12 Months of Prepping

How to Prepare for Nuclear War

How to Prepare for Nuclear War

Nuclear war is unlikely, but not impossible. And learning how to prepare for nuclear war can help you prepare for essentially every other long-term SHTF event. Even if you . . .

Indian Tacos the Prepper Way

Indian Tacos the Prepper Way

Every summer I make my way to several of the native Pow Wows in my area to enjoy the culture and the Indian Tacos. What I find exciting about native . . .

How To Prepare For An Earthquake and Survive the Aftermathe

How To Prepare For An Earthquake and Survive the Aftermathe

People who live in an earthquake zone know that an earthquake will happen eventually. For them, it is just a question of how bad, and how much it will affect them personally. For that reason, if you live near a fault line, you better be prepared for the inevitable shaker because it is going to happen. But it does not stop there, In this article learn that earthquakes can happen anywhere.

Learn the strategies and skills you need to survive an earthquake!

12 Months of Prepping: Month Twelve

12 Months of Prepping: Month Twelve

Ease into the preparedness lifestyle with 12 Months of Prepping, One Month at a Time.

In Month 12, we wrap things up with advice for moving forward. Whether you are just getting started or an experienced prepper, you will find something useful in each of the 12 months in the series.

12 Months of Prepping: Month Eleven

12 Months of Prepping: Month Eleven

As we enter month eleven of 12 Months of Prepping, it might be easy to become complacent and decide to set aside this month’s preparedness tasks until some other . . .

12 Months of Prepping: Month Ten

12 Months of Prepping: Month Ten

As I do each month, I would like to begin month ten with a little pep-talk on preparedness.  We all know that power outages, wildfires, storms, floods, and other . . .

12 Months of Prepping: Month Nine

12 Months of Prepping: Month Nine

Nelson Mandela once said: “It always seems impossible until it is done”.

And so it is with preparedness.  In the beginning, the task of prepping seems impossible.  But once you . . .

12 Months of Prepping: Month Eight

12 Months of Prepping: Month Eight

You may be familiar with the saying “behind the eight balls”.  This idiom implies that you are in a tough, difficult or losing position from which it is unlikely to . . .

12 Months of Prepping: Month Seven

12 Months of Prepping: Month Seven

We have now passed the halfway point and are entering month seven of 12 Months of Prepping, One Month at a Time.  By now you should be feeling secure in . . .

12 Months of Prepping: Month Six

12 Months of Prepping: Month Six

12 Months of Prepping breaks preparedness down into month goals for supplies, gear and tasks. This is month six and as usual, offers up extra tips and motivation to get you started on a path to preparedness.

12 Months of Prepping: Month Five

12 Months of Prepping: Month Five

For those that are new to prepping, time may appear to be your enemy.  You know the old cliché “I have so much to do and so little time”?  Well . . .

12 Months of Prepping: Month Four

12 Months of Prepping: Month Four

If you were to ask a stranger what they were doing to prepare, chances are they would indicate that  they have a few cans of extra food and some bottled . . .

12 Months of Prepping: Month Three

12 Months of Prepping: Month Three

Regardless of the time of year, the task of successfully preparing our home and families for an unexpected emergency is ongoing and does not end just because the calendar says . . .

12 Months of Prepping: Month Two

12 Months of Prepping: Month Two

In the course of my travels, I am often asked about Backdoor Survival.  The most common question is “What is the website about?”.  The answer is always the same:  Backdoor . . .

12 Months of Prepping: Month One

12 Months of Prepping: Month One

Getting prepared, and becoming a Prepper, has got to be one of the more important challenges for families living in the 21st century. The reasons are clear.

We live in . . .