Episode 231 – Cast Iron, Seasoned Steel, and a Starvation Study

On this episode, I discuss using cast iron and seasoned steel for everyday cooking. I also go over a 1944 WWII study on starvation, which I think can give us some good information on how and why we need to make sure we are storing enough calories in our food storage. Announcements If you enjoy the podcast, here are a few quick and easy things you can do to help: Tell 3 friends about it. Please write review for books on Amazon.com. Write review for podcast on iTunes, or wherever you listen to the podcast. Go to the website and … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for July 24, 2014

Illinois: Concealed carry rules tough on out-of-state residents Zeiss Ballistic Calculator App Canada: Applications to carry handguns skyrocket in B.C., Alberta When Mom Can’t Help: 3 Things Your Family Should Know Six maps you need for an urban evacuation Masks For Pandemics Medical Supplies, Part 2: Minor Wounds Chagas Disease – A Slow Burning Emergency Survival Among Humans 10 Reasons Why You Should Be Canning Your Own Meat 42 Flowers You Can Eat Ponds as Emergency Water Sources DIY Fly-Repelling, Mosquito-Deterring All-Natural Bug Spray 10 Survivor Traits Every Prepper Should Have Some Thoughts on Storing Water for Emergencies. Pellagra:Curse Of … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for July 23, 2014

Prepping and General Interest Food Storage Shelf Life (plus printable chart!) Prepping Myth: When SHTF You Will Bug Out To The Woods Emergency Preparedness – A Different Approach New Device Promises Off-Grid Communication – Anywhere In The World Run, Hide, Fight The Swiss Army Knife of SHTF Liquid ​How To Build Your Own Altoids Tin Survival Kit Gun Review: Sphinx SDP Compact Alpha 9 Most Misused Gun Terms Beretta to move all U.S. manufacturing to Gallatin, Tenn. 12 Months of Prepping: Month Six Alaska Aims to Store Emergency Food Supply for 40,000 People 7 Bug Out Tips from Backpackers Calculate … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for July 22, 2014

Prepping and General Interest Great Lakes Tactical’s Glock Giggle Switch Gun buyers scoop up AK-47 rifles after new sanctions ​Sanitize or Quarantine Your Hotel Room’s TV Remote Before Using It 13 Tasty Recipes For Homemade Hummus All-Natural Painkillers Hiding In Your Pantry Bugging Out: Three Things That Can Save Your Live DIY 220 Gallon Rain Barrel System How to Make Ricotta Cheese with Just 3 Simple Ingredients The California Drought and How it Affects You The Survival Slingshot Review Prepping Myth: When SHTF You Will Bug Out To The Woods The Reality of Survival: “Forget Good Guys and Bad Guys… … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for July 21, 2014

Prepping and General Interest Survival Medicine Hour: Typhoon, Tuberculosis, Medical Bags, and More Block and Tackles, Something Every Prepper and Homesteader Needs What If The SHTF While You’re On Vacation? Covert Cabinet HG-21 Handgun Cabinet Review Survival Medical Supplies | Collapse Medicine | Doom and Bloom (TM) | Doom and Bloom (TM) How to Always Be Prepared, No Matter Where You Are Try it Today! Fire Starters with Built In Ignition From Bread Crumbs To Worcestershire Sauce: How Long Will All That Stuff In Your Pantry Last? Homemade Hot Dog Buns Homemade Spicy Ketchup The Ten Simple Tools Every Car … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for July 18, 2014

Prepping and General Interest 3 Critical Memory Drills To Survive Any Firefight Episode 230 – News that Preppers Should be Following 5 DIY Off-Grid Projects For This Summer How to Save Seeds From a Tomato Medicine in Your Bug Out Bag or First Aid Kit Preppers Is There an App for That Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Wind Turbine It’s Not the End of The World; at Least Not Yet Aer Duffel Pack For the active professional on the go,… Moleskine Notebook Parker Jotter Ballpoint Pen – In my leg… Army’s New Scorpion W2 Looks Just Like MultiCam Farm Fresh Goodness: Zoodles Alfredo … Continue reading

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Al-Qaeda Calls for Car Bomb Attacks on American Cities, Targets Abroad

Al-Qaeda Calls for Car Bomb Attacks on American Cities, Targets Abroad: The latest issue of Al-Qaeda’s Inspire magazine contains an article about using car bombs in U.S. cities as well as abroad during election seasons, both presidential and congressional, as well as on Christmas and New Years Eve. The cities and areas listed in the piece include Washington, D.C., New York, Northern Virginia, Chicago, and Los Angeles. America is our first target, followed by United Kingdom, France and other crusader countries. As for the field target for the car-bomb, you have places flooded with individuals, e.g. sports events in which tens of thousands … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for July 17, 2014

We are inundated with a myriad of news stories everyday, many of which have the potential for causing preppers headaches (isten to my latest podcast for a perspective on which events need to be watched: Episode 230 – News that Preppers Should be Following). Here’s one article you should read, as food inflation is a real event that is affecting all of us: If This Keeps Up, They Will Have To Start Putting Armed Guards On Food Trucks. Prepping and General Interest Keep it Simple and Survive!: 8 Keys to Survival, Part 2 5 Morale Boosting Strategies To Survive Crisis … Continue reading

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Episode 230 – News that Preppers Should be Following

In this podcast, we discuss the various current news stories and how, or whether, they should be a concern to you and your preparedness plan. Topics Covered: Ebola Dollar demise Border issues ISIS control of radioactive material Hackers attacking power plants Armed conflict between US and Russia, or US and China. Possible the biggest threat: Terrorist threat in the country.

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Prepper News Watch for July 16, 2014

Prepping and General Interest We Still Have a Long Way to Go… WATER Sources and Treatment Long Match Gardening on a Budget You Can’t Grow Food Without Water; World Water Update Spy Bolt Hidden Storage Safe Tomato Bombs; Lucky Tomato ‘Experiment’ Tomatoes and other plants for folks without green thumb Tricks To Get Your Picky Kid Eating Vegetables 12 Survival Uses for Leaves Israeli Bandage: A Versatile Addition to Your First Aid Kit Time to say farewell to the M9? Homemade Mouthwash for Dental Hygiene Being Found: How to Increase your Survivability by Understanding How Search and Rescue Personnel Work … Continue reading

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