Category Archives: Beliefs

What it means to be a Prepper

Ready for anything is the motto of the prepper. Preppers have gotten flak for crossing the line in terms of holding doomsday theories as fact. Continue reading

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Video Interview: Chris Downs

I first learned about Chris Downs in an e-book titled “Leap Into Your New Life” which covers some of the health benefits of raising your own food in a sustainable manner. Chris’ story tells about how he had come to the conclusion that he was about to die while waiting for a heart transplant, and even got his affairs in order before he discovered a better way to live and eat.

Chris generates his own electricity, gets his water from a well on his property, raises food animals (although he is mostly vegetarian, his wife is not), and the only internet access he has is via a satellite system. He is far enough from “civilization” that getting electricity and land-line phone service is prohibitively expensive Continue reading

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Solar Storm Knocks Out Power Grid – Novel “A Distant Eden”

Have you done any good reading lately? How about a good prepper novel with a survival message? Maybe one about what happens when a massive solar storm knocks out the power grid of a huge city? Ah, now you’re talking our language! And then, to see it’s set in the Dallas/Fort Worth area….yep, I could definitely read that one.A Distant Eden - prepping novel

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Is Martial Law likely for the U.S.?

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Newsmax.com reports that a March 16, 2012  executive order, dubbed National Defense Resources Preparedness Executive Order, allows the president to essentially establish martial law if he found it to be warranted.  The order gives Mr. Obama the power to:

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Is There a ‘Hole’ in Your Preparation Plan?

Guest post by TxCHLInstructor.

There was a Dilbert cartoon (link no longer available) published today that points out a potential ‘hole’ in any preparation plan. For those of you who can’t get to the link due to company filters or whatever, here is a transcript:

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