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How To Prep Like a Pro

How To Prep Like a Pro

Let’s face it: even though finding out about survivalism and preparedness has profoundly changed the way you think, being a newbie isn’t necessarily the best position to be in. Newbie preppers make a lot of mistakes. They spend too much money on preps, they focus on one or two aspects of survival while completely ignoring […]

Importance of Prepper Fiction

Importance of Prepper Fiction

By Steven Konkoly and Bobby Akart What is the purpose of writing fiction? It does not tell a true story and the characters are not necessarily based upon real people. A well written story may be fabricated, but it helps us comprehend the world nonetheless. As Stephen King quipped: Fiction is the truth behind the […]

Heirloom Seeds for Preppers

Heirloom Seeds for Preppers

The process of gardening is the result of more than tilling, planting, weeding and harvesting. It is also the result of preparedness to overcome challenges such as location, pests and other unforeseen complications like unusual weather. Imagine the pressure a prepper will be under to produce a harvest after TEOTWAWKI when their life depends on […]

Raising Ducks for Preppers

Raising Ducks for Preppers

Written by Bobby Akart at FreedomPreppers.com Have you heard? Ducks are the new chickens! For Preppers keeping chickens has always been the norm. As a prepper, we have a goal of being duel-sustainable. Our desire is like many in the preparedness community,  to be more self-sufficient and I dream of getting back to the basics. As a result, chicken […]

How to Clean A Wood Stove

How to Clean A Wood Stove

  Burning a wood stove is a must for many who live a self-reliant lifestyle in Northern climates. Generating enough heat via solar or wind to power a large enough furnace that would be required to combat the cold winters is not within the financial grasp of most folks. If firewood is available in your area […]

Water Purification for Preppers

Water Purification for Preppers

Every prepper knows the importance of water. Quite simply, you can’t live without it. Within three days, dehydration will take hold and death soon thereafter. The procurement and catchment from a water source is step one. Water Purification is step two. The water you’re hoping to drink might be riddled with parasites or bacteria particles, […]

By January 15, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Do You Have A Prepper’s Mentality

Do You Have A Prepper’s Mentality

As I sat down to write this article about the Preppers Mentality, I thought I would Google the subject to see what else has been written. As is true for most of you, Google begins to auto-populate results as you type in the letters in the search box. Where am I going with this, you […]

By December 29, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Campfire Cooking for Preppers

Campfire Cooking for Preppers

There’s nothing like a good campfire meal when you’re “roughing it”. It’s a great way to enjoy the great outdoors, but there may come a time when campfire cooking for preppers takes on a whole new meaning. After TEOTWAWKI, building a campfire will get deadly serious as it is a necessary survival skill that you […]

By December 18, 2014 4 Comments Read More →
How to Use a Pair of Glasses to Survive in the Wilderness

How to Use a Pair of Glasses to Survive in the Wilderness

Anyone who has ever been called four eyes may have felt a little down in life because of their specs, but childhood teasing does not last forever. Those four-eyed individuals will one day be able to rub those bullies noses into the fact that those glasses could be the difference between life and death. There […]

By November 29, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
Green Trends in House Keeping

Green Trends in House Keeping

  Eco-friendly housekeeping is essential in keeping away various health threats in your household. In her blog in Hubpages, Patty Inglish indicated that sustainable housekeeping presents a growing trend in the 21st century. You may find it difficult to combine sustainability and efficient housekeeping practices sometimes. Just how do you find ways to make life […]

By September 24, 2014 2 Comments Read More →

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