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Why Switching To a Double-edge Safety Razor Makes Sense

July 25, 2014

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When we prepare for an uncertain¬†future, we often consider the big things. Things like preparing a bug-out bag, getting enough water, foraging for food, buying enough ammo or increasing our tactical skills. Yet there are smaller items that make life better. Having soap, for instance. Or toilet paper. Or, in the case of today’s article, […]

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Will Others Die Because You Aren’t Prepared?

July 17, 2014

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With all the hype swirling around in the prepping arena, self sustainability, and all that which can be implied, we often times lose sight of the little things that we can and should practice on a daily basis. Every Day Carry or EDC items are keys that can assist in a crisis or simply make […]

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How To Clean and Dress a Wound

July 9, 2014

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Know how to clean and dress a wound

You and your buddy are out in the forest foraging for wild greens and stumble across a interesting weed that you know sucks venom from insect bites. The weed is located near a hill side where you inform your buddy that you see some edible wild plants. Problem is that is just rained and the […]

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Will You Die From Heat Stroke If The Grid Falls

July 2, 2014

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Get cool and drink water

SHTF and the grid falls. There are no emergency services and everyone is on their own. Chaos is breaking out all over as society starts to crumble. A very real and possible scenario for a system that is already beginning to show signs of failing. It could happen at any time of the year. If […]

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Grow Your Own Soapmaking Materials

June 27, 2014

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My wife has been making our soap for over a year. Once you start using homemade, chemical-free, natural soap… it’s hard to go back to the factory-produced stuff. The only thing I really miss is Sodium laureth sulfate. Just kidding. I’ve spent a decent amount of time considering the options in case of a collapse. […]

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SHTF Firefighting

June 26, 2014

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Blazing fire

You come home from foraging wild strawberries and discover that your kitchen is on fire! What do you do? Well, attempt to put it out I hope. However, do you know that not all fires are alike? Are you aware that putting water on grease fires will actually make it worse? Currently, you are probably […]

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