July 29, 2016

Surviving an Economic Collapse – Advice from Mark Goodwin, Author of The Economic Collapse Chronicles

March 4, 2014 aptprepper 15

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com Mark Goodwin, who runs Prepper Recon has written two books in The Economic Collapse Chronicles:  American Exit Strategy and the recently released American Meltdown.  With all the fears about economic collapse, I was glad to have the opportunity to interview Mark about his thoughts on the best way to prepare. 1.   What do you think are the most likely disasters to prepare for and what is the best way for a beginner to […]

The Prepper’s Cookbook by Tess Pennington: Recipe Test

August 20, 2013 aptprepper 14

I received a review copy of The Prepper’s Cookbook:  300 Recipes to Turn Your Emergency Food into Nutritious, Delicious, Life-Saving Meals by Tess Pennington. In it you will find 300 recipes using common food storage items, many of which you may already have in your kitchen shelves.  The recipes are easy to follow, and require no special equipment. The book includes practical tips for starting, building and using your emergency pantry.  I liked the section on making your own seasoning […]

Emberlit Stainless Steel Stove Giveaway

May 6, 2013 aptprepper 22

LPC Survival, aka The Berkey Guy is sponsoring our new giveaway:  Enter to win an Emberlit Stainless Steel Stove by submitting your entry below.  Here’s a description from the website: The Emberlit Stove weighs less than 11.3 oz (316 g) and is constructed of rugged stainless steel. Compare that to a full canister of fuel and burner! The stainless steel EmberLit is impervious to corrosion and remarkably strong. The EmberLit will hold the weight of any pot or pan that […]

Win a Copy of The Weekend Homesteader: A Twelve Month Guide to Self-Sufficiency

February 4, 2013 aptprepper 41

I am excited to announce our February Giveaway at Apartment Prepper.   This month we are giving away a copy of The Weekend Homesteader: A Twelve-Month Guide to Self-Sufficiency, by Anna Hess.  I am reading a copy of this book as well, thanks to the publisher, Skyhorse Publishing.   I am sure to try one or more projects described in the book, and I will let you know how it went. The book will help you try your hand at various projects […]

Announcing the Giveaway Winner

December 1, 2012 aptprepper 0

Congratulations to Mel B who won the random drawing for the 3 Berkey Sport Bottle giveaway, sponsored by LPC Survival. The winner has been notified via email. I’ll be working on the next giveaway and will announce the details soon. Our thanks to The Berkey Guy for sponsoring the giveaway and a big thank you everyone for entering!     Get the real deal. Whether bugging out or sheltering in place, you can never have enough clean water for survival: […]

Win a Free Copy of The Home Schooled Shootist by Joe Nobody

November 16, 2012 aptprepper 15

Most of our long time readers are familiar with author Joe Nobody- See  Part 1 and Part 2 of our interview a few months ago.  I’ve read many of his books and a running theme is the importance of defense in a survival plan:  if people are feeling threatened and unsafe, they will not able to properly obtain water, food and other needs to survive. Prepper Press provided us with a giveaway copy of Joe Nobody’s latest book:  The Home […]