• workplace emergency kit, survival kit, emergency survival kit, disaster preparedness kit
    Emergency Kits for the Workplace | Be Prepared Everywhere

    Most of us have at least one emergency kit, and many of us have more than one. Typically, people keep an emergency kit in their vehicle as well as one (ore more) in their home. But have...

    • Posted 2 days ago
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  • winter storms, winter survival, winter storm survival, cold weather survival, driving in snow, driving on ice
    Winter Storms | How to Stay Warm and Survive

    The recent winter storms have left Buffalo, New York under seven feet of snow and counting. These winter storms can be devastating. Obviously those affected have to deal with cold temperatures, snow and ice, and there’s also...

    • Posted 3 days ago
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  • paracord, paracord projects, diy survival gear, prepper tips, survival tips and tricks
    Paracord: Everything You’ll Ever Need to Know

    Paracord is a prepper’s best friend. It’s strong, versatile, inexpensive, lightweight and easy to carry with you wherever you go. The uses for it are virtually endless. From clothing to furniture to tools and self-defense, there’s a...

    • Posted 4 days ago
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  • power outage, winter power outage, winter storm, emergency preparedness, power grid failure
    Ready your Home for a Power Outage

    Winter hit hard and fast this year. This week, every state in the country has experienced below-freezing weather, and for some there seems to be no end in sight. The folks up in Buffalo, New York are...

    • Posted 5 days ago
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  • Emergency Preparedness | IS 72 Hours Enough?
    Emergency Preparedness | IS 72 Hours Enough?

    For the average citizen, an emergency preparedness kit is a ready-to-use, portable package containing supplies, food and water rations, as well as other vital supplies and equipment for maintaining personal well-being—or, at least, staying alive when forced...

    • Posted 5 days ago
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  • preparedness tips, survival tips, roll with the punches, emergency survival, planning ahead, improvising
    Preparedness Tips | 13 Ways to Roll With the Punches

    Our friend Gaye Levy is back this week with a list of preparedness tips you don’t hear every day. These tips will help you develop a habit of preparedness in every aspect of your life, from your...

    • Posted 1 week ago
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  • survival skills, survival tips, survival hobbies, shtf survival
    Survival Skills and Hobbies That Can Save Your Life

    I am a survivor! Thanks to my survival skills, I have survived having a car engine fall on my leg while I was alone outside in the middle of a Northern Illinois Winter. I have survived being...

    • Posted 1 week ago
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  • stay warm in winter, heat your home off the grid, surviving in winter, emergency heating
    Stay Warm in the Winter | How to Heat Your Home

    (Based on the book Power Out! How to Prepare for and Survive a Grid Collapse) Now that your body is warm, turn your attention to warming the space about you. The goal is to feel comfortable in...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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  • tactical knife, survival knife, choosing a tactical knife, folding knives
    Find the Best Tactical Knife | Survival Gear

    Tactical knives seem to be everywhere. Just about every prepper website or supply store is selling a tactical knife that they claim is the “best”. But what makes a tactical knife a good one? What should you...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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