Disasters come in all shapes and sizes, and so do your preps. There are four different levels of disasters, from personal emergencies to a full-on SHTF end-of-the-world … Read the rest
A flood is a disaster that just keeps coming back to haunt areas affected by it. As the waters recede, it doesn’t mean that the risk of illness is … Read the rest
Sometimes, real survival/prepping can be nicely organized and presented in a form of lists and tasks that you check off on your way of prepping. But no list … Read the rest
I don’t tend to write a whole lot about things like body armor and the like. Partly because – and I’m sorry to generalize – that tends … Read the rest
Welcome to the United States of Censorship.
Your tour guide today is Senator Chris Murphy, a Democrat from Connecticut, tweeted some pro-censorship nonsense the other day. In … Read the rest
Through the media, we have gotten a picture of scavengers, so there are movies and book about guys who ride motorcycles while wearing helmets with horns. These guys … Read the rest
A lot of folks think those Depression Era techniques for stretching food are only … Read the rest
There’s something brewing in America since the last election and that is a complete lack of civility on all sides of the political spectrum. Uncivil behavior isn’t … Read the rest
Preparedness isn’t just about the supplies you stockpile and the skills you learn. It’s about psychology too. And an important step toward survival is understanding the psychology … Read the rest
Editor’s Note: You’ve probably read recently that Venezuelans are struggling now with access to power and water. On Bloomberg today, there’s an excellent article that … Read the rest
When it hits the fan…I mean REALLY hits the fan in a permanent kind of way, the most likely outcome is death.
That’s not pretty, and I’m … Read the rest