Category: Disaster Preparedness

25 Items That Will Be Worth Their Weight In Gold After The SHTF

25 Items That Will Be Worth Their Weight In Gold After The SHTF - If you're stockpiling for a doomsday scenario, don't forget to stock up on all these little things. Not only will you need them for yourself, you can use them for bartering if money becomes worthless or too hard to come by.

There’s an old joke that when the SHTF, toilet paper will be worth its weight in gold. That might sound like a silly exaggeration, but it’s not far from the truth. Toilet paper is so cheap and plentiful that people …

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How to Make Hardtack (Step by Step with Pics)

How to Make Hardtack (Step by Step with Pics) - In this article, we'll show you exactly how to make hardtack along with pictures we took of each step so you know you're doing it right. Once you learn how to make it, I encourage you to fill up several bags, stick them in your cupboard, and forget about them.

If you’re interested in making your own survival food, one of the first things you should learn to make is hardtack. The recipe is very simple (it’s just flour and water), and the final product will last for years–possibly even …

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Hurricane Season Begins This Week. Start your Survival Kit Now!

Hurricane Season Begins This Week. Start your Survival Kit Now! - This is a great little article for those of you who decided it be better to watch network television and eat Cheetos rather than get your house in order for the coming storms. The hurricanes will come.

The year 2017 was a monumental year for hurricanes, among other serious disasters. It was an ugly scene. I called it the year of the prepper and I think that still holds pretty true. The big question was whether or …

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Top 10 Ways to Use A Tarp

Top 10 Ways to Use A Tarp - This article is very useful as it gives a detail of how exactly you can utilize your trusty tarp to its full benefit. It gives you detailed information about the situations you can use it. You also have to be careful about the type of tarp you pick and the best part is that this article also describes that very clearly, including the price range and the quality of tarps that you can or should get.

There are various situations in which you might require a tarp as it can be very useful and there are numerous survival uses for it. It is adaptable to fit most of your outdoor needs. It can be like a …

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Huge Power Grid Threat Drill In Wisconsin

Huge Power Grid Threat Drill In Wisconsin - What we have is a huge power grid threat drill that took place in Wisconsin. Now, many people will look at this and begin to shiver like little tunnel living mammals. It could be viewed as an assurance that a threat is imminent. We need more drills like this and we need to be drilling in home as well.

How do you feel about the nations threat awareness level? We have big agencies that are responsible for the readiness of this nation in the face of disaster. How often do we hear from FEMA? Our country needs to take …

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Prepping Mistakes You Should Avoid

Prepping Mistakes You Should Avoid - Preparing for something involves knowing the don’ts and dos both! Any of these aspects, if missing, makes your knowledge half! Half knowledge is certainly dangerous, right? So, here is the chance to make your knowledge wholesome by knowing the prepping mistakes to avoid!

You learn when you make mistakes! However, this does not mean that you should continue to make those mistakes. The real meaning of this phrase is that a first-time mistake is your best teacher. However, this does not mean that …

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EDC for Women – Staying Prepared

EDC for Women – Staying Prepared - Women are well equipped to have an EDC kit in plain sight since most carry purses. Stashing a few extra prepping, survival, and security items in your purse could help you out when you need it most.

Everyday Carry is not a new concept. Most women already carry stuff they need with them every day in a purse, satchel, or wallet. The tools and resources they carry can vary widely, however. Women are well equipped to have …

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13 Factors To Consider When Planning Your Urban Bug Out Bag

13 Factors To Consider When Planning Your Urban Bug Out Bag - This article is a great look at creating that powerful bugout bag that will get you out of harms way. The creation of that bugout bag is going to require a lot items and thought.

Lets take a minute and talk to our inner city preppers. When you face a serious disaster or collapse you have zero options outside of bugging out. There are very little options when it comes to sustaining yourself amongst millions …

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What I’ve Learned As A Prepper In The Past 5 Years

What I’ve Learned As A Prepper In The Past 5 Years - The learning process is led by lessons and challenges absorbed along the way. These important lessons act as a guide that improves, alerts, or warns us. Many of these indicators have given me a clear picture of what it requires to be a survivalist. You may be aware of some of these experiences, as even you may have learned them at some point.

Let me start by sharing with you a fact that is the foundation of being a smart prepper: Preparedness is inevitable but it does not come overnight. Yes! This is the biggest lesson I learned in my last five years! …

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Tornado Survival: No Shelter, No Basement, No Problem

Tornado Survival: No Shelter, No Basement, No Problem - This is a great little article that offers up some answers to the threat of a tornado. What is most fascinating about the article is that it offers answers to people who do not have access to a basement or a storm shelter.

Tornadoes are one of the most dependable disasters we need to prepare for. We all can use a little more focus on regional disasters. These are the types of disasters that we know are going to affect us each and …

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