Posts Tagged ‘preppers’

Survival – Safety Skills Every Child Should Know

Most of these are common sense but good reminders of basic things we need to make sure our children know. Prepping Partner for Life and I sometimes joke about dropping the kids off in the woods to see if they can find their way home. Amazingly, they do not suggest this as a tactic for teaching children navigation skills but I still don’t think it’s a terrible idea.

Just kidding. Sort of.

Some of these design plans are dreamy.

1 Acre Farm

10,000-square-foot Solviva Greenhouse and 10 walk-in Solviva Coldframes,
plus outdoor growing beds, plus grazing areas for chickens and sheep, plus Store and Visitor Center.
No heating fuel or grid electricity. No toxic pesticides or water pollution.

Solviva Solargreen Home,
southwest adobe style
.

The Solviva Backyard Food Factory: northeast view.
Vegetables, eggs, chicken year-round, without heating fuel or grid electricity or pesticides or pollution.

The Solviva Backyard Food Factory: southeast view.
It even has a small hottub and sitting area.

via Solviva – Sustainable Solar-Dynamic Bio-Benign Design: Offering Better Ways to Live, at Less Cost Today and Tomorrow, Anywhere on Earth.

8 Must-Have Guns for the Doomsday Prepper – Guns & Ammo.

There are a number of ways the world could end: nuclear terrorism, an asteroid strike, a massive natural disaster or even the zombie apocalypse — hey, they’re in the Bible. Regardless of how society crumbles, (there’s been plenty of TV coverage lately on the subject) if civilization hits the fan you better be armed appropriately. Here are our top eight guns to survive the End of Days.

Read more: http://www.gunsandammo.com/2012/03/27/8-must-have-guns-for-the-doomsday-prepper/#ixzz2CDkJRXug

A 70-mile-wide asteroid is en route to Earth, and the last best attempt to counter it has failed. Also failing is the marriage of soft-spoken insurance salesman Dodge; the breaking news that the world will end in an estimated 21 days cues his wife to leave him on the spot.

 

As it so happens, tonight an asteroid the size of a city block will pass by the earth. While this one will miss us, there’s a one chance in 625 that a 460-ft wide asteroid could hit earth in 28 years. February 5,2040, to be semi-exact.

If you happen to be looking for a real friend for the end of the world, check out Preppers without Partners .Hey, you never know.

 

 

Not as prepared as these guys,though.

Gun enthusiasts Eric and Barry of Moss Pawn in Georgia built an “Ultimate AR-15″ rifle especially designed for fighting zombies. The 23 pound gun carries 3 lasers, 4 flashlights, and 9 30 round magazines.