Twelve wild foods to forage for the holiday season

Twelve wild foods to forage for the holiday season You don’t have to wait for a SHTF event to forage! Nor would you have to forgo holiday treats after a major event that shut down regular supply lines. You might even want to forage if you’ve had a personal financial SHTF or simply want to …

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What a Grid Down Scenario Looks Like After 3 Months

What a Grid Down Scenario Looks Like After 3 Months When we look at a location off grid for a length of time, we usually talk about 3rd world countries that have never had power or live with daily power interruptions. This doesn’t give us a clear view. They are dealing with off the grid …

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Introducing the Ravean All Weather Heated Jacket

Introducing the Ravean All Weather Heated Jacket This jacket is hot! Pun intended. 🙂 If you live in a cold weather zone you know how important heating up your vehicle can be. Now you can heat your jacket as well! A new project presented via Kickstarter is this all terrain all weather jacket. In warmer …

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Restore Your Electricity After an Earthquake

Restore Your Electricity After an Earthquake The featured article talks to gaining electricity from the rubble. Not re-hooking up your on the grid power from a vender like Con Ed. I would strongly advise that you not attempt to jimmy rig or repair yourself any commercial power lines! Leave those to the professionals and to …

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Ideas for Your Storm Room

Ideas for Your Storm Room Storm rooms are becoming more and more popular. They are now included in new builds and being added to existing homes and businesses. They aren’t really a new fad, but rather the re-emergence of the old fashion storm shelter in a new form. Now they are actually inside the home …

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The Only Prep That Can’t be Bought

The Only Prep That Can’t be Bought Without a doubt many of you are thinking..” Skills of course, duh!” but that would be wrong. Almost any creature can be taught. You can in today’s world pay someone to teach you bushcraft, evasion techniques, how to use a firearm, or to garden. In a post SHTF …

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Supplies for Pandemic Survival

Supplies for Pandemic Survival If you are a fan of TWD (A popular USA zombie television series – The Walking Dead) you know what would be the worst pandemic scenario! Now we rationally know that a pandemic of any kind isn’t going to create zombie beings. However, if you have seen what the end stages …

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Self Defense Tricks Everyone Should Know

Self Defense Tricks Everyone Should Know Most of us aren’t armed at all times. Especially in an environment where we feel safe and comfortable. Like it or not even if you are armed you could end up in a life or death struggle for the weapon with an attacker. Basic awareness tips and self defense …

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15 Easy and Clever DIY Hacks to Organize Kitchen Cabinets

15 Easy and Clever DIY Hacks to Organize Kitchen Cabinets Too much storage space said no one ever! I am a bit of a neat freak especially in the kitchen. I want organized cabinets and drawers so I am able to lay hands on what I want or need it without digging through a messy …

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Know If Someone Is Following You

Know If Someone Is Following You Being aware of being followed may be a skill that is more prevalent in women than men. But it shouldn’t be. Men can be targeted as well as women. It’s just a sad fact that in most populations women are forced to be more aware than their male counterparts. …

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