How to Create a Fire Escape Plan

Keeping Children Safe From House Fires

Children, especially those under five, have a much higher chance of dying in home fires than any other age group. This is largely due to the fact that they do not understand the dangers of fire and are not as capable of exiting a home than older children. For this reason, it is down to you as parents to take extra precautions to reduce the risk of fire in the home and have plans in…

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Tactical Hand Signals You Need to Know

In a SHTF situation the time may come when you need to communicate with other members of your group without making a noise. Doing so may be the only thing that keeps you from giving your position away and ultimately keeps you alive. Having a good understanding of tactical hand signals will give you a huge advantage in this situation. Make sure that you and any members of your group have these tactical hand signals…

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10 Food Storage Mistakes to Avoid

I think everybody, myself included, in one way or another is making some kind of mistakes when it comes to food storage. The whole point of websites like this is that we learn from each other. My hope is that our readers can learn something from our posts but also that we learn from the comments that our readers leave with their own tips. Read on for 10 food storage mistakes to avoid and please…

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Washing Clothes Without a Washing Machine

In our last post we looked at ways in which we can save money on food. Now we want to take a look at another way of saving money by washing clothes without a washing machine. Or maybe your washing machine is just broke. Either way we are going to try and give you some tips below. We will start off by giving you some simple steps to wash your clothes first and then we…

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Alternative Ways to Open the Can

36 Ways to Save Money on Food

There are a lot of things that we need in life but it seems that the things we need are constantly rising in prices. Because of this, we are always on the lookout for new and creative ways to save. Today we will be looking at 36 ways to save money on food. I want you to forget any old habits when you shop and follow our tips below. 1. Go Value Brand Almost all…

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