Family Communications: Commuter Emergency Plan

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SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com is actively participating in National Preparedness Month and helping to disseminate FEMA Preparedness Information through Ready.gov

How To reconnect with your family after a disaster...

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Frugal Cooking

By GrammaMary,

In line with the money saving tips post I offer this web site.  A while ago I began to wonder…...

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Family Communications: Kids

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SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com is actively participating in National Preparedness Month and helping to disseminate FEMA Preparedness Information through Ready.gov

Communicating with your friends and family when a disaster occurs is important to make sur...

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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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Family Communication: Parents

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SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com is actively participating in National Preparedness Month and helping to disseminate FEMA Preparedness Information through Ready.gov

Learn How To reconnect with your family after a disaster.

How will you reconnect with e...

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Earthquake Safety

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The following post was originally published over at DoomandBloom.net. It can be seen HERE in its original format. ~Rourke

The recent earthquake in California wasn’t THE big one, but it was a big one...

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Attention Please!

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September is National Preparedness Month!

Through this month SCP will be featuring FEMA and Ready.gov Public Service Announcements and links to important preparedness information.

This may or may not help YOU, but it could save the lives of your fam...

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The Importance of a Family Communication Plan

September is National Preparedness Month!

Do YOU have a family communication plan?

Go to Ready.gov-Make a Plan

Know your potential disasters!

Be informed!

Prepare a kit!

 SHARE this with your family. SHARE this with your friends!

 

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Labor Day & Beginning of National Preparedness Month!

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Ready if it Goes There

Rap Preparedness?!

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Sunday Self-Reliance Share and Q & A

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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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Silence by Gary Bertnick

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SILENCE

Finally,
Enough of the noise
The foolish, wasteful noise of the world;
The spirit cries out
The soul groans deeply
Mind strains for true quiet!
Knees touch the rug, cat sleeping on a nearby chair,
In silence prayers can be heard within
Incen...
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Storm Season: Prepare Your Business for a Hurricane

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We like to pretend we are masters of our environment, but the simple truth is, even in this day of mechanical marvels and technological wonders, we are still at the whim of Mother Nature...

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Pop Bottle Gardening!

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By Bev Sandlin,

I go through about one 2 liter pop bottle a week and hate to waste them. Pop bottles have so many uses from storing rice to mini-domes to protect plants in the spring, to irrigation in the garden.

Here are some inspiring garden i...

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Frugal Buy: Reconditioned Large Screen TVs

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Harold, Editor-at-Large

Recently, since our tragic loss of our comfortable home in the middle of the winter with temps in the teens, three foot snowdrifts and both of us just two days out of the hospital, some of the sympathy has turned to envy, with...

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A Harvest of Recipes: USDA PDF

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http://www.whatscooking.fns.usda.gov/sites/default/files/featuredlinks/HarvestofRecipes.pdf

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10 Ridiculously Simply Ways to Save Money Everyday and Secure Your Financial Future

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You’ve heard it over and over. Stop splurging on clothes at the mall, stop eating out, and start sticking to your budget...

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What Do YOU Want in a Tent?

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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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Survival Database Downloads!

Modernsurvivalonline.com has thousands of resources in their survival database. Rourke is planning on moving this database soon and this may be your last chance to download some pretty awesome resources!

 

Link: http://modernsurvivalonline...

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Sunday Self-Reliance Share and Q & A

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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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The Litany Against Fear

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Submitted by Wyzyrd

 

Not a song per se, but a ‘verse’ that has helped me out a LOT of times in the past 40-or-so years.
From the late Frank Herbert’s “Dune” novels, “The Litany against Fear”:

“I must not fear.
Fear is the mind-killer.
Fear is th...

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Inexpensive Survival Knife

Rocky Mountain Knife

By Bev Sandlin

I was in the checkout line at Alco and noticed this Rocky Mountain Survival Knife which came with a fire starter for $9.99. I’ve been wanting to play with one of those fire starters for a while, but they usually cost $4...

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Video of the Week: Potato Storage

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Root Cellar Storage

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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

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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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The Militarization of Our Police

Submitted by John from Iowa:

John found this article about the militarization of our police forces and an interactive map to see if YOU are in a county where the police force has militarized itself.

http://www.nytimes...

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