Coping with Stress After Disaster

When planning for disaster, we run through scenarios in our mind and those scenarios give us a visual baseline for which we make plans. As preppers we talk a...

5 Easy Steps to Decontaminate Yourself at Home

The number of people infected with the Coronavirus keeps climbing all the time, with more and more cases showing up here at home, now that testing is becoming more...

My Take on How to Buy the Best Survival Lighter

You know that the flame’s gone in your love light when your wife gives you a lighter for your birthday. Just pulling your leg. Anyway, the real reason why...

Lessons from History – The Importance of Water

Throughout history, settlements form near water. The largest and most successful settle with plentiful water. There are a number of reasons for that. One, water really is life. We...

11 Survival Uses for Coat Hangers

Let me start this article with a real jaw-dropper: coat hangers aren’t used solely for hanging clothes. Mind-blowing, isn’t it? Truth is that I really wanted to write this...

20 Wal-Mart Facts That Will Shock You

America absolutely loves Wal-Mart. 100 million customers visit Wal-Mart every single week in this country. But is Wal-Mart good for America? That is a question that most people never...

How to Cope With Temper for a Happy Life

It would be wise to say that there comes a time when it’s tough to hold that fiery rage which burns inside of us when someone bullies us or...

Vehicle EDC Gear List: Don’t Leave the Driveway Without It

Your EDC gear that you carry daily can be used in millions of ways. It could be something as trivial as having a light to shine into a dark...

52 Plants In The Wild You Can Eat

We all know our market vegetables and fruits are trusted edible species, but what about wild plants? Here are a few common (North American) goodies that are safe to...

8 Backups & Barter Items for Preppers

Get a few preppers together; and you can pretty much guarantee that at some point bug out bags and bartering will come up. My personal take is that it’s...