Category: Prepper Tools

How To Use Bamboo For Survival

Bamboo forest

Bamboo is cheap, awesome and invasive. And… it could save your life in an emergency situation. I would consider planting some before it’s to late! And while you’re waiting for it to grow, let’s look at ways to use bamboo …

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How To Salvage A Lawn Mower for Survival Materials

How To Salvage A Lawn Mower for Survival Materials - Did you know a run of the mill lawnmower has a lot of survival materials waiting to be scavenged? I didn't either until I read the article! It really makes you think outside the box and the more knowledge you have the better your chances of survival.

Did you know a run of the mill lawnmower has a lot of survival materials waiting to be scavenged? Most Americans have no idea what makes up the tools and products they use each day. They also dont understand the …

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Have You Taken Prepping Too Far?

Have You Taken Prepping Too Far? - The question is not easily answered. Likely at the beginning of your journey, you quickly learned that there is no perfect plan for everyone and that you were the only one who could make the best choices for your family. At this juncture of your prepping journey, only you can really say whether or not your preps have taken over your life.

You can do anything too much. The very best way to live life is to do all things in moderation, except love. Give as much of that as you can.  Everything else should be done in moderation. Of course, we …

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Stay Clean While Camping Using the Waterless Hygiene System by CombatOne

Stay Clean While Camping Using the Waterless Hygiene System by CombatOne - I love the idea behind this incredible hygiene system. The article does a great job at breaking down what this system has to offer and whether you are a weekend camper or a TEOTWAWKI survivalist you will find benefits in this article.

Rashes, skin lesions and abrasions, as well as infections, are some of the most common ailments of the camper. When we talk about bugging out most of us are talking about hiking and camping. There aren’t many people who have …

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5 Skills And 5 Tools For Every Prepper

5 Skills And 5 Tools For Every Prepper - When it comes to skills the great battle is time. How much time can we commit to getting good at firecraft, shelter building, self defense. When it comes to tools the great villain is variety. Where do we find great tools and how of we know which ones are the best or the best for the money we have.

There are always little tips that can be gleaned from an article. Skills and tools are the basis for much of what we do as preppers. If we have the right collection of these, we increase our chances for survival …

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Whats on your Prepper’s Nightstand?

Is Your Prepper's Nightstand Equipped for Survival? - Some folks keep their nightstand minimalist, with just a lamp and a clock. Others clutter it with pretty decorative items, sentimental pictures, and the latest book they're reading.

Things go bump in the night. It happens all across the nation. You will spend much more time waking up because of noise than having to wake up to and address a situation.  However, for some people, that bump in …

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SOLVED: Bug Out on foot with family AND gear…

SOLVED: Bug Out on foot with family AND gear… - This article offers a solution to the problem of bugging out. This is something I find interesting to proclaim. Still, the article offers a new and interesting tool to add to your bugout.

When I think about the beginning of the universe or the massiveness of the universe it reminds me of the bugout. There are an endless list of possibilities that could affect or be affected in a bugout situation. How many …

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The Key to Becoming a Frugal Prepper

Budget Preps for the Frugal Prepper - With the rising cost of...well everything, finding any extra money for preps (or anything else) can be a real challenge. How can you possibly prepare for the unknown when making ends meet on your day to day is hard enough as it is!?

From the outside looking in prepping can seem like a very expensive undertaking. When it comes to things like building an arsenal, burying a bunker and buying a year’s worth of food, these all add up.  People with limited budgets …

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Summer Family Prepping Activities

Summer Family Prepping Activities - Summer family prepping is also a good time to get ready for Autumn. Making sure you have things set up for activities that happen in Autumn such as harvesting and preserving the bounty from the garden. There is so much more that you can turn into a game, and still teach valuable lessons for taking care of yourself.

Time with family is just as important as time prepping.  Let’s not beat around the bush on this. We are all very dedicated to prepping and that’s important, however, we are in the business of rearing good people. That is …

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Tax Free Emergency Preparedness Supplies – Here’s how!

Tax Free Emergency Preparedness Supplies – Here’s how! — Its always surprising to find out how few people are taking advantage of what I call the preppers tax cut. I don't know the full scope of how it hits nationally but I know many states in the Union participate in tax free weekends for emergency preparedness.

It’s always surprising to find out how few people are taking advantage of what I call the preppers tax cut. I don’t know the full scope of how it hits nationally but I know many states in the Union participate …

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