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It’s 9F and The Power Is Out

By Survival Dad / February 5, 2019

January 31, 2019Nashville, TNI hope you’re enjoying your portion of global warming this morning.  It’s 19F here in Nashville, but as I look at the weather map and think of friends and fellow preppers in northern Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin…I don’t know how you all do it.One reader wrote me on Facebook and said, “I thought […]


No Power for Weeks in Florida!

By Survival Dad / October 15, 2018

LYNN HAVEN, Fla. — Mayor Margo Anderson drove through the neighborhoods of her small bayside city on Sunday to deliver some unwelcome news: The electric power knocked out nearly a week ago by Hurricane Michael might not be restored for two months. Behind the wheel of a black golf cart, she made the rounds as […]


Fighting Off Starvation When The Lights Go Out

By Emma C / April 18, 2018

When the grid goes down, you’re going to realize that virtually all the food you eat is already cooked. Of course you know that you have to cook your meat, poultry, fish, etc., but most of the things we consider to be outside of the need-to-be-cooked category have been cooked, just not by you. So […]