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Why you need a survival kit now and how to pack one

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>A disaster can hit when you least expect it.<p>“It doesn’t matter where you live in the United …

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The Ultimate Bug-Out Bag

That ragged guy on the street corner howling about the end of the world might be onto something. Think about it for a moment. Every morning it seems …

28 Genius Survivalist Inventions On Amazon That Any Responsible Person Needs

If you've ever watched an episode of <i>Survivor</i>, you know that surviving in the wild is no joke. Same for weather emergencies, sudden power outages, or …

Check Your Emergency Supplies Now

Hey there preppers! Remember when we talked about Doomsday Prepping for Non-Paranoid People? About how, in these uncertain times, we should all have …

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Howdy,<p>It seems you’ve run across an article that isn’t here at the moment. TSB is going through a complete overhaul, so most articles aren’t …

How to put together a 72-hour emergency kit at the Dollar Store

Kathryn from Do It On A Dime demonstrates how to make a disaster preparedness kit on a budget.

Doomsday Prep For Non-Paranoid People

What’s <i>your</i> nightmare, since November 8th? Perhaps your subconscious, like mine, has reserved 3AM-5AM for an exercise I like to call “Panic Town,” a …

DIY Project: How to Make a Candle Heater

No matter whether you are concerned about the heightened risk of social collapse or want to be free of big oil, a candle heater can reduce cost and …

How Do I Build an Emergency Survival Bag for Under $100?

<i>A:</i><p>Lots of people call emergency survival kits “bug-out bags,” which is a military reference to getting out of somewhere fast. They’re popular with preppers, but even the federal government recommends that everybody should pack one in case of natural or human-caused disaster. It’s also handy to have …

Showcasing the work and gear of photographers and videographers worldwide.

Glass ball photography is simply the use of a clear lens ball as a subject in an image. The glass ball creates a distorted effect and makes for a …

Raised Garden Project - Prepping on a budget

Prepping on a budget – raised gardens. We bought a house with 18 raised gardens. In this DIY video series, we will restore them to their former …

In the market for a spork? Try the Toaks

[UPDATE: Here's my review of the other stuff I carry in my little flight case.] When I travel on business, I often buy takeout food from Whole Foods …

5 Knots You Need to Know How to Tie at All Times

We’re doing something different today with our Knot of the Week series and taking a look at five knots that you should know how to tie at all times. …

Kit: The Perfect Day Pack

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This $1 fire extinguisher can save thousands of lives

The pocket fire extinguisher was inspired by a child's science experiment as a low-cost way to protect those living in poor communities.<p>In the slums …

Carbon Dioxide

The Wilderness Survival Skills Everyone Should Know

A few hours watching the Discovery Channel can prompt extreme survival fantasies involving frog licking and urine drinking, but what basic skills …

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SHTF Blog

First of all we need to talk about the difference between a survival kit and a bug-out bag.<p>There are so many definitions and expectations today that …

Are you bugging out to the city or the country if SHTF?

There’s always been a lot of debate on whether you should stay in (or go to) a city if society collapses. Some say there’s safety in numbers and the …

A New Harry Potter Audiobook is Coming

In <i>Defending Your Castle: Build Catapults, Crossbows, Moats, Bulletproof Shields, and more Defensive Devices</i>, William Gurstelle poses the question: …

Woodworking

99 things to buy at the dollar stores

A quick #pocketdump while I work in the church tonight. I'm really digging this new Code 4 series from Cold Steel.

Going Paperless: A Framework for Searching in Evernote

One of the most frequently-asked questions I get in my capacity as Evernote’s Ambassador for Paperless Lifestyle is how I organize my notebooks and …

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Inch Survival Gear

When people think of disaster, they think of hurricanes, earthquakes, tornadoes and so on. But disasters are never confined into one category. …

Bug-Out

What to take when you need to move fast!<p>Even prior to the horrific events of 911 I’ve always made it a daily habit of keeping a well-stocked Go-Bag …