Suburbansurvival Blog

Survivalism & Disaster Preparedness

Resources and Commentary on Prepping in Suburbia

After a year or so of the site being down, we’re slowly relaunching it with all the old content, and writing new content. It’s been well over a year since I’ve done any prepping, and recently started again. Updates over the last 18 months are, Ms. Prepper is now Mrs. Prepper, and there’s the addition of Baby Prepper, too… I feel like it’s all new again, and I’m learning from scratch…

Getting to Know You, an Anonymous Poll

In an attempt to learn more about you, my reader(s), I've decided to start taking anonymous polls from time to time.  I realize that I want to be even more interactive with you the audience.  So please, take just a moment to take this short poll so that I can learn...

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Seasonalize Your Preps

Each season has its own prepper challenges and difficulties. It is June so that means hurricane season on the gulf coast. Even if you don't live in a hurricane-prone area, June is also a good time to refresh your preps so they are updated for both seasonal and shelf...

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This is What We Are Up Against!

This is What We Are Up Against!

We, as preppers, by definition think ahead about “what if” scenarios. I grant that some people take preparing to unrealistic/unlikely extremes (I highly doubt an alien invasion or a zombie apocalypse for example). And as preppers we generally do think about the well...

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Saturday Videos

Minimalist Camping Trip (Part One) httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lq14wIrxT4c Minimalist Camping Trip (Part Two) httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0rV47qDtwOI Prepper Transportation httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B-vUzdgSurE SHTF Survival Knife Review...

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Gear Review Kahr PM9

Gear Review Kahr PM9

When choosing a conceal-carry-weapon (CCW), I had many things to consider. 1) Concealability in typical clothing worn in Houston, Texas 2) Stopping power, including reliability. 3) Availability and price of ammunition, both pre and post-SHTF. 4) Budget - I was willing...

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