Off Grid Survival: Cabin Rentals and RV Camping for a “Practice” Bug Out

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Preppers can learn a lot from studying military exercises. Take your preps to the next level by practicing actual off grid survival.Renting a remote cabin for a few days or even an RV motorhome or trailer can help prepare your family in advance for an actual bug out — should we ever face a national catastrophe.

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How to Make a Battery That Lasts (Practically) Forever

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Learn how to make a diy battery lasts forever. Called a magnesium or Baghdad battery they are made with a magnesium rod and either a copper coil or a copper rod.

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Surviving Without Electricity: Giving Up Our Greatest Discovery

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While the discovery of electricity was monumental for modern western civilization, the reliance upon electrical power in the home is apparent when you no longer have power. Some people wish to be rid of their dependability on electricity entirely and have opted to adopt a simpler off-grid lifestyle without the need of electricity to complete day-to-day tasks. Living without electricity was an everyday occurrence for majority of human kind’s existence, so it’s nothing new to do. [Read more…]

The Best Emergency Food Methods For Keeping Your Family Alive

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Surviving the Collapse – The Best Emergency Food Methods For Keeping Your Family Alive

A second catastrophe promises to follow in the foot steps of a first — it’s a catastrophic food shortage. The time to prepare for that is now. Lessons passed down by expert preppers on storing up emergency food on a budget…

Emergency foods are something that families, church and relief organizations, schools, institutions, and food banks should be stocking up on nowadays, while it’s still possible, while there’s still food to be had.

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The Best Canning Methods For Meat, Fish And Seafood For Your Survival Pantry

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The Best Canning Methods For Meat, Fish And Seafood For Your Survival Pantry

Meat, poultry and fish are low acid foods. They must be processed in a pressure canner to assure safety.

Originally appeared  By Jackie Clay

Of all the foods I can every year, the most useful is the wide variety of meats. While we aren’t huge meat eaters, these rows and rows of jars of all sizes form the base of many meals throughout the year. And in our hurry-scurry world, it’s so convenient to have this pre-cooked, tender, and oh-so-tasty meat right on the shelves, ready to quickly whip up a meal that tastes like I spent hours preparing it. [Read more…]

What We Ate and How We Got Food When the SHTF

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Editor’s Note: If a disaster is bad enough and lasts long enough, it isn’t going to take long before there is no food to be had. In this interview with Selco, he shares his real-life experiences and explains how people kept from starving to death when there was no food in the stores. ~ Daisy [Read more…]

Curing and Smoking Preserve Your Wild Meat

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Even people in the stone age knew that they had to preserve meat. And those clever club users didn’t have freezers.

If you knock down a mammoth and start eating it immediately, it’s all well and good, but that meat is going to rot sooner rather than later.

The problem is bacteria, those tiny organisms which live everywhere on earth. [Read more…]

The Crash Is Coming! The Economic Doomsday is Here

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The impending economic collapse is hidden from most. People only see a rising stock market, not the negative underlying factors that will cause the whole system to crash.
The only other times in our history when stock prices have been this high relative to earnings, a horrifying stock market crash and economic collapse has always followed. Will things be different for us this time? We shall see, but without a doubt this is what a pre-crash market looks like. [Read more…]