December 2, 2016

50 Alternative Uses for Coca-Cola

December 2, 2016 aptprepper 0

  I found this infographic interesting so I thought I’d share it with you.  I’ve tried Coke as a marinade, as a Coke float (instead of root beer) and as a popsicle, but I have to admit I had not tried these other uses.  And, when I do try them I’ll be sure to let you know how it turned out! The infographic ’50 Alternative Uses for Coca-Cola’ is courtesy of Varooma

How to Make a Realistic Urban Bug in Plan

November 29, 2016 aptprepper 2

Written by Dan Stevens, Modern Survival Online It is said urbanites cannot bug in. Bugging out seems to be the first choice for people who are trapped in cities that will become death traps. Bugging in seems to be a luxury if you either live in the burbs, a small town or the wilderness or… if you’re willing to move there. Allow me to prove those people wrong. Well, in part, because there are limits to what you can do […]

Watch Your Back Book Review and Giveaway

November 26, 2016 aptprepper 6

This post is by Bernie Carr, Every year, as we get closer to the holidays, we hear news reports about people being victims of crime.  We are also hearing about possible terror threats.  With all these possible hazards, I thought this book is worth a look:  Watch Your Back:  How to Avoid the Most Dangerous Moments in Daily Life by Roger Eckstine. What is the Book About? The author presents various potential risky situations that come up in every […]

Thanksgiving Blessings to You

November 24, 2016 aptprepper 2

You will be enriched in every way so that you can be generous on every occasion, and through us your generosity will result in thanksgiving to God. This service that you perform is not only supplying the needs of the Lord’s people but is also overflowing in many expressions of thanks to God. Corinthians 9:11-12   This post is by Bernie Carr, Thanksgiving 2016 comes only a few weeks after one of the most divisive elections in our country.  […]

Track your Prepping Goals with this 2017 Emergency Preparedness Calendar

November 22, 2016 aptprepper 0

This post is by Bernie Carr, I felt overwhelmed when I first started preparing for emergencies.  It seemed like there was a lot to do and I did not have the money or time to do it.  Even when I got started there were days when I got discouraged and slacked off my preparedness goals.  I wished I had something to help me stay on track.  Now there is.  I am excited to welcome our new sponsor, Turning the […]

The TOP 11 Gifts For Non-preppers

November 17, 2016 aptprepper 0

Written by Mike Harris With the holidays fast approaching I know how frustrating it can be trying to get loved ones that perfect gift that is not only practical but will benefit them in ways a flashy pretty piece of jewelry or a cool video game can’t. Having first hand experience with getting high dollar prepping items for non-preppers who not only don’t appreciate them but also shake their head in disdain is a feeling all to familiar to me. […]

Should You Keep Potassium Iodide in Your Emergency Kit?

November 14, 2016 aptprepper 4

This post is by Bernie Carr, For years, I had not really considered keeping potassium iodide in my emergency supplies.  I didn’t really consider nuclear threats to be on my list of “must prepare for” scenarios.  But that is in the past.  I was recently speaking with a co-worker whose father was a nuclear physicist.  The topic of preparing for nuclear disasters came up.   We looked at nuclear power plants within 50 miles of our locations and found we […]

5 Life-saving Emergency Procedures You Should Know from the Author of Prepper’s Survival Medicine Handbook

November 10, 2016 aptprepper 1

  Today we are featuring a new book by Scott Finazzo, Prepper’s Survival Medicine Handbook: A Lifesaving Collection of Emergency Procedures from U.S. Army Field Manuals.  The book is designed to help you in an emergency when no doctor is available.  It covers various types of health emergencies and what you have to do to survive.  Each condition includes symptoms to help you identify what you are facing, prevention, as well as treatment. About the Author Scott Finazzo is an […]

8 Fall Back Prepping Chores

November 6, 2016 aptprepper 2

This post is by Bernie Carr, Sunday, November 6th is the end of Daylight Savings Time for 2016, in which most of the country sets their clocks back by an hour. Besides resetting all your watches and clocks, today is also a good day to  do a little maintenance on your emergency supplies. Do these chores today Check the batteries in your flashlights, touch lamps and other emergency lighting and replace if the battery is looking weak.  While your […]

Brushfire Plague Retribution Review

November 3, 2016 aptprepper 0

This post is by Bernie Carr, Brushfire Plague Retribution is volume 3 of the Brushfire Plague series.  We reviewed the first book and found it to be riveting.  The third book does not disappoint; it continues to deliver as much, if not more action as the previous books. What is it about? The Brushfire Plague series is about a world falling apart as a result of a widespread plague.  Millions of people have died and violence is rampant. Cooper […]

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