Staying Safe During the Winter

How to Stay Safe During the Winter

The cold weather is upon us and it looks like we may be in for a long winter this year. The ice, snow and cold temperatures can make life challenging for everyone. For those that are outside during these times, safety becomes an issue. Follow our advice below to help stay safe this winter. Prepare the Home People during the winter spend more times indoors than usual so we are going to first look at…

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Fitness for Survival

Building Your Fitness for Survival

You may have all the food, water, and other supplies that you need to last through a crisis but unless you are physically fit, you are not truly prepared. Fitness often seems to get forgot about when it comes to prepping but if you’re not fit, how are you going to carry that heavy bag of supplies if you need to bug out? If a building collapses around somebody after a major earthquake, how are…

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Home Defense: Surveillance Cameras

Home Defense: Surveillance Cameras

Having surveillance cameras is all good but oftentimes people are not quite sure when it comes to choosing a system. Below you will find some things to consider when choosing the best surveillance cameras for you. Entry Points The front and back doors are the main areas in which a burglar will enter your property which makes them prime candidates for your camera installations. Another common entry point for a burglar are windows. If fitting the…

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Make Your Own Vaseline

How to Make Your Own Vaseline

Vaseline is one of those products that has a multitude of amazing uses from treating chapped lips to stopping the door hinges from squeaking. The problem is that some types of petroleum jelly do more harm than good to our bodies. Of particular concern are those that contain unrefined petrolatum, a by-product of oil drilling. Check out the following quote from Dr Oz: Petroleum jelly is a byproduct of oil drilling, and when you spread it…

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List of Survival Movies

List of Survival Movies

I want to try and start a list of survival movies here, although, I won’t be listing anything to do with zombie survival or alien invasions, many of those listed below I personally find inspirational in one way or another. The list is in no particular order but I will include the title and short description to help you along. 127 Hours – An adventurous mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone…

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