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How to Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag

9:31 am PDT, June 18, 2019

I am a prepper. I used to hide it but now its how I make a living and I am proud of it. Every so often I wake up in the middle of the night to a bump or a … Continued

Best Water Distillers for At Home Use

4:00 am PDT, June 13, 2019

Why Distill? Distillation is beautiful process and it can be used to create a variety of things. Water distillation is an important tool for survival and we are lucky to have a lot of affordable distillers out there that make … Continued

Treating Medieval Diseases In Modern Times

8:56 am PDT, June 10, 2019

Many of you read my post on the state of America’s cities. I mentioned that diseases that were thought to be eradicated or very rare, are occurring more often. There have been countless articles about problems in the cities but … Continued

Ferro Rods and Fire Steel For Survival Situations

12:08 pm PDT, June 7, 2019

Learning how to start a fire using different methods is an extremely useful and inexpensive skill to hone. In this post I am going to explore the world of ferro rods or “fire steel”. First let’s get a few things … Continued

12 Survival Skills to Learn and Master for SHTF

11:00 am PDT, June 6, 2019

When it comes to survival, having a stockpile of stuff is not enough. You need to have skills, too. And yet, when it comes to preparedness skills, there is no hard and fast set of rules. There are simply too many variables for a one size fits all list of things you must know and things you must learn if living conditions and economic realities become dire. All that being said, here are 12 skills that anyone can learn and master.

Camping Essentials and Supplies

9:00 am PDT, June 5, 2019

There are a lot of camping supplies that you may think you need on a camping trip. I am going to list a lot of things in this post that you may need. The items in bold I feel are the most … Continued

The State of Our Nation’s Dams and Bridges at 80+

6:00 am PDT, June 4, 2019

The state of our nation’s dams and bridges is concerning. The USA is home to 84,000 dams. A handful of these dams produce power for millions of homes. Bridges number an outstanding 614,387 in the USA with 40% of them … Continued

How to Live on a Boat

2:00 am PDT, May 31, 2019

The gentle rocking of waves nudges you awake to the smell of salt air at precisely the hour you intended to wake. As you brew the morning coffee on your humble two-burner stove, a stroll up onto deck reveals nothing … Continued

TEOTWAWKI Defined & What You Can Do To Prepare

6:24 pm PDT, May 29, 2019

Sometimes abbreviations and terms that are common to seasoned preppers are confusing to others. For example, if you start reading some more advanced articles there are no explanations to the abbreviations and terms. Sure you can look it up on Google but … Continued

Bulletproof Backpacks, Inserts, and Clothing

5:00 am PDT, May 28, 2019

When I first wrote this article, it was right after Parkland. Although I knew that many parents were exploring this topic, I had no idea how many emails, stories, etc I would receive. I tried to address questions as best … Continued