Category: Fitness

Doomsday Preppers? You’ve GOT to be kidding me…

This post was written exactly 4 years ago, on my Facebook page. I still stand by it. Rich Fleetwood – February 7, 2012 · Riverton · Watching “Doomsday Preppers” on NGC this evening, with an as objective as possible viewpoint. I’ve been doing this stuff myself for 20 years, and in my position and experience, with the […]

HEALTH: How to Stay Cool Without AC

Source: thereadystore.com By: The Ready Store Posted on: Updated July 19, 2012 Summer heat is upon us and it’s important to stay cool. With heat waves rolling across the United States, it’s essential to not get overheated and dehydrated. Many deaths have even been connected to power outages during the heat wave. These tips will help you and your […]

PREPS: Family Disaster Preparedness

Source: parenting.blogs.nytimes.com By: KJ DELL’ANTONIA  Posted on: APRIL 8, 2014 < p> Eighty percent of the population would not survive the first 100 days of the apocalypse, Bob Gaskin, who served in the Marines and is the founder of the Black Dog Survival School, told an assembled crowd at the Third Annual National Preppers and Surivalist Expo in […]

THOUGHTS: Bushcraft a part of prepping?

Source: isurvivalskills.blogspot.com By: Bushcraft and Survival Skills Posted on: January 2012 < p> Read the rest of this article and find other worthy stories by visiting isurvivalskills.blogspot.com Fair Use Statement The content of this post/pages/video may contain copyrighted ( © ) material, the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. Such material […]

SKILLS: Successful Gardening with Composting

Source: thereadystore.com By: Jonathan Dick Posted on: March 27, 2013 Mother Nature has been rotating through the composting process of decomposing organic material into rich soil that will foster new life for longer than any of us can imagine. You can use that same process at an accelerated pace to save you money and help you become self-reliant […]

LIFESTYLE: 9 Depression-Era Frugal Habits You Need to Pick Up

Source: savvysugar.com By:  Emily Co Posted on: 2/26/14 Scrimping and saving was a necessity during the Great Depression, when unemployment in the US skyrocketed to 25 percent. Although we are seeing better times, we can always take a page from that era and practice some of those thrifty habits. Restart these frugal practices, and your wallet will thank […]