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Survival Supplies & Gifts

Besides adding to your own survival supplies, remember what great gifts freeze-dried food or other survival supplies will make to adult children, grandparents, aunts, uncles, neighbors - everyone. There are even gifts for kids — light sticks, flashlights, freeze-dried ice cream and MORE!

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Self Reliance Will Save Us - Not FEMA

More self reliance could have saved many people, but FEMA will not and cannot save people.

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Dehydrated Food - Bulk Food Storage

Dehydrated food, bulk food storage, is economical and has a very long shelf life.

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How To's: Start With Food Storage Basics

If you begin with food storage basics and throw in some canned or freeze-dried meats and your own fresh-grown produce, you will have well-balanced meals during any crisis.

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8 Easy Ways To Purify Water From Any Source

It is becoming necessary on a daily basis to learn water purification methods for safe drinking water in most parts of the world — and maybe even right out of your tap. It's especially important in the event of a disaster.

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Food Storage Guidelines For Starting and Organizing Your Food Storage

Food storage guidelines - Where to start, what to store, know the shelf life of food, which foods are long term and which are short term and how to rotate them.

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Food Storage for Beginners

Food storage for beginners - If you are in the 'beginner' stage of food storage, it can all be overwhelming. Where do I start? What kinds of foods are best? Where do I find the best prices? How much do I need?

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Where to Find Water in an Emergency

How to find an emergency water supply. How do you purify water for storage? Where am I going to store it? It takes up a lot of space and it's heavy. How much IS enough for my family? How much per day per person?

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How to Dehydrate Your Own Foods For Just-Add-Water Meals

Dehydrating food at home is a great way to preserve fruits and vegetables and even make your own jerky. Dehydrating foods at home can be a fun and rewarding skill. Save money by buying fruits and vegetables in season and in bulk and dehydrate them yourself. Or, even better, grow them in your own garden. When you dehydrate your own foods, you will know for sure what goes into them.

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Is it Possible to Survive a Nuclear Attack?

Nuclear Attack - Too many countries currently have nuclear capabilities. Not one city in America has a plan in place if a nuclear bomb is detonated. We can change the survival rates by doing some commonsensical things.

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Prepping For a Power Outage

Power Outage - No phones. No lights. No running water. What would you do if the whole country went dark and you didn't know if or when the power would be coming back? What you need to know when the power goes out unexpectedly.

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Is Self Defense Important to You?

Self defense outside and inside of the home are both controversial subjects that are in the news frequently. This article will focus on certain aspects of these subjects.

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