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The Most Valuable Survival Skill You Can Have

You probably have your bugout bag all set to go. You are stocked up on food and supplies. And you are well armed and prepared to defend yourself. Many preppers and survivalists are all gung-ho on having the right gear and can’t wait to buy the latest and greatest. They download lists of equipment and […]

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New Survival and Prepping Boards on Pinterest

I have added several new boards to my Pinterest so check them out! Cabins: Lots of ideas for small cabins. Perfect for that weekend getaway or bugout location. Off Grid: Ideas for off grid living. Reduce your dependence on utilities you have no control over. Homesteading & Self Sufficiency: The dream of every prepper, a […]

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Follow Me On Pinterest

There are plenty of cool survival/bugout/prepping ideas scattered across the internet but trying to keep track of them takes tons of time. I now have boards on Pinterest to keep track and share those ideas. I have broken them down into the following categories: Survival and Prepping Stuff Bug Out Bags Bug Out Trailers Everyday […]

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The $5.00 Bugout/Survival Shelter

In any bugout or survival situation it is vitally important to protect yourself from the elements. Without some type of shelter, rain, snow, freezing temperatures can easily make a bad situation even worse. And can literally be the difference between living and dying. In cold wet conditions life-threatening hypothermia can set in within minutes. Having […]

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Using Google Images to Find Cool Prepping/Survival Ideas

I am always on the outlook for new ideas and products related to prepping and survival. Recently I have started using Google Images as my search tool of choice. If you do a regular Google search, thousands of pages come up and you have to sit and sort through them hoping to find what you […]

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Top 30 Black Friday Deals for Preppers

  It’s not all about toys and electronics on Black Friday, there are some great deals for preppers and survivalists too! If you are out standing in line and fighting the crowds you might as well pick up a few things to add to your preps and gear.  Check your local ads, your favorite stores […]

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Bug Out Tools-The Power8 Workshop

Came across this a few weeks back. It is called the Power8 Workshop Since I love unique tools and gadgets I was rather intrigued by this product. It contains 3 cordless power tools plus flashlight. What sets it apart from other cordless tools is the case that they come into turns into a workshop. The […]

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Tornado Preparedness

Memorial Day is usually considered the kick off to summer and also tornado season. We have seen the death and destruction left by the tornado’s path the past couple of weeks and over the next few months we will probably see additional destruction by new tornado’s. But you don’t have to be a victim. Being […]

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$10 Police Flashlight Hack!

Came across this flashlight hack on YouTube. Looks like it works ok but the batteries may be more expensive and the new bulb may melt a cheap flashlight lens. But still a cool project.

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Free Preps-Part 2

Some people have a knack for finding great deals and free stuff. Lady luck just seems to shine on them. Not so much with myself. Oh sure I get the occasional good deal but usually I am a day late and a dollar short. I spend a fair amount of time on Craigslist looking for […]

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