Bottled Water Recall Facts June 2015

Bottled Water Recall Facts June 2015

Pennsylvania plants from June 10-18th, 2015 because the operator at one of our contracted springs failed to notify us that there was evidence of E. coli bacteria at the spring source. Continue Reading

Bug-Out Bag Base Contents – These items should be in every bag

Bug-Out Bag Base Contents – These items should be in every bag

You can ask 3 different people what they think the contents of a but-out bag should be and get 6 different lists of what you should put in your bag. Continue Reading

Bug-Out Bag for your Vehicle

Bug-Out Bag for your Vehicle

Being stranded doesn’t necessarily mean a mechanical failure with your vehicle. No matter the scenario you should have some key items in your vehicle bug-out bag. Continue Reading

Cotton Ball Fire Starters

Cotton Ball Fire Starters

Cotton ball fire starters are an essential addition to any bug out bag. It will take about 30 minutes to make 50 of these. Get some smaller Ziploc bags and put 5 or so in each bag. Continue Reading

Electrolytic Rust Removal

Electrolytic Rust Removal

This is a relatively simple, safe and cheap way to remove light or heavy rust from any ferrous object. Continue Reading

Firecraft

Firecraft

From 1999 to 2011, a total of 16,911 deaths in the United States, an average of 1,301 per year, were associated with exposure to excessive natural cold. Continue Reading

First Aid Kit

First Aid Kit

The first aid kit is one of the most important items in your bug-out bag. The American Red Cross has a list of recommended items that should be in your first aid kit for a family of four. Continue Reading

Growing Vegetables in a 5-Gallon Bucket

Growing Vegetables in a 5-Gallon Bucket

Container planting vegetables is not a new concept, but what about using buckets for growing vegetables? Yes, buckets. Keep reading to learn more about how to grow vegetables in a bucket. Continue Reading

Prepper Lingo

Prepper Lingo

These are some of the acronyms we use here on BeginPrepping.com. Is this list complete? Probably not but it will get you started. Continue Reading

Technology and the Prepper

Technology and the Prepper

Online security is definitely something that gets ignored. You are exposing yourself to millions of potential spies, thieves, predators and not to mention all the other criminals that are not part of our failing government. Continue Reading