Stay Safe by Raising Your Level of Awareness

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During times of emergency, you can either choose to be proactive or reactive. The difference is that by being proactive, you are more in control of the situation. If you’re reactive like most people, your awareness level is low. Sudden acts of violence that seem to spring out of nowhere can take you by surprise because you’re unaware of what …

Building a Bunker: Read This First!

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Ever since the Jodie Foster movie, ‘Safe Room’ came out, millions of people around the world know how effective and protective a safe room can be. However, unlike the movie, the safe room you’re in doesn’t have to be so high-tech. It just needs to be extra secure than a normal room. In fact, many preppers have fallout shelters and …

11 War Zone Tactics You Must Know

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The Roman philosopher, Marcus Tullius Cicero once said, “In time of war, the laws fall silent.” Marcus Tullius Cicero This is a very important quote to bear in mind if you’re a prepper. While the only current major wars seem to be occurring in far away places like the Middle East, war is a very real possibility and can happen …

Water Conservation Tips When in a Survival Situation

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Loss of access to running water is one of the most common consequences of a natural disaster or other calamity. The impact of a faucet that doesn’t yield water when it’s turned on can make people panic and frantic. They have good reason to be. Water sustains life and is used for a myriad of purposes. It goes without saying …

Survival 101: Preparing a Child’s First Aid Kit

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This article will be extremely helpful for preppers who have children and even if you don’t have any, it really doesn’t hurt to have a first aid kit for kid’s ready. You’d be shocked to discover how ill-prepared most people are. During an emergency, you may have neighbors or relatives with kids. They may be desperate for certain items that …

Fundamentals of Unarmed Self-Defense for Preppers

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Any survivalist worth his or her salt would view self-defense as a very important skill that they need to master. You could be an expert at storing water and food and your bug out bag could be all ready to go, but if two looters break into your home and injure or kill you just to take whatever you’ve got …

6 Tips to Not Losing Your Mind while in COVID-19 Isolation

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Life can be stressful as it is, but when you’re in a COVID-19 Isolation, the stress can get much worse. Being a flood victim, experiencing a hurricane tear through your neighborhood, being in a pandemic, etc. are all traumatic events and situations that can leave you with frazzled nerves.If you are stressed out, very often you’ll be able to notice …

UK Preppers Evacuation Planning

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Emergencies can be highly unpredictable. You could be well-prepared for a crisis, but if there’s an earthquake and the house comes crumbling down, whatever food and water supplies you’ve stored will be destroyed. The structural integrity of the house will be compromised, and you’ll not be able to stay there, You have no choice but to evacuate. Based on this …

The Benefits of Prepping

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Maybe you’ve heard the term “Prepping” being tossed around in conversation and aren’t sure what it means. In short, being a prepper refers to a way of life in which individuals prepare themselves and their families for survival in difficult times or even serious disaster situations. There are a variety of ways people prepare themselves for these situations, including the …

Must Have Items to Have in a Disaster Ready Bug Out Bag

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When disaster strikes (think back to hurricane Katrina and other natural disasters) survivalists press the button for bug out bags for their survival. Usually, hiding in the mountains or forest, far away from civilization, offers a better chance of survival. While it is not easy, having a bug out bag will improve your chances of surviving and getting through a …

Getting your Children Involved in Prepping

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Preparation and early planning are very essential factors for any endeavor to be successful. Instilling values of preparation and responsibility on your children at a tender age will pay off with great returns. Similar to the way you are always looking at what the future holds and how best to make it better, your children also need to know the …