Switch from Store Bought to Homemade – Free Mini Guide

Switch from Store Bought to Homemade – Free Mini Guide As you know one of my favorite bloggers is the Survival Mom, Lisa Bedford. Today’s featured read is a free e-book Lisa has put together for downloading of recipes and hints for switching from store purchased products to homemade. Food, hygiene products, cleaning products and …

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Recycle Trash to Prepper Treasure

Recycle Trash to Prepper Treasure Preppers view a lot of things differently than do the rest of the general population. Especially trash! Most of us see the earth as a resource worth preserving and aren’t fans of anything that has to go into a landfill. Preppers are also some of the most creative and clever …

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Survival Water Mistakes That Can Make You Sick

Survival Water Mistakes That Can Make You Sick Survival sites of all kinds discuss water safety all the time. Why? Because it is the number one need for human survival. It can also be the most deadly if not properly stored and purified before drinking. Everyone in the USA has heard about what is loosely …

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Why Your Gas Tank Should Always Be At Least Half Full

Why Your Gas Tank Should Always Be At Least Half Full I have been a firm believer in always having at least a half a tank of gas at all times since I myself had an experience quite similar to the author’s and ran out of gas at an inopportune time and location. But that …

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13 Reasons a Rural Retreat May Not Be Safe Refuge

13 Reasons a Rural Retreat May Not Be Safe Refuge Most of us think that rural beats urban in a disaster every time. Less chaos, fewer people, more room to grow your own food and raise livestock. Sounds great, like heaven on earth to a whole lot of self sufficient minded folks. As with every …

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Why Harvest Purslane

Why Harvest Purslane I am so angry at myself for not learning this sooner! I have spent hours pulling these “weeds” out of my gardens. Now I find that they are so much more than weeds and have more nutrition then many of the traditional vegetables I worked so hard to grow there. Here a natural source …

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Sooner Rather Than Later, Civil Unrest Will Be At Your Doorstep

Sooner Rather Than Later, Civil Unrest Will Be At Your Doorstep I will say it again. Terrible things happen everyday to other people… until one day you are one of those other people. Who ever imagined Ferguson Missouri would be the site of ghastly riots? Orlando Florida the scene of a massacre? That Nice France …

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Plan an Edible Landscape

Plan an Edible Landscape I actually not only think this is an excellent idea but that we are going to see a lot of this very soon. It’s really only smart. Especially with new construction part of the planning will include making the landscape edible. Survival Mom plans to change her ordinary lawn into an …

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7 Urban Mistakes That Can Get You Killed If SHTF

7 Urban Mistakes That Can Get You Killed If SHTF We see lots of articles and blogs telling us to do this and that and maybe we will survive whatever disaster that is of concern to the author. I like this article and choose to share it with all of you because it tells you …

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Why More Citizens Are Preparing For The Worst

Why More Citizens Are Preparing For The Worst Many of us have been prepping for many years and large numbers of our fellow citizens joined us after major disasters like Katrina. Once they saw the enormous amounts of damage done, the number of deaths and the extremely long time it takes an area to recover to any …

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