Seven Traditional Chinese Herbal Remedies for Your First Aid Kit

Many people I have talked to over the years have expressed curiosity about how to create a first aid kit that contains natural remedies that actually work. Above all,...

Gear Guide for Your Bug Out Bag

When traveling, working from a vehicle, or in a hostile environment, it makes sense to keep all your important and essential equipment in a bug out bag. From a...

What Are You Prepared to Do When Your Family Is Hungry?

Food is one thing that virtually everyone can agree you need to have because we have all, to some extent in our lives, known the feeling of being hungry....

59 Long-Term Survival Foods and Supplies from the Grocery Store

There is a whole industry that has grown up around the prepping and survival community. This industry is working overtime to provide everything from pre-packaged meals to the latest...

DIY $20 Survival Food Bucket

If you’re just getting started with your food preps, a homemade $20 emergency food bucket is a great way to put up a lot of food quickly without spending...

Pressure Canning for Preppers

Pressure canning is, by its nature, done by those who wish to preserve an overabundance of fresh food for consumption at a later date, and as such is an...

The Best Way to Carry Concealed

As a concealed carry license holder, I am always looking for the best way to carry concealed in whatever situation I find myself in. What I have found over...

Survival Skill: Unarmed Combat

In an ideal world when an SHTF scenario takes place you’d be wearing your bulletproof vest and have immediate access to your handgun and assault rifle. Unfortunately, this may...

Best States for Homesteading

Homesteading's best state depends on many factors, and might not be the same for everyone. Every state has advantages and disadvantages, so what's right for you will depend on...

Preparing Your Children for Family Separation in Emergencies

Unwanted as they may be, emergencies do occur, and they are never planned. Amid the chaos that reigns during a natural, technological and even human-caused disaster, there’s a high...