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Survival Gear Review: Lock Pick Sets

As far as survival skill sets are concerned, one of the most underrated and under researched skills I can think of is lock picking. In the circles I know of and generally run with, emphasis is definitely on the “beans and bullets” mentality….and that’s pretty much about it. Expansion of survival skill set horizons is underplayed and ignored. Hell, if you have enough bullets, you can take the beans, right? By Drew, a contributing author of Survival Cache & SHTFBlog This survival theory doesn’t sit well with me for […]

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How To Stay Warm In Winter | How To Heat Your Home

How to stay warm in winter? Here are survival tips to keep your home warm without the need for electric power. 6 Survival Life Tips on How to Stay Warm In Winter   Winter Preparedness Preparedness is crucial especially in winter, so you have to be ready for the possibility of not being able to utilize your air heaters. Some houses can cope with different weather conditions, but the cold can be too much to handle. It’s essential to learn other ways to stay warm in the […]

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Should You Add A Gas Mask To Your Survival Kit?

A gas mask may not be on your priority list when putting together a survival kit. Today, we’ll change your mind about it. Do You Have a Gas Mask in Your Survival Kit? -This post was originally published on Gun Carrier and has been shared with permission-   The Gas Mark Drill My first experience with a gas mask was on Parris Island when I entered the United States Marine Corps boot camp. We had gone through various classes on how to operate our gas masks and […]

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25 Winter Bug Out Bag Essentials You Need To Survive

These winter bug out bag essentials are your best weapons in the cold weather. Scroll down and check out the items you need to include in your bug out bag checklist! Winter Bug Out Bag Essentials You Shouldn’t Forget   Disaster Preparedness Preparing for a winter bug out bag is a necessary thing to do since we do not really know what can happen during this cold and gloomy season. It is always best to be totally prepared should the inevitable or the unexpected occurs. The cold and […]

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9 DIY Solar Power Projects For Survival And Self-Sufficiency

Work on these solar power projects and take your first step toward complete sustainable energy self-sufficiency. Solar Power Projects: Your Intro to Alternative Energy Sources   1. Mason Jar Solar Lights How to Make Mason Jar Solar Lights Photo by DIY Projects Spring is right around the corner, and that means it’s time for grilling and patio parties (yay!). How you light your yard can really set the mood and bring the party to life! We have been doing some amazing mason jar crafts recently and have […]

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Winter Survival Gear: Winterizing Your Bug Out Bag

Make sure to winterize your bug out bag for the coming season with the necessary winter survival gear. How to Prepare Your Winter Survival Gear   Set Your Bug Out Bag for the Cold Season You’ve got your gear all packed. Your tools, weapons, first aid supplies, winter survival food, fishing tackle, and other survival gear are all ready to go. But is your bug out bag ready for winter? Once your bug out bag is packed and ready, it’s tempting to put it “out of sight, out […]

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Homesteading and Sustainability: How To Become Self Reliant

Learn how to start homesteading from scratch with these tips and ease your way into the off the grid, self-reliance lifestyle! In this article: Preserve Food with Canning Jars Master Some Basic Skills Learn to Conserve Stock Up Expand Your First Aid Kit Start Gardening Homesteading for Beginners: Your First Step to Survival   Preserve Food with Canning Jars A sustainable, self-reliant lifestyle is all about cutting out the waste in your life. Instead of perishable foods going bad, preserving them with some simple canning techniques will cut down […]

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