Prepping 101

Communication is important during an emergency to ensure everyone is safe and where they need to be. Depending on the members and family size, the amount of food needed to stock up will vary. In Rural areas a community may be further away, and harder to contact in emergency than walkie talkies will accomplish.Not even sure that cb would do it to our LMI’s. You feel more confident in your ability to provide for yourself and the family since you’ve expanded your resources. Know how to protect yourself– Part of being prepared is knowing how to protect yourself and home from looters and those seeking to hurt you. We put a lot of useful information on this blog, but it’s impossible to try to remember all of it.

Click here to schedule a meeting and get all your questions answered. For each of these situations, the supplies you need are standard, but the way you use them will differ. To make things easier on you, we have created a prepping list for beginners. Instead of fleeing your home, you need to bunker down and not leave your home. Therefore, keeping a stock of survival food buckets in your home becomes crucial.

In this episode of QuickTips Krista discusses sixteen more very useful foods that many preppers may have overlooked, and explains uncommon uses for some. Growing a backyard garden adds resiliency to your life by providing food to your table that’s not JUST from a grocery store. But the good news is, NOW you’re ready to move into advanced levels of prepping. If you’re new to prepping, you’ll want to hunker down for most emergencies.

Another wave of survivalism began after the September 11, 2001, attacks and subsequent bombings in Bali, Madrid, and London. This resurgence of interest in survivalism appears to be as strong as the 1970s era focus on the topic. Firearms instructor and survivalist Colonel Jeff Cooper wrote on hardening retreats against small arms fire. In an article titled „Notes on Tactical Residential Architecture“ in Issue #30 of P.S.

We can’t always choose our crisis, but we can try to be prepared for things that may come our way. Maintaining healthy food storage so we can pull together a nutritionally balanced pantry meal when the paycheck doesn’t stretch to payday is one less thing to be stressed about. Knowing you have what it takes to keep your family well-fed with healthy meals is security. After all, before the discovery of antibiotics in 1928, the number one cause of death in the world was simple bacterial infection and the average life expectancy at birth was only 47 years. The new preppers include billionaires building apartment sized apocalypse bunkers with swimming pools and city-dwelling ‘fitness and self-defence preppers’ who are learning martial arts. After a year our garden failed to become self-sustaining but the novel How to Survive Everything was born and we learned a lot about the Prepper lifestyle and philosophy along the way.