The Pickled Prepper
A Tesla on the side of a mountain road.

Hey Green Energy, the Joke’s on You

California will prohibit new gas and diesel cars in 2035. That's bad news for preppers, and probably for all Californians.
Presidents Biden and Obama

Government Lies and When You Should Start to Worry

Don't trust the government. They will lie to your face and justify it as being for your own good.
Very large fnas

When the SHTF, it will be Worse that you Expect

When the SHTF its going to be uglier than we expect, and there will be no one left to send air or help pick up the pieces.
making a list

Advanced Prepping: Beyond Food and Water

After your cupboards are full and your store room is packed, it's time to move on to advance planning and prepping.
black pipe in my pick up bed

Inflation on the Homestead

Inflation affects everything we buy for the homestead, but shopping around can pay off. Food and dining out are getting shockingly expensive.
A hidden forest cabin

The Forgotten Prep; Beyond Food and Water

Preppers concentrate on food and water so much they sometimes neglect their prepper shelter. Are you ready to survive live without utilities?
Russian military rocket launcher and trucks destroyed in Ukraine

The Ukrainian War Is Six Months Old

It feels like we are back in the 1970s with inflation, an energy crisis, the cold war and a bumbling, incompetent president.
Honey from the spring and summer

How to add Calories to your Long Term Storage Plan

Storing food is critical to survival, but raising your own food can provide critical calories and help extend the life of your food storage.
A lab tech examines a petri dish

Viruses Continue to Pound the U.S.

After COVID, the country has a heightened awareness of viruses. Two others are creating a stir and might disrupt supply chains.
After a snow storm

Start your Fall and Winter Preps Now

The best time to prepare for fall and winter weather is before it sets in. This is the ideal time to get your autumn chores done.