Category Archive: SHTF

A Prepper’s Guide to Bread Making

A Prepper’s Guide to Bread Making Bread is one of staple of any pantry. Almost every culture on earth eats it in some form. When the French toast brigade hits stores just before a storm, it’s one of the first shelves to become bare. If the disaster is long term, what are people going to …

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DIY Hinged HOOP HOUSE for Raised Bed

DIY Hinged HOOP HOUSE for Raised Bed I love this project! If you don’t have room, time, or even money for a full size green house this mini hoop house can still provide the benefits of one on a much smaller scale. It could also be a viable answer for renters because it literally can …

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Priority Home Security Improvements

Priority Home Security Improvements Home security is a topic that doesn’t always get the attention it should on prepping sites. Our homes are our safe havens from the world. Having that safety shattered is a SHTF event. Sometimes we are so busy worrying about outside SHTF events and bugging out etc.. that we forget about …

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Calculate EXACTLY how many beans, bullets and bandaids to store

Calculate EXACTLY how many beans, bullets and bandaids to store It’s kind of a joke to call preppers the beans, bullets, and bandaid brigade. But truthfully in many ways we are. I hate beans but I have a few pounds around and if you were to check my medicine cabinet you would assume I’m extremely …

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Accurately calculate how much food you need for SHTF

Accurately calculate how much food you need for SHTF We are given estimates on how much food we need to store per person for a SHTF event. But have you really looked at the serving size on some foods? I was looking at the serving size on a bottle of salad dressing the other day …

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The Definitive Bushcraft Skills List

The Definitive Bushcraft Skills List Bushcraft is a set of skills that you need to survive and even thrive in nature without outside assistance. To subsist in an environment where you can’t flick your Bic, stop by the Seven Eleven and pick up a last minute item, nor rent a cozy condo. Relying on yourself …

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DIY Boot Survival Kit

DIY Boot Survival Kit We’ve seen a number of small survival kits that could get you through a large difficult issue. These kits aren’t intended to replace your bug out bag not even your 72 hour kit rather to add to them and for use when those kits might not be available to us. We …

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Optimum Survival Group Size

Optimum Survival Group Size We all know that that lone wolf survival epic is just that… an epic myth. It might be the way to go when the SHTF initially. But eventually you must sleep. There is a whole lot to be done to stay alive with any quality of life. Even the old hermits …

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Potential Mass Shootings Stopped by People With a Personal Firearm

Potential Mass Shootings Stopped by People With a Personal Firearm Right now in the United States we are coming to terms with yet another mass shooting. So soon after Las Vegas the Texas church shooting has the country reeling. But it isn’t the fact that there was yet another mass shooting that has changed the …

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Tips on Pulling Guard Duty

Tips on Pulling Guard Duty What can you learn about guard duty? It’s simple enough right? You walk around the perimeter of the camp, stay awake, and sound the alarm if danger enters the area. Easy peasy. If these are your thoughts on doing guard duty… I don’t think I want you doing duty for …

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