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Practical Prepping Podcast is for everyday people.Helping you become prepared for whatever emergencies come our way. Where gear is good, but knowledge is better, because the more you know, the less you have to carry. Whatever the emergency, natural disaster, or man-made events which may disrupt daily life from minutes to months... from running out of gas, getting snowed in, going through a hurricane or tornado, even an extended SHTF event, we all need to be prepared. The government isn't coming to help. WE ARE ON OUR OWN! Family friendly listening, as we promise to keep it clean! We don's do bunkers with years of supplies in order to repopulate the earth after TEOTWAWKI. We aren't preparing to survive a nuclear war (probably wouldn't want to survive that one.) We do prepare to survive the actual threats that we are most likely to face, and we want to help you get prepared for the threats that you will most likely face. We'll keep it practical. That's why it is called "Practical Prepping Podcast"Website: www.practicalprepping.info produced and provided by: www.prolinedesigns.us

Practical Prepping Podcast is for everyday people.Helping you become prepared for whatever emergencies come our way. Where gear is good, but knowledge is better, because the more you know, the less you have to carry. Whatever the emergency, natural disaster, or man-made events which may disrupt daily life from minutes to months... from running out of gas, getting snowed in, going through a hurricane or tornado, even an extended SHTF event, we all need to be prepared. The government isn't coming to help. WE ARE ON OUR OWN! Family friendly listening, as we promise to keep it clean! We don's do bunkers with years of supplies in order to repopulate the earth after TEOTWAWKI. We aren't preparing to survive a nuclear war (probably wouldn't want to survive that one.) We do prepare to survive the actual threats that we are most likely to face, and we want to help you get prepared for the threats that you will most likely face. We'll keep it practical. That's why it is called "Practical Prepping Podcast"Website: www.practicalprepping.info produced and provided by: www.prolinedesigns.us

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Practical Prepping Podcast is for everyday people.Helping you become prepared for whatever emergencies come our way. Where gear is good, but knowledge is better, because the more you know, the less you have to carry. Whatever the emergency, natural disaster, or man-made events which may disrupt daily life from minutes to months... from running out of gas, getting snowed in, going through a hurricane or tornado, even an extended SHTF event, we all need to be prepared. The government isn't coming to help. WE ARE ON OUR OWN! Family friendly listening, as we promise to keep it clean! We don's do bunkers with years of supplies in order to repopulate the earth after TEOTWAWKI. We aren't preparing to survive a nuclear war (probably wouldn't want to survive that one.) We do prepare to survive the actual threats that we are most likely to face, and we want to help you get prepared for the threats that you will most likely face. We'll keep it practical. That's why it is called "Practical Prepping Podcast"Website: www.practicalprepping.info produced and provided by: www.prolinedesigns.us

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English

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Episodes

Episode #30 "The Basics Of Building First Aid Kits"

3/3/2021
In Episode #30, we discuss the purpose of first aid, the three types of kits, and many of the things you should consider putting in you kits. Within the next few days, we'll post a list of the items discussed on our website, www.practicalprepping.info on the articles page.

Duration:00:16:19

Episode #29, "Balanced Preparedness"

3/1/2021
This episode is brought to you by "Practical Prepping For Everyday People - A Common Sense Guide On Preparing For Life's Emergencies " Available on Amazon and wherever books are sold. If you would like an autographed copy, drop us an email at info@practicalprepping.info and we will send you details. In episode # 29 Mark gets into a bit of a rant about the attitudes and arrogance of social media posters. Prepping is a personal thing. You do not get to define prepping for someone else. We...

Duration:00:12:02

Episode #28 TMT "Alternative Ways To Do 'Normal' Things When The power Is Out."

2/26/2021
This episode is brought to you by "Practical Prepping For Everyday People - A Common Sense Guide On Preparing For Life's Emergencies " Available on Amazon and wherever books are sold. If you would like an autographed copy, drop us an email at info@practicalprepping.info and we will send you details. In episode #28 we discuss alternative ways to do "normal" things without electricity. Discussed are ways to make coffee, ways to save your frozen and refrigerated foods, doing laundry, and...

Duration:00:15:42

Episode #27 TMT "Why We Do What We Do"

2/24/2021
Episode #27 is brought to you by "Practical Prepping For Everyday People - A common Sense Guide To Preparing For Life's Emergencies" available on Amazon wherever books are sold. If you would like an autographed copy, drop us an email at info@practicalprepping.info and we will send you details. In this episode is entitled "WHY WE DO WHAT WE DO". We discuss why we prepare, and why we podcast. Our purpose is to help you become more prepared for life's emergencies which WILL come. Please...

Duration:00:14:24

Episode #26 "Small Kits For Your Bug-out-bag, Your Get-Home-Bag, Your Pocket, Or Your Purse"

2/22/2021
In episode #26 we discuss building small kits you can carry in your bug-out-bag, in your pocket, or in your purse. These small kits can be built in empty medicine bottles, snap top containers, and even smokeless tobacco cans. One man made small kits and shrink-wrapped six together to keep in his glove box. Anytime he was going any distance from the truck, he dropped it in his jacket pocket or bag. Please click the subscribe button on your podcast provider, so that you never miss an...

Duration:00:28:51

Episode #25, Ten Minite Tip, "Why A Handheld Radio Is Not The Best Option For Your First, Or Only, Radio"

2/19/2021
In this episode of Practical Prepping Podcast Ten Minute Tips, we discuss the reasons a handheld radio is not the best option for your first, or only, radio. There are better options which will give you more reliability in making contacts as well as combat frustration and disappointment. If you would like to support the podcast, please go to www.buymeacoffee.com/practicalprep and buy us a cup or two of coffee. As always, stuff happens, stay prepared. Thanks, Mark & Krista

Duration:00:09:54

Episode #24, Organization And Inventory Of Your Prepping Pantry, Rotating, Storing Water

2/17/2021
In episode # 24, we discuss how we, or rather Krista, organizes inventories, and rotates our prepping pantry, as well as how we store and rotate water. If you would like to support the podcast, go to www.buymeacoffee.com/practicalprep and buy us a cup or two of coffee. We would certainly appreciate it. Thanks, and we will see you on the Friday edition of Practical Prepping Podcast Ten Minute Tips. Mark & Krista

Duration:00:08:37

Episode #23, Valentine's Weekend Winter Storm Across The US.

2/15/2021
In Episode #23, Recorded on Sunday night, Feb 14, with 1/3 of the country under winter storm warnings, from the southern tip of Texas to Ohio, we take a look at the unprecedented Valentine's Day Weekend snow storms across the US. We relate some of the no cost prep activities we did on Sunday afternoon and what we found. We discuss the signs of hypothermia and how to combat it. Also discussed is protecting pets, chickens, and livestock, as well as driving during these storms. If you...

Duration:00:24:05

Episode #22, Friday, 12, Ten Minute Tip, Low cost/No Cost Pepping Activities #2, Checking Our Gear

2/12/2021
In this episode of Ten Minute Tip, we continue with low o no cost pepper activities. In this episode we explore checking our gear, in particular cleaning firearms, checking holsters, sharpening and keeping our knives oiled. Please subscribe to the podcast and leave us a five star review. If you would consider supporting the podcast, go to www.buymeacoffee.com/practicalprep and buy us a cup or two. We really appreciate it.

Duration:00:08:20

Episode #21, Wednesday TMT - "No Cost and Low Cost Prepping Activities #1"

2/10/2021
Our first episode of Ten Minute Tips - The Wednesday Edition. In this episode we begin a series on No-cost or Low cost prepping activities. Today, we begin with checking our gear, including firearms, knives, communications, and bags. Ten Minute Tips episodes will drop every Wednesday and Friday, and the regular episodes will continue to drop each monday. If you would like to support the podcast you can do so by buying us a cup or two of coffee at www.buymeacoffee.com/practicalprep

Duration:00:09:47

Episode #20, Planning Your Preps

2/8/2021
In this episode we announce a new segment Of Practical Prepping Podcast... "Ten Minute Tip." Each Wednesay and Friday we will release a short episode with practical prepping tips. The regular episode will continue to be releades on Mondays. With episode #20, we begin a series on no-cost or low-cost prepper activities. Starting out with planning, we cover many of the items which need to be in the preppers detailed, specific, and wrtten prepping plan. From beginng to store food to what gear...

Duration:00:28:56

Episode #19, Safety Tips For The Home and While Out And About

2/1/2021
In this episode, Richard and Emily Jones are back in the studio with us sharing safety tips from the law enforcement point of view. We discuss being safe while shopping, a personal "close call," as well as tips to make your home safer for you and your family.

Duration:01:02:36

Episode #17, "Being Prepared In You Car"

1/18/2021
In this episode, with guests Richard and Emily Jones, both full-time law enforcement officers, we discuss getting your car ready for winter. We also discuss some of the things we carry in our patrol cars "just in case." Emily relates how the expected twelve hour trip, returning from Niagara Falls after their wedding, turned into a twenty-two hour trip when a snowstorm hit the Northeast.

Duration:00:26:30

Episode #18, Dealing With Power Outages

1/17/2021
In this episode, we discuss dealing with power outages. What do you do when the lights go out? Some things can be done in advance to mitigate the inconvenience of power outages, but what do you know if you don't have a generator or other power source? Alternative Lighting Options Dealing with the Loss of Heat Alternative Cooking Options Powering Small Devices

Duration:00:27:54

Episode #16 If You Own A HAM Radio For SHTF, You Really Need To Get Your HAM Radio License Now.

1/11/2021
In this episode, we discuss reasons why you really should get a HAM radio license, if you own a HAM radio for SHTF. We also debunk some reasons, or excuses, why some people say they will not get a HAM radio license. Make it your goal to get that license in 2021. It's really not very hard. We have articles on our website to help you get that license. We list resources to help you, including some that are totally FREE. www.practicalprepping.info Email us at info@practicalprepping.info or...

Duration:00:34:26

Episode #15, Amateur Radio Emergency Services and How ARES Worked In The April 27, 2011 EF-4 Tornadoes In Central Alabama

12/21/2020
In Episode #15, our guest is Steve Ayers, the Emergency Coordinator (EC) for St. Clair County, Alabama, Amateur Radio Emergency Services Group (ARES). In this episode we discuss the role and organization of ARES and how the St Clair group goes further in providing information and services to the community and to served agencies such as the EMA, FEMA, and the Red Cross. We discuss the events of the killer tornadoes of April 27, 2011, which took the lives of over three hundred lives in...

Duration:00:41:00

Episode #14 Christmas Gifts For Preppers and Some Sneaky Prepping Gifts For Non-Preppers

12/14/2020
In episode #14 we cover a number of Christmas gifts for preppers. We break these gifts in three catagories: $25 and under, $25 - $50, and over $50. We also discuss a number of sneaky prepping gifts for non-preppers. These items will make them a bit more prepared, and might help get them started in prepping as it did one of our family members. We tell that story in the podcast. Email us Our Website Proline Designs and Apps Jonica's Bakery Linden Lane Designs Embroidery, Shirts, and...

Duration:00:38:47

Episode #13, Baofeng UV-5R Gear Review

12/7/2020
In episode #13 we do a review of the most popular radio in prepper circles, probably for the very low cost of the radios. However, the stock "rubber duck" antenna is the cause of frustration for many who have purchased this radio. A simple antenna upgrade increases the performance of this radio greatly. Nagoya makes several which are very appropriate for this radio, but be careful, there are a lot of counterfeits out there. We'll tell you how to tell the difference in the genuine and the...

Duration:00:20:08

Episode #12, "Getting Your HAM Radio License"

11/30/2020
After the Stuff Hits The Fan is not the time to begin learning how to use that hand-held HAM radio you bought and put in the bag, "just in case." A license is required to transmit and you need to transmit to learn your equipment, learn it's capabilities, as well as its limitations. In episode #12 we discuss what is involved in getting your HAM radio license, what a person with a Technician Class HAM radio operator license can do and many things in which they can become involved. We give...

Duration:00:37:44

TMT - Episode #11 Ten Minute Tuesday - Times When You Have No Choice But To Bug Out, and Items You Should Have Ready To Go

11/24/2020
In this episode of Ten Minute Tuesday, we discuss times when you have absolutely no choice but to bug out and items to consider having ready to go at a moments notice.

Duration:00:10:22