Category: Survival

Emergency Power Options for Your Home

Do not make the mistake of assuming you can live without power.  As winter months are approaching, a lot of us are preparing for the cold weather - especially homesteaders.  The more isolated we are, the longer it takes for utility crews to reestablish power, or clear roads of snow and ice. 

Do not make the mistake of assuming you can live without power. A backup emergency power system is a sensible solution to this problem, and these systems don’t have to be elaborate or expensive. As winter months are approaching, a …

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5 Things STILL Worth Doing Grandma’s Way

5 Things STILL Worth Doing Grandma’s Way - This article is something very special as it pushes you back to old ways. This article focus on the pen and pad or even pencil and paper. How do we hold fast to those things that make us human in a world that is pushing us to become dependent on electronics.

The time is quickly approaching where you will have to make a decision about the technology in your life. There has never been anything as intrusive as the technology in our lives. At the writing of this article, Apple has …

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Simple DIY Solar Powered Projects For Preppers

House with solar panels

Solar power is getting big these days. It can be pretty expensive, but if you like making stuff yourself, the solar powered projects below could help you get off the grid quicker than you can say electricity. Spend a little …

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The Best Food For Bug Out Bags

The Best Food For Bug Out Bags - In this article you are going to see a selection of foods that will fit well in your bugout bags. Don't forget, every bag you pack for every family member should have food to support them. That means you need quantity as well. If you can pull this off you will at least have the fuel you need for success.

What types of ready eat foods do you store in your bugout bag? You better have a nice selection of foods that are ready to eat inside your bags. You will likely be on the go and conditions are going …

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How to Make Bannock: the Survival Food Rich in Vitamin C

How to Make Bannock the Survival Food Rich in Vitamin C - This is an article about the survival food and nearly ancient bread called bannock. This is a food that is very simple to make and can last for a very long time. With the introduction of a few ingredients you can also make this long shelf life food work for things like Vitamin C.

Survival foods are always gonna come down to 2 things. These are calories and shelf life. It will be very important that we force ourselves to learn how to make these foods so that, in times of need, you have …

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Hepatitis in Survival Settings

Hepatitis in Survival Settings - Infection is certainly to be expected in a survival series. Its an issue that we really look past in return for preps that are more noticeable and violent.

Image Credit: nextdoorlab.com Infection is certainly to be expected in a survival series. Its an issue that we really look past in return for preps that are more noticeable and violent. Thankfully we have articles like these that look at …

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The Simple but Effective Shemagh

The shemagh is a power survival tool that answers the call in all sorts of situations.

The shemagh is a power survival tool that answers the call in all sorts of situations. We are going to look at a number of uses that the shemagh can help with. These will be diverse and will only scratch …

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Use Old Crayons to Make Firestarters

Getting kids involved in preparedness can be a struggle. It doesn't help that you are facing off against some of the most powerful tech in existence.

Getting kids involved in preparedness can be a struggle. It doesn’t help that you are facing off against some of the most powerful tech in existence. I am talking about the digital device! Wrangling the Ipad from your child can …

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Disaster Prevention over Recovery

There are a list of signs and symptoms but at the highest level, I think its pretty well established.

What makes a prepper? There are a list of signs and symptoms but at the highest level, I think its pretty well established. A prepper is a person who understands that their government and society have not paid enough attention …

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Simple Trick for Restoring Car Headlights

If you have a vehicle and it survives the collapse it will be about as valuable as any other item you have. This vehicle will give you the option to cover distance much quicker than most people.

If you have a vehicle and it survives the collapse it will be about as valuable as any other item you have. This vehicle will give you the option to cover distances much quicker than most people. That means you …

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