Category: How To

How To Know If Someone Is Following You

In the 21st Century, it is imperative that you know how to protect yourself. This is no longer an option in our society but a duty.

In the 21st Century, it is imperative that you know how to protect yourself. This is no longer an option in our society but a duty. A physical altercation is the worst case scenario. Even if you have the upper …

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Tips for Using Emergency Generators

Tips for Using Emergency Generators — A backup generator can be a godsend during power outages, but making sure you’re prepared takes more than just buying one and "waiting for a rainy day.”

A backup generator can be a godsend during power outages, but making sure you’re prepared takes more than just buying one and “waiting for a rainy day.” In addition to making sure you understand how much power your property needs …

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Natural Health: Plantain

Natural Health: Plantain - One of the most common growing "weeds" in the nation.

One of the most common growing “weeds” in the nation is common plantain. We are not talking about the hard bananas you see in the market. No. This is about a small, leafy green that grows with a low profile …

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The Quick Up Tarp Shelter

The skill of shelter making takes a lot of practice. Its not something you can just get out there and master.

The skill of shelter making takes a lot of practice. It’s not something you can just get out there and master. Of the making of many shelters, there is no end. That’s for sure. Now, making a shelter from natural …

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How to Survive When the Cities Burn

How to Survive When the Cities Burn — I think the most important thing to study right now is urban survival and civil unrest. We are seeing unprecedented violence in our nation. Violence in locations that we have never seen it before.

I think the most important thing to study right now is urban survival and civil unrest. We are seeing unprecedented violence in our nation. Violence in locations that we have never seen it before. There are legitimate movements to hurt …

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How To Make A Blade Pendant

How To Make A Blade Pendant - I love knives, I probably have way to many but I have always wanted a really useful, small neck knife. Sometimes I don't have a blade on me but if I had a decent sized neck knife I would be able to open boxes, cut things and even use it as a self defence weapon if needed.

What we carry on our person both dictates how we live and what we are capable of. Many people call it the EDC and it really shapes the type of lifestyle you live.  Someone who is carefree is not going …

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Wild Edible and Herbal Plants: Cattails

Wild Edible and Herbal Plants: Cattails - Getting to know your wild edibles is not just about survival. Its about understanding the world around you. What kind of person spends their whole life surrounded by things that are as alien to them as plants from another planet.

The cattail is probably the easiest wild edible to spot and is the most referenced in paintings and pictures. It is also one of the best sources of food around a water body. For me, there is nothing better than …

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How to Build a Better Outdoor Pizza Oven

How to Build a Better Outdoor Pizza Oven — If you’re living off the grid, or just enjoy a fire oven baked foods, an outdoor pizza oven is a fantastic way to quickly cook food while using no electricity. Of course you can make pizza, bread, and other baked goods, and you can also use it as a grill for meats or operate it at a lower temperature for baking casserole-type dishes. The trouble is that it can be very expensive to have an outdoor oven installed.

If you’re living off the grid, or just enjoy a fire oven baked foods, an outdoor pizza oven is a fantastic way to quickly cook food while using no electricity. Of course, you can make pizza, bread, and other baked …

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Basics of Soil Enrichment

Basics of Soil Enrichment - If you want to produce seriously nutritious food it all starts with your soil. One of the most important aspects of gardening is revitalizing that soil every single year. If you have a great year of growing and produce tons of fresh vegetables your soil is tired. Its going to need some help to get back into growing shape again. This article goes over several different ways to enrich your soil. It may sound complicating but its actually pretty simple.

If you want to produce seriously nutritious food it all starts with your soil. One of the most important aspects of gardening is revitalizing that soil every single year. If you have a great year of growth and produce tons …

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5 Prepping Mistakes to Avoid

5 Prepping Mistakes to Avoid — I found a great article over at prepforshtf.com that goes over 5 prepping mistakes to avoid. We all make mistakes and I will be the first one to admit I have made many in my prepping journey. By making mistakes you learn from them and become a better prepper!

The prepping world is BIG! There is a lot of stuff to get into and we need to prepare to take that in but also prioritize. Taking the time to prioritize what you should be spending time on can save …

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