Start Your Preparedness Binder Today! What’s the most important component of your preparedness preparation? Is it water, food, shelter, emergency medicine, defense? The correct answer is . . . none of the above. Yes, you need those essential life-supporting items, (and a don’t tread on me mindset) but if you ask me what the most important part […]
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12 Apps for Survival
When you’re camping or in a survival situation, you have to use every tool you can. Don’t forget your smartphone! Even if you’re off the grid, these 12 smartphone apps just might help save your life.
Everyday Items for Survival
Survival tools don’t always have to be fancy gadgets. Some of the most valuable life-saving tools are ordinary items you can find in any household. Stock up on these everyday objects that just might come in handy in a pinch.
Multi-Purpose Items for Your Survival
If you’re more of a minimalist prepper, you’re probably interested in survival items that can do more than one thing. This way you’ll have less gear to carry, meaning you’ll be able to get home or evacuate faster. These items are perfect not just for everyday carry, but for your bug out bag as well, […]
The Prepper’s Primer: Gear, Skills, and Related Know-How
MD Creekmore, our good Friend at thesurvivalistblog.net just came out with a New Book: The Prepper’s Primer: Gear, Skills, and Related Know-How http://www.thesurvivalistblog.net/the-preppers-primer-gear-skills-and-related-know-how/ Today I am excited to announce the official launch of my new downloadable eBook – The Prepper’s Primer: Gear, Skills, and Related Know-How. I have been working on this for months and […]
12 year shelf life verified for Mountain House Food Storage
Research Shows 12 year shelf life Albany, OR (PRWEB) October 06, 2014 New testing by the Sensory Science Laboratory at Oregon State University has found the food pouches of Mountain House, the leading provider of freeze dried foods for outdoor recreation and long-term storage, offer a 20-percent longer shelf life than previously verified. The third-party […]
Bugging Out vs. Hunkering Down
What Would You Do In a Bug Out vs. Hunker Down Emergency Situation? The idea of Bugging Out vs. Hunkering Down in an emergency situation is never cut and dry in our opinion. The type of situation, your preparedness and your location would really determine which is the best logical choice. Bugging Out is the idea […]
Items a prepper should never throw away
What are some items a prepper should never throw away It’s National Preparedness month in September and you’ll see a lot of information about getting prepared and the types of things you should have on hand. An important aspect of getting prepared should also include making the most out of the things you might already […]
National Preparedness Month is September!
National Preparedness Month is Here. If you haven’t recently, now might be a good time to access your overall preparedness during National Preparedness Month. With so many reasons to have some of the essentials you’ll need on a daily basis at your disposal, it makes sense to take some time to do a needs assessment. […]
Easy and inexpensive portable solar water heater DIY for under $10.00
Portable Solar water heater is a great survival tool to have in your preps. Hot water is something we all will want every day and especially in a SHTF scenario or unexpected emergency or disaster. It may not be something you’ll necessarily have access too without some forethought on your part. We’ve seen a lot […]