Tag Archives: preppers

‘It Is Like A Nuclear Bomb Went Off In The Prepping Community’

Is the prepper movement in the United States dying?  At one time it was estimated that there were 3 million preppers in the United States, but in late 2016 interest in prepping has hit a multi-year low.  The big reason for this, of course, is that the election of Donald Trump has fueled a tremendous wave of optimism among those that consider themselves to be conservatives, patriots and evangelical Christians.  N

25 Things That You Should Do To Get Prepared For The Coming Economic Collapse

Do you think that you know how to prepare for the collapse of the economy?  If so, are you putting that knowledge into action?  In America today, people are more concerned about the possibility of an economic collapse than ever before.  It has been estimated that there are now three million preppers in the United States.  But the truth that nobody really knows the actual number, because a lot of preppers keep t

How To Build An Underground, Off-Grid, Virtually Indestructible Home

    We have all heard the one about how if you dig a hole straight down into the earth, eventually you come out the other side of the planet in China. While theoretically this might be true, in the real world it would not be possible. If the tremendous pressures you would encounter didn’t do you in, the intense heat ultimately would, and at a certain depth all of your excavation and drilling equipment

Four Common Mistakes When Burning Wood

Do you heat your house with wood heat? Wood stoves are a great way to provide heat even when the power goes out. They help lower your heat bill. But, burning wood takes a little preparation. You need to make sure your stove is ready to burn safely throughout the winter months. You’ll have to put up a supply of firewood to see you through the season. Here are some major mistakes people make when burning wood, and

Prep Blog Review: How To Eat Right When SHTF

As a prepper, you constantly ask yourself what you and your family are going to eat when the store shelves will be empty. You need foods high in calories, proteins and nutrients to stay alive. Having a balanced diet is pretty much of a challenge considering the limitations one has to face in a survival situation. Here are some useful tips I found this week, on this topic. If you have any other suggestions, let me

A Very Strange FEMA Alert Issued As Terror Cells Are Activated In America – What The MSM Is Refusing To Report

There have been a number of terrorist attacks within America over the last two weeks, with the New York and New Jersey bombs, the knife attacks in Minnesota, the Washington Mall shooting the following week, and another very strange occurrence we will detail below, but these events are being treated by the mainstream media as separate and unrelated events, and in their initial reporting they are deliberately misdire

My Shipping Container Cabin, Shelter, Home

The plan is to build a cabin / shelter / house from a shipping / sea container that is suitable for a weekend or a very lengthy stay. One that is self sustainable in a time of disaster for up to a year or longer if need be, and to have all the comforts of home, and more.      When finished it will have both grid and off grid capabilities. Water will be heated using solar energy with electric backup, or by w

10 Secret Ways To Turn The Panic Room Into A Bunker

Even if you travel to the ends of the Earth to reach the perfect bug out location, or you think you have everything accounted for in a bug in scenario, your survival may depend on  the contents and security  of a single room. Some people feel panic rooms are useless, or that escaping is always a better option, but a panic room is really useful until immediate dangers pass. When used with awareness of the pitfalls

The Hammer Is About To Drop – WikiLeaks To Release ‘Teasers’ As Early As Next Week

The recent FBI release of heavily redacted investigation documents detailing their notes on their interview with Hillary Clinton which was held just days before the announcement that they would not be recommending criminal charges against the Democratic nominee for president, definitely did some damage as polling is already showing the race narrowing between Clinton and Republican presidential candidate Donald Tru

10 Secrets To Choose Your Tools For Homesteading

When you are on a tight budget, it is very tempting to buy the cheapest tools you can find. For example, if you need handsaw, you may be inclined to pick one up in a dollar store and then hope that it will get you through a few projects. While these, and other tools may get you through a small project, they can also be very dangerous and of little or no use in a crisis situation. The tools you have on hand may well

7 Economic Rules for Preppers – Rule 1

7 Economic Rules for Preppers – Rule 1 Lies! Economic theory contains more half-truths and lies than any other scientific study. Bad economists present their errors to the public better than good economists present their truths. The challenge for non-experts is that the result of economic theory is rarely seen in an observable time frame. This fact opens up endless opportunity for manipulation of the uninformed

Top 10 Mistakes Made by Preppers

Top 10 Mistakes Made by Preppers    Are You Properly Prepared? Being prepared is something that every single American really needs to be doing. There are approximately three hundred sixteen million people living in the United States today, and according to Google, about three million Americans consider themselves to be preppers. This probably doesn’t include those who have never visited any preppers websi

Rookie Preppers: 8 Mistakes To Avoid

As some of you know, I’ve been prepping for a little over 3 years now.  Believe me when I say that I have probably made every prepping mistake in the book.  It’s time I admit to these mistakes and begin using them as a learning experiences for those of you who are beginning their preparedness efforts. 8 Rookie Mistakes Don’t Panic Take a deep breath, sit down and make an emergency plan.  Decide what