Inexpensive Indoor Seed Starting Setup, Under $10

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This post was originally published back in 2012 – it can be seen HERE in its original format.

Synopsis: A very simple and inexpensive indoor seed starting setup, under $10


A  Quick and Easy Indoor Seed Starter

By Wyzyrd –

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ENJOY!! A Woman’s Poem – A Man’s Poem

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Priorities of preparedness…..


Rourke: The following post was previously published over at ModernSurvivalOnline.

I recently left a comment on someones Facebook wall concerning preparedness – and left a list of “Steps to Preparedness”. Here is what I put:

  1. Food & Water

  2. Shelter

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Prep’s this Week and “Off Topic”

This week has really been something else. I have really been watching what has been going on in Dallas with the Ebola infections and wondering what the end result will be...

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Recommended Fiction Book: WerewolveSS

This is a book – no longer in publication – that I read probably 15 years ago. Written by Jerry & Sharon Ahern - it has a certain “feel” to the writing that lends itself to those interested in survival & preparedness (and of course firearms).



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Preseason Preparation: 4 Tips for Better Hunting


By C.

The success rate for hunters continues to rise from the old days when a harvested buck in a small town made local headlines...

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Preparedness – The Basics


More and more people are preparing today. Why? There are a lot of reasons and if you are visiting this website you likely already have yours...

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Lessons learned through life.


This may be an unusual post. Over the past several weeks I have been doing a lot of thinking about life. Thinking of my parents who are no longer with us. Thinking of friends from the past, mistakes and regrets...

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What have you done this week and “Off Topic”


This past week just few by. A lot of my efforts in preparedness has been geared in the direction of planning...

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Phases of Preparedness



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Bug-Out Bike: Benefits Of Motorcycles For Survivalists


Whether your preferred acronym is TEOTWAWKI (The End Of World As We Know It), SHTF (Sh** Hits The Fan) or GOOD (Get Out Of Dodge), a common argument among survivalists revolves around the preferred mode of transportation.

Among those choices, a motor...

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Off Topic…


Here is a place for people to communicate “off topic” ideas, suggestions, discoveries, and information of all kinds. Lets give it a shot!

So – how does this work? Simple – just leave a comment to this post on anything you wish...

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Survival Biscuits?

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This post was previously published here on SCP. Figured many of you have not seen it as it is buried deep within the archives. To see it in its original form click HERE.

Food is my major concern when looking at my preps...

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Soda Bottle Fishing – A Survival Skill?

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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”

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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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100 Items That Disappear First in A Disaster

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This list has been around for years but it is still valid today and likely tomorrow.

- – – Rourke



100 Items That Disappear  First in A Disaster



1. Generators (Good ones cost dearly) Gas storage, risky...

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Video of the Week: The salute…..

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Another featured video from YouTube. From preparedness to frugality, from gardening to self-reliance – YouTube has an enormous amount of information available.

Here is but a small piece we hope you find interesting, informative, and maybe even tho...

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Wyzyrd finally did it!!

Hey all – 

Wanted to pass some info on that frequent contributor, commentor and SCP-family member Wyzyrd has created his own website. In the works for quite a long time he just made the site “live”.

Check out The Survival Geezer

I am looking forw...

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Download: 60 Gift Mixes In-A-Jar Recipe’s

What follows is a FREE downloadable document related to preparedness. More preparedness files are available on the Preparedness Download Page

If you have any files you would like to share – feel free to email them to SCP...

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Men…….read this!


The following post IS directly related to preparedness – preparedness for your soul, your life, and your happiness. I originally posted it back in September of 2013  on however I felt the need to put it out there again...

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What have you done this week and “Off Topic”

Alright folks – what have you done recently to add to your preparations? 

For me – most of my preparations in the last week have been spiritually. Since Thursday I have been at a Men’s Retreat with guys from my church...

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Spirituality: A deep sense of connectedness to one’s inner self Part II


by Harriet, Editor-At-Large

Address suffering and unresolved emotions.

Sometimes life sucks. Shit happens. Families break up. Loved one’s die or betray us. We lose all our money. A business is destroyed...

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This is awesome……

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Received this from “John” the other day. Not sure if it is true – but a wonderful story nonetheless.

 – Rourke


    In September  of 2005, on the first day of school, Martha Cothren,
A History teacher  at Robinson High ...

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Seeds & Growth

seed metaphor

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