7 Absolutely Terrifying DIY Survival Weapons

7 Absolutely Terrifying DIY Survival Weapons - This article is all about 7 absolutely terrifying DIY survival weapons that can be made in a doomed landscape. Improvising skills a great skill to have, even in the modern day.

Do you ever consider what types of weapons you could craft from the world around you? What would you make if you had to make something to defend yourself? Your home could be looted and all those weapons could be stolen from you. You might look off into a barren landscape and realize that you …

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The 3 Best and Most Delicious Ways To Cook Sweet Potatoes

The 3 Best and Most Delicious Ways To Cook Sweet Potatoes - With dinner you only get one shot. If you blow it the family is hungry and you might even be the butt of a joke for some years to come. This article is a great read on three great ways to prepare sweet potatoes. Three ways to change up the starch on your weekly menus and I guarantee your family will love them.

The sweet potato is a vegetable that most people reserve only for their holiday menus. That’s a darn shame too because it is a starch that offers a lot of benefits. They beat white potatoes in the nutrition game, by far. Still, they are one of the those things that most people just don’t think …

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100 Unusual Bug Out Bag Items Worth Considering

100 Unusual Bug Out Bag Items Worth Considering - The things you put in your bug out bag depend on your personal needs, the area you'll be traveling through, and your personal preferences. Even people who have been prepping for years regularly learn about new items they want to put in their bags, which is why they never stop updating them.

There are a few types of items that should be in every bug out bag. For example: food, tools, first aid supplies, fire starters, water purifiers, extra clothes, and so forth. However, the specific items you put in your bag are up to you, and that’s why bug out bags are such a big and …

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Are you Fit Enough to Survive a Crisis

Are you Fit Enough to Survive a Crisis - Unfortunately, fitness tends to take a back seat in the preparedness world. This always boggled my mind because so many in the community are ex military.

Unfortunately, fitness tends to take a back seat in the preparedness world. This always boggled my mind because so many in the community are ex military. I am a huge proponent of being in top shape. Strength and, more importantly, endurance are the tools you will need to survive a serious disaster. This article is …

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15 Camping Gifts for the High-Tech Camper in Your Life

15 Camping Gifts for the High-Tech Camper in Your Life - In this article you will see everything from energy production to water filters and beyond. There are complex lighting systems and even tents that light themselves! If you are not keeping your finger on the pulse of camping technology you could be missing out on a crucial part of your prepper arsenal.

The world of tech is ever expanding and its creeping into our world. I have to say that it is very exciting. Because of the explosion in the adventure industry we are watching prepper equipment get a serious boost from other markets. This article is full of 15 camping gifts that are all high tech …

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Outdoor Living with Only a Survival Knife: Is It Possible?

OUTDOOR LIVING WITH ONLY A SURVIVAL KNIFE: IS IT POSSIBLE? - The outdoor lifestyle is not for everyone, let’s be honest. This lifestyle requires a little bit of grit and determination and taking on the wild is not for everyone.

  The outdoor lifestyle is not for everyone, let’s be honest. This lifestyle requires a little bit of grit and determination and taking on the wild with only a survival knife is not for everyone. I spend a lot of my free time browsing the web, looking for tips on how to make life in …

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How the Powerbank can Strengthen your Disaster Response

How the Powerbank can Strengthen your Disaster Response - The article profiles the powerbank and all that its capable of along with a set of items that could benefit from the use of a USB powerbank. You will be amazed at the items that use USB power these days. Things that will add comfort, security and light to your response plan are can be powered trough a small powerbank in your hand.

Technology is continually changing and it this will be a constant of the future. To ignore the advancements is to limit your disaster response. The creation of the USB powerbank has shrunk tech that can be crucial in a disaster. A decent sized powerbank can become an in home generator for low what USB devices. …

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33 Things To Do With Old Jeans

33 Things To Do With Old Jeans - This article is an interesting look at how you can make the most of what you have in your inventory today. The author has profiled jeans and has some great ideas on what you can do with this tough cloth even if it doesn't fit on your body anymore.

Its hard to imagine clothes wearing out and us not having access to a swath of other choices to buy at stores all around you. If we see a total societal collapse those resources will be few and far between. You will have to learn how to make the most of everything you have. The …

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Being Frugal – 12 Lessons from the Great Depression

Being Frugal - 12 Lessons from the Great Depression - Being frugal doesn't mean you live in squalor, though many did during that time. In the world we live in, it's actually much easier to get the things you need or find 'trash' that can be repurposed to serve your needs. Just because something is used doesn't mean it is somehow 'less than' good enough.

The Great Depression was a time of hunger, homelessness, and despair. Our country was in dire straights with over 25% of the population reportedly out of work. Through absolute necessity, being frugal was a way of life and survival in every sense of the word. There are many lessons modern people can learn from that …

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When Grocery Stores Go Empty – A Back Door Shopping Strategy

When Grocery Stores Go Empty – A Back Door Shopping Strategy - After a collapse the grocery store will become a very different place. It will be a trip that puts your life in the hands of circumstance. It will be a violent gladiator ring where only the strongest come out on top.

The grocery store is a weekly trip that most of us don’t seem to mind. We are greeted by smiling faces and we watch the rest of the world struggle to keep their children from hanging off shelves and breaking glass jars. Its the place we go to sustain ourselves on things like beef and …

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