How To Understand The Signals From Animals Just Before A Natural Disaster Strikes

We have enjoyed a period of time on this planet that has been relatively calm and habitable. I guess we could argue that since the last ice age, some...

What Is the Best Bunker Design?

I want to talk about what I believe to be the most critical necessity in the event the SHTF: The ability to shelter in place, in a shelter that...

Bartering After SHTF

If the world all went to hell in a handbasket today, you would probably be stuck with what you have now in your possession and what you know or...

Urban Survival Kit

The remembering of the events on 9/11/2001 that killed thousands is just barely in our rear-view mirror. This day, fortunately, passed without any incident. That day in our past saw...

What Should You Do With Your Canned Foods After the Expiration Date?

The winches strained and squealed and gradually the steamboat Bertrand was excavated from the silt and sand of the Missouri River and brought to the surface. The year was...

Securing Your Home by Reinforcing Doors

On castles of old, the front gate was often the “soft spot”–the easiest place to breach. Modern homes aren’t built with siege defense in mind (sadly), but doors are...

Will Your Family Survive SHTF Without You?

Imagine this is your home… A darkened house in the suburbs of Columbus, around eight on a cold winter’s evening. A little girl is snuggled under a blanket, next to her...

The Best 7 States to Retire In

As the clock keeps ticking on, I find myself getting closer and closer to retirement age. While the issue of whether or not I ever will fully retire is...

How You Would Choose a Camping Place in Doomsday Scenarios

It is always important to be prepared. By staying ready, you can survive any impending doomsday situation. While the emergent conditions could destroy animals and much of the human...

Wilderness Safety Tips for Women

In today’s world, when a calamity knocks, people would go after one another to offer help and support each other all the way. However, sometimes, tragedies bring out the...