Clean water is important for life and there are many scenarios that can threaten your drinking and cooking supply.
Essential oils offer more than just a pleasant smell. You are probably used to using them for relaxing massages, but, did you know that they can be used as a natural substitute for chemical cleaners and disinfectants as well?
Sometimes people think that a summer power outage is easier to deal with than a winter one. After all, in the summer, you don't have to worry about freezing to death, which is a very real threat during a long-lasting winter outage.
Having overcome a few personal incidents that rocked the boat these last few weeks, I want to write now about one of the most important experiences regarding the psychological aspect of prepping. Looking back as a Venezuelan prepper, there are things
In preparation for an emergency situation in the medical realm, there are some fairly inexpensive OTC items that could potentially save your life during an SHTF situation. Now I am NOT a doctor, and I don't play one on TV. I'm just a mom who has
There is not one prep greater than your own body and mind. That sounds like a broad, sweeping statement, but it's 100% true.
The rhetoric in the United States is heating up and we're sounding anything but… well… united.
The rhetoric in the United States is heating up and we're sounding anything but…well…united. It seems to most media pundits like we are too far down the path to Civil War 2.0 to turn back now. Activists are laying siege to government offices. T
If you search the internet, you will find many suggestions on how to prepare for the unexpected. Some of this advice is good and some isn't.
Apps make it easy to create a second number.
The FDA has warned of a multistate salmonella outbreak that has been traced back to a popular Kellogg's cereal. So far, the outbreak has affected 73 people in 31 states.
There are actually a lot of different types of energy sources to tap into after a disaster strikes.
One of my many business activities is being the Chairman of the Board of a company that's traded on a major stock exchange. The company is in the real estate business; we own a number of residential properties. And at the annual shareholder meetin
Let's talk today about assessing your required capabilities.
The importance of knowing how to build simple machines in the event of a collapse cannot be overlooked. This applies to far more than just machine tools. How do you build a horse-drawn wagon, agricultural machinery, a steam engine, and tens of thousa
(Natural News) While there are differences between homesteading and prepping, both lifestyles emphasize self-sufficiency.
In 2018, there have been at least 4 false alarms that have drummed up panic for no reason at all. It makes you wonder, what's with all these false alarms? And how can we actually trust an alert that comes to our phone from the Emergency Alert Syste
A growing number of homeschooling families are members of the preparedness community and vice versa. Some families choose home education and are introduced to emergency preparedness and homesteading concepts by others in their local homeschool groups
Today I'm going to share a unique, European-based idea that could set you up for decades to come… and could even benefit your children and grandchildren.
(Natural News) If you live in the city but you want to start prepping, don't despair. You can start a kitchen garden in your own home, or you can join other preppers and cultivate a community garden.
Preppers and Spam go together like peas and carrots, right? Well, for some preppers, anyway. And if you're one of them, you need to go check your stockpile right now.
(Natural News) When SHTF, you'll need a steady source of food and potable water. Food is easy to stockpile, especially if you're familiar with the basics of short- and long-term food storage.