Category Archives: Mindset & Academic


Scenario Prepper Life with an Angry Wife

mqdefaultThe Duffle Blog is one of my favorite websites, however I have noticed (sometimes with glee) that sometimes the satire found on their site gets picked up by “mainstream” media and published as real news.

Since I get such a kick out of their humor and love of the Military, I thought should I attempt at making a funny video for prepping? – of course both my wife and my higher brain function said no, but If I let common sense stop me I would lose about 75 percent of my ideas for future videos. Continue reading

PrepBusters: Mountain Dew Glowstick

PrepBusters: Mountain Dew Glowstick

mqdefaultI have seen all sorts of websites –prepper and otherwise, showing the miraculous chemistry of the Mountain Dew glowstick.

I see this the most on aggregated posts “10 amazing camping tricks” or “20 DIY Prepper Projects” and the like, but it is also frequently found on pinterest.

The directions to make a bottle of mountain dew glow are simple:

  • Cautiously pour out all but one-quarter inch of Mountain Dew into a glass
  • Add a very small amount of baking soda to each pop bottle
  • Add three capfuls of hydrogen peroxide

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