12 Prepping Lessons We Can Learn From Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Book “The Long Winter”

One of the most popular children’s story series ever penned is Laura Ingalls Wilder’s “Little House” series about growing up in the “western” USA.  Having two older sisters and growing up in the 1960’s and 1970’s, I was subjected to… Continue Reading


PrepperNomics 107:  Derivatives are going to destroy the World!! (Or, Not)

  We’ve all seen posts on forums and other references talking about how huge the Derivatives Market is and how supposedly dangerous it is.  The amazing thing to me is the folks posting, clearly don’t know what a derivative is. … Continue Reading


Paranoid Prepper: How to Convince Others to Prep

I have been able to convince a number of other people to prep, yet I see posts on prepper forums about folks having bad experiences when trying to convince family, friends, and coworkers to prep.  They wind up breaking OPSEC,… Continue Reading


PrepperNomics 107: Why do prices fluctuate so wildly?

This is the first part in a prepper’s economics series here on 3BY by Paranoid Prepper. Living near New York City, some of you might suspect that I work in the local industry, finance.  I do, but I am not… Continue Reading


Paranoid Prepper: On Building A Solid Prepper’s Library

Prepper Library Assuming you are well along on prepping, i.e. food, water, security, etc. you can turn to longer term needs.  In the event of a disaster, particularly one that causes the Internet, cable TV, or even the electrical grid… Continue Reading


Ammo Storage Article Featured In Prepper Website Podcast #144

The good folks over at Prepper Website Podcast have featured another one of our stories, How Much Ammo? 8 Recommendations For Prepper Ammo Storage Supply in Episode #144 of their podcast. Click below to give it a listen, and also check… Continue Reading