Preparedness & Survival Blog

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Pets Save Human Lives More Often Than We Think

Some of us grew up watching the Lassie TV show. Every once in a while, Timmy would get in some kind of trouble and his collie would run up to his parents and start barking. Somehow Timmy’s parents realized that...

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Now’s the Perfect Time to Start a Survival Garden

Even before COVID-19 changed every aspect of our lives, we were seeing high food prices. And food contaminations. And extreme weather disrupting the supply chain. But what we’ve witnessed in our grocery stores since February has been even worse. There’s...

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What’s the Difference Between Disposable & Rechargeable Batteries?

If you count the number of devices you use that require batteries, you’ll probably come up with quite a few. These days, we need batteries for a wide variety of items. Including cellphones, TV remotes, laptop computers, digital cameras, handheld...

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What Would a Navy SEAL Do?

We've all commented at one point or another about having a stressful day. Just imagine the lives of those fighting the "front lines" of this current global pandemic... But most of us don't have a clue as to how debilitating...

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Cooking Food Without Electrical Power

Our minds have been on the global pandemic for quite a while now. But Mother Nature isn’t showing any sympathy. She’s been pelting many areas of the country with tornadoes and thunderstorms. They’ve caused all sorts of problems, including flooding....

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Proper Food Packaging More Important Than Ever

Prior to the current health crisis, the average person did not give food packaging a great deal of thought. This was true with groceries we bought at the store, carryout orders and deliveries. We opened the packaging, prepared the food...

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Every Area of American Life Is Affected

We live in unprecedented times. Many of us thought what is currently going on in the world could never happen in America. A virus originating in China has turned into a pandemic. It has now infected 632,548 people in the...

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Protect Your Food Stockpile With These Storage Strategies

By purchasing survival food, you‚Äôve taken a major step toward self-sufficiency. As we‚Äôve seen with the current health crisis ‚Äď and as we‚Äôll continue to see with future emergencies ‚Äď counting on grocery stores to have what we need when...

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Allergies, Common Cold, Flu or Coronavirus... Which Is It?

Nobody wants to get sick. Ever. We all groan when we feel an illness coming on and hope it's a mild one. But these days, we do more than groan. Sometimes we panic. The first thought entering our mind is,...

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