Tag: food

When do you realize you are truly lost?

What spurred this thought is the two girls who went missing over the weekend in Algonquin Park, Canada. They wandered from basecamp and got lost. Instead of wandering deeper into the forest they stayed put, rationed food and water, then waited for rescue, about 3 days later. At what point to you decide you are […]

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5 Survival Skills to Teach the Kids

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Teaching kids survival skills is not just about preparing them for a terrible situation. Sure that’s part of it but that is hardly all of it. Kids love […]

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Prepping with Pets – Evacuating with Animals

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. We are ushering in a time in America where more people will be toting pets than they will be kids. That might be alarming but it’s real. The […]

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Shade Cloth and Hoop Houses

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. There are so many trains of thought when it comes to gardening. It’s very easy to “geek out” over very little things when it comes to your garden. […]

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Buying a Realistic Bugout Vehicle

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. There is no getting around the fact that you need a bugout location. These could be varied. Maybe your bugout is very far away or maybe its pretty […]

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8 Steps To Flawlessly Choose Your Food For Long And Short Term Crisis

From hurricanes to massive crop failures and foreign trade issues, there is a very real chance that we will be facing either short or long term food shortages.  Preparing for both scenarios now is very important while basic supplies are still available. The better and more detailed your plans are, the better chance you will […]

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What Kind of Prepper Are You?

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. In 2012 preppers became a mainstage player in the disaster preparedness world. Preppers were defined by National Geographic and American Culture as lunatics and paranoid hoarders. Image Credit: […]

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Growing a Robust Pantry

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. The moment the trucks stop running to your city or town so too does the food. How will your current stock of food hold up to nourishing your […]

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How Clean is your Water in SHTF?

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Water is life. In SHTF food is power but water is life. You cannot operate without each. This is a very important part of the process. Do not […]

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The Cherokees Used Trees for Food, Medicine, and Survival

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. There are a lot of natural resources out there for you to take advantage of in an SHTF scenario. The most overlooked resource of them all are trees.  […]

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