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A few weeks ago, I made a video about “Escaping Modern American Life.” While I maybe haven’t always had it as distilled or front of mind, that’s what this entire thing has always been about. The journey to gain more control over life, escape the crappy options in front of us, and lay hold of […]

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Author: Dan Carpenter
Posted: March 3, 2015, 7:51 pm

Today I’m joined by 299 Days book series author Glen Tate, for a power hour (almost) of goodness. Or, if you just want to skim some of the high moments, you can skip through this playlist: For those of you who aren’t familiar with Glen or the series, there are a handful of really cool […]

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Author: Dan Carpenter
Posted: November 25, 2014, 5:26 am

Are you guys gift shopping for a prepper this Holiday season? I just finished putting together a pretty sweet holiday guide for the 2014 season. This year it focuses mostly on the funny, “gag” gifts for preppers, but towards the end of the guide, I give you guys a handful of REALLY legit ideas for […]

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Author: Dan Carpenter
Posted: November 19, 2014, 3:59 am

For the past few years, I’ve pulled together the best gifts for preppers I can think of, to help you in your Holiday purchases. This year, I thought it would be fun to put aside some of the more regular stuff that we always talk about, and give you guys some amusing and down right […]

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Author: Dan Carpenter
Posted: November 15, 2014, 1:19 pm

For the last 3-4 weeks, I have been absolutely blown away by Laurie Neverman’s Common Sense Homesteading blog. Plain and simple, if you’re an aspiring homesteader like me, you need to be hanging out there (and taking notes!). Why? The site is a mega portal of homesteading information, categorized by specific topics–animal husbandry, gardening, natural […]

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Author: Dan Carpenter
Posted: November 11, 2014, 6:00 am

At long last, I FINALLY read the first 299 Days book, The Preparation! Loved it! For those of you not familiar, 299 Days is a series of 10 books written by Glen Tate, about the collapse of the United States. “The Preparation” chronicles the life and career of a man named Grant, who takes a […]

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Author: Dan Carpenter
Posted: October 25, 2014, 3:25 am

As many of us know, there are several different types of preppers. But until now, the conspiracy theorists, food storage moms, and tactical tough guys have all fallen under the same label, “prepper.” This 31-question prepper quiz is where that all ends! That’s right, in our very own “Buzzfeed” style personality quiz, we put together […]

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Author: Dan Carpenter
Posted: October 7, 2014, 12:30 pm

Today’s prepisode is a simple question, “What was your preparedness aha?” You know exactly what I’m talking about–that moment where you actually realized that it’s a good idea to be prepared for disasters. Our preparedness ahas come in different forms. To some of us, it’s a natural disaster. To others,  a riot. Some preppers began […]

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Author: Dan Carpenter
Posted: September 14, 2014, 4:23 am

Today’s prepisode about our apricot harvest is actually from The Daily Prep archives–footage that was shot a while back but never posted. So here’s what happened guys: Since we moved into our new house early last spring, we have been working on things, fixing things up, buying stuff, and being parents. While all this is […]

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Author: Dan Carpenter
Posted: September 12, 2014, 1:01 am

For today’s “Best of Web” Monday, I throw to a really cool community of tiny houses in Washington D.C, called Boneyard Studios. It’s headquarters are located in what was essentially a leftover lot in the middle of the urban sprawl. Pretty cool! Through some zoning work and a lot of creativity, Boneyard Studios developed a […]

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Author: Dan Carpenter
Posted: September 9, 2014, 6:20 am




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