SHTF Weapons Checklist

For many preppers, a firearm is a must-have item for dealing with the aftermath of a potential SHTF or grid-down event. Firearms in the hands of properly trained individuals...

Shoot To Kill: Instinctive Shooting

In close quarters, defensive shooting, you do not aim as such using your handguns sights, because you usually you do not have time for this. You use a method...

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...

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...

7 Prepper Food Storage Mistakes

1 – VARIETY Most people have inadequate variety in their housing. 95% of the people with whom I worked stored only the four essential things we listed earlier: wheat,...

Bug out Bags and Survival Vests

A Bug Out Bag, Survival Vest or Both As preppers we all spend a lot of time looking at, revamping and assessing our bug-out bags (BOBs). Even once you think...

How to use Christmas to Get Your Friends and Family Into Prepping

Gathering together with friends and family during Christmas time can be a prime opportunity to introduce preparedness into their lives – or expand on a small interest in survival...

18 Vintage Homesteading Tools to Search for at Garage Sales

I’ve discovered something that was rather surprising – that the ways we do things today aren’t necessarily the best ways to do them. As we look back in time...

Hiding in Plain Sight – Innovative Ways to Discreetly Wear Survival Gear

Hiding in plain sight is a term everyone has heard at one point or another. What does it mean from a prepper’s perspective? How much can you really carry...

6 Inexpensive Skills Every Prepper Needs

Take a second and think if there is anyone you know who has loads of supplies packed in their home. Now ask yourself if that person has the knowledge...