News Lessons from Ferguson: Prepping for Civil Unrest and Martial Law
Any prepared and informed person knows that the threat isn't always the event itself, which could be anything from a natural disaster to a rioting spree after a sporting event to an economic collapse.
News Powerful Portraits of People Living Off the Grid
Whenever the emails pile up or the traffic grinds to a crawl, many of us fantasize about leaving it all behind and unplugging from the grid.
News What You Need to Do to Survive Ebola BEFORE the Panic Starts
The Ebola virus is spreading and no one in any position of authority is releasing information to the public about how serious of a contagion this is.
News 10 Skills That Urban Preppers Should Learn
Skills are a major part of prepping. Although it is important to have supplies in place; the belief is that skills, and not supplies, will give you a greater survival advantage during a long term emergency.
News Sixteen Must Have Books for Preppers
Every week I receive at least one email from a reader asking me for my list of must have survival books, so to make it easier for me (and readers asking that question), ...
News Prepping Myth: When SHTF You Will Bug Out To The Woods
I wanted to address a few common misconceptions that I think some people have with how they plan to address a SHTF event in their lives.
News Housetrike three-wheeled camper shelters homeless nomads
While not nearly as popular or diverse as motor vehicle camping trailers, pedal-powered campers like the Midget Bushtrekka provide another form of mobile shelter.
News Ingenius: Turning plastic bottles into string!
Now this is an ingenius idea that anyone can do. Taking any plastic bottle and turning it into string, as seen in the video.
News Sending Your Child from a Fully Stocked/Prepared Home to College for the First Time, by Mom
We have been successful with preparing our "bug-in" home and continue to learn and make mistakes along the way
News It Takes a Village: 33 Awesome Projects for Preppers
It is an old classic and we all know the words: "Summertime and the livin' is easy. Fish are jumpin', and the cotton is high."
News Strategic Relocation Preparedness Tip: Find The Perfect Survival Retreat or Homestead
Finding the right place to live can be a daunting task. And for those looking to strategically relocate out of major cities to a more sustainable and free lifestyle it could be even more challenging.
News Prepper Preparedness: Personal Fitness and Health
The older I get, the more I value the importance of good health and good physical fitness as it relates to long term survival.
News How To Build A Cabin In A Weekend For Under $5000
Make sure you like Homestead and Survival on Facebook or Google Plus to be updated every time we find a tutorial for innovative ways you can become self-sufficient on a budget.
News 30 Signs That You're One of Those "Crazy Preppers"
With all the recent talk in the news about "Doomsday Preppers" and the demonization in the media, you have to be aware that you're considered a littleβ¦.different.
News FBI Raids Home of Dangerous Doomsday Prepper: Agents Find Legally Owned Firearms, Barrels of Food
The Federal Bureau of Investigation and other law enforcement agencies blasted alerts all over the country last week advising Americans to be on the lookout for 'Doomsday Prepper' Martin Winters, who police say was stockpiling over fifty "high powere
News 10 Unconventional Additions to Your Emergency Medical Kit
Okay, I am sure you all have a medical kit to be proud of, you've got all the bandages, the slings, the ointments and creams, but sometimes, just sometimes, the most mundane items can make life simpler,....
News Gravity Fed Water Systems, by J.S.
Gravity systems are simple but very complex at the same time. Having lived on spring water that was fed by gravity for over 50 years, I have some experience in making these systems work and easy to maintain.
News The Water Solution
http://survivalblog.com, by E.G.
I am writing this article because most of my friends are still living in major U.S. cities and I feel that this information could be very valuable to them.
News Disease: 10 Conditions That Will Become Far More Common After A Collapse
Diseases come and diseases goβ¦rather like fashions, but with diseases it's the general conditions prevailing at the time that denotes what gets a foothold and what doesn't.
News Seventy-Five Ways To Save Money For Prepping, by E.S.
There seems to be a significant uptick in the number of people who are concerned about preparing for unforeseen circumstances.
News Letter Re: Getting A Real Education
No disputes on the article from me. It points out that the "college education" and the attendant debt only assures more debt and dubious occupation opportunities.
News When You're Feeling Powerless: Preparing for Power Outages
It was the second time my power went out in one day. The first time was at two in the morning when a nearby fuse or transformer blew causing a power outage.
News Livestock Breeding Strategies For When SHTF β Part 1, by S.W.
Since my high school days, I have dedicated my spare time to breeding quality creaturesβ parakeets, gerbils, rabbits, cats, and canaries.