Category: Off Grid

What Are Preppers and Homesteaders Unwilling to Give Up

The Necessary Convenience’s for Preppers -- This is a very interesting title. The idea that preppers and conveniences should go hand in hand was a strange thought.

The idea that preppers and conveniences should go hand in hand is a strange thought That said, there is something to consider in all of this. As a prepper, it’s easy to get into the mindset of the apocalypse. The …

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Crushing Debt is Making Preppers Out of the Middle Class

The Middle Class Is Being Destroyed: Now Only 25 Percent Of All Americans Have $10,000 Or More In Savings - This article breaks down the many issues facing the middle class and the effect they are having on our prosperity

We are spending like crazy to the void we have created with our crazy lifestyle. The American lifestyle is very unique. We are living very, very busy lives and most are unsure and unfulfilled. They are filling this void with …

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Floods, and EMP attack? South Korean ‘Preppers’ are Bracing for The Real Thing

Floods, and EMP attack? South Korean ‘preppers’ are bracing for the real thing - Apparently, Americans aren't the only ones seeing the light when it comes to both the threat of North Korea and the instability in the world. These are all serious issues that we must take heed to.

Apparently, Americans aren’t the only ones seeing the light when it comes to both the threat of North Korea and the instability in the world. These are all serious issues that we must take heed to. That said, I didn’t …

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Planting In Grow Bags

Planting In Grow Bags - This article has tons of pics and a brief overview of the growbags as well. It was interesting to see them growing peppers in the bags as my father in law had done the same thing.

It wasn’t until this year that I even heard of grow bags. I received a few from my father in law and we set out to give them a try. There are many varieties of grow bags and some are …

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Urban Survivors: A Post-SHTF Water Supply

Urban Survivors: A Post-SHTF Water Supply -- Water is life. There is no getting around that. The good news is its also all around us if you know how to manipulate it. Water in an urban scenario presents many different challenges primarily because it is either locked up tight or highly contaminated.

Water is life. There is no getting around that. The good news is its also all around us if you know how to manipulate it. Water in an urban scenario presents many different challenges primarily because it is either locked …

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Living Off The Grid Guide For Beginners

Chicken flock for living off the grid

As preppers, we should always looking into ways to better our chances in case of a big disaster. Living off the grid  will save money, but also give you more control over your life. What Is Living Off The Grid …

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Building a Library for Your Survival Community

Building a Library for Your Survival Community - Town libraries are almost lost in the fast paced world of technology and information today. The thing is, if the plug is ever pulled for extended periods of time, a lot of knowledge would be lost! Building a library is a great prep for the single person, family, or (if you're lucky enough to be in one) a survival community.

If knowledge is power than what is a skill? It’s presumable that skill comes after knowledge.  As prepper’s, it’s impossible for us to learn all the skills. If you are smart you will enjoy this challenge. You see, prepping is …

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How To Get All Your Hot Water Needs From A Compost Mound

How To Get All Your Hot Water Needs From A Compost Mound - Did you know that when compost breaks down it produces heat? With this heat you can warm up water in the pipes that run through the compost. Obviously the more pipe and the more compost you have the more warm water you get.

Compost gives us the so much. It’s amazing that every American doesn’t have a compost heap in their yard. You can literally transform your soil by amending it with compost. If you do this for 5 years you will see …

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Here’s What a National Electricity Shortage Looks Like

Here's What a National Electricity Shortage Looks Like - These mandated power rations, the limited amounts of food, the government-funded snitches, the tracking, and most of all, the propaganda, are all what await us in an economic collapse situation. While the Venezuelan government will be facing no limits on their use of electrical power, the people will only be allowed allotted amounts.

We have seen blackouts in New York City in recent days. Unexplained blackouts. This is a big deal.  While we haven’t seen anything like Venezuela, who is experiencing another power outage, it just seems like these blackouts are becoming more …

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5 Logical Reasons to Prepare

5 Logical Reasons to Prepare - Most preppers, regardless of what the media says, have more logical reasons to prepare.

It might be harder to find 5 logical reasons not to prepare. So much has changed over the last decade that it’s hard for our brains to really understand it all. Our threat profile has changed in many parts of …

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