• candle

    It doesn't matter if the power goes out or the entire power grid goes down. Either way, you are going to need some light. While a lot of people go with standard candles, the flameless candle is a good option. They aren't a fire hazard like regular candles are, and they are easier to use. Candle Info A flameless candle runs on batteries. Many of the batteries last for 500 hours so you can use them for a long time before you have to replace...

  • cig

    If you are taken by surprise in an emergency, you might not be able to grab all of your equipment. If that is the case, you will have to take care of business on the go. You will need everything from food to water. Today, let's look at making a makeshift water filter out of cigarettes. This can make the difference between staying hydrated or suffering from dehydration. How it Works Cigarettes have filters on them. Simply remove the cigare...

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    10
    2-prepper-group

    If you or someone you love is elderly, you have to approach survival differently. If you don’t have a plan designed specifically for an elderly person, you might run into trouble when the time comes to implement the plan. Fortunately, you can follow some tips to ensure you are safe during a disaster or emergency situation. Have Medical Supplies On Hand You need to have all of your medical supplies and a two week supply of medication in ...

  • noodles

    If you have to camp outside during the winter, or if you are inside without heat, you need to eat for warmth. First, you need to understand how the body works. Your body warms up by burning sugar. While you could just eat candy bars, those are short burning sugars so you'll only be warm for a little bit. Instead, you need to eat long burning sugars. Long Burning Sugars Butter and pasta both take the body awhile to burn, so they are great ...

  • Jan
    3
    cigarettes for survival

    Okay, you know that cigarettes are bad for you. I'm not going to list all of the ways smoking can kill you. Instead, I’m going to go a different route and talk about some of the ways cigarettes can help you in a survival situation. Make a Pesticide You can use cigarettes to make your own pesticide in a survival situation. Remove the tobacco, add some water to it, and put the mixture into a spray bottle. Then, you can apply the mixture t...