Interview with Glen Tate: Author of 299 Days Books

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Today I’m joined by 299 Days book series author Glen Tate, for a power hour (almost) of goodness. Or, if you just want to skim some of the high moments, you can skip through this playlist: For those of you who aren’t familiar with Glen or the series, there are a handful of really cool […]

FerFal Interview: Bugging Out and Relocating

FerFal Bugging Out and Relocating

I have a legitimate prepisode TREAT for you guys today. Many of you guys are already familiar with Fernando “FerFal” Aguirre, but in case you aren’t, he is the creator of The Modern Survivalist, and author of 2 books: The Modern Survival Manual, and Bugging Out and Relocating. Fernando is a unique voice in the […]

What are Your Shooting Drills? – Daily Prep Episode 357

Shooting Drills

Have you ever shot at a cowboy town? Ton o fun!! Recently, a couple buddies and I got to do just that down at the North Springs Shooting Center in Price, Utah. It’s WAY out in the middle of nowhere, and a pretty significant time commitment (probably a 2 hour plus drive, one way for […]

$15 Coupon Code from Online Carry Training

Chris from Online Carry Training

Today I’m joined via skype by Chris from Online Carry Training. As the founder and CEO, Chris started Online Carry Training just under 2 years ago, after having taught offline concealed carry classes for quite some time. Chris recognized the challenge that many people face with scheduling and travel to take a concealed carry course, […]

Survival Fishing Practice – Daily Prep Episode 336

Survival Fishing Practice

A huge part of being truly self sufficient is learning how to get food from the earth. And for me, part of that means practicing a little survival fishing. I did not grow up fishing. My dad didn’t fish, and I didn’t have a ton of friends that fished either. But I recognize that in […]

Prepping With Special Needs Children – Daily Prep Episode 335

Special Needs Children

A couple months ago, many of you guys remember that my little girl was in the hospital for about a week. It was a scary time and we really appreciate all the thoughts, prayers, and concern everybody showed to us. Today we thought we’d take a quick second to give everyone an update on Penny, […]

Keychain EDC Flashlights – Daily Prep Episode 323

Keychain Lights

In this guest prepisode, our friend NotUNotMe briefly touches on the importance of having keychain EDC flashlights. Many people rely on their cell phones as flashlights, but in this video, he makes the good point that phones frequently get left in the next room, the car, or elsewhere not on our person. Our keys, by […]

Daily Prep Episode 314: Kodiak Paracord Survival Kit

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Last week I met up with my old buddy JP from Outdoor Element, to check out one of his new creations. It’s called The Kodiak, and is essentially a paracord survival kit. But unlike other traditional paracord survival bracelets, The Kodiak is equipped with much more than just cordage. It includes: A patented “striker buckle” […]

Daily Prep Episode 313: Upload A Guest Prepisode!

Guest Prepisode

Since I began The Daily Prep in Aug 2011, I have received mountains of helpful prepping tips, tricks, inspiration and information from you guys. I frequently show and use these in the prepisodes that I make. I’ve learned that oftentimes however, it’s much more informative and interesting for us to watch you guys do the […]

Daily Prep Episode 309: Tour of Ben’s Homesteading Survivalism Setup

Dan and Ben

If you’ve watched my videos for any length of time, there’s a pretty good chance you’ve seen guest appearances from my friend and fellow prepper Financial Ben. We’ve done mock bug outs (MBOs) together, met Jack Spirko together at an expo a couple years back, and generally keep each other posted about any new preps […]