PREPAREDNESS

Prepping In Case Of Zombie Apocalypse: If Zombie Disease Spreads Through A Virus, You Don’t Want That Stuff Spreading Through Your House!

An impending zombie attack is no laughing matter.What is more terrifying than the walking dead? Not much. Make sure you’re prepared for the most terrifying apocalyptic scenario yet! While the chances of an actual disease that spreads and turns mankind into zombies are very low, there are a few deadly …

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Top 10 Healthiest Fermentation Survival Foods

Knowing how to use fermentation to preserve foods can help you survive a long term disaster. Here’s a modern look at an ancient method of survival, and a list of the top 10 healthiest fermentation survival foods. What makes the best survival foods for fermentation and long term storage prior to any emergency? …

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Top 7 Techniques for Catching Fish in a Survival Situation

Have you ever been in a situation whereby there is no food left and fishing for your next meal is a possibility? In this context survival fishing refers to the kind of fishing done in order to save yourself and your loved ones from starvation. You may indeed experience such …

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5 Old Fashioned Ideals That Can Aid A Modern Day Survivalist

As early as fifty or sixty years ago, whether we realize it or not, modern society was learning basic survival skills. On any given weekend a boy usually could be found under the hood of the car with his Dad, changing plugs or replacing a battery. There was raking and mowing to be done, …

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15 Forgotten Survival Lessons From The Wild West With Ilustration

When we think of the Wild West we often think of the old films with John Wayne or Clint Eastwood. They’d sit out under the stars, eating beans from a can and chewing tobacco or smoking a cigar. By the way, in 1900s these cigarette packs came with a set …

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In A Survival Scenario All Bets Are Off And The Following Commandments Will Keep You Alive: 10 Commandments Of Survival You Need to Know About You Need to Know About

These days, it’s easy to go about our business of survival and preparedness without stopping to think about the rules of engagement. For most of us, these rules are not written or spoken, but are simply something that has evolved over a period of time. As I have expressed many …

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The 4 Very Best Calibers For Hunting Big Game

The answer to the question – what is the best all-round rifle caliber for big game? – has been debated among hunters and gun enthusiasts for decades. Everyone will tell you something different. The truth, though, is that there is no correct answer, as the best all-around hunting caliber is …

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Back to Basics: Why and How to Stockpile Water for Emergencies

I wanted to start a new series on the Prepper Journal called “Back to Basics”. I know many of the readers of this blog are already well along their own journey of preparedness so some of the content might be remedial. It has certainly been covered on our site before, but there …

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30 Lost Ways of Survival from 1880 We Should All Learn

People really should avert their gaze from the modern survival thinking for just a bit and also look at how the guys who wandered the west 150 or so years ago did it. 1.Community – We were not meant to survive in isolation forever. There are many skills we can learn from one another. …

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5 Lost Survival Lessons I Learned from the Amish

There are dozens of potential SHTF scenarios that we face these days.  One of the scariest is a loss of our power grid. Whether this happens due to hackers, an EMP blast, or some other factor, a complete lack of power is a scary scenario in our modern times.  Estimates have shown …