Tag Archives: crisis

The Lifetime Stockpile: What You’ll Need To Survive Past The First Year

One of the biggest questions facing anyone who is trying to prepare for disasters is that of time. How long will the crisis last? How long will it take for society to get back to normal? This question drives everyone’s stockpiling efforts — most especially, the decision about how much to stockpile. What do we do if the disaster and its aftermath outlast our stockpile? Wouldn’t that normally put us in the same

How to Build a Smokehouse In Your Backyard (with Pictures)

One of the best and tastiest ways to conserve meat is to smoke it. The meat is delicious, and if you keep it in a cool, dry place, it can last up to a year and sometimes even longer. The system used is pretty simple. You make a fire, and the smoke goes through a long tube or pipe. The smoke will then cool down and reach the meat at the appropriate temperature (85 degrees to 125 degrees Fahrenheit). Here is a step-b

How To Build A “Dirt” Cheap Sod House (Soddy)

Editor’s Note: By 1700’s most pioneers learned the techniques used by the Scandinavian settlers and started building log houses whenever there were nearby woods. But for the pioneers who settled in the prairie, wood was a rare commodity. And soon realized that there is an even cheaper and easier material to work with: sod! Sod is the top layer of earth that includes grass, its roots, and the dirt clinging to

20 Last Minute Ways To Prepare For An Emergency

. The more prepared you are for an emergency the more likely you are to get through it without any serious harm – and the thing about preparation is it’s better to start long before disaster threatens. The ideal situation is to be completely prepared, so that when the S really does HTF you can take it in your stride. Realistically, though, not many of us have the time or resources to reach that level of prepare

The Best Way To Stockpile Vegetables Off-Grid

Though many of you may be considering using solar panels or other sources of energy when you go off-grid so that you may have refrigeration and electric, that’s not going to be the norm if SHTF. For most of us, we’re not going to have refrigeration or a freezer to preserve our foods. For that reason, I think that it’s important to discuss ways to stockpile vegetables off-grid. Stockpiling Store-bought Veggies

4 Reference Books,Types of Survival You Should Read and Why

Not to be too extreme here, but you never know when you might find yourself in the midst of, say, Armageddon, and you need to know how to survive. It’s actually far more likely that you’ll get lost hiking or find yourself stranded while camping in the desert. Either way, it’s always best to be prepared, whether you’re the outdoorsy type or not. It’s fun to learn what types of plants an

The Fed Plans for the Next Crisis

In her recent address at the Jackson Hole monetary policy conference, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen suggested that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates by the end of the year. Markets reacted favorably to Yellen’s suggested rate increase. This is surprising, as, except for one small increase last year, the Federal Reserve has not followed through on the numerous suggestions of rate increases that Y

Map Of Likely States Targeted For Attack – FBI, DHS Issues Joint Warning For Civilian Targets In The U.S.

Heads up ladies and gentlemen – The FBI and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued a joint bulletin  to law enforcement nationwide on August 31, 2016, indicating that terrorists are most likely to target “civilian” venues such as restaurants, theaters, churches, and sports arenas, rather than law enforcement, military and government locations, due to “soft targets”

Quake Expert Warns Of ‘Natural Disasters Of Potentially Apocalyptic Proportions’ – Was ‘New Madrid Quake’ The Start Of Something Big?

Series Of ‘Overdue, High Magnitude Quakes Expected To Strike Any Moment’ Along Earth’s Major Fault Lines Imagine waking up one morning in the not so distant future to a deep rumbling noise that permeates your entire home with the bed you are laying upon shaking, pictures falling off your walls and your home cracking and creaking. Thinking at first in your just awakened daze it to be your washer/drye

‘A Very Disturbing Series Of Events’ – Are The Russians Running To Their Bunkers?

Back on August 24th, Susan Duclos reported on ANP that the Czech Republic had recently warned their citizens to ‘prepare for the worst’, joining a growing list of government’s including Germany, China and the US recently issuing cryptic warnings to their citizens. As this recent story from the Organic Prepper’s Daisy Luther tells us, we seem to be witnessing a very disturbing series of event

University Takes Away Binkies And Diapers, Special Snowflakes Freak Out Across The Internet

– Social Justice Warriors Are Having A Fit Over UChicago Letter Saying They Don’t Support Or Condone ‘Safe Spaces’ Or ‘Trigger Warnings’ A welcome letter was sent out to newly accepted incoming students of the University of Chicago, informing them the school does not support nor condone “safe spaces” and “trigger warnings,” nor does it cancel invited spea

World War 3 Coming Soon? Tanks Roll Across The Border As Turkish Invasion Of Syria Begins

The invasion of Syria that so many people have been warning about is now happening.  On Wednesday, Turkish tanks rolled across the Syrian border, and they were accompanied by radical Islamic Syrian rebels that want to ultimately overthrow the Assad regime.  This invasion was conducted under the code name “Euphrates Shield”, and it was supported by airstrikes from A-10s and F-16s that are part of the U.S.-led

The Latest Attack On America – ‘What Is Happening To Our Country?’ Exactly What We Were Warned Of In The House Of Congress, Decades Ago

“I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.” – The Pledge of Allegiance The title question  comes from a Facebook post by a man named Micah Brienen who uploaded an image of a form that was sent home with his niece from the Leon County Schools  in Tallahassee, Flor