How To Stockpile Food: Your First 3 Steps
The first step to any plan to stockpile food to prepare for an economic collapse or natural catastrophe is to determine your plan of action. However, this first step can sometimes become the last step, as so many people fall victim to the “over analysis that leads to paralysis.” This first, most critical step must be to decide that you are committed to making progress each and every week instead of waiting for the “perfect plan” to become apparent.How An Emergency Preparedness Kit In Your Car Could Save Your Life, Even If You Aren’t a Prepper
You don’t have to be an aspiring “Doomsday Prepper” to be able to appreciate that you could be stranded away from home at the worst possible time (think Murphy’s Law) and an emergency car kit in your trunk could save your life. Preppers and survivalists call them “bug out bags” or “Get Out Of Dodge Bags” and FEMA refers to them as a “72 hour kit.” Whatever the name, the supplies in your kit should enable you to hunker down for up to three days with minimal discomfort so that you aren’t tempted to try to get home…Preppers With Children: A Science Project With The Kids That Can Save Your Lives
Having three school-aged boys at home, I can sometimes fall prey to the notion that it is more difficult for me to do all the prepping I want because my boys need a lot of time and attention. However, there are some great prepping activities that are perfect vehicles for teaching my boys some very important science lessons while advancing my family’s state of readiness. The two most important preps that you need to take care of are food and water.Emergency Preparedness Drills Every Prepper Needs To Do To Get Ready For SHTF
The best way to prepare for any disaster or emergency is to rehearse. The Army does rehearsals all the time for combat missions. If you want to be a “Doomsday Prepper” or even if you just want to be prepared to ensure your family is safe when some catastrophe strikes, the best thing to do is rehearse likely scenarios.Zombie Apocalypse Tip: What Not to Wear If You Want to Be “Tactical”
Whether you watch “Doomsday Preppers” and are worried about an economic collapse, or whether you believe a zombie apocalypse could be in our future, you will no doubt be wondering what kind of camouflage to wear… Actually, I’m kidding. This should not be something you should spend too much time on, but it could be something that costs you money and puts you at risk if you don’t follow a few simple rules.How To Be A Prepper Or Survivalist On A Budget
If you watch the TV show “Doomsday Preppers” you probably get the idea that the only way to really be a prepper or a survivalist is if you have tens of thousands of dollars in extra income to buy all sorts of equipment. Nothing could be further from the truth. A true prepping lifestyle can easily pay for itself.How to Survive Riots, Looting and Civil Unrest When SHTF After the Coming Economic Collapse
We can see the signs of a coming economic collapse, but that does us no good whatsoever if we fail to act. No, we can’t prevent what is coming, but we can certainly prepare to minimize the pain when it all comes down. When the government debt is no longer payable and the government checks can’t be covered or the money printing to make it all keep going causes hyperinflation, there will be a lot of civil unrest.How Preppers Will Deal With the New Gun Laws
The proposed new gun laws can be looked at a number of ways by both preppers and survivalists, and it is really a matter of choice as to how you react. Preppers and survivalists try to be resourceful and resilient, and this current 2nd Amendment crisis provides a great opportunity for us all to show our mettle. So, at the risk of being thought of as being totally crazy and being an outcast in the prepper community, I would like to encourage everyone to look on the bright side of the proposed new gun laws coming to light…How Will New Gun Laws Affect Preppers?
Talk about the new gun laws is all over the news and the internet, but the reality is that most preppers and prepping activities will be largely unaffected. How can that possibly be? Well, let’s take a good look at preppers and prepping and how the new gun laws will really affect them.How Gun and Ammo Shortages Will Affect Preppers
The current gun and ammo shortages coming from President Obama’s declaring war on the 2nd Amendment may actually turn out to be an opportunity for Preppers and survivalists for a number of reasons. It’s a major tenet of preppers and survivalists to be resourceful and turn perceived problems into opportunities, and this current development with the proposed new gun laws is just such a problem. This is not the first time that we’ve had a major school shooting cause a bunch of insincere, opportunistic politicians to try to exploit the situation for political gain.Hunting for Survival: Your First Time Is Never Good
There are things that require a certain skill level to perform competently and hunting is no exception. A disaster may require that you forage and hunt to survive. You do not want to learn as you go when your life depends on it so its imperative that you build your hunting skills today.How To Prepare For Any Emergency Or Disaster If You Want To Be A Prepper
Hurricane Sandy, the TV show “Doomsday Preppers” and worries about an economic collapse have combined to make the term “prepper” into a household word. It’s no longer just that crazy survivalist guy wearing camouflage and stockpiling guns that is going to be prepared for the next catastrophe; America is undergoing an awakening of the practice of “prepping.” To a great extent, how to prepare for an emergency, disaster or economic collapse depends upon what you think will happen and how catastrophic it will be.Personal Security and Self Defense Tips for Post Economic Collapse America
If you have any concerns about an economic collapse coming to America, then you realize that in addition to food storage and dealing with less reliable utilities, like water and electricity, you will need to consider your personal security. Thinking about your personal security means that you have to consider keeping safe at home, on the street (on foot and in your car) and at work. Let’s take a look at these and some basic first-steps you can take.SHTF Urban Survival Strategies For The Beginning Prepper
For those considering becoming a prepper, or at least becoming more well prepared for a natural disaster, terror attack or any other catastrophe, there are a few things that are obviously first on the agenda. It’s critical to keep first things first, because otherwise, a person who is learning how to be a prepper can quickly get overwhelmed. Most people learning how to be a prepper make a few common mistakes that end up costing them a lot of money and a lot of time.Himalayan Salt – An Essential Survival and Emergency Supply Kit Item
Himalayan Salt is an essential item to have in your survival kit or family emergency preparedness kit for many reasons. We all know that salt is an essential mineral for good health. Despite the fact that it can cause high blood pressure and other health issues if consumed excessively, certain amounts of salt are necessary for bodily systems to function properly. Salt also has a variety of uses outside of health reasons.