Prepper Calendar: Basic Prepper List

Prepper Calendar Supplies Gathering Plan

Ever wondering what the preparedness community is up to each month?  We not only have the National Preparedness month in September but there are eleven other national observance months that make up the prepper calendar.  Here are several uses for this prepper calendar: Save money on emergency preparedness supplies – InRead More

Growing Fruits in Your Garden All Year Round – Infographic

growing fruits all year round

Growing Fruits All Year Round Adding fruits into one’s diet is essential in keeping oneself healthy but growing them in your own backyard puts in even more benefits. In the recent years, people have placed a huge importance in fresh, chemical-free food which is why being able to monitorRead More

Should I get a $30 Handheld BAOFENG UV-5R HAM Radio?

Handheld BAOFENG UV-5R HAM Radio

Original article BAOFENG UV-5R REVIEW & GUIDE from Communication during an emergency between yourself and your friends and family is so crucial that it almost goes without saying. Yet have you considered what you would do if the phone networks went down? What if there was no more internet? ItRead More

12 Survival Books Worth Reading

12 Survival Books Worth Reading

Like many of you, I enjoy being swept away by a good book. I even carry a light novel in my bug out bag.  The Prepper in me wants to make sure I have a good book to read even if the “lights-go-out”.   The library is a great resourceRead More

A 7 Step Emergency Communication Plan and Evacuation Plan

Emergency Communication Plan

In an emergency, the first resource that people WANT is a way to send and receive information.  Being connected plays a vital role in our sense of safety and well being whether it’s getting local news reports, updates on loved ones, or a way to call for help.  BelowRead More

A List of Prepper Shows

Prepper Shows, Prepper Expo, Prepper Shows USA, Prepper Expos, Self reliance Shows, Emergency Essentials Fairs, & Prepper Tradeshows,

Last month, I attended a preparedness fair in Shelley, Idaho. Shelley is a very small town but they put on a great fair.  The town works with churches and preparedness vendors to provide a wide variety of resources to all that attend.  Community members will have booths sharing theirRead More

Why I Didn’t Have a Stove in my Bug Out Bag Until Now – Solo Stove

Bug Out Bag Stove - Preppers Survive

I have a couple of portable camping stoves but did not have a stove in my bug out bag.  There are several reasons for this: portable stoves are usually bulky, they weigh more than is practical to carry long distances, I typically don’t feel comfortable carrying a combustible substance inRead More