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How to Be Prepared for a Heat Wave

How to Be Prepared for a Heat Wave

Heat waves continue to wash over America. Here’s an updated guide on how to handle overheating and heat exhaustion.

DIY Lickable Dog Paw (Or Nose) Balm Soothing Recipe

DIY Lickable Dog Paw (Or Nose) Balm Soothing Recipe

Are you looking for a great DIY lickable dog paw balm? The same as you, your dog can suffer from dry, cracked feet. Hot and cold temperatures will dry out and damage the pads of their feet. If it’s painful for us, it’s painful for them.

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How to Get Federal Assistance to Build a Storm Shelter

Wow! This is possible?! Here’s a breakdown of the Safe Room Funding FEMA instructions for our fellow preppers, survivalists, and rational disaster-preppers.

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32 Gardening Hacks – DIY Garden Projects

Gardening Hacks are so much fun. They can help  you relax and connect with the nature that surrounds you (and makes you self-reliant). Check out these creative gardening hacks we rounded…

20 Awesome Uses for 5 Gallon Buckets

20 Awesome Uses for 5 Gallon Buckets

5-Gallon Buckets For FREE! A great way for the resourceful prepper to obtain some useful buckets.

Medical Preparedness: The Best Emergency Medical Skills to Know

Medical Preparedness: The Best Emergency Medical Skills to Know

Medical Preparedness: The Best Emergency Medical Skills to Know | What do you do if a doctor isn’t around for miles?

What do you do if they’re just too swamped with other patients?

How to Store Food: A Complete Guide to DIY Long-Term Food Storage

How to Store Food: A Complete Guide to DIY Long-Term Food Storage

For long-term food storage, bear in mind that 53% of Americans do not have a 3-day supply of non-perishable food and water (U.S. Poll, 2012) in their homes.

What If There Were No Internet? Internet in a Box for Preppers

What If There Were No Internet? Internet in a Box for Preppers

If our fragile infrastructure disappeared, there’s still a way to access Wiki and Youtube How-To Videos with the Internet-in-a-Box (IIAB). Given a few million dollars, a wide range of black-ops…

Hurricane Preparedness: Lessons Learned From Hurricane Maria

Hurricane Preparedness: Lessons Learned From Hurricane Maria

In late 2017, the deadliest category 5 hurricane swept through the Caribbean and the Atlantic Ocean, causing billions of dollars worth of damage to the Puerto Rican infrastructure. Hurricane Irma…

Analysis of The Best States in the US to Homestead

Analysis of The Best States in the US to Homestead

If you look at a bird’s-eye view of every human shelter and city over the last 20,000 years, you’ll find some common patterns: they’re surrounded and protected, and there are…