Category Archives: Prepping

There’s Only 1 Way People With Hardly Any Money to Spend Can Buy Land

There’s Only 1 Way People With Hardly Any Money to Spend Can Buy Land The land game is something else. We all want it. It seems like everyone else has it and people are charging extra money for it. There is a way to get your hands on cheap land. It will take some time …

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Modern Shelving System With NO HARDWARE!!

Modern Shelving System With NO HARDWARE!! If there is anything we as preppers can use it’s more shelving. Space has to be one of the most villainous aspects of any preppers experience. We never have enough room! When it comes to the food storage and the ammo storage along with all of your gear you …

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Considerations for Night Operations- Part 1, by Max Alexander

Considerations for Night Operations- Part 1, by Max Alexander If we find ourselves in a bugout situation where the wheels have really come off of society you will need to make lots of special considerations. There will not only be the crazy people who were waiting for a reason to come out and destroy but …

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The Dog Out Bag

The Dog Out Bag As the proud owner of two big dogs I think its important that have some preps for our pets. Now, pets can also be a bit of a drawback as well. If they are not trained they could bark and give away your position. That is a very scary thought. Still, …

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Every Day Carry (EDC) and its Application for Survival

Every Day Carry (EDC) and its Application for Survival Just the thought of EDC gear tends to burn a hole in my wallet. I have a moderate addiction to the Every Day Carry. There is something to be said about the effectiveness of EDC. In fact, I think its one of the first steps you …

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Tips For Choosing A Survival Tent For Your Bug Out Plan

Tips For Choosing A Survival Tent For Your Bug Out Plan If you plan to go camping or if your bug out plan requires for you to stay in the wild for more than a few days, you will need a proper tent to fight off the elements. Choosing a good tent for your family …

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Be Heard in Any Disaster with Unstoppable Communications

Be Heard in Any Disaster with Unstoppable Communications Communication is the key! The intelligence that you can glean in a survival situation can make or break your efforts. You must be able to both give and receive communications. Being outfitted to do so is very important. In a grid down situation how will you communicate …

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SHTF Survivalist Radio Lists

SHTF Survivalist Radio Lists There is a lot of talk about HAM radio or amateur radio amongst survivalists and preppers. As important as amateur radio is I think we get lost in the idea that its our only option. This article does a great job at explaining the benefits of using HAM radio as well …

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Two Keys to Prepping Against Antibiotic Resistance

Two Keys to Prepping Against Antibiotic Resistance Do you remember the first time you heard about MRSA or any other type of antibiotic resistance strain of bacteria? It was a terrifying idea. All of your life you depend on antibiotics to pull you out of some of your worst illnesses. Now, you can talk about …

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How Preppers Prepare for Hurricanes: A Comprehensive Look

How Preppers Prepare for Hurricanes: A Comprehensive Look Since hurricane Harvey hit the Texas shores the prepper niche has been swollen with articles about the hurricane preps. This is no surprise and the information has been great. Though we all think we have the best plan, there is always something new to take away. In …

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Why You Should Consider A Tiny House

Why You Should Consider A Tiny House Tiny houses, small houses, and container homes are really hot housing movements in North America today. However, the tiny house movement is the hottest of them all. Tiny houses could be mobile or immobile. Both would make a good abode when SHTF. Why? Because, with the movable tiny …

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Hurricane Preparedness Checklist

Hurricane Preparedness Checklist It seems like hurricane season 2017 is looking to make a serious impact on the coastal cities in the US. If the rest of this season is anything like the early stages, it will be no slouch. That means, you need to have all of your preps in place. A serious hurricane …

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10 Best Survival Tents For Survival and Preparedness

10 Best Survival Tents For Survival and Preparedness What’s more impressive than having the skills to build shelter when the need arises? The world of tents is radically changing. Upgrades in materials and setup have created a whole new breed of amazing tents. I have my favorites and this article offers 10 of its own. …

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EMP Attack Survival Guide

EMP Attack Survival Guide Imagine waking up in the middle of the night after hearing a loud crash sound outside. All the lights are off and you are stumbling in the dark, trying to find a flashlight. Once you manage to get outside you notice that a power outage hit your entire neighborhood and it …

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SOLVED: Bug Out on foot with family AND gear…

SOLVED: Bug Out on foot with family AND gear… When I think about the beginning of the universe or the massiveness of the universe it reminds me of the bugout. There are an endless list of possibilities that could affect or be affected in a bugout situation. How many books and articles have been written …

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6 Principles of Survival – Maximize Rescue

6 Principles of Survival – Maximize Rescue The interesting thing about rescue is that for every 10 articles I read about wilderness survival skills I find one that focuses on tactics that will actually get you rescued. I feel like rescue should probably be your number one goal in a wilderness survival scenario. Being able …

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The 10 Cold, Hard, Ugly Truths About Prepping

The 10 Cold, Hard, Ugly Truths About Prepping Cold, hard, ugly truths are my favorite. Don’t bother me with any warm, soft, beautiful truths, particularly when prepping is involved. An article like this speaks to the idea that we are all just nasty humans looking for an easy way out. Though it may not be …

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Outdoors Survival Skills

Outdoors Survival Skills In the age where so many are heading out into the wilderness its important that we have a plan for spending time in the woods. We must know what to bring. We must know the true threats. Bears are not your friend! Outdoor survival skills used to be taught just like any …

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Ahead on Points: 6 Prepper Wins and 3 Prepper Fails on a Hiking Trip

Ahead on Points: 6 Prepper Wins and 3 Prepper Fails on a Hiking Trip There is so much you can learn about your setup by hiking and camping. I cannot harp on this enough. If you purchased a premade bugout bag and its collecting dust somewhere in a closet you might as well not even …

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Living Off-Grid with Solar Electricity

Living Off-Grid with Solar Electricity One of the biggest links in the chain of dependency is that of the big power companies. They have a stranglehold on the market and they also have their grip on you as well. We can do very little without power. I laugh when I hear people discuss going back …

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The Easiest Animals to Hunt for Meat When the SHTF

The Easiest Animals to Hunt for Meat When the SHTF   To be completely honest, there is only one animal in my hunting history that hunted easy. It was a squirrel I happened upon in a rainstorm. I will never forget it because it was the first animal I killed with a bow and arrow. …

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Making A Fire Against All Odds

Making A Fire Against All Odds Fire was mankind’s greatest invention and it helped humans get out of the dark. Many survival experts agree that being able to start a fire is one of the basic skills we should all master. Crafting a fire will help you stay warm, cook food, treat water, but it …

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6 Ways to Obtain Food After It Hits The Fan

Six Ways To Obtain Food After It Hits The Fan We make assumptions about how a SHTF scenario will unfold and we try to prepare as best as we can. However, since it’s almost impossible to predict the future, we should think about what happens when food runs out. As time goes by, your resources …

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Lifetime Disaster Assessment

Lifetime Disaster Assessment I am sure there are many great keys to life. There are many great quotes and many great lessons. For me everything got better when I started measuring myself. When I began assessing myself, my life and skill grew exponentially. This is the main reason why I jumped at this article. It …

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Prepping: How Much Food is Enough (Updated for 2017)

Prepping: How Much Food is Enough (Updated for 2017) Most recently the collapse in Venezuela has taught us that starvation is never far enough away. There are tons of article on the net about various elements of a collapse. When I watch the people of the fallen nation of Venezuela attacking food trucks and rioting …

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