Author Archives: Survival Update Team

Author Archives: Survival Update Team

  • How to Prepare Kids for Survival

    How to Prepare Kids for Survival

    The key to prepping kids for survival situations is to do it without them knowing, so they don’t become scared or nervous about their future. Instead, work trainings into their everyday lives that will help them in these situations. First, teach them vital skills that they’ll need to survive, ...
  • Surviving An Economic Collapse

    Surviving An Economic Collapse

    Will society as we know it suddenly collapse? Maybe, but a more probable outcome is a delayed, slow breakdown of our modern society. High unemployment will cause families to burn through retirement funds and savings. Families will lose their homes to the banks they have borrowed from, and the ...
  • Choosing A Shelter Location

    Choosing A Shelter Location

    If you find yourself stuck in the wilderness, would you know where to settle down and build shelter? Knowing where and how to build it is vital for your survival. No matter what tools or supplies you have with you, it won’t matter if you don’t bunker down in a proper spot.   Building ...
  • Pioneer Tools You Should Own Today

    Pioneer Tools You Should Own Today

    In the 19th century, pioneers were forced to carry not only the things they needed to survive, but also heavy tools that they would need to settle in the frontier. Chances are, the tools you have at home far outnumber the tools that the pioneers needed back then. Here are the simple tools that ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Siberian Survival Tips

    The people have Russia have a rich history, which when examined closely, can benefit survivalists greatly. The Russian people have many secrets to surviving, including how to get by using things found in nature to heal physical and mental ailments. The recipes and holistic tips below all come ...