US Representative Roscoe Bartlett (R-MD), lived through the great depression, so he’s seen how bad things can get. In a new documentary, Mr. Bartlett and others discuss the dangers posed to those living in cities and ways that your family can survive
It provides vital gear and supplies for recreational activities where it’s possible to become stranded (like hiking, snowmobiling, back-country skiing, 4-wheeling, and camping); and anybody who wants to be fully prepared.
“This is a guest post by Sheri and entry in our non-fiction writing contest – where you could win $100 cash. (This contest ends on June 5 2011 so get busy)”
A directory of listing agents, agencies, and property owners specializing in survival retreats.
All survivalists, indeed all citizens everywhere, should give proper thought and consideration to the threat posed by Nuclear, Biological, Chemical and Radiological agents
I have spent time and money on food and water preparation, on preparing my family plan for emergency situations that might last an extended period of time.
In today’s episode I talk about the tea plant.
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Datrex 2400 calorie bar You get: One package containing twelve 200 calorie individually plastic wrapped pieces
We are preppers. I love reading the prep/survival books. There’s so much information out there and so many people involved in prepping now, there’s just no reason to not do it!
Powerenz, Inc. designs and assembles portable solar power systems for applications ranging from military to adventure to environmental consciousness.
One thing to be said of modern life, you generally wind up living where the work is. Money can be very good, for example, when you're working as a government contractor in the Washington, DC area, so that's a plus.
I first became introduced to the survivalist movement in the 1970s when I read Howard J. Ruff's books Famine and Survival in America (1974) and How to Prosper During the Coming Bad Years: a Crash Course in Personal and Financial Survival (1979).
The recent PTR-91 post by F.B. mentioned damage to a windscreen by ejected brass. I sometimes shot both rifles and pistols from moving vehicles during training exercises.
There is a distinction between being ready and prepared. In my own personal journey I have found myself often in need of guidance.
This DVD contains ALL US Army Field Manuals authorized for public distribution!
Many readers of SurvivalBlog are Christians. For us, the search for a desirable "vote with your feet" relocation locale includes a very important criteria: finding a good church home.
I am guilty of falling into the “Wolverines!” mindset from time-to-time, that being the image of going toe-to-toe with the insidious foreign invasion force and setting up ambushes to destroy the evil occupiers
Once again thank you for your work on SurvivalBlog, may God richly bless you. I read Pat's review of the AK-47 and at the end the SKS was mentioned.
Matador Network has assembled a list of 14 natural items everyone should have on hand for first aid. Here are a few:
How to Make Your Car Last Forever … Or At Least, For As Long As Possible
The answer to everyone’s question is “No”, we are not too late to get started on our Survival Garden for this year, not for most of the population living in the United States and Canada.
Little has been written inSurvivalBlog aboutmoving one's wealth andfamilyoffshore in planning for a US currency collapse. I can share a few insights since mywife and I have done this as a backup plan. (Plan B).
After I saw Liam Neeson with a parachute cord bracelet at the beginning of the movie The A-Team, I thought "Okay, I got to get one."
As I sit here this evening, I am watching the aftermath of recent Missouri and Alabama tornadoes, Midwest flooding and western fires on television.
Like many preppers, we've been looking for ways to expand our self-sufficiency. With 25 years of experience raising chickens for both meat and eggs, adding another meat fowl seemed like a good move.
When preparing for any large-scale emergency or disaster scenario our initial tendency is to seek out the most basic necessities for survival: food, water, shelter.
I wanted to write about how to possibly get your wife on board for when SHTF from my own experience.
Back during World War II, "victory gardens" enabled Americans to grow 40 percent of all the vegetables that they needed. Those gardens greatly contributed to the war effort and helped Americans get through some very difficult times.