someone from entering your home. Knowing improvised weapons available in your home and their defensive uses could be the difference maker.

The Best Improvised Weapons in Every Room of Your House Preventing home intrusions from happening at all is always the best solution, but we know from experience that things don’t always work out for the best. Even if you are prepared and have a plan you cannot completely prevent someone from entering your home. Knowing …

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