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A few survival tips and tricks

A few survival tips and tricks

by Dan F. Sullivan The beautiful thing about survival is that you rarely have to come up with new ideas.  If there is a way to accomplish something in a survival setting, somebody smarter than me has probably thought of a solution.  Because of that, it is important to familiarize yourself with these strategies.  Here […]

August 29th, 2016 | Posted in PREPAREDNESS | Read More »

Preparing for all possibilities

Preparing for all possibilities

by Thomas Miller There are several terms for the different types of survival kits out there. Most of these names line up with the designed purpose of the particular kit. As an example, an INCH (I’m Not Coming Home) bag has the sole purpose of sustaining an individual when they are not able to return […]

August 15th, 2016 | Posted in PREPAREDNESS | Read More »

Canning jars 101 — everything you need to know and more!

Canning jars 101 — everything you need to know and more!

by Gaye Levy When I recently did some organizing of my supplies I was a bit surprised at the sheer number of canning jars I had placed into boxes. By the time I got to the 20th box I admitted to myself that I am clearly a canning-jar hoarder. That said, I don’t think I […]

August 8th, 2016 | Posted in PREPAREDNESS | Read More »

Survival basics — the six enemies of food storage

Survival basics — the six enemies of food storage

by Gaye Levy When it comes to stockpiling survival preps, two items are always near the top my list: food and land to grow food. Those, in my opinion, are the two most valuable commodities to have if the world and society go to heck. As I say that, I realize that the land portion […]

July 11th, 2016 | Posted in PREPAREDNESS | Read More »

14 essentials to help you fix and clean almost anything

14 essentials to help you fix and clean almost anything

by Gaye Levy Back in 2011 I wrote about the importance of having select items on hand that will fix and clean almost anything. Since that time, my views have changed. Many of the items on the original list still hold a prominent place on my new list, but some have dropped off and others […]

May 9th, 2016 | Posted in PREPAREDNESS | Read More »

Budget friendly items for the frugal prepper

Budget friendly items for the frugal prepper

by Gaye Levy A few months ago, a number of readers submitted budget friendly tips for the frugal minded prepper.  I was impressed, so much so that I am sharing them with you today along with some personal favorites. The following items are all inexpensive ones that you can add to your preps with each […]

March 15th, 2016 | Posted in PREPAREDNESS | Read More »

5 things everyone can learn from the U.S. Army Survival Manual

5 things everyone can learn from the U.S. Army Survival Manual

by Thomas Miller The single most important function of survival is to survive. Duh! Right? With the obvious statement out of the way, the question is how will you do that? There are a number of tricks, tips, and expert opinions out there but are any of them credible? Much of this information is credible […]

February 15th, 2016 | Posted in PREPAREDNESS | Read More »

A tiny solution to a big problem

A tiny solution to a big problem

by Thomas Miller When it comes to surviving the scenarios that we prepare for, none of the basic human needs change when things move from joyous living to an everyday fight to live long enough to see tomorrow. While many of the thoughts around first priorities in survival scenarios revolve around air, water and food, […]

January 25th, 2016 | Posted in PREPAREDNESS | Read More »

Amazing! Here’s How to Fish without a Rod

Amazing! Here’s How to Fish without a Rod

January 19th, 2016 | Posted in PREPAREDNESS | Read More »

How to Open a Can without Can Opener – Zombie Survival

How to Open a Can without Can Opener – Zombie Survival

January 19th, 2016 | Posted in PREPAREDNESS, Video | Read More »