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Top 10 Emergency Household Supplies

Top 10 Emergency Household Supplies

Every home needs some basic things for emergencies and disasters. These are very basic suggestions and every household will vary, but these are just my top 10 ideas. There are many more tools/products that your home might need depending on your region, if anyone is disabled in the household, elderly, etc. Outside of food and water, and the tools that go with them like cook set, water purification, etc., here are the top 10 products that I feel every home…

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How To Bug Out With Kids

How To Bug Out With Kids

When I got pregnant with Baby Rogue, I knew immediately that I would have a lot of work to do when it came to preparedness. Being prepared for adults is so easy, but as soon as you throw kids or pets in the mix, it can get a lot more complicated. Bugging out with kids can get especially tricky. I wrote a blog post at LetsTalkSurvival.com that offers some suggestions on how to bug out with children. Check it out:…

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Real Life Emergency Bug Out – “My First Bug Out”

Real Life Emergency Bug Out – “My First Bug Out”

At about 6:00 pm, on November 9, 1977, L&N freight train no. 407 derailed at Gull point near Pensacola, Florida. Among the 35 cars that tumbled off the track that evening were 2 containing anhydrous ammonia. The ammonia released into the air resulted in the death of 2 people, the injury of 46, and the evacuation of over 1,000. That was 40 years ago today. I was 16 years old. This was my first “bug-out”. It was already dark that…

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Top 5 Gifts for the Woman Prepper in Your Life

Top 5 Gifts for the Woman Prepper in Your Life

Women preppers really aren’t that different than men. Whether you want someone to get prepared or whether they’re a seasoned prepper, these are gifts that they’re sure to love! NONE of these suggestions are meant to suggest that only women do these tasks or use these items. These are items that I (a woman prepper) use a lot and I know that I would love to receive them as a gift. Is it time to upgrade your old dehydrator? I…

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On a Budget and Want to be Prepared? Read this eBook!

On a Budget and Want to be Prepared? Read this eBook!

We’re all at different points in our lives, not everyone has the resources or means to go out and buy all the things, whether expensive or ‘cheap’. We all have our version of what expensive and cheap is, too. No matter what your budget is, you CAN get prepared. There’s no need to get all prepared RIGHT NOW! I know the world is crazy, but we can take our time and work within our budget. I’ve written an eBook that…

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How to store food for specific diets for emergencies

How to store food for specific diets for emergencies

Are you currently on a specific diet? No matter the reason, maybe just for better health, doctor recommended, religious or to lose weight, as preppers we have the ability to plan to store certain foods to accommodate our specific diet. It can be tough to store food for specific diets because all we hear is “beans and rice”, but many diets simply won’t allow those types of foods. So what are you to do? I have a guest post up…

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How to Make a DIY Rain Water Barrel

How to Make a DIY Rain Water Barrel

Collecting water from the sky is one of the easiest ways to boost your home water storage supply. It’s easy, quick and affordable to make your own DIY rain water collection barrel. It took us an hour or so to make ours and cost us about $50. We’ve had it for about 2 years now, collecting water that falls from the sky! Want to create your own? Click here to read the full article that includes detailed instructions, pictures and…

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How to Put Together a Blackout/Lights Out Kit

How to Put Together a Blackout/Lights Out Kit

When the lights go out, you want to be prepared. You don’t want to be bumping around the house trying to find any source of light. What a blackout kit is not: There’s no need to put food or water or blankets or ANYTHING else inside of it. Why? Because it’s a blackout. Inside of your own house. You can easily access the food and water that is inside of your home. You wouldn’t bug out because of a blackout….

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FREE eBook! – 11 Skills Every Prepper Should Know

FREE eBook! – 11 Skills Every Prepper Should Know

There are so many skills that we as preppers and survivalist should know. The list could go on and on. In my latest eBook, I talk about 11 skills that I think are some of the most important skills to master. Are you a good communicator? Do you know multiple ways to start a fire? How’s your mindset? Check it out by downloading it for FREE at the link below. Click here —> 11 Skills Every Prepper Should Know And…

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Prepping 101: Bartering,Trading Items & Skills for SHTF

Prepping 101: Bartering,Trading Items & Skills for SHTF

There are a lot of things to consider when thinking about bartering and trading in SHTF. You’ll probably find a lot of articles online that talk about a million and 1 possible items to barter/trade. But let’s look at it from a realistic standpoint. Is this for bugging in or bugging out? If you’re planning to store a lot of items for bugging in purposes then as long as you have the room, you can store as many as you…

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