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Thursday, March 23, 2017

The Urban Preppers Blueprint: DIY Survival Resources

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A Digest of Urban Survival Resources

The Urban Preppers Blueprint: DIY Survival

For all you do-it-yourselfers out there, here’s a great tutorial on how to construct a few different kinds of solar-powered cooking devices. Honestly, this could be a fun project to do as a family: Build a cooker, and then use it to make a nice meal. There’s no better incentive to learn a new skill than an instant reward.

Click on the link above for detailed instructions on how to build a solar oven, a parabolic roaster and a tube-style cooker. There’s also a bonus recipe for making authentic sun tea — which is downright delicious

Not to sound like a broken record, but if I learned one thing in my time with the military, it’s the importance of being prepared. And my No. 1 consideration for emergency prep is water.

It’s a medical fact that without water, you could die in as little as three days. Imagine if the power goes out and your well stops working. Or if a natural disaster strikes and the water supply for your entire town is disrupted. Or if there’s a bioterrorist attack that poisons the water supply.

The key to survival in these circumstances is water storage. But how do you safely store mass quantities of water for an emergency?

Click on the link above to discover the absolute best way to store water so that it’s not only easily accessible but also portable in a pinch.

Martial law is a frightening possibility. And one that many readers have asked about. In this article, our friends over at Urban Survival Site run down seven events that could prompt the government to initiate martial law.

It’s important to note that martial law could be instituted as a result of natural or man-made disasters. This piece also explains the distinction between martial law and a state of emergency, which are often confused.

We’ve talked about several of these possibilities in these pages already. We’ve also talked about various ways to prepare no matter what happens. Once again, this is a not-so-subtle reminder about the importance of prepping.

16 Mistakes Urban Preppers Make

The fact is, when it comes to preparing for emergency situations, urban preppers have a totally different set of things to consider than rural and suburban preppers do. That’s because urban preppers have a ton of different space and legal restrictions, and everything from their self-defense tools to their threats can look polar opposite fromRead More

8 Uses for Mouthwash

I think it’s fair to say most all of us know the basic uses for mouthwash…I mean, swishing and spitting is pretty easy for healthy teeth and gums, right? Well, I’ll tell you what…mouthwash isn’t just for rinsing out your mouth anymore. In fact, there’s a ton of different ways this miracle liquid will help youRead More

And a few more bonus links you’ll find useful…

·         29 Plants You Need to Survive

·         American EMP Survival Guide

The Anatomy of a Breakdown

The Prepper’s Blueprint: The Step-By-Step Guide To Help You Through Any Disaster

Contact! A Tactical Manual for Post Collapse Survival

If you’re looking to leave the traditional workforce to be an entrepreneur, freelance worker, or early retiree, one of the biggest financial challenges you will face is medical insurance. Health Care Sharing Ministries (HCSM) are an alternative to traditional health insurance policies, and could be a viable solution for some people.

Yours for better living,

Bruce, the Poor Man


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1 comment:

MaryAnne said...

You never fail to deliver terrific resources!