Category: Life Tips

How to Prep for Feminine Hygiene Needs

Everyone is going to struggle in a SHTF scenario but women, like in most cases, are going to have a tougher time for many reasons.

Everyone is going to struggle in a SHTF scenario but women, like in most cases, are going to have a tougher time for many reasons. Don’t forget about things like rape and the protections of society will expire. When these …

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How to Radically Reduce Your Expenses So You Can Change Your Life

There are three causes for prepper stagnation that cannot be denied: money, space, and family.

There are three causes for prepper stagnation that cannot be denied: money, space, and family. While this is tough to swallow its the reality for most people if we are honest with ourselves. That doesn’t mean its the end of …

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Survival Tips for Brand New Preppers

Every year, nearly a million new preppers get online and try to figure out how to get ready for the next major disaster.

Every year, nearly a million new preppers get online and try to figure out how to get ready for the next major disaster. And since there are literally thousands of articles on the topic, it can be very overwhelming. If …

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Mapping Bugout Routes

The bugout is a tall order, as it should be. There is no reason something so important shouldn't take a lot of your effort.

The bugout is a tall order, as it should be. There is no reason something so important shouldn’t take a lot of your effort. For a long time the bugout has been more about the bag and its contents than …

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Imodium’s Survival Applications: Why Carry It Everywhere

Imodium’s Survival Applications: Why Carry It Everywhere - It's one of those medications that would make absolutely perfect sense to have on you in case of any SHTF or emergency situation.

Image Credit: morethanjustsurviving.com Ever heard of Imodium? It’s an anti-diarrhea medication that I happen to think you should carry absolutely everywhere. In fact, it’s something that I do carry every single day – no matter where I am or where …

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Things To Scavenge Off Of Old & Abandoned Vehicles

Things To Scavenge Off Of Old & Abandoned Vehicles - I love the idea of really taking apart vehicles to build your survival pack. When you read this article I am sure you will see some things that you would pass up.

I love the idea of really taking apart vehicles to build your survival pack. When you read this article I am sure you will see some things that you would pass up. The one that sticks out most to me …

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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 …

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Advice to Beginner Preppers

Advice to Beginner Preppers - From recommendations about where to start to life tips that are just plain practical and applicable to pretty much everyone, these advanced preppers seriously do have a lot of wise words to pass on to those who are just beginning on their survivalist journey.

Not everyone in the prepper community is as experienced as everyone else. Some are new to the prepper scene and some have been doing this stuff for ages! For those who are new to the prepper community and would like to …

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14 Tips For Staying Calm During A Disaster

14 Tips For Staying Calm During A Disaster - It all boils down to keeping control of your mind and allowing it to rest and stay sharp. In times of stress, your body uses adrenaline and cortisol to ramp up your energy level. When it wears off, it causes physical and mental fatigue. To counteract this exhaustion, your mind needs to stay positive and well rested. Keeping your mind in control will mean the difference between willingness to survive and giving up.

One aspect of survival that people often overlook is mental survival. Just think about how stressed out you were last time you had a really bad day. Now imagine that times ten. If you get too stressed, you’re liable to …

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63 Practical Tips to Live a Frugal Life

63 Practical Tips to Live a Frugal Life — Did you know that no matter how much money they make, more than 70% people in the US have less than $1000 in savings? Crazy, right? What's more interesting is that this doesn't have anything to do with income.

Did you know that no matter how much money they make, more than 70% people in the US have less than $1000 in savings? Crazy, right? What’s more interesting is that this doesn’t have anything to do with income. Even …

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