Eric Brinker

21 Flips | 2 Magazines | @EricBrinker6sgq | Keep up with Eric Brinker on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Eric Brinker”

Remembering Our 4-Legged Friends, Long Term Food Storage For Pets

I’m always thrilled to come home and see Mylar Bags on our freezer! My wife stored some cat and dog food this weekend. We buy our pet food in bulk, …

Gun self-defense is a Natural Right

The confusion that exists in today’s mercurial society is a direct result of not understanding the nature of individual human rights. All valid …

So let’s talk prepper guns

So let’s talk prepper guns.<p>I’m no expert on guns, not like so many of my compatriots here in the American Redoubt. A lot of those guys (and a fair …

5 Important Considerations When Forming a Prepper Community

One of the key strategies for every prepper is the formation of a prepper community. Yet, as strategic as this may be, it is conceivably the most …

Avoid Starvation: Survive With No Food By Eating A Pine Tree

Pine trees are amazing. Apart from their obvious use adorning many peoples' homes during the holidays (and for many people, a month or two …

Die Hard

Hell Opens

Featuring thick clouds of ash and smoke rising into the grey sky, spectacular images of the powerful Costa Rica volcano eruption have flooded social …

Costa Rica

5 Innovative Multitools

Multi-tools are just plain awesome aren’t they? They let you save a ton of space by wrapping multiple functions into a single item. And since most …

Survivalism

7 Things you will Likely Lose during a Long-Term SHTF Disaster

While the list of potential dangers and complications is going to be a little different for everyone, there are some things that you need to take …

5 Money-Saving Ways Our Great-Grandparents Were ‘Sustainable’ Before It Was Even Cool

Source: Farmtina.com<p>It is cool in our modern-day society to be “green.” Who doesn’t like to pat themselves on the back for embracing the cutting-edge …

Off-grid

Top 10 Survival Gear: Real Life-Saving Survival Tools

<b>The Top 10 Survival Gear:</b> Real Life-Saving Survival Tools<p>... When All Hell Breaks Loose<p>Stock your backpack and home with <b>life-saving survival tools</b> …

20 Comfort Foods for the Survival Pantry

<i>Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase SHTFPreparedness may earn a small commission at no</i> …

Food

Try This Weirdly Wonderful Water Purification Trick

When Samuel L. Jackson asks, “What’s in your wallet?” I usually think to myself, “Not enough.”<p>I’d like to be able to ask Mr. Jackson a slightly …

Tap Water

Use These 10 Tips to Secure Your Home Against Invaders

You’ve worked hard to provide yourself with what you need, both now and in the future. You owe it to yourself and your family to protect what you’ve …

3 Things You Need to Know to Survive an EMP Event

Have you read Ted Koppel’s book about an anticipated EMP event? In the past, almost all the warnings about an electromagnetic pulse – whether from a …

Communication Systems

Don’t Make These 10 Food Storage Mistakes

You could be making serious food storage mistakes right now. And you may not even know it.<p>It’s very possible that you have too much of one food item …

Top 10

Survival Seeds… the One Resource That Will Never Run Out

What will happen to a food stockpile that you put together from scratch? Eventually it will run out if a crisis lasts long enough.<p>Same with the clean …

Solar Cycle

Undrinkable Is Unthinkable – Check Your Emergency Water Supply Today

Here’s a horrible thought to brighten your day:<p>What if the emergency you’ve been diligently preparing for occurs and you discover that your emergency …

Water

Keep Up With Solar Breakthroughs… Maybe It’s Time for You to Go Solar

Route 66, which runs for about 2,500 miles from Chicago, Illinois to Santa Monica, California, has been made popular in movies, songs, a TV series …

Solar Thermal

Hide Your Guns and Other Valuables NOW… Before They Take Them Away

Fifty people killed. More than 50 people injured.<p>The deadliest mass shooting by a single gunman in U.S. history occurred at an Orlando, Florida …

Shirts

Hide Your Stuff in Plain Sight and a Burglar Will Be Baffled

I had a cousin who was the worst hider in the history of the world.<p>I loved playing hide-and-seek with him when we were kids because I knew I could …

3 Essential Multipurpose Items – Don’t Leave Home Without Them

Let’s say that you have taken care of all your solar power needs met, prepared for a power outage, survival food and water stocked, and have a …

Leave Home