Author Archive: Cari Schofield

Cari is an editor and author for American Preppers Network. Her family currently live in Georgia. Cari spends her free time gardening, canning, testing products for review, helping other prepare and attending church. She believes preparedness is about love and taking care of your family.

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Gangs;  After the Collapse

Gangs; After the Collapse

We all talk about prepping for disaster. Prepping includes securing long-term supply of food, water, residing in a secured shelter, being financially secure, and having adequate security. But when it comes to security, we can talk all day long. Coming up with ideas on how to secure one family, home, and belongings. One danger during […]

Stored Sweetened Condensed Milk

Stored Sweetened Condensed Milk

Is your Sweetened Condensed Milk in your food storage about to expire? Is the can starting to rust? Recently a question was posed in a group I am in on Facebook. A wonderful lady has asked I have about 16 cans of sweetened condensed milk that I need to get used up asap as the […]

Apocalyptic Video Games

Apocalyptic Video Games

A little bird dropped in my ear that our readers were wanting a list of apocalyptic, SHTF, TEOTWAWKI, Zombie style games so I thought I would do a little research and put that together for all of you. I hope this helps you out!! There are also a few that haven’t been released just yet […]

Bug Out?  Should I Stay or Go?

Bug Out? Should I Stay or Go?

TSHTF. If you are a Prepper you know what this acronym means. Let’s say today is the day—TSHTF—now you have some really tough decisions to make, the first of which is “should I stay or should I go?” To be frank, that decision should have already been made. Every family should have an emergency plan […]

Canning Asparagus

Canning Asparagus

One of the reasons I do not grow asparagus is because it takes 2-5 years to produce. Maybe I am just lazy in that aspect, but it is just easier for us to buy it in bulk and can it from home.  Recently my neighbor brought us a big box of frozen asparagus. The tips […]

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Deadly Winter; Be Prepared By Making a Winter Car Kit

Deadly Winter; Be Prepared By Making a Winter Car Kit

Winter is approaching us quickly in 2014. The last few winters have been somewhat mild, but according to the Farmers Almanac it is going to be a very bitter winter this year. Being prepared for natural disasters is one of the most important things a person can do to ensure the safety of their life […]

Dehydrating Louisiana Hot Sauce

Dehydrating Louisiana Hot Sauce

Recently I saw several videos on you tube on how to do dehydrate different sauces and with that my adventure begins. This particular article is about dehydrating Louisiana Hot sauce. Our family loves this on chicken and fajitas. (Well, mostly me.) I started with a 64 fl oz container of sauce I bought at Sam’s […]

Bugging In; Whats the Plan?

Bugging In; Whats the Plan?

Comprehensive lists for necessary items to store when Bugging In your home, during an emergency!

Amazing Gifts For Any Prepper For Any Holiday!!

Amazing Gifts For Any Prepper For Any Holiday!!

It is that time of year again and the holidays are creeping in on us quickly so I am back at finding some really good gifts for any prepper that we love.  This years article is going to be full of great products at the cheapest price I am able to find. Some of these […]

Repelling Ticks & Fleas Before They Infest Your Yard

Repelling Ticks & Fleas Before They Infest Your Yard

It is that time of year again!! Fleas and ticks are starting to be reborn just to terrorize us and our beloved animals. They can be very dangerous giving your animal heart worms or Lyme disease and just like with our own bodies we may not want to put harsh chemicals on our animals or our yards.