Category Self Reliance

A PREPPER’S 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS

As a prepper, what would you think of the gifts on the 12 days of Christmas?

You would receive:

12 partridges in 12 trees – a useful start for your orchard but a bit monoculture – maybe you could swap a few of the trees for apples or plums.

11 ...

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Video of the Week: Small Mobile Home

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Here is another small home on wheels – food for thought.
 – – Rourke
 

 

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Soda Bottle Fishing – A Survival Skill?

By Wyzyrd, Editor-at-Large

I talked to a couple folks, today, and nobody had heard of this fishing method. I never saw it until 2001, when I was living in a campground on the bank of the Shenandoah River.

First, I’m NOT talking about using bottles to...

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Prep’s this week and “Off Topic”

Prep’s this week have been slow for me – busyness has been very evident. I did manage to pick up a large of AA alkaline batteries as well as AAA batteries...

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You Know You’re a Homesteader When…

you know your a homesteader when

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Sunday Self-Reliance Share and Q & A

SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness...

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Surgeon General’s Warning!

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Chicken Humor!

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Video of the Week: Vermiculture and Homesteading

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I’ve been researching vermiculture (and somehow lost it all #!&@#!), but this is the BEST video I have come across on vermiculture on the homestead. Enjoy!

 

 

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Sunday Self-Reliance Share and Q & A

SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness...

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What Do YOU Want in a Tent?

By Bev Sandlin

I’ve been looking for a tent for about 2 years now, but not just any tent. Yes I wanted a tent in case of bugging out. Yes I wanted a small, easy to setup, tent for camping...

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Sunday Self-Reliance Share and Q & A

SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness...

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Video of the Week: Potato Storage

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Root Cellar Storage

By Bev Sandlin

The harvest is starting to come in and I still don’t have my root cellar framed in and ready to go – been on the project list for a couple of years now...

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Survival Landscaping Part 3: Permaculture

By Bev Sandlin, Fillmore County Master Gardener

What is Permaculture? I lifted this explanation here:

http://www.gardeningknowhow.com/special/organic/the-essence-of-permaculture-gardening.htm

What is a Permaculture Garden?

Permaculture gardens are s...

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Sunday Self-Reliance Share and Q & A

SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness...

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AN ILLEGAL POEM

Submitted by Harold,

written by

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By Illegal Immigrants   


I cross river,
Poor and broke, 


Take bus,
See employment folk. 


Nice man
Treat me good in there,
Say I need
Go see Welfare. 


Welfare say,
‘You come no more, 


We send cash
Right ...

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Tiny House on Old Camper Frame

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This tiny house is built on an old camper frame. What I think is so intriguing about this video are all the money saving tips he gives and some unique building materials. This 8 minute video could change your life!

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I Have A Time Management Problem

By Harriet, Editor-at-Large

One of my priorities has been to volunteer at the local opportunity/thrift shop...

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Sunday Self-Reliance Share and Q & A

SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness...

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Sunday Self-Reliance Share and Q & A!

SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness...

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Thoughts on Immigration

Submitted by Harold, Editor-at-Large

Harold forwarded this to me and I think that you will agree that it is worth reading and thinking about and SHARING! Bev

What it really means to be an American!

We are ALL immigrants (with the exception of Americ...

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Prepper Questions & Answers

Bev Sandlin

Earlier this month I did an interview for survivalprepper-joe.com and I asked 4 of the questions of SCP members. Some people answered in the comments, but Ronnie and Craig answered me via email...

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Video of the Week: Buying Land for a Retreat or Homestead

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SouthernPrepper1 on buying land for a retreat or homestead. What would YOU add?

For some reason the above video cut out half way through and it was interesting! Same thing on the original.

So, here is another one on buying land with a lot of good t...

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Sunday Self-Reliance Share and Q & A!

SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness...

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