Monthly Archives: March 2016

  • Preparing a Get-Home Bag

    Preparing a Get-Home Bag

    You may have heard of a BOB (bug out bag) but have you thought of preparing a get-home bag in case of emergencies? If something happens while you are anywhere outside of the home, you’ll need these items handy to make it back safe: Water Food Personal documents First-aid kit that includes ...
  • Understanding Seeds for Survival

    Understanding Seeds for Survival

    Will you know how to regrow and restock your food supply to survive? The secret is seeds. Terms to Know It’s important to buy the right seeds for survival, so learn these terms to better understand the world of seeds: Organic This term does not apply just to seeds, but rather to plants as a ...
  • Every Day Carry

    Every Day Carry

    The term “Every Day Carry” or EDC has spawned as a result of social media groups about prepping, preparedness, weapons, and the like. It’s also fun to see what’s in everyone’s pockets! According to Wikipedia, the term refers to “items that are carried on a consistent basis to assist in dealing ...
  • The Dos and Don’ts of Water Storage

    The Dos and Don’ts of Water Storage

    Storing water is very different than storing food, and you will die from thirst long before you die of hunger. It takes just 3-5 days for a person to perish from dehydration. According to the Pacific Institute of Studies, people lose just over 2 pints of water each day through normal bodily ...
  • Surviving Martial Law

    Surviving Martial Law

    We live in uncertain times. Threats like ISIS make the possibility of Martial law coming to your city more probable than in years past. And while we hope and pray that such a scenario doesn’t come to pass, it never hurts to be prepared. Martial law is the imposition of military rule and ...
  • 10 Natural Remedies for your Medical Kit

    10 Natural Remedies for your Medical Kit

    Prepping isn’t just about food, water, and weapons. Depending on what happens, medical supplies may be more important than food when SHTF. But instead of handing your money over to Big Pharma, we suggest you put your faith into the natural remedies that mankind has trusted for thousands of ...
  • A Common but Unexpected Disaster

    A Common but Unexpected Disaster

    Fire is one of the most common disasters to threaten any household. Potential loss increases dramatically if that household belongs to a prepper family. With hundreds or thousands of dollars invested in food and supplies, a fire can spell disaster for prepper families. And while fire is a ...
  • Homemade Sauces, Dips and Dressings

    Homemade Sauces, Dips and Dressings

    Preppers should not rely on bottled sauces, dips and dressings to flavor food, and should instead learn how to create their own condiments with natural ingredients. There are endless recipes to utilize to create these food flavorings, but here are a few favorites:   Homemade Balsamic ...
  • Natural Remedies for Preppers

    Natural Remedies for Preppers

    Instead of shelling out hundreds of dollars for prescription or over the counter medicines, preppers should rely on the plethora of natural remedies that are available. Here are the most used and effective remedies to always have on hand:   Apple Cider Vinegar Sipping on apple cider ...
  • How to Keep Weeds Out of Your Garden

    How to Keep Weeds Out of Your Garden

    Weeds can absorb essential vitamins and nutrients from the soil that would otherwise go to vegetables and fruits that you have planted in your garden. Contrary to popular belief, weeds can be manageable with the right approach! To get a weed-free garden, use these three secrets:   Weed ...