Prepper’s Blog


New Year, New Priorities

Posted on January 15, 2014 by

The anticipation rises as yet another year goes by. I need to learn to turn off the news! Although I will say, I have been able to establish a fairly good balance between my everyday life and my momma bear tendencies. There for a while I couldn’t pull myself away from anything “emergency preparedness”. Pinterest? Forget about it. Youtube? Hours… Lost… Swallowed up in a vortex of possibilities, probabilities and diy projects. It can play on a girl’s sanity, I assure you. I’ve learned balance this past year and I peek into the New Year with hope and confidence. I […]

Privacy Policy

Posted on January 7, 2014 by

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2013 Christmas Prepping Gift Buying Guide

Posted on December 9, 2013 by

Don’t know what to give that special someone this year?  Instead of the usual gifts, why not give something this Christmas that is different and will be remembered? TruPrep actually has a huge assortment of unique items that are perfect gifts for the prepared and unprepared alike!  We asked our expert team members what their favorite gift items are and they came up the following great gift ideas! Amy Amy does it all. She is a mother, a wife, a student and a career woman. Between writing papers, doing laundry and being a taxi mom, she makes time every day […]

Merry Christmas!

Posted on November 26, 2013 by

A Very Merry Christmas to all of my readers! Christmas is a two month long holiday that seems to be encroaching into October. I’m not quite sure how that happened… but there it is. You might be looking for a great Christmas gift for friends or family that could be useful in an emergency situation. That’s a better idea than giving them something that will end up in next year’s garage sale. Here are some suggestions: Truprep’s Best Sellers: Sport Berkey Water Bottle $24.99 This is no ordinary water bottle! This is a portable water purification system. You can literally […]

Ready Radio Hits The Airwaves!

Posted on October 31, 2013 by

Are you ready for Ready Radio?  TruPrep is excited to announce the launch of a new radio show that is about to hit the airwaves!  Ready Radio is a new show sponsored by TruPrep which will strive to bring Emergency Preparedness to the masses!  Ready Radio will focus on all things emergency preparedness including popular topics, tips, news, events and products.  Ready Radio will hit the airwaves in Atlanta on Newstalk 1160 at noon on Thursdays starting today October 31!  If you aren’t local or miss the broadcast, you can check it out after the broadcast at where you can […]

Storing and Canning Fresh Apples

Posted on October 25, 2013 by

Fall is finally upon us here in Georgia. The official start of fall was back in mid-September but it does not feel real until the temperature starts to drop and the leaves begin to change color. While much of the country has already plunged below freezing and had it’s first batch of snow flurries, Georgia still has plenty of time to enjoy the season. That means it’s time to start brewing up some spiced apple cider and whipping out those hot apple pies because above all else in Georgia autumn is apple season! This time of year North Georgia is […]

Are You Prepared for Hunting Season?

Posted on October 16, 2013 by

Whether you are a pro or a beginner, hunting is one of the most fun and exhilarating pastimes for many people. The season is well under way in many states including Georgia.   You might be surprised to find out that TruPrep actually has many products to help the hunter this season! There are actually many products we carry that can be of great benefit to hunters.  Check out these cool products that could turn a disastrous or uncomfortable hunt into a hunt you want to remember!  Before you go hunting, make sure you are well prepared with the right […]

Burning Fuel Indoors

Posted on October 2, 2013 by

According to the American Lung Association at, after an emergency or power outage, many people are poisoned by Carbon Monoxide. Bad weather emergencies, like snow storms and hurricanes are usually followed by people burning fuel indoors. I don’t know about you… but that sure get’s my attention! If you did not absorb those first few sentences, read them again. Carbon monoxide (CO) is an odorless, colorless, and dangerous gas. It is produced when a fuel such as natural gas, oil, kerosene, wood or charcoal is burned. Fuel-burning appliances used indoors must be maintained, used properly and fully vented to […]

Government Shutdown Sales Tax Holiday Sale

Posted on October 1, 2013 by

Here at TruPrep, we believe you should get what you pay for, and only pay for what you’re getting. With the government shut down we’ve declared a sales tax holiday. For each day Uncle Sam is taking a break, enjoy a discount equal to the sales tax on all your non-firearms related purchases when you bring in this printout – that’s a 6% discount in Marietta and a 7% discount in Roswell. Prepare yourself today because your government apparently isn’t going to do it for you! (See store associate for details on all applicable exclusions. Valid only in our retail […]

Taking Donations for Boy Scout Troop 008 in Georgia

Posted on September 26, 2013 by

Boy Scouts Targeted by Thieves Donations are currently being accepted at both our Marietta and Roswell locations. The Boy Scout motto is “Be Prepared,” but you might be hard pressed to find anyone who’d be prepared for someone stealing a Scout trailer out of a church parking lot. The TruPrep family are firm believers of giving back to our community whenever we can and needless to say, this sad story made us want to take immediate action. In recent days, Troop 008’s trailer filled with camping supplies in preparation for their big camping trip planned for September 27th through the […]