Back to homepage

Tag "survival"

16 Things You Must Have in Your Stockpile for This Year’s Hurricane Season

16 Things You Must Have in Your Stockpile for This Year’s Hurricane Season

🕔08:42, 31.Jul 2020

While we’ve all been busy worrying about the pandemic and rioters destroying our cities, the calendar has been marching on. Time, they say, doesn’t stand still for any man, and apparently it doesn’t stand still for a virus either. We’re

Read Full Article
Uncommon Survival Uses for Common Household Items

Uncommon Survival Uses for Common Household Items

🕔08:00, 30.Jul 2020

There’s a bit of a tendency in the survival community to go gadget-crazy. I guess that’s not all that surprising, considering that it’s a male-dominated area and we guys are into gadgets. I actually get a double dose of that,

Read Full Article
What Happens If You Put Silver In Milk?

What Happens If You Put Silver In Milk?

🕔11:04, 27.Jul 2020

Back in the day, before refrigeration, a particular problem was keeping stuff fresh for extended periods. There were many weird and wonderful ideas, the practical ranging from the Victorian ice house, to cool dark pantries and root cellars. Curries actually

Read Full Article
How to Keep Your Money Safe for When SHTF

How to Keep Your Money Safe for When SHTF

🕔07:40, 24.Jul 2020

Ask any financial advisor, and they’ll tell you that you should have at least enough money in savings to cover three months worth of bills. That’s before you start working on any real investments. We are all prone to the

Read Full Article
What Kind Of Guns Are Best Stored To Leave As An Inheritance

What Kind Of Guns Are Best Stored To Leave As An Inheritance

🕔06:24, 23.Jul 2020

Anyone who has ever gone in a gun store understands that guns can be expensive. Those of us who own several of them (and who doesn’t?) can have quite a bit of money invested in our gun collection. That makes

Read Full Article
20 Survival Foods That Will Last 20 Years

20 Survival Foods That Will Last 20 Years

🕔07:10, 20.Jul 2020

Humans can live for up to three weeks without food, but the effects of hunger and starvation begin to affect us within days after we cease consuming calories. This is why food storage is critical when preparing for any emergency,

Read Full Article
6 Essential Maps to Store Before an EMP

6 Essential Maps to Store Before an EMP

🕔07:35, 17.Jul 2020

The US Army has a facility in Fort Irwin, California, known as the National Training Center (NTC). There are a number of other “National Training Centers” operated by various departments of the government, but it’s the one run by the

Read Full Article
7 Ways To Make A Decent Living Even If You’re Retired

7 Ways To Make A Decent Living Even If You’re Retired

🕔10:11, 16.Jul 2020

Baby boomers are learning some alarming news – their retirement isn’t enough. After being told all their lives that having a million dollars in assets would guarantee they had enough for retirement, they’re now being told that they need double

Read Full Article
6 Items To Carry If There Are Protests In Your State

6 Items To Carry If There Are Protests In Your State

🕔07:11, 13.Jul 2020

The face of downtown Richmond Virginia has changed radically. There was a point in my life where I crossed Monument Avenue every single day on my way to work. I haven’t been up there since the riots and protests. The

Read Full Article
How To Use The Bark Of This Common Tree To Keep Your Meat From Spoiling

How To Use The Bark Of This Common Tree To Keep Your Meat From Spoiling

🕔08:17, 10.Jul 2020

There are many things which have been lost in the halls of history. Those who have gone before us had ways of doing things that we can’t even imagine. In some cases, those ways were more ingenious than our own,

Read Full Article
How To Make Apple Butter With 2 Years Shelf-Life

How To Make Apple Butter With 2 Years Shelf-Life

🕔07:12, 9.Jul 2020

Each year we head West on I-64 to Carter Mountain Orchard. This is a special trip because our oldest son’s name is Carter and we joke and dream about the orchard being Carter’s. While we have some peach trees on

Read Full Article
6 Traps to Place on Your Property Against Looting Rioters

6 Traps to Place on Your Property Against Looting Rioters

🕔07:14, 6.Jul 2020

Protests against the murder of George Floyd have led to protests around the country. This isn’t the first time we’ve seen this happen, but it is probably the most widespread and has lasted the longest than ever before. The Black

Read Full Article
Meal in a Bag: Hamburger Gravy and Mashed Potatoes

Meal in a Bag: Hamburger Gravy and Mashed Potatoes

🕔09:52, 3.Jul 2020

Making your own MREs and emergency food is a healthy alternative! This is one recipe I never thought I’d get right! Actually, it’s not even a dish I thought I would try and develop into a meals-in-a bag-recipe. But I

Read Full Article
12 Essential Things to Buy Before the Second Wave of COVID-19

12 Essential Things to Buy Before the Second Wave of COVID-19

🕔08:09, 2.Jul 2020

As the country starts opening up again, many of us are waiting with baited breath. The lockdowns worked to flatten the curve, but what now? Initial projections showed a surge in the number of COVID-19 cases, once the lockdowns were

Read Full Article
15+ Survival Items To Keep In Your Car At All Times For SHTF

15+ Survival Items To Keep In Your Car At All Times For SHTF

🕔10:45, 30.Jun 2020

We Americans sometimes overlook how much the automobile is integrated into our lifestyle. We are so accustomed to driving everywhere, that we don’t even think of it. Yet, our lives, especially suburban life, is designed around the idea that we

Read Full Article