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Off Grid Living!

Off Grid Living
Romance vs Reality
Contributed by Dakota

Off Grid LivingOff grid living implies that it’s all about no power, but that is the smallest factor to those of us that live this lifestyle. It’s a choice to live simpler, live among nature, consume less, appreciate time, and have quality time. No more tread mill, making due and living within financial means, feeling as free as possible in this hectic world. Now if you have tons of money then off grid may simply mean you substituted solar for electric power and still have the modern world at your fingertips. The reality to off grid living is perseverance, ingenuity, tenacity, and self-motivation as well self-reliance. Continue reading Off Grid Living!

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Thanksgiving off grid workshop making candles!

Thanksgiving off grid workshop making candles!

Thanksgiving off grid workshop making candlesLiving off grid for most means solar power for light to see when darkness falls and solar means sun. But when living in norther or southern latitudes the sun does not visit long and is often obscured by snow, rain, or a few clouds. We can not rely totally on solar and so we become creative to stay out of the dark. On this Thanksgiving day we went to the office/workshop to make candles. No, for us this is not work but only the beginning of Thanksgiving day in the mountains of northern Idaho.  Follow along for our tip on how to create your own light. Continue reading Thanksgiving off grid workshop making candles!

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5 Tips to Prevent Sleep Deprivation

5 Tips to Prevent Sleep Deprivation

 5 Tips to Prevent Sleep DeprivationSix to eight hours of sleep every day is the amount of rest we need to keep our brain and body healthy and prepared for any challenge. When we’re young, we could manage with less sleep. But as we age, our ability to tolerate the sleep deprivation effects diminishes drastically. And when we find ourselves in a survival situation, the lack of proper sleep will influence us even more than in our usual daily life. Continue reading 5 Tips to Prevent Sleep Deprivation

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Why not chat?

Why not chat?

Why not chat?Finding quality shows to meet the demands of the prepper survival listening audience is no easy task. As producer of Prepper Broadcasting I’ve worked with many podcasters over the last several years. I have had many favorites but on occasion I have to stop and wonder, do I really have favorites? While I no longer do a podcast myself I easily remember the work that it takes to put a 60-minute show together (it’s not as easy as one might think). After several hours of gathering information and developing an outline it’s show time. I know the work these host do, they are all my favorites but where is everyone? Continue reading Why not chat?

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Got Homestead Land? What to Do Next

Got Homestead Land? What to Do Next

Got Homestead Land? What to Do NextIf you own land whether it be a quarter acre or one hundred acres, you can create your own homestead. The essence of homesteading is to focus on increasing what you’re able to produce yourself and reducing the number of store-bought things you consume. How you do this, to what extent, and in what order, is totally up to you and will depend on your long-term vision for your homestead. Once you have your land, here’s what to do next to use your homestead efficiently without blowing a hole in your savings account. Continue reading Got Homestead Land? What to Do Next

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Emergency Management: How Technology Can Impact the Way We Prepare for Disasters

Emergency Management: How Technology Can Impact the Way We Prepare for Disasters
By H. Davis

Emergency Management: How Technology Can Impact the Way We Prepare for DisastersTechnology is starting to dominate many aspects of the emergency planning profession. This is particularly true during a disaster response. Since the dawn of man, there have been countless natural disasters responsible for taking lives and causing chaos throughout cities. Continue reading Emergency Management: How Technology Can Impact the Way We Prepare for Disasters

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10 Ways to Catch Fish in an Emergency

10 Ways to Catch Fish in an Emergency

10 Ways to Catch Fish in an EmergencyUnwanted times can hit you at any time in the world. There are many cases where outdoorsmen faced the survival issues and they were unable to find the aid and their supplies also finished like water and food.

We always pray that these incidents should not happen to us but bad time can hit us at any time. Continue reading 10 Ways to Catch Fish in an Emergency

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The Easiest Animals to Hunt for Meat When the SHTF

The Easiest Animals to Hunt for Meat When the SHTF

The Easiest Animals to Hunt for Meat When the SHTFDo you want to know what are the possible options to hunt for meat when the SHTF? No? Here I am going to introduce you with the best possible solution out there!

But before I start, you will be wondering who I am? And why should you listen to me? Continue reading The Easiest Animals to Hunt for Meat When the SHTF

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Five Survival Lessons We’ve Learned From Natural Calamities!

Five Survival Lessons We’ve Learned From Natural Calamities

Five Survival Lessons We’ve Learned From Natural CalamitiesSince the dawn of man, there have been countless natural disasters responsible for taking innocent lives and causing quite a bit of both material and emotional damage. Fortunately, since technology is so advanced nowadays, we are much better equipped to deal with this kind of scenario than we were a few centuries ago. Continue reading Five Survival Lessons We’ve Learned From Natural Calamities!

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What Primitive Hunting Requires?

What Primitive Hunting Requires?

1. Weapon

What Primitive Hunting Requires?To be successful with hunting, you must have the right weapons and be skillful in using them. This is the biggest challenge with primitive hunting.

Your prey is usually very fast and its senses are stronger than yours. Your defense must allow you to hit your prey at a distance and deliver a killing or disabling blow. There are several options that you can consider for this endeavor. Continue reading What Primitive Hunting Requires?

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How To Choose Your Archery Arrows!

How To Choose Your Archery Arrows

How To Choose Your Archery ArrowsWhen it comes to selecting archery arrows, you have to be ready to deal with a lot of different factors. Naturally, the price is one of the main concerns. However, you need to realize that the best carbon arrows usually cost expensive and they are high value. Continue reading How To Choose Your Archery Arrows!

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