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Just What Constitutes SHTF?

December 27, 2019 Tim Makay 18

“SHTF” is a time-worn and borderline cliché prepper acronym we have all heard, seen and continue to hear and see daily in prepping circles. What will you do when the SHTF? Where will you go […]

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How to Prepare if You’re All Alone

December 9, 2019 Tim Makay 6

Prepping can be difficult enough when you have your family, or at least a few survival companions to help you. If you are alone, truly alone, it can be extraordinarily difficult, not to mention very […]

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How to Disappear for Good

November 11, 2019 Derrick Krane 3

I disappeared almost two decades ago. I did it to leave behind abusive so-called family and supposed friends. I had to take extreme measure to protect my physical health and wellbeing, my sanity, to reach […]

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Prepping for Non-Preppers

October 25, 2019 Tara Dodrill 5

You may have stockpiled all of the preps your family will need to last five years, have mastered a copious amount of survival skills, and live off the grid in a remote area – but […]

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The Best EDC Water Bottles

July 9, 2019 Tim Makay 0

Water is one of the most essential compounds for life. While water is very plentiful the world over a given water source often has some gotchas that prevent anyone from grabbing a gulp whenever they […]

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Easiest Ways to Die When SHTF

July 8, 2019 Tim Makay 3

I am of the opinion, and I know it will be unpopular, borderline offensive to some, that most preppers really have no idea how dangerous disasters and other SHTF events can be. Unless they have […]

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Can You Survive Without a Bug Out Bag?

June 28, 2019 Tim Makay 1

BOBs, or bug-out bags, those big packs preppers keep loaded with all manner of vital survival equipment and provision, feature so centrally in prepper doctrine and planning that you’d understandably think them utterly vital to […]

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35 Survival Uses for Salt

May 13, 2019 Megan Stewart 1

by Megan If you’ve come across salt on the checklist of things to stockpile for a SHTF or survival situation, you might wonder what all the fuss is about. If you’re like me, you may […]

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How Redundancy can Save Your Life

April 24, 2019 Charles 0

by Charles How many times have you heard this maxim in military and preparedness circles, “Two is one, and one is none”? That is the very distillation of the idea of redundancy as a virtue, […]