A lights out, no power debacle for an extended period of time is going to result in total chaos in any community.
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It’s that time of year again; time to over eat and over drink, and wonder where on Earth 2016 went?
Whether it is ourselves, our loved ones, or the friends who will be with us, we will need to know how to take care of each others injuries and illnesses.
You can create a top notch medical kit addition to any bugout bag or kit easily and cheaply.
Seems everyone online is focused on prepping for a nuclear war these days, so I thought I’d share the contents of my radiological medical response kit.
The simple fact of the matter is, you can’t survive a natural disaster without preparing for it.
What do you do if you’re in the city, the grid is down, and the toilet won’t flush?
Considering the regular commitments like mortgage and car payments they have to keep up with, average income Americans may feel they have no money to start prepping for disasters.
The Blizzard of ’77 is a prime example of why you should be prepared.
Here’s my list of 8 barter items that end up ignored as barter but that aren’t without merit as backups for our own stockpiles.
Not having emergency funds doesn’t leave much room for prepping. So what can a poor penny-pinched Prepper possibly do?
So let’s get down and dirty here and talk about what a common working man would have.
What if this simple bug out vehicle load plan could get your and your family on the road faster?
By learning about what happened in previous generations, and knowing that history repeats, we can prepare better and avoid making the same mistakes when SHTF again.
What would you do if it was longer than that or you faced a serious crisis that took the world to its knees?
You are the only person that is going to truly provide adequate emergency supplies and protection for yourself when a disaster strikes on a large scale.
I use coupons all the time and I am stockpiling so that my family has food later. I am stocking up to barter but most of the items I got free or for hardly anything.
Knowing how to make homemade wine is probably one of the most important skills to know and master in a post-apocalyptic world if you intend to barter for survival or just escape reality for a couple of hours.
Surviving is just the first step to survival. If you struggle with the basic physical abilities to easily get through some of the things I have discussed above, what good will the 2 years of food, hundreds of gallons of water, or thousands of rounds of ammunition do for you when the shit hits the fan?
If you are looking for key techniques to add to your survival stockpile, Krav Maga has a lot to offer.
It can be frustrating to plant a garden and watch it fail. It can be mean life and death when it is the food your family is counting on for survival.
Making the right choices in clothing could be crucial to our survival, so let’s start from the top and see if you are a well-dressed prepper.
Light options that can be set up by anyone who owns a screwdriver, no electrical connections needed, that runs off the sun and-or a spare battery, and that provides quality lighting when somebody walks inside its sensor range.
There are at least three levels of disaster preparedness that you need to focus on before you can be confident about your chances of survival against disasters and natural calamities. Here is a guide to help you go through them one by one
The number one thing I prepare for is a POWER OUTAGE when SHTF. Every SHTF series of events, includes the inevitable power outage. In fact, whenever the power goes out, even temporarily, I wonder if SHTF has arrived.
When we work our way toward a goal of self-sufficiency, a lot of times producing…
I hope that others benefit from my slightly different ideas on what a SHTF lifestyle could look like. When I first began preparing I looked for lists of preparedness items and tried my best to purchase as many as possible.
Although food, water and security are definitely necessary to keep you alive, there is one aspect of prepping that is often overlooked and it can hurt even the most knowledgeable and well equipped survivalist.
What if something happened and you were unable to acquire any more food through traditional means and your family is hungry? What would you be forced to do in order to live?
Catastrophe can strike at any moment. Are you prepared? Are your kids? You need to evaluate your current survival plan and update your emergency preparedness kit. You don’t want to be caught without some of these must have items to survive disaster.