One of our new member’s opening post mentioned that he was planning on Bugging In. How many conversations have we had about Bug out bags, Bug out location, Bug out vehicle but what about 100% focusing on bugging in? I think most here are planning on Bugging In. We plan on holding our own for as long as we can. So what do you do first post The End of the World As We Know It? Things you can do without immediately Things you can do without but would take you 1-3 months to prepare for or ease into Things you can do without but would take longer than 3 months to prepare for or ease into What is the most useful knowledge for bugging in? Look at your life now. Breakdown happens. You will not have your old life but what is your first focus because you are bugging in? Do you set up security first or a system so you can take a shower? Build a cooking pit or can that wait? Do not forget your neighbors and the people around you will be noticing what you do. They will be watching. How much do you advise them in a bug in situation? When will you decided to work together as a neighborhood and community vs. be alone? Giving information, sharing knowledge or dispensing supplies, where does one draw the line? You know your neighbors’ children are hungry and you have 100 pounds of rice, how do you cope with turning your back on them? What are the things that you would do as a prepper that would bring attention to you & your home that you should avoid? Will you ever try to form a group in the neighborhood or will you avoid and close the blinds?