Archive for the ‘Family Survival’ Category

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When sending your kids off to college, there are many different things you’ll need to worry about.  While some of them are unavoidable, it is possible to make sure your kids are as safe as possible by ensuring they have everything they need in the event of an emergency.  If disaster strikes when you’re kids are away, make sure they are as safe as possible by sending them with everything they will need to survive any situation. What will they need? Just like preparing for a disaster at home, you’ll want to make sure your kids have food, water, shelter and other items necessary to get through a disaster.  Whether you send them with items from your own disaster prep […]

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If you want to be truly ready for any disaster or emergency situation, you need to make sure you have enough food and water stored away for you and your family to survive on until the disaster is over, or you can establish other sources of food. Depending on your geographic location, the number of people in your family, and other factors, you’ll typically need 3-12 months of food stored up.  Some factors to consider are the ages of those in your family, how skilled you are at gathering food from the wild, and things like that. While it may seem overwhelming to try to build up 3-12 months of food for your entire family, it doesn’t have to happen […]

Don’t Forget Personal Hygiene when Prepping

Posted: 17th August 2013 by Michael Levanduski in Family Survival, First Aid & Medical
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When thinking about and planning for emergency situations most people focus on food, water, shelter and protection.  Stocking up on non-perishable foods, plenty of drinking water, a safe place to stay and weapons for protection is essential, but it doesn’t go far enough.  Once you’ve got the essentials stocked up, it is time to start thinking about longer term survival.  What will life be like if, for example, there is a global financial collapse and virtually every business is gone?  What products and services fall in that class of items which isn’t strictly necessary for immediate survival, but is still essential for avoiding sickness and even death within the first couple years after the collapse. Personal hygiene products are going […]

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Making Your Own Deodorant Fast and Easy! Making your own deodorant is a great way to save money. Instead of paying a couple dollars for a stick of deodorant at the store, you can make your own for pennies. Just follow the directions below and watch our Video to see how. Homemade Deodorant Recipe You’ll need: • 3 Tbl Cup Coconut Oil • 1/4 Cup Baking Soda • 2 Tbl Soy Wax or Beeswax Pellets • 13/4 Cup Cornstarch • Empty Deodorant Tube

Safeguard yourself and your home .

Posted: 23rd May 2013 by admin in Family Survival, Misc.
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Safeguard yourself and your home . Home invasion has become an alarming movement in present crime. This style of molest can be succeeded by a single person, but the criminals usually come in teams for such an event. They make polite knock at the door, at times using a helpless look or camouflaged trick. They try to give a reason for the person in the house to unbolt the door, and then hasten the inhabitant to compel entry into the house. The intruders use the front door of the house to get entry. There are some strategies for mitigating this sort of menace.   Glance through a keyhole or a window before opening a door to verify who is there. […]

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Water Survival “How to get water and or purify it without a filter”  How would you feel when the water you’re going to drink may be puzzled with fleas or microbes, you can’t manage to pay for to hold back on water purification. Here are a few steps that you can pursue and and always be ready to purify water without a filter.  Steps to follow 1. Purify the vessel to be used for storing water. Make use of dish soap and water. Rinse thoroughly. After washing, submerge the vessel in a solution of 1 teaspoon of non-scented liquid household chlorine bleach making sure the whole top of the bottle comes in touch with the solution for a minimum of […]

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10 Important Items for Survival             By John Milandred A mini survival kit is a small survival kit which consists of the most essential outdoor survival tools and supplies which are the hardest to improvise or replace. A mini survival kit is intended to be carried along all the time and is usually designed to complement other survival tools carried along in a larger, separate bag. The items included in a mini survival kit are difficult if not impossible to manufacture or obtain in real world survival situations. A mini survival kit is intended to remain with you always, be appropriate to all environments, without being too large. Meeting your basic needs during a disaster or survival situation is the […]

Comments Off on Ways to prepare and store food during an emergency situation!

Ways to prepare and store food during an emergency situation! People in recent times are more aware of waste as they possess a good understanding of the dearth in the globe and the recent economic problems which are hitting the whole world. However, the rich Western countries, which are the, source of power of nearly all other countries’ are the ones who are mostly influenced by these economic crises. In most countries food supply is taken for granted. However, there are a few facts about the world food supply that needs to come in the limelight that the typical media is not reporting. There are many events that may have a main impact upon our lifestyle and behavior. Several events […]

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Review of the Sun Oven   All American Sun Oven® When we received our All American Sun Oven we were so excited to test it out.  There are several reasons why we wanted to add this product to our preparedness supplies. As stated on their website, SUN OVENS® can be used year round on sunny days. Even though it is called an oven, food can be baked, boiled or steamed. So other than fried foods, anything normally cooked on a stove top or in an oven can be cooked in a SUN OVEN®. Cook for free Bakes, Boils or Steams Any Kind of Food with the Power of the Sun – No Fuel Needed! This is a huge benefit for us as […]

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Hidden Inside a 12V Battery   Small electronic devices such as key less vehicle entry systems, home security systems, garage door openers, and Bluetooth headsets commonly use the 12-volt A23 dry cell-type battery. Then there are those small gadgets like laser pointers, key chain flashlights, Clocks,  MP3 Players ,Digital Voice Recorders, Blood Glucose, Cholesterol Testing Meters, watches, calculators, electronic games, digital cameras, and toys that make sounds which typically use the 1.5-volt LR932 alkaline button cells. The cost of batteries varies as much as the size, shape and voltage of the batteries themselves. When the battery in your garage door opener needs replaced, you can purchase Energizer’s A23 battery for an average cost of $2.00. Now let’s look at the […]