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Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Twelve

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On the twelfth day of Christmas my true love sent to me…….

Twelve Holy Bibles……..

Eleven Cylume Lightsticks Ten SOG Tactical Tomahawk’s Nine cases of MRE’s Eight P-51 Can Openers Seven cans of Freeze Dried Chicken Patty Chunks Six BaoFeng UV-5R Two-Way Radio’s Five pairs Mechanix Fast-Fix Gloves Four Emergency Space Blankets Three Frontier Emergency Water Filters Two OD Paracord

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Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Eleven

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On the eleventh day of Christmas my true love sent to me…….

 

Eleven Cylume Lightsticks Ten SOG Tactical Tomahawk’s Nine cases of MRE’s Eight P-51 Can Openers Seven cans of Freeze Dried Chicken Patty Chunks Six BaoFeng UV-5R Two-Way Radio’s Five pairs Mechanix Fast-Fix Gloves Four Emergency Space Blankets Three Frontier Emergency Water Filters Two OD Paracord Bracelets and a

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Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Ten

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On the tenth day of Christmas my true love sent to me…….

 

Ten SOG Tactical Tomahawk’s Nine cases of MRE’s Eight P-51 Can Openers Seven cans of Freeze Dried Chicken Patty Chunks Six BaoFeng UV-5R Two-Way Radio’s Five pairs Mechanix Fast-Fix Gloves Four Emergency Space Blankets Three Frontier Emergency Water Filters Two OD Paracord Bracelets and a Gerber Warrrant Tactical Knife in a Maxpedition Falcon II

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FIREARMS WEEK: Budget Home Defense and Survival Firearm

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So many of us are on a tight budget. Every week visits to the grocery store bring back memories of when food costs so much less. Now I can feel the strain on my wallet to get the food my family needs as well as extra to put back. Although gas prices are way down costs on most everything continues to inch up while wages remain stagnant. The point is there are many people out

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Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Nine

 

 

On the ninth day of Christmas my true love sent to me…….

 

Nine cases of MRE’s Eight P-51 Can Openers Seven cans of Freeze Dried Chicken Patty Chunks Six BaoFeng UV-5R Two-Way Radio’s Five pairs Mechanix Fast-Fix Gloves Four Emergency Space Blankets Three Frontier Emergency Water Filters Two OD Paracord Bracelets and a Gerber Warrrant Tactical Knife in a Maxpedition Falcon II Backpack.

Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Nine

FIREARMS WEEK: Glock 17 Gen 3 Review

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by J Dodson

Earlier this year I decided to buy a semi-automatic handgun. The purpose of this pistol would be home defense and SHTF, if it came to that. Considering I hadn’t bought a pistol in 15-20 years, I was excited to see what was being offered.

Early on I determined the cost of ammunition would be a big factor in my purchase. I settled with 9 mm due to

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Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Eight

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On the eighth day of Christmas my true love sent to me…….

 

Eight P-51 Can Openers Seven cans of Freeze Dried Chicken Patty Chunks Six BaoFeng UV-5R Two-Way Radio’s Five pairs Mechanix Fast-Fix Gloves Four Emergency Space Blankets Three Frontier Emergency Water Filters Two OD Paracord Bracelets and a Gerber Warrrant Tactical Knife in a Maxpedition Falcon II Backpack.

 

Who needs “eight maids

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Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Seven

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On the seventh day of Christmas my true love sent to me…….

 

 

Seven cans of Freeze Dried Chicken Patty Chunks

Six BaoFeng UV-5R Two-Way Radio’s Five pairs Mechanix Fast-Fix Gloves Four Emergency Space Blankets Three Frontier Emergency Water Filters Two OD Paracord Bracelets and a Gerber Warrrant Tactical Knife in a Maxpedition Falcon II Backpack.

 

Say “Freeze Dried Chicken Patty Chunks”

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Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Six

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On the sixth day of Christmas my true love sent to me…….

 

Six BaoFeng UV-5R Two-Way Radio’s Five pairs Mechanix Fast-Fix Gloves Four Emergency Space Blankets Three Frontier Emergency Water Filters Two OD Paracord Bracelets and a Gerber Warrrant Tactical Knife in a Maxpedition Falcon II Backpack.

“Santa! Come in Santa!…..Hope you have your Magpul reindeer poop deflector installed.”

 

Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Six

Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Five

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On the fifth day of Christmas my true love sent to me…….

 

Five pairs Mechanix Fast-Fix Gloves Four Emergency Space Blankets Three Frontier Emergency Water Filters Two OD Paracord Bracelets and a Gerber Warrrant Tactical Knife in a Maxpedition Falcon II Backpack.

Come on Santa! How ’bout an AR-15 or twelve? Sheesh…

 

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A Burial during a Crisis

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By Mike

A couple weeks ago I had the unfortunate task of burying my sister cat (little man). Not because she was physically unable to do but mentally unable. It was about 11pm and very dark where I live. Knowing that we had to put the animal in the ground soon I went outside and proceeded to look for a good resting place for little man. I finally decided to on a spot and began

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Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Four

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On the fourth day of Christmas my true love sent to me……

 

Four Emergency Space Blankets Three Frontier Emergency Water Filters Two OD Paracord Bracelets and a Gerber Warrrant Tactical Knife in a Maxpedition Falcon II Backpack.

Come on Santa! How PVS-14 or twelve? Sheesh…

 

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SOUP IN JAR – Chicken & Rice Soup

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From Rourke – – > This post was originally published over at SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com. It can be seen HERE in its original format.

By WE2’s

One of our favorite foods to “set back” are meals in a jar or meals in a Mylar bag.

I just opened a pint of our “Chicken/Rice Soup” and it’s delicious…even though it’s nearly a year old.

I’m not sure there’s any specific recipe to follow other than one you’d

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Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Three

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On the third day of Christmas my true love sent to me…..

 

Three Frontier Emergency Water Filters Two OD Paracord Bracelets and a Gerber Warrrant Tactical Knife in a Maxpedition Falcon II Backpack.

 

water filters, paracord, knife……oh yeah!!!

 

 

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…..On Maintenance

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Taking care of your home and vehicles becomes a more complex job when the power goes down, all of your relatives show up, the repair and oil change shops are closed….or any other incident that throws your usual lifestyle a curve.

Septic tanks: Rid-X Septic system treatment

If the inhabitants of your home suddenly goes from 2 to 10, your waste management is going to go into overload. Start now to get it healthy.

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Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day Two

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On the second day of Christmas my true love sent to me……

 

Two OD Paracord Bracelets and a Gerber Warrrant Tactical Knife in a Maxpedition Falcon II Backpack.

 

Sure. Why not?

 

 

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Priorities! Part 2 of 2

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By The Coach, Contributing Editor

 

So you have decided to or have purchased a quality gas mask and filter cartridge. Do you and all of your family members know the proper way to put their gas mask on and the proper way to fit it to their face in order to get an air tight seal? Do you know how to change the gas mask filter cartridge with the gas mask on? Do you

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Twelve Days of Preparedness…..Day One

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On the first day of Christmas my true love sent to me……

 

A frick’n awesome Gerber Warrant Tactical Knife in a Maxpedition Falcon II Backpack.

 

 

Yeah, that’ll work.

 

 

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Priorities! Part 1 of 2

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By “The Coach”, (Contributing Editor)

 

Everyone has their reasons for prepping and there are many. The one thing that everyone has in common is the need for equipment, food and knowledge for whatever you are prepping for. You can never have enough of them. It really does not matter what you are prepping for you need the basics, water, food, shelter, protection, first aid and transportation. Right! If this is the items you have

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Ready Made Resources…..

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Ready Made Resources was one of my very first sponsors. As a longtime leader in the preparedness market these folks don’t just preach preparedness – they practice it. Owner Robert Griswold lives on a 25 acre homestead in the heart of the Smokey Mountain. Whether it is a complete off-grid solar system or preparing for any conceivable disaster they can help.

The ReadyMadeResources.com website has recently been redesigned and is absolutely beautiful. It is user

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Building a Security Plan for Your Community

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By BG

Over the years there has been several articles on numerous blogs that talk about one of our oldest dilemmas of the prepper world…to bug in or to bug out. Well, over the last year I have been thinking that staying put is what we need to do as a family. Every individual and family is different, but this is my attempt of a self-analyst of our decision to bug in and a look

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“TEOTWAWKI Blade” contest entry

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Back a few years I entered a contest over at TEOTWAWKI-Blog.com. The contest revolved around sending in a picture of your favorite knife and somehow making your entry unique.

Here is my entry. Figured you might find this entertaining:

 

Buck Hoodlum Survival Knife

Blade Length: 10″ (25.4 cm) Blade Material: 5160 Carbon Steel Carry System: Black, heavy duty nylon, M.O.L.L.E. compatible sheath Handle Material: Micarta Weight: 14.6 oz

“TEOTWAWKI Blade” contest entry

A bird in the hand……..

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By “The Coach” (Contributing Editor)

I remember when I was growing up being told the old cliché;

“A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.”

(This picture was drawn by Erika Aoyama on November 16, 2002)

 

This simply means it is better to have something in your possession than to plan on getting that item at a later date.

I have

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Black Friday Sale at JRH Enterprises

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New ModernSurvivalOnline sponsor JRH Enterprises is having a special Black Friday sale as well as special pricing starting today and lasting through the weekend.

JRH Enterprises carries all kinds of preparedness related products such as freeze dried food, night vision equipment, perimeter alarms, body armor, gas masks, medical kits, and tactical gear of all kinds.

JRH is known for superior customer service and their incredible night vision equipment.

Check ‘em out.

Rourke

 

 

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