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How to Use a Fire Extinguisher

March 1, 2019 Charles 1

by Charles I am big on preaching the benefits of readiness against the most probable threats, as my long time readers will no doubt attest. One of the single most common everyday crises a prepper […]

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The Future of Money

January 27, 2019 The Preppy Prepper 0

by The Preppy Prepper The advent of debit cards, credit cards and online banking began in the 1980’s and has progressed at an exponential rate in recent decades. Cash it seems, is at risk of […]

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Scavenging for Supplies Post-SHTF

January 2, 2019 Charles 5

by Charles The image of a rugged and ragged survivor picking their way through the charred, ashen corpse of society after some pivotal and epoch changing catastrophe is an enduring one in apocalyptic fiction of […]

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Signaling 101 for Survival

December 27, 2018 Nick O'Law 1

by Nick O’Law In a survival situation communication can be vital and proficiency in signaling could save your life, or at least make it a lot easier. Anybody who works in the outdoors learns at […]

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On Becoming Hard to Kill

July 8, 2018 Derrick Krane 3

by Derrick Krane Never make it easy for the bad guys. If anyone ever wants to assault you, rob you, rape you or kill you, it should be the hardest thing they have ever done […]

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Silenced Firearms for Survival

June 18, 2018 Chad 4

by Chad If you are in a situation where the discharge and report of your firearm carries inherent risk owing to disturbance, adding a silencer (AKA suppressor) is the ideal solution to mitigate those risks. […]

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Safe and Secure Apartment Living

June 3, 2018 Derrick Krane 1

by Derrick Krane Burglary is the intrusion into an unoccupied or believed to be unoccupied commercial or residential property with intent to steal items within.  Home invasion is the intrusion into an occupied or believed […]

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Nuclear Attack Preparation from A to Z

May 12, 2018 Chad 1

by Chad You curse moving out of the city for the umpteenth time. Rush hour traffic has turned your comparatively short 12 mile commute home into a snail’s-pace exercise in patience. You wait for your […]

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20 Herbs You Can Make Medicine From

May 4, 2018 Dan Stevens 0

by Controbuting Author Herbs have more uses than adding flavor to your dinner. Herbs have medicinal properties that people have been tapping into for centuries. Before the time of modern medicine, you would use herbs […]

What to do with $1000 right now

May 2, 2018 Rourke 43

A little while back I read a post over at IfItHitstheFan.com concerning a recommendation on where to spend $900 on survival & preparedness preps. I love thinking about stuff like this. It is sorta like […]

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DIY Fertilizer: The Complete Guide

April 15, 2018 Dan Stevens 1

by Joseph Fertilizer is a key component of successful gardening, and using it appropriately will result in better quality crops.  When we think of fertilizer, most of us think store-bought; rarely do we think to […]

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How to Make Homemade Ketchup

March 3, 2018 Isabella 0

by Isabella There is nothing easier than grabbing a bottle of ketchup at the supermarket, but there was a time when people made it themselves! It’s actually quite easy to make homemade ketchup, and it’s […]