Prepping for the Beginner

Updated – Sept. 12, 2013

This page is a launching page for a bunch of links that will help the beginner prepper.  Don’t get overwhelmed, get informed and act! This page will be added to frequently.  If you have article suggestions for this page, please email me – todd.sepulveda [at]



• Food Storage
More food storage tips. A Tiered Strategy.
Food Preservation: Let’s Talk Methods
Food Sales
Massive VID library on food storage and water purification
Getting Started in Food Storage – Good Article w/ advice & expiration dates

• Water Purification
Water Purification ideas, You want me to drink what!?
Safe Water – Forum w/ a ton of info.
Back to the Basics: Water for Survival

Firearms for Beginners
Understanding Caliber, Millimeter, Gauges and Ballistics
Video: How to Hold a Gun (Rifle)

• Medical
The Case for Medical Preparedness

• Gardening
Gardening Tips for Beginners
Gardening Link Bomb – Tons of Great Articles Sorted for You

Six Tips for Dealing With the New Prepper
Portable power generators in an emergency and things to consider
Back To Basics – Things you should keep
Getting Started Prepping! – My Spouse has Doubts!
Making A Campfire – A Beginners Guide
First Things First: Key Questions Facing The Beginning Prepper
Common Prepping Mistakes
What if Nothing Happens
Ten Fast Track Tips for the Single Apartment Prepper
12 Months of Prepping – The First Year
9 Mistakes Typically Made by Preppers
PODCAST: Zero to Prepared – Fast, Simple and Low Cost
10 simple ideas on how to start prepping
A lot of good stuff easy laid out
POD: Holy Crap I Just Found Out Everything Isn’t Super – Part 1 (Good Newbie Info.)  Listen to Part 2.