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Back To Basics: How To Start Your Survival Garden Indoors

Even though you may be planning to have your survival garden mature outdoors, it will be necessary to start some plants indoors. This is especially important to consider if you are going to make use of plants that have longer growing seasons, or ones that require special care. Depending on where …

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The Hardest Part Is Not Fleeing But Thinking, Planning, And Acting- The Golden Hour: What to Do in the First 60 Minutes of SHTF

Many people are convinced that civilization as we know it will collapse or, at best, experience a prolonged interruption. Very few of those people are actually planning for it and even less are preparing for it in advance. For those of us actually preparing we have forums, books, videos, and meetings to help us …

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How To Make Pemmican: A Survival Superfood That Can Last 100 Years

For Native Americans, developing the process of how to make pemmican was all about survival. They created some of the most useful survival skills ever devised. Fortunately, much of their survival knowledge is still known today. One such survival resource, invented by the Cree Native American Tribe, is what we call …

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If The Worst Should Happen Such As An Earthquake Or Major War, Leaving You Cut Off From Modern Services, It Will Be Up to You to Work Through The Problems You Face With The Tools Available to You

We all like to think that even if something catastrophic happens we will still have at least some access to electricity to run some of our most critical items. It is in our nature to be optimistic when it comes to our well being. Unfortunately the universe has no limit …

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11 Forgotten ‘Antique’ Appliances Your Great-Grandparents Used Every Day

The modern, industrialized world revolves around a myriad of electrical and electronic gadgets. Little is done anymore which doesn’t require electrical power. We’ve harnessed this power for tasks to make our lives easier, as well as more interesting. The electric motor is at the core of many of these devices. By using …

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For Those That Believe We Are Headed For Difficult Times, They Need to Think Up Their Own Type Of Local Marshal Plan to Help Rebuild Following An Event That Could Fracture The Country

The people that are preparing for some sort of chaos in their future are only doing the prudent thing considering the environment we are now living in. Those with growing piles of supplies for disasters, war or some type of collapse have made the mental leap that is required to …

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Emergency Food Storage: How To Build Your Survival Food System

Emergency food storage is easy. Just get a large chest freezer and stuff it full of loaves of bread, meats, cheeses, veggies and you’re all set, right? Not so fast… Today we will cover the following emergency food stockpile topics: Why You Should Never Rely Soley On Your Freezer Basic …

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The World Is A Dangerous Place, That’s Why You’re Prepared to Protect Yourself And Your Loved Ones: Home Invasion And What To Do…

Home invasion happens. While there are geographical areas more prone to home invasion than others due to socioeconomic and other circumstances, no household is immune. Home invasion could indeed happen anywhere. And you can be guaranteed that as we descend down further into the depths of economic turmoil, home invasion …

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5 Forgotten Ways Your Ancestors Stayed Warm During Winter

Your home’s heating is an essential part of your survival in cold weather. Even if your house is insulated well, it will eventually get dangerously cold if your heating system is off or the power grid goes down. Many homesteaders have fireplaces or wood-burning stoves in their homes, an idea …

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As You Get Better At Your Drills And Find You’re Getting Faster And Faster, You Might Spring a Surprise Bug-out On Your Family late One Evening- Planning for Natural Disaster: What Will Your Family Do?

What would you do if a disaster hit right now? In case of a fire, flood or other natural disaster, does your family know what to do and where to go? It is very important for your family to sit down and discuss a natural disaster plan in case something …