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The Best Bug Out Shelters

In a perfect world we would all have a permanent well stocked survival retreat in an undisclosed location. But the reality is few of us have that luxury. In reading over a number of survival websites and forums there is much discussion about bugging out. Most have well stocked bug out bags, some have well […]

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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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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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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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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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$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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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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Free Preps!

Free is good. If you are interested in items you can add to your preps then check out your credit card rewards program. Most of us have a credit card or debit card we use on a daily basis. With most of them they may be tied to some type of reward program. You may […]

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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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