Category Archives: Prepping

Rummage your way to survival

Well, made it past the halfway mark with no pitchforks and torches visible on the horizon. We’ll take that as a good thing. As is our habit, we start once again with a quiet recitation of A. Shepard’s Prayer. As … Continue reading

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Here We Go Again – by WiscoDave

Well, as far as I know Herschel hasn’t come screaming out of the woods to end this little escapade so either all is going well or he’s blissfully unaware of what is going on. We start day two in front … Continue reading

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Got a generator? How about gas?

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said state-sponsored Russian actors could have infiltrated electric utilities across the U.S., causing blackouts and that the campaign might be ongoing. The Russian actors, under the shadowy groups Dragonfly or Energetic Bear, were able … Continue reading

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Are You Living In A Place Where Disasters Are Common?

With constant media bombardment of fears of a nuclear war, many have begun to prepare for a disaster. But government uncertainty isn’t the only thing on the minds of the masses. Volcanic activity appears to be increasing and earthquakes seem … Continue reading

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Preppin In A Trailer Park

After a long vacation from blogging about prepping for working folks, she’s decided to come back to it. Good tips here – food storage, storage spaces and a recipe or two – written by a regular person, not somebody that … Continue reading

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Ruck it

Getting from point “A” to point “B” with a heavy load on your back, has been a requirement for everyone from the military and hunters, to hikers and refugees. Understanding how to do this as efficiently as possible, is in … Continue reading

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An Urban Survival Course with Selco: Noise, Light, and Your Mind Playing Tricks

Hollywood industry, fiction survival books and our imagination over the many years kinda taught us to expect big things and to think in big terms when SHTF. As a result, a lot of preppers forgot to use common sense in … Continue reading

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Things that annoy me #10,292

For some reason, this amazingly stupid sentiment seems to be prevalent among Gyno-Americans whereas I have never encountered it among us Penile-Americans..the slogan: “live every day like its your last” or sometimes phrased as “live today like theres no tomorrow”, … Continue reading

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24 Lost Gardening Tips

While many things improve with age and advanced technology, there are some things that stand the test of time. What worked perfectly a century ago is still just as effective and useful today as it was then. Here are some … Continue reading

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It ain’t just Britain

British cities would be uninhabitable within days and the country is only a few meals from anarchy if the National Grid was taken down in a cyber attack or solar storm, disaster and security experts have warned. Modern life is … Continue reading

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Now if I just had 6000 bucks laying around…

If you’ve ever fretted about what to snack on during an apocalypse, Costco has got you covered. The wholesale superstore has rolled out a $6,000 food kit featuring 36,000 servings of food that can feed a family of four for … Continue reading

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Reflections

From Wes via email: I read with some, I don’t want to express fascination because that is too strong of a word so I guess I’ll fall back on ‘with interest’ the Pendulum articles. These are some thoughts, not necessarily … Continue reading

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The Pendulum Part III

Missing in the mix of hundreds of bug-out stories is a forthright and candid self appraisal of lessons learned containing practical experience along with deep humility and honest self examination. High Desert expressed a willingness to share his and his … Continue reading

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The Pendulum Pt II

Missing in the mix of hundreds of bug-out stories is a forth right and candid self appraisal of lessons learned containing practical experience along with deep humility and honest self examination. High Desert expressed a willingness to share his and … Continue reading

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The Pendulum – Part One – Retreat to High Ground

Missing in the mix of hundreds of bug-out stories is a forth right and candid self appraisal of lessons learned containing practical experience along with deep humility and honest self examination. High Desert expressed a willingness to share his and … Continue reading

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The Brutal Truth About Violence When The SHTF

Are you prepared for the extreme violence that is likely to come your way if the SHTF? No matter what your plan is, it’s entirely probable that at some point, you’ll be the victim of violence or have to perpetrate … Continue reading

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Would Rural Areas Be Safer In A SHTF Situation?

In a situation where national infrastructure and life sustaining resources are suddenly cut off, population density will have a lot to do with how well you get by in the days following the crisis. When it happens, what you have … Continue reading

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Stanly County Emergency Services – Triage Day

Today was an interesting day I thought worth sharing with you folks from the ether. Just one more glimpse into what goes on in some other people’s lives you might find interesting.I made a Facebook post about it earlier and … Continue reading

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Of Patriots and Ethnic Nationalists

I have been a long time reader and occasional commentator on a wide variety of right-wing web sites since the mid 1990s. The first, and for a long time the largest right-wing forums were run for, and populated by. self-described … Continue reading

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Off grid tips and tricks

Mtnforge has got some really great tips for you in the comments of this post HERE. I’d have copied and pasted them for a regular post but I’ve got several things going on right now and I want to get … Continue reading

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