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How To Stop Procrastinating and Start Prepping

In Prepping and Preparedness by M.D. Creekmore3 Comments

I’m sure some readers will pitch a fit in disagreement. They will argue that it’s not procrastination on their part but lack of funds. In some cases, this may be correct, but for the most part, it’s just an excuse for putting off what they know needs to be done. Procrastination is the persistent habit of putting off doing things …

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Sea Salt – An Indispensable Commodity for Uncertain Times

In Prepping and Preparedness by M.D. Creekmore9 Comments

Guest Post by Roxanne L. Griswold When we think about setting aside emergency supplies, most of us would agree that preserved food and purified water are the essentials and everything else is secondary to these. Some might even choose to incorporate things like a manual grain mill, a water purifier, a food dehydrator, a solar cookstove and so on. But who would …

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Preparing for 2020: Surviving the Coming Economic Collapse

In Prepping and Preparedness by M.D. Creekmore14 Comments

Over the years I’ve consulted with many clients through my consulting business who know that they should stock up on food, water, and other needed gear but they’ve become so overwhelmed with all the “prepper foods” and “prepper gear” suggestions (check out this article for my favorite gear) that’s being promoted on nearly every survival blog and prepper website that …

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Where I Live as A Survival Retreat Location

In Homesteading, Prepping and Preparedness by M.D. Creekmore23 Comments

Yesterday, a reader dropped an email asking specifics about my retreat location. I’ll admit being caught off guard by such a sensitive question. However; I don’t think the sender has evil intentions only curiosity. Maybe he was looking for an example to compare his situation – I don’t know. To be honest, I didn’t know what to think at first, …

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I’m Coming To Your House When The SHTF!

In Prepping and Preparedness by M.D. Creekmore4 Comments

No matter how prepared we are, supplies and space are finite. Providing for the needs of everyone showing up at our doorstep after the SHTF is impossible, but the question remains who should be turned away and what will you do if they refuse to leave? How many people could you provide for and for how long? Most of us …

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Top Ten Ways Not To Survive TEOTWAWKI

In Prepping and Preparedness by M.D. Creekmore3 Comments

Many won’t prepare, putting their faith in a collapsing system – holding to the belief that someone, somewhere will fix the problem, before it gets too bad. Our “leaders” won’t let this happen after all this is America, not some third-world country, everything will work out, we’ll get back to normal, all we need is to pull the right political strings.

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Do Ramen Noodles Expire? (What You Need To Know!)

In Prepping and Preparedness by M.D. Creekmore4 Comments

The packaging of the instant Ramen noodles encourages consumers to believe that the food is similar to survival food storage. Survival food storage is packaged in a way so that the food can last up to a decade or even more. Survival food that lasts more than a decade is usually wrapped in air-tight sealed plastic similar to instant Ramen noodles. The same packaging does have different expiration dates.