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A Woman’s Guide to the Apocalypse – Survival Altoids Kits: Yay or Nay? A Woman's Guide to the Apocalypse Featured 

A Woman’s Guide to the Apocalypse – Survival Altoids Kits: Yay or Nay?

(SurvivalSullivan) – The Altoid brand of breath mints was created in the late 1700’s by Smith & Company, a London based company. The mints, which are today one of the most popular brand of breath mints, were initially created as peppermint lozenges to alleviate stomach aches and discomfort. The brand changed hands several times becoming a Callard & Bowser name in the 19th century, which was eventually purchased by Wrigley in 2004. Originally created and packaged in cardboard, the company switched to the metal tins in the 1920’s to improve the shelf life of the mints. Some of us may Read More

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9 Things Ladies Can Do To Protect Themselves A Woman's Guide to the Apocalypse Featured 

9 Things Ladies Can Do To Protect Themselves

(SurvivalSullivan) – I was at the local market a few weeks ago picking up a few things for the house. As I was walking out to my car I noticed a lady putting her groceries into the trunk of her car. She was just going about her business without a care in the world probably thinking of what she had planned for dinner that night or what errands she would run in the morning. As I passed I noticed that she had set her purse in the basket where one would normally place their child. You know that little fold down Read More

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21 Canning Tips for Beginners A Woman's Guide to the Apocalypse 

21 Canning Tips for Beginners

(SurvivalSullivan) – As a child, I would marvel at the canning exhibits at agricultural shows with my mother. The peaches, plums and apricots in the jars displaying the blue ribbons, were perfectly positioned and the color seemed to capture the essence of summer sun-ripened fruit. I could only imagine the taste of the contents of those award-winning jars that only the judges were lucky enough to experience. Reaching that pinnacle of home canning isn’t so hard. It is something like medicine – to succeed as a doctor you follow procedures, and the most important of all is sterilization and Read More

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The 5 Day Challenge: Learn One Survival Skill a Day for 5 Days A Woman's Guide to the Apocalypse 

The 5 Day Challenge: Learn One Survival Skill a Day for 5 Days

World (SurvivorSullivan) – Trying to learn everything there is to know about prepping and buying all of the survival gear you and your family could possibly ever need is an extremely daunting proposition. Most folks come to embrace the concept or preparedness after becoming worried about national/world events or after living through some type of natural disaster. The rush to prep after having one’s eyes opened about the plethora of SHTF scenarios which could soon unfold understandably sparks a frenzied “have to do everything at once…and right now” mindset. Newbie preppers must pause after their moment of enlightenment and Read More

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A Woman’s Guide to the Apocalypse: Urban Survival 101 A Woman's Guide to the Apocalypse Featured 

A Woman’s Guide to the Apocalypse: Urban Survival 101

United States (Survival Sullivan) – More than 80% of the American population lives in urban centers and some of those urban centers are huge! That means that when the SHTF, a hell of a lot of people are going to be stuck in the cities, and chances are, you’re one of them. This means that you need to know how to survive in the city. If you think you are going to get out of dodge when disaster strikes, well… you might. But chances are you will be in the city for at least some time before you leave and you Read More

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