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Don’t Throw That Away, Repurpose Instead!

As the saying goes, “One man’s junk is another man’s treasure.” Much of what ends up in landfills today are things that you can easily repurpose. The basic idea is to take an item that might no longer serve its original purpose and use it in a different way to accomplish a goal. Repurpose things

How to Conserve Heat and Stay Warm

As we are experiencing a cold season that seems to produce massive Arctic blasts that cover most of the country in frigid temperatures, it’s a good time to look at some simple ways to stay warm.  For those who live in the north, cold winters are nothing new, and adapting is almost second nature.  However,

Trump Confirms Mass Deportations Are Imminent: “2 To 3 Million Undocumented Immigrants With Criminal Records… They’re Going To Be Gone”

If you are an illegal immigrant in America with a criminal record your days are numbered, according to President-elect Donald Trump. Following up on his campaign promise to build a security wall on the southern border and deport any undocumented immigrants with criminal records immediately upon taking office, Trump sat down with 60 Minutes on

Concrete Canvas Shelters: Is The Hype Worth The Cost?

If you’re looking for the best in new tech that can benefit you in protecting your family or prepare for the worst situations, then you’ve probably heard of concrete canvas and their option of portable inflatable shelters. But is this really worth the cost? And what in the world is concrete canvas anyway??? We’re going

9 skills they don’t teach in school (but should)

From CPR to car repair, these building blocks create successful adults. In Michigan, legislators are mulling over a plan intended to increase the number of CPR-trained members in their community by requiring that students learn the lifesaving skill before they graduate from high school. If it passes, the new bill would require schools to teach

The Day The Lights Go Out And The Trucks Stop Running

What would happen if some sort of major national emergency caused a massive transportation disruption that stopped trucks from running?  The next time you talk to a trucker, please thank them for their service, because without their hard work none of our lives would be possible.  In America today, very few of us live a

Better Safe Than Sorry: Preparing For Possible Economic Collapse

Economic Collapse. That’s a pretty big statement with insinuations that directly influence your everyday life. When you stop and think about what that means, it can be daunting. Because of this, it’s easy to brush off the idea of an economic catastrophe. It’s not just “other worldly” to most of us; it’s a huge unknown.

Volcanoes – How do they affect plants and animals?

Volcanic eruptions can be phenomenal and can have catastrophic effects. Eruptions occurring close to human population centers may spill lava which can destroy lives and property.  Mass evacuations may have to occur. Ash is discharged high into the stratosphere that can have negative consequences on the ozone layer. If the ground is particularly wet such

Second Amendment Rights: Are Guns The Best Security?

By Ralph Goodman I am coming into this not knowing the answer. I really don’t have a stance on gun control, other than firm neutrality. I believe that the United States Constitution is very clear about our right to carry. I have used guns. I do not own one. I do, however, own many weapons.

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