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Top 5 Survival Crops for Preppers

March 12, 2019 Tara 3

Growing a survival garden is near the top of the “to do” list for all preppers, but just throwing seeds in the ground to plant a little bit of everything is definitely not the way […]

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Raising Pigs for Long-term Survival

February 12, 2019 Tara 0

by Tara Pigs (or hogs as we call them where I live) make a great survival livestock choice. Unless you live in an urban or suburban area, you most likely have plenty of space to […]

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The Top Bartering Skills to Have Post-Collapse

January 13, 2019 Tara 4

by Tara When preparing for a doomsday disaster, we must also prep to survive (perhaps even thrive) during what comes next. Stockpiling items for bartering purposes is a common prepping practice, but thinking beyond what […]

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Basics of Homeschooling for Preppers

December 15, 2018 Tara 0

by Tara The vast majority of preppers homeschool their children instead of sending them off each day to government school. In fact, there are now more American families (preppers or not) educating their children at […]

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How to Heat Yourself in an Emergency

November 21, 2018 Tara 0

by Tara Staying warm during a long-term disaster will be as essential to your survival as having access to water and food. Failure to stay warm can lead not only to the obvious frostbite and […]

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Is Urban Survival Even Possible?

September 15, 2018 Tara 22

by Tara Urban survival is basically an oxymoron. If you have extensive survival or military training, it is possible – but the chances of making it through a SHTF disaster for even an above average […]

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How and Where to Hide Your Guns

February 17, 2018 Tara 8

by Tara Hiding your guns, extra ammunition, cleaning kits, and repair kits, is a great idea for many reasons. Not only is finding great hiding spots important when tucking away firearms, you also must prepare […]

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7 Livestock Breeds for Preppers

January 22, 2018 Tara 2

by Tara When the SHTF, the power grid will ultimately fail, regardless of the long term disaster incident. We have prepared to live without a lot of things when readying for a doomsday disaster: electricity, […]

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Survival Shelter Lighting Options

January 10, 2018 Tara 1

by Tara Building a survival shelter to protect your family, or the entire community during a disaster, is a monumental task. Build and stock it wrong, and it will be the last chore you will […]

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How to Acquire Intelligence Post-SHTF

December 22, 2017 Tara 4

by Tara When the SHTF, information will become a very powerful commodity. Initially, the breaking news about the doomsday disaster will likely blare from the television screen, radio, the internet in general and social media […]

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EMP Survival 101

July 16, 2017 Tara 32

by Tara All of our lives would be drastically impacted if either a man-made or natural EMP disaster happened.  It would not take weeks, or even months, to repair the power grid and all aspects […]