Category: Survival

29 Reasons to Use Coffee Filters for Survival

29 Reasons to Use Coffee Filters for Survival - Now I will be first to admit that there are a lot of lists floating around with suggested uses for coffee filters but most include all kinds of uses that are nice, but irrelevant to the prepper.

Coffee filters are ubiquitous. They are inexpensive, lightweight, and readily available. Heck, you can purchase coffee filters at the Dollar store, Amazon, Costco, the corner grocery, and even on eBay. Now I will be first to admit that there are …

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The Bugout or The Get Home

In the early days of the prepping craze it seemed that the bugout was all anyone needed.

  In the early days of the prepping craze it seemed that the bugout was all anyone needed. If you had that bag by the door you could escape the Yellowstone caldera. It was step one in everyone’s process. Before …

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Fighting with Knives and the Consequences

The EDC knife has become a popular piece of prepper equipment. A razor-sharp blade, or two, can serve many purposes in your daily life. From opening boxes to dealing with a brush or other small impediments, a sharp knife can do things that other tools cannot. 

The EDC knife has become a popular piece of prepper equipment. A razor-sharp blade, or two, can serve many purposes in your daily life. From opening boxes to dealing with a brush or other small impediments, a sharp knife can …

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What the Off Grid Cook Knows

Understanding what you are up against when you go off grid is critical to your survival.

Understanding what you are up against when you go off grid is critical to your survival. Many people want to launch from their home and into a homesteading lifestyle. One of the things most people underestimate is what cooking looks …

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How To Build Your One Year Supply of Food

How To Build Your One Year Supply Of Food — Everyone’s storage plan should include bulk food storage items, for example, oats, rice, salt, etc. These basics are needed in everyone’s home storage. Long-term food storage is cheap and healthy and very do-able.

Whether we are dealing with the floods in the Midwest or chaos in our own cities, food can fill a lot of holes in disaster. There are a number of ways that you can build your food storage. Many people …

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How To Grow Your Own Antibacterial Bandages

How To Grow Your Own Antibacterial Bandages — The whole plant is medicinal as an alternative, antibacterial, antipyretic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, diuretic, febrifuge, hypotensive, stomachic, styptic, tonic, vermifuge and vulnerary. A cold water infusion of the freshly chopped or dried and powdered leaves makes a refreshing beverage, while a weak infusion of the plant can be used as a medicinal eye wash for sties and pinkeye

The title of this article might sound like a serious claim. You might even wonder if its clickbait. The truth is you can grow one powerful little plant that will double as an absorbent and antibacterial bandage.  There is a …

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How to Talk to Non Preppers

Maybe the most important step in our near future is going to be getting as many people prepared as possible. You see, we are running out of time.

Maybe the most important step in our near future is going to be getting as many people prepared as possible. You see, we are running out of time. The nation is more divided than ever before but we are simply …

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When a Person Goes Into Shock

In a survival or collapse situation, you are going to see a number of different injuries. These injuries could range from minor to severe and even life-threatening.

In a survival or collapse situation, you are going to see a number of different injuries. These injuries could range from minor to severe and even life-threatening. How you react to these situations could dictate a lot. If someone you …

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The Easiest Wild Foods to be Had

If you understand where to look you are going to be able to have access to easy wild food. Sustaining yourself, long term, off the land using bushcraft and the like is not easy. Food is going to be a big predictor in that success.

If you understand where to look you are going to be able to have access to easy wild food. Sustaining yourself, long term, off the land using bushcraft, and the like is not easy. Food is going to be a …

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Concrete Canvas Shelters – Bug Out Housing?

The bugout location is a struggle for many. It has a lot to do with the fact that we all struggle with budgetary limitations.

The bugout location is a struggle for many. It has a lot to do with the fact that we all struggle with budgetary limitations. We are all held back by something. Just buying bugout land itself can make a huge …

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