"One thing a prepper
would do is never put all her eggs in one basket.
For example: Picture a prepper
sitting close to a photocopier, surrounded by rolls and rolls of Scotch tape, with blank 8.5 x 11 sheets of paper and patch sheets in hand.
The PDF contains all the critical information that a prepper
needs to store their survival seeds.
Secondly, if you grow, harvest and store your own food, you are a prepper
at least in a reserved manner.
"Everybody is a prepper
to some degree, even if you just put bottles of water in your car - it's just all about the degrees to which people get into it.
Today the gun owner is often envisioned as a prepper
, the prepper as a frightened survivalist.
Nancy Lanza, the mother and first victim of 20-year old shooter Adam Lanza, was a Prepper herself who stockpiled supplies at her neat suburban home and amassed a personal armoury.
"The whole point of being a Prepper is that you are prepared for the worst," he says.
Considering she has raised 4 kids; Ms Woods was a prepper
long before the term became popular.
#3: In a prepper mind set, you will never have enough.
Third, gather input from your family and if you have a friend who is a prepper, get their thoughts as well.
She was known as a Prepper
- a group sharing tips for when disaster strikes - and was just one of many across the US.