Axe / hatchet and sharpener for wood chopping. Learn also about the importance of a Pulaski axe.
Blankets – Stock up on both mylar and wool blankets. Mylar is lightweight and helps you retain 90% of body heat (it's essential for you bugout bag). A fire- resistant wool blanket for first aid is a valuable prep to own and ideal for Winterizing your vehicle.
Bleach – 10 Things you should know about bleach before you buy too much. Consider Steramine tablets, right, as a bleach alternative.
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Full of beans? Fill a bean bag with edible beans! The mylar filled bags will be at the bottom, the stuff on the top to make the bean bag cushy is what you'll use to barter. Learn more in secret compartments.
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Avian flu is quietly sweeping the United States, particularly the Midwest (Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin) for a total of 16 states. Are you ready? Here's how to Prepare for the Avian Flu.
Know the Pretty Little Prepper Lies. Whether lies are secretive, boastful or come from the misinformed, preppers need to be aware and to take a measure of caution before accepting prepping ideas and misinformation. Don't succumb to the pretty little lies from other survivalists, FEMA, the U.S. Federal Drug Administration, or the Centers for Disease Control either.
Copper is an incredibly overlooked prep! Not only does copper have a monetary value for preppers in bartering, and practical use for preppers in forging tools, but copper also has an array of healthful benefits! Learn the many interesting uses of copper for preppers and how to use copper prepping.
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Home sweet homestead. 65+ ways of Homesteading with the farm! You don't have to quit your job and move to the country! Start living off the grid now and enjoy your urban homestead. Get started with this list of 50 homesteading skills anyone can try.
Got antibiotics? Here are 19+ natural antibiotic alternatives. Take a closer look at the available natural antibiotics. Prescription antibiotics may not be available when you need them most, so you'll need alternatives. There are many natural, botanical antibiotic alternatives to find in the natural food stores or search easily online. Natural antibiotics can be your first line of defense (before going to the doctor for antibiotic drugs). Natural antibiotics can help you with sinus infections and colds, sore throats, urinary tract infections and ordinary cuts and scrapes. You need only have the knowledge of the right natural antibiotics.
Mexican Fiesta Food Storage: Plan ahead and your family can dine on tacos, tostadas, enchiladas, and other specialties with Yoder's canned taco filling, home made tortillas, canned beans, olives, corn and even sour cream!
Yoder-Lay-He-Who! Yoder's canned meats have a 10-year shelf life. Try canned sausage, canned hamburger, and canned beef taco filling too.
Stash this surprising survival tool in your medicine cabinet: mouthwash! We uncovered 12 strange survival uses of mouthwash. Mouthwash contains alcohol and has many first aid applications and interesting uses in preparedness.
Do you really need a ghillie suit? Bugging out and blending in with your environment. Stay incognito with bugout clothes that keep the bugs out (cold out, moisture away or heat in): How to pick your bugout clothes.