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The Ultimate Survival Medicine Guide: Emergency Preparedness for ANY Disaster

The Ultimate Survival Medicine Guide: Emergency Preparedness for ANY Disaster Quality material used to make all Pro force productsTested in the field and used in the toughest environments100 percent designed in the USA The Ultimate … [Read more...]

Why Won’t my Garden Grow? 5 Mistakes you May be Making

As blossoms poked their heads through the soil last spring, this new growth prompted my husband and me to do something we’d never done before: plant a garden. In our excitement, we went all out for our vegetable garden. We planted carrots, green … [Read more...]

Howard Leight by Honeywell Impact Sport Sound Amplification Electronic Earmuff, Classic Green (R-01526)

Howard Leight by Honeywell Impact Sport Sound Amplification Electronic Earmuff, Classic Green (R-01526) Sleek, extremely low profile earcup design allows for full clearance of firearm stockAutomatic 4 hour shut-off increases battery lifeAUX jack … [Read more...]

DIY Project: Food Storage Shelf

Do you feel like you’ve run out of room to store all your food storage? If so, we’ve got another Do It Yourself solution for you. For your next DIY project, consider making a canned food organizer. Now, I know you’ve probably seen a lot b of … [Read more...]

Man Survives on Contact Solution

Think you’re tough? Check out this kid who survived days of 104°F weather in the Australian Outback: The British backpacker who went missing in the Australian Outback for more than three days survived by drinking contact lens solution, his mother … [Read more...]

Black Diamond Twilight Bivy

Black Diamond Twilight Bivy Material: NanoShield (silicone-treated, single-layer proprietary fabric)Poles: noDimensions: 82 x 33 inFloor Space: 18.75 sq ftVentilation: mesh panel DECENT FEATURES of the Black Diamond Twilight Bivy … [Read more...]

Aquaponic Gardening: What is it?

What is Aquaponics and why should you incorporate it into your preparedness plans? Aquaponics is the practice of raising fish and vegetables together in a symbiotic relationship. In other words, it is the practice of raising fish in a tank and … [Read more...]

Astatic 636L Noise Canceling Mic CB Radio 4 pin Cobra – Astatic 636LB1

Astatic 636L Noise Canceling Mic CB Radio 4 pin Cobra - Astatic 636LB1 Rugged Housing DesignDynamic Noise Canceling Microphone, black cycolac caseFrequency Response: 100Hz - 8kHz, Output Level @ 1kHz Output Impedance: 2000 Ohms (Matches 600-5000 … [Read more...]

Keeping Your Head Above Water with Flood Insurance

Here’s a fun little pop quiz from FloodSmart.gov. True or False? In the last five years, all fifty states have experienced some level of flooding. Everyone lives in a flood zone. Most homeowner’s insurance policies do not cover floods. If … [Read more...]

3 Easy Food Storage Dinner Parties

Hi, friends. Urban Girl, here. We’ve been experimenting with food storage more and more here in the Emergency Essentials Test Kitchen, and we hope you’ve been enjoying the recipes coming through in our emails (if you aren’t signed up for those, … [Read more...]

When You’re On Your Own

Everyone at one time or another in their lives should have heard of a “72 Hour Kit”. Personally, as a disaster preparedness instructor for over seventeen years now, I do not believe in them or teach them in my classes. When any major disaster … [Read more...]

5.11 Tactical Rush 12 Back Pack

5.11 Tactical Rush 12 Back Pack Compatible with hydration systems up to 60 oz.16 total compartments, pockets, and slots to stow and organize your gearLarge zippered Administrative compartment with 9 pockets and slotsMain compartment: 18" x 11" x … [Read more...]

Osprey UltraLight Raincover

Osprey UltraLight Raincover Full wrap around cinch with secure hipbelt and harness attachmentPacks into its own carrying case FEATURES of the Osprey Ultralight Raincover Full wrap around cinch with secure hipbelt and harness attachment … [Read more...]

Israeli bandage – Israeli battle dressing – Compression bandage -with pressure applicator will enhance your first aid kit – emergency bandage – 6 Inch

Israeli bandage - Israeli battle dressing - Compression bandage -with pressure applicator will enhance your first aid kit - emergency bandage - 6 Inch ?LIFE SAVING - Ari-ale-Tools compression bandage is the same bandage the IDF use in the … [Read more...]

Motorola MG160A 16-Mile Range 22-Channel FRS/GMRS Pair of Two-Way Radio (Light blue)

Motorola MG160A 16-Mile Range 22-Channel FRS/GMRS Pair of Two-Way Radio (Light blue) 22 channels with range up to 16-mile rangeUses both Family Radio Service (FRS) and General Mobile Radio Services (GMRS) frequencies8 level digital volume and 1 … [Read more...]

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First Aid for Choking

If you’ve ever choked on something, even momentarily, you know what a panicky feeling it can be. If you notice someone is having difficulty breathing, appears to be choking, or is giving the universal sign for choking (shown below), take the … [Read more...]

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Fjallraven Kanken Daypack

Fjallraven Kanken Daypack One interior slip pocket. One exterior pocket First introduced in 1978 - The Kanken backpack has become an iconic symbol of classic functional Swedish design. After engaging in the "back debates" of the late … [Read more...]

Triple Stacker Magazine Pouch (Hold 6 Mags) Color: Coyote Tan

Triple Stacker Magazine Pouch (Hold 6 Mags) Color: Coyote Tan The Triple Stacker Open Top M4 Mag Pouch is a great way to add maximum magazine capacity while using as little space as necessary. The open top magazine pouch gives you quick … [Read more...]

101 Easy Homemade Products for Your Skin, Health & Home: A Nerdy Farm Wife’s All-Natural DIY Projects Using Commonly Found Herbs, Flowers & Other Plants

101 Easy Homemade Products for Your Skin, Health & Home: A Nerdy Farm Wife's All-Natural DIY Projects Using Commonly Found Herbs, Flowers & Other Plants Go Green in Every Part of Your Life with These Easy, All-Natural Herbal … [Read more...]

Nesco TR-2 Add-A-Tray for FD-1010/FD-1018P/FD-1020, Set of 2

Nesco TR-2 Add-A-Tray for FD-1010/FD-1018P/FD-1020, Set of 2 Trays expand the capacity of your Nesco American Harvest DehydratorUse for drying foods, herbs, flowersIncludes 2 traysFits Nesco Dehydrators FD-1000, FD1010, FD1018P, FD1020 … [Read more...]

How to Make a Fire with Flint & Steel

Learn how to make a fire with flint and steel from NYC Outward Bound instructor Marko Yurachek in this wilderness survival skills video from Howcast. … [Read more...]

Setting Preparedness Goals

“Getting Prepared” is a worthy goal in and of itself, but can be a little bit nebulous. How do you know when you’re done? Do you have a way to be sure you covered all your bases? There’s one easy way to be sure you get everything done that you … [Read more...]

GEN 4 Sure Plug Designed for Glock 17, 19, 22, 23, 31, 32, 34, and 35.Fits only Generation 4

GEN 4 Sure Plug Designed for Glock 17, 19, 22, 23, 31, 32, 34, and 35.Fits only Generation 4 Aid in guiding the Magazine into the Magazine WellFlush fit to eliminate the possibility of snagging on the open cavityStops dirt and debris from entering … [Read more...]

Man Survives Snowy California Wilderness…& All he Wants is a Burger

As darkness fell and temperatures dropped, Bob Root snuggled deeper into the shrubbery atop a cliff in the California wilderness. For two days in early April, he struggled to survive in the snow, searching for the trail he’d lost track of during a … [Read more...]

The Self-Sufficient Life and How to Live It

The Self-Sufficient Life and How to Live It Used Book in Good Condition The Self Sufficient Life and How to Live It is the only book that teaches all the skills needed to live independently in harmony with the land harnessing natural … [Read more...]

Disaster Triage Part One: Becoming a Triage Leader

In just about any large-scale disaster, there will likely be a large number of people who will experience minor, critical, or life-threatening injuries. First responders may not reach your neighborhood for hours, or even days. So if a disaster … [Read more...]

Our Best Friends

Years ago I had the great pleasure of speaking with a woman who survived breast cancer. She not only survived, she thrived. Susan attributes her peaceful state and the ability to thrive in a scary situation to a bear. That’s right. A bear. Susan’s … [Read more...]

Tecsun PL880 Portable Digital PLL Dual Conversion AM/FM, Longwave & Shortwave Radio with SSB (Single Side Band) Reception

Tecsun PL880 Portable Digital PLL Dual Conversion AM/FM, Longwave & Shortwave Radio with SSB (Single Side Band) Reception Full range coverage including AM/FM, Longwave & Shortwave with Single Side BandPLL synthesized digital dual conversion … [Read more...]

Frontiersman Bear Spray – Maximum Strength & Maximum Range – 35 Feet (9.2 oz) Or 30 Feet (7.9 oz)

Frontiersman Bear Spray - Maximum Strength & Maximum Range - 35 Feet (9.2 oz) Or 30 Feet (7.9 oz) Maximum stopping power - maximum strength allowed by the EPA/Health Canada - guaranteed via in-house labGreater protection - allows for greatest … [Read more...]

OBD2,Hikeren WiFi Wireless OBD2 OBDII V1.5 Auto Diagnostic Scanner Code Reader Scan Tool Check Engine Light for iOS & Android

OBD2,Hikeren WiFi Wireless OBD2 OBDII V1.5 Auto Diagnostic Scanner Code Reader Scan Tool Check Engine Light for iOS & Android Any question,please email us,we response you within 24 hours.we provide 1 YEAR QUALITY GUARANTEE,WE WILL GIVE YOU REFUND … [Read more...]

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Staying Warm without Electricity

Just over one week after the devastation of Superstorm Sandy, snow from a nor’easter—a hurricane-like storm known to cause coastal flooding, coastal erosion, hurricane-force winds, and/or blizzard conditions—is delaying recovery efforts. In some … [Read more...]

Protecting your Preparations 1: Your Plan

All of our careful efforts to store water, food, and other supplies could be for nothing if we are unable to hang onto them when we actually need them! People have a variety of reasons for choosing to prepare; the fact is, preparation is an … [Read more...]

Wilderness of Canada – Survival Skills and Bushcraft

If you liked this post, subscribe below with your name and best email to get more survival tips! … [Read more...]

Ohuhu Red and Green Reflex Sight with 4 Reticles

Ohuhu Red and Green Reflex Sight with 4 Reticles Tubeless design with 33mm reflex lens aperture provides a wide field of view, suitable for rapid-firing or shooting of moving targets besides normal shootingMulti-Reticle (4 patterns) or variable … [Read more...]

GUN CLEANING KITS by Sage & Braker. Throw away the rods, brushes and patches. One swipe and your gun bore shines like new. Our gun cleaning kits are unmatched in quality and design. Cleaner, faster, period.

GUN CLEANING KITS by Sage & Braker. Throw away the rods, brushes and patches. One swipe and your gun bore shines like new. Our gun cleaning kits are unmatched in quality and design. Cleaner, faster, period. SAVES TIME: One pull of our gun cleaning … [Read more...]

The Survival Rules of Three – Infographic

Courtesy of: Preparing For SHTF If you liked this post, subscribe below with your name and best email to get more survival tips! … [Read more...]

AlphaHolster Belly Gun Holster – Abdominal Band Pistol Holster

AlphaHolster Belly Gun Holster - Abdominal Band Pistol Holster For Left or Right HandAvailable in black, white, or beigeMade with lightweight ventilated elasticMade In USA The AlphaHolster belly holster discreetly and securely holds your … [Read more...]

Hydroponic Gardening

There are two kinds of emergencies: short-term emergencies and long-term emergencies. More and more people are starting to think about preparing for long-term emergencies and creating a life-style Plan B that would allow them to carry on in a ‘new … [Read more...]

Know your Avalanche Safety

Winter is just around the corner; in some parts of the country, skiers are already watching the skies. If your local mountain doesn’t open the slopes until after Christmas (or even if the slopes have been running for a month already), it’s tempting … [Read more...]

Prepping in an Urban Setting

If you live in an urban setting and you want to get prepared for emergencies, you face some unique challenges. You should start with the basics like everyone else—water first, emergency kits second, food storage next, then other supplies—but you … [Read more...]

Kerr 00500 Wide Mouth 8 Oz. Glass Mason Jars – 12 / CS

Kerr 00500 Wide Mouth 8 Oz. Glass Mason Jars - 12 / CS Glass construction8 Oz. capacityWide mouth designIncludes lids & bandsBPA free These Kerr Mason Jars are made from glass and have a wide mouth design. They have an 8 Oz. capacity, … [Read more...]

Sick at Sea: Preventing Outbreaks in Paradise

It’s the stuff nightmares are made of: dreams crushed, money wasted…oh, and five days stuck in an enclosed space awash with vomit. That’s pretty much how passengers of the Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas describe the cruise that was cut short … [Read more...]

The Homemade Kitchen: Recipes for Cooking with Pleasure

The Homemade Kitchen: Recipes for Cooking with Pleasure This book is a map for how, day in and day out, food shapes my life for the better, in the kitchen and beyond it. —from the Introduction   Start where you are. Feed yourself. Do … [Read more...]

Quake, Rattle, and Roll: What to do During an Earthquake

Stay safe by learning what to do during an earthquake, whether you're indoors, outdoors, or on the road. INDOORS When an earthquake or other disaster occurs, many people hesitate, trying to remember what they are supposed to do. Responding quickly … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Start a Fire with Water

A crucial skill to have in practically any emergency situation is knowing how to build a fire. Whether you get lost overnight on a ski trip or your car runs out of gas as you pack up to leave your campsite, knowing how to build a fire and stay warm … [Read more...]

40 Awesome Camping Hacks

If you’re worried about needing to buy a ton of camping supplies you can relax. Using supplies you’ve got laying around your house you can turn tons of items you’d otherwise throw away into awesome camping and survival tools. Check out this list … [Read more...]

Coleman Hooligan Tent

Coleman Hooligan Tent Sleeps 4Floor size: 9' x 7'Main fly seams are factory sealedWelded HD 1000D Polyethylene floor with Welded Seams that will not leakFull coverage rainfly keeps the rain away The Hooligan 4 from Coleman is a 4 person … [Read more...]

Why Ice Fishing Could Save Your Life

Compared to hundreds of years ago, ice fishing in the 21st century is more of a competitive sport, pastime, or hobby than a means of survival. Today, anglers come to the ice riding ATVs equipped with electric augers (a tool to drill holes in the ice) … [Read more...]

BACKYARD HOMESTEADING: HOW TO USE YOUR BACKYARD SPACE FOR SELF-SUFFICIENCY (Homesteader, Mini Farming Book 1)

BACKYARD HOMESTEADING: HOW TO USE YOUR BACKYARD SPACE FOR SELF-SUFFICIENCY (Homesteader, Mini Farming Book 1) A FREE Bonus Included Inside The Book!!Get this kindle book for .99 only! Regular Price .99Read on your Mac, Pc, Tablet, Smart … [Read more...]

Star Navigation

So you’re stranded in the wilderness without a GPS or compass. You’re lost and have a terrible sense of direction. Suddenly the stars that you never notice in your cushy life become your best friends. Star navigation is a forgotten tactic but has … [Read more...]

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Allen Double Compartment Shooter’s Bag, Heavy Canvas

Allen Double Compartment Shooter's Bag, Heavy Canvas Sturdy canvas construction with reinforced bottomDual compartments fits shell boxes in one side and used shells in the otherHeavy-duty 2" web belt material, adjustableDurable bucklePerfect for … [Read more...]

Update from the Philippines

In November, Emergency Essentials worked with CharityVision to send supplies to the Philippines to help those affected by Typhoon Haiyan after it ripped through their country. After gathering supplies, fourteen members of CharityVision flew down … [Read more...]

Coleman 48-Quart Cooler, Blue

Coleman 48-Quart Cooler, Blue 48-quart chest cooler for the cool storage of a wide variety of foods and beveragesLined with Thermozone insulationRust-proof, leak-proof drain for easy emptying and cleaningTwo-way handles for easy, convenient … [Read more...]

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Survival At Sea

Did you hear about this? Earlier this month, a ragged figure washed up on the shore of one of the Marshall Islands and claimed he’d been lost at sea…for 13 months! José Salvador Alvarenga, a fisherman from southern Mexico, went missing at the end of … [Read more...]

Disaster Preparedness Basics

Disasters will strike without much warning and when you least expect them so it's better to be prepared for them. Learning how to anticipate calamities and emergencies that may require you to evacuate or survive for days on your own. Disaster … [Read more...]