How to Open a Can in 30 Seconds Without a Can Opener [No Tools Required]

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One of the fundamentals of any SHTF crisis plan is, of course, an emergency food stockpile. Of all of the stockpiles we've seen over the years, 99.99% of them include canned food. The vast majority of those with a self-reliance mindset do think of the obvious need for a manual can opener. However, it's the type of detail that can easily fall through the cracks, or break, or … [Read more...]




The BIGGEST Mistake Preppers Make (And How to Fix It)

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While you're taking some time to review your preparedness plans this season, it's crucial that you don't make the #1 prepper mistake of all-time. It's a very easy oversight to make, especially for survivalists... In fact, I think it may be a natural byproduct of the preparedness mindset. What is it? Most of us dream of a remote cabin retreat, a "safe house" of sorts, … [Read more...]




How to Open a Can in 30 Seconds Without a Can Opener [No Tools Required]

canopen

One of the fundamentals of any SHTF crisis plan is, of course, an emergency food stockpile. Of all of the stockpiles we've seen over the years, 99.99% of them include canned food. The vast majority of those with a self-reliance mindset do think of the obvious need for a manual can opener. However, it's the type of detail that can easily fall through the cracks, or break, or … [Read more...]




The BIGGEST Mistake Preppers Make

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While you're taking some time to review your preparedness plans this season, it's crucial that you don't make the #1 prepper mistake of all-time. It's a very easy oversight to make, especially for survivalists... In fact, I think it may be a natural byproduct of the preparedness mindset. What is it? Most of us dream of a remote cabin retreat, a "safe house" of sorts, … [Read more...]




Top 15 Places to Store Your Survival Food

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x Food storage is an essential part of any crisis plan, but where do you store all of those supplies? What if you live in an apartment that's somewhat challenged in the square footage department? Where are you going to store all of that food? Unless you invest in compact food buckets with a  shelf life of 25+ years, there are a surprising number of … [Read more...]




Top 7 Food Hoarding Blunders

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x Q: What's better than a survival food cache?  A: A survival food cache that you can actually use in a crisis... You might think I'm being disingenuous, but I'm really not. Creating a survival food cache takes a lot more effort than just piling up some canned goods in the hall closet. And believing you have a comprehensive food cache when you really … [Read more...]




The BIGGEST Mistake Preppers Make

beautiful log cabin in austria

x While you're taking some time to review your preparedness plans for 2014, it's crucial that you don't make the #1 prepper mistake of all-time. It's a very easy oversight to make, especially for survivalists... In fact, I think it may be a natural byproduct of the preparedness mindset. What is it? Most of us dream of a remote cabin retreat, a "safe … [Read more...]