Waxing Cheese For Preservation

Cheeses on a brown wooden rack

When you’re in a bonafide emergency survival situation, you may be living off canned food and packaged snacks. If the situation requires you to stay at home for extended periods of time (like with a flu pandemic), you’re going to miss the usual yummy foods you eat. And you may get one … Read more

How to Store Drinking Water Properly

Two blue water containers with drinking water

Water is a basic need for humans to survive. Whether you’re prepping or merely wanting to ensure a steady supply of drinking water for your family – water is a resource you always want available. A lot of people don’t stock up on water because it’s so prevalent in our daily lives. … Read more

Introduction to Prepping

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Prepping, or preparing for an emergency or apocalypse, has become a popular pastime, and is quite in vogue. So what, exactly, is prepping? A basic definition of prepping would be “wishing for the best, but preparing for the worst.” Because there are so many things that can happen, ranging from fires, floods, … Read more

Necessary Foods to Stock-Up on for Your Prepper Pantries

Necessary Foods to Stock Up on for Your Prepper Pantries

Consistently stockpiling nourishing and long-lasting food is an imperative priority for any prepper! ‘Prepper’ is a term that denotes a person who wants to prepare themselves and their loved ones in the case of a dire emergency. This could be an earthquake, a flood, a nuclear attack, or even war. Preppers know … Read more

Introduction to Homesteading

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  Homesteading dates back hundreds of years, being characterized by the desire to become self-sufficient. Homesteaders are usually found in the company of their own agriculture, preservation of foodstuffs, self-produced clothing, and even homemade textiles. Homesteading is often used by those who foresee imminent disasters approaching on the horizon and want to … Read more

What to Keep in Your Car When Prepping

What to Keep in Your Car When Prepping

Preparing for unpredictable circumstances You can bet that preppers would often anticipate any unforeseen circumstances. They would often get themselves prepared, and also towards their own automobiles, so that when disaster strikes and when they have to leave quickly by driving away, they have all the essentials with them. Preppers, whether veteran … Read more

What to Keep In a Bug-Out Bag

What to Keep In a Bug Out Bag

What is a bug-out bag? If you don’t know yet what a bug-out bag is, then it’s time that you should be better informed about it in case you are preparing for possible disasters. A bug-out bag is a portable kit containing the essentials that you may need to survive when you … Read more

Preparing for Floods

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  Like any other natural disasters, floods can be unpredictable and destructive. Even in regions that have never seen a drop of rain, the possibility of floods is not that far away. Floods create vast destruction as well as casualties and injuries. They also cause the cessation of essential services like water … Read more

How to Ensure You Have Safe Drinking Water in a Disaster

How to Ensure You Have Safe Drinking Water in a Disaster

In the past few years alone, many of us have witnessed the horrific aftermath of several natural disasters occurring in the modern world. At the same time, we’ve also seen many man-made disasters strike several countries. In both cases, the aftermath is quite grim, with many people being stripped of their homes … Read more

Preparing for Tornadoes

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  What is a tornado and what are the measures to avoid a tornado attack? A tornado is one of Nature’s strongest, most violent and devastating storms. A tornado is a rotating, funnel-shaped cloud that is formed from a thunderstorm down to the earth’s surface. The intensity of a tornado can be … Read more

Preparing for Wildfires

preparing for wildfires

More and more people want to get closer to nature, that’s why they build houses in woodland settings — in or near forests, remote mountain sites, and rural areas. Homeowners enjoy the beauty of nature in these areas but they will face the probable dangers of wildfires. Major wildfires occur every year … Read more

How Much Food and Water Do You Need on Hand?

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If a natural disaster strikes today – a tornado, a hurricane, a forest fire or an earthquake – and the water and the electricity lines have all shut down, will you be prepared? A good idea when running a household is to make emergency plans for your own and your family’s safety, … Read more