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...

15 Weird Foods That Were Common During The Great Depression

The Great Depression was a time of scarcity-induced innovation: families had to do without many household staples and used their resourcefulness to come up with alternatives made from goods...

5 Ways To Survive With Only a Lighter

Perhaps the single most useful tool for someone to have in a survival situation is lighter. While some might argue that a lighter is a little bit of a...

9 Ways to Use Garlic in a SHFT Situation

It’s totally legit that everything tastes a lot better with some crushed garlic on top. However, that’s the only use of this wonder veggies. Apart from the fact that...

Survival Basics – Water

One, if not the most important aspect of Emergency Preparedness to get right is developing a plan for how you will obtain water. You simply can’t live without it....

7 Mistakes To Avoid When Harvesting Rain Water

Storage of emergency water is essential to any system of preparedness. Your ability to access and clean water sources will assure you have the water your family needs in...

Food Storage: Knowing What You Have is More Important than Buying Something New

The other week I stopped and stared at my pantry. Looking in on all of the cans of food, bags of rice, beans, and jugs of water gives me...

12 Pioneer Skills We Can’t Afford to Lose

The pioneers brought very little with them when they came to settle the wild frontier of North America. Many had basic knowledge or understanding of the careers they left...

15 Survival Uses for Bentonite Clay

Do you know the various uses of Bentonite clay? This natural mineral clay has the potential to filter out water, soil and our bodies from toxins, bacteria, viruses, and...

How to Catch Fish in a Survival Situation

Have you ever been in a situation whereby there is no food left and fishing for your next meal is a possibility? In this context survival fishing refers to...