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32 Events You Should Have Been Prepared For This Year

On this 10th anniversary of 9/11, if you need a reminder of why you should prep and be prepared for the unexpected here is a list of 32 events you should have been prepared for so far this year. January: New Year’s Eve, 2010 more than 5,000 dead red-winged blackbirds and starlings were found in […]

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Fireworks In Your Bug Out Bag?

Now that the 4th is over did you have any fireworks left over? Last summer we were coming home from vacation. We were driving through a state where fireworks are legal. My son was bugging me to stop and look at one of the big fireworks stores. So we did. I forgot what real fireworks […]

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Zombies-Oh My!

Zombies are a great theme for a post apocalyptic world. There are websites devoted to zombie survival, zombie guns and how to kill zombies. But if you are preparing to take on the flesh eating undead you may be wasting your time. Or are you? There may be a different type of zombie you need […]

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Out of the Wild Venezuela

Finished watching the last few episodes of Out of the Wild Venezuela, the Discovery Channel’s adventure/survival show. This was the 3rd season, the first two were in Alaska. Nine ordinary people are dropped off and have to survive off the land for 30 days while traveling back to 70 miles to civilization. This has been […]

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Do It Your Self

Survival is about being able to take care of yourself when the need arises. Self sufficiency is the ability to provide for your own needs. Some individuals live a very self sufficient lifestyle. They grow their own food, the raise animals for meat, some make their own clothes. They may live off grid and provide […]

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127 Hours

Saw the movie 127 Hours over the weekend, the story of a young man who got stuck in a canyon with his arm wedged by a bolder. Anytime I watch movies like these I am always looking for survival tips. In the opening scenes he is riding all out on a mountain bike out into […]

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Top 10 Scenarios To Prep For

What is your greatest fear? What are you stocking the pantry for? Why do you have a bug out bag? Why are you stocking up on survival gear and ammo? These are all good questions every prepper and survivalist should be asking themselves. When you get to the heart of the question it will either […]

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