This is a segment that you can take for ideas and build off of for yourself. Survival is all about improvisation, and adaptability: those who adapt to the situation have a better chance at making it through the tough times.
There is no doubt that many parts of the globe are in crisis, and to many it seems as though a natural or man-made disaster could strike in their area at any moment. While it is always important to have certain basic first aid items like Band-Aids a
(Natural News) Self-sufficiency is a highly important skill that you should strive to achieve for your own personal benefit. After all, you wouldn't want to be caught unaware once disaster strikes. In terms of being self-sufficient as far as drink
Costco wants to be your one-stop shop for prepping supplies.
Can we prepare for everything?
Cottage cheese is one of those things that has far more ingredients than it should when you buy it at the store. Homemade cottage cheese is creamy, fluffy, and delicious, and it's made with only 3 simple ingredients:
Wisconsin - 29 December 2018 was the 44th anniversary of the first showing of Stanley Kubrick's nuclear war satire "Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb."
Have you noticed a sense of urgency in the prepping community lately? Maybe it's the tensions with North Korea. Maybe it's the slow-motion collapse of the brick-and-mortar retail industry.
Recently, a lot of signs have been pointing to a financial crisis the likes of the Great Depression hurtling toward us, but no one wants to heed these warnings.
In our interviews with Selco, he has frequently mentioned the Gray Man principle. This is something that people in the preparedness community mention a lot, but many don't fully understand it. In this week's interview, Selco explains how and
A look at several different commodities that could be used for bartering.
There may be a day when you cannot run to a grocery store or pharmacy for medical supplies.
There's always a ferocious debate among people who swear by bleach, hand sanitizer, or natural cleaning products. But the fact is, there's no black and white answer. There are times and places for each of these.
Once you know a storm is coming, the only sensible actions are to either protect yourself or to get out of the way. And so it has become time to roll up the Jay's Bar show and move along. If we simply vanish from view now, there won't be much in
(Natural News) Children get into all sorts of trouble, and many accidents may be hard to avoid. What's more, parents or guardians won't be able to keep an eye on the little ones every second of every day. Teaching your kids basic first aid skills
If you're interested in the end of the world, you're interested in New Zealand.
I was recently emailing back and forth with Selco and we were discussing the situation in the US right now, with the political polarization, the rage, and the general cognitive dissonance. I asked him if he saw any similarities between our situation
If the general public understood how vulnerable our reliance on global shipping made us, they'd all become preppers overnight.
(Natural News) If you don't have the presence of mind when a disaster strikes, all of your tools and plans will be next to useless.
Do you have a dental kit for your bug out bag? I've seen a lot of great bug out bags loaded up with all manner of tacticool gear, tiny first aid kits stuffed into Altoid tins, and ultralight camping supplies. That's wonderful and all, but where
(Natural News) As a prepper, it's important to have survival gear ready for your family because you never know when a disaster might strike. Make sure your bug out bag contains some or all of the items listed below so you're ready whenever SHTF.
(Natural News) Burns are one of the nastiest injuries out there, but they are generally easy to treat – if you're dealing with a first- or second-degree burn that is.
Barter is a hot topic in prepper circles, so I thought we should ask someone who has a lot of real-world experience with trade in a dangerous situation.
Hello to all those readers interested in learning from my personal experience of surviving an economic collapse.
Here we are in the home stretch of the Stockpile Challenge! Lots of us have been living off our supplies for nearly a month. And with just a few more days to go, we've really put our stockpiles to the test.
Imagine getting a phone call like this from your high school aged child. "Mom, there's been a shooting. I'm running." Those were the chilling words heard by a mom in Kentucky yesterday when her son was fleeing from a classmate who killed 2
(Natural News) Preppers have a well-rounded set of skills and if they're stuck in the wilderness, they have the know-how to survive for a couple of weeks or even longer. Do you know how to identify edibles if you're lost while hiking or camping?
For 38 long minutes, residents were certain that they were about to die. Few were prepared.