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Alternate Ways of House Warming in a Disaster

Alternate Ways of House Warming in a Disaster

Warming your home in a disaster can be very challenging. It's easy to assume that electricity will always be available. It's easy to assume that gas lines will remain intact. Unfortunately, if you think along those lines, you are assuming...
Backyard Fish Farming for Survival

Backyard Fish Farming for Survival

Did you know that you can create a fish pond in a purely urban environment? If a disaster was to strike, you could have a safe and consistent supply of protein by simply building a backyard fish pond. More and more preppers are getting...
Building Your Own Fire Starting Kit

Building Your Own Fire Starting Kit

Fire is necessary for survival. You need fire for warmth. You also need it to prepare food. If you are out in the open, you also need to start a fire to prevent wild animals from threatening members of your party. Fire is absolutely...
Create Natural Remedies in your Kitchen

Create Natural Remedies in your Kitchen

Did you know that Mother Nature has already created a natural pharmacy for human beings? There are tons of plants and plant parts that can be used to treat all sorts of ailments. From cuts and burns to a more serious condition like...
Finding Sources of Water, Post-Disaster

Finding Sources of Water, Post-Disaster

When disaster strikes, it's really important to have a ready source of water. This is why the number one item people prepare for in any kind of disaster, and should have available in their shelter, is bottled water. This is non-negotiable....
Food Storage - Nutrition, Packaging, Quality, and Price

Food Storage - Nutrition, Packaging, Quality, and Price

If you are going to be storing food to ensure that your family will survive any kind of emergency, make sure that you pay attention to 4 Key Factors: Nutrition, Packaging, Quality, and Price. If you are careless with any of these factors,...
Guide to Raising Meat Rabbits

Guide to Raising Meat Rabbits

Many preppers at different parts of the United States figured out that rabbits are a great source of survival meat. Survival meat packs a lot of calories and protein while requiring fewer inputs and attention than traditional sources...
Gunshot Wound Treatment - Survival Style

Gunshot Wound Treatment - Survival Style

In any kind of emergency, there is a possibility of conflict. Always expect this to happen. It doesn't matter how well you know your neighbors, or how peaceful your area is. Be prepared for interpersonal conflict. Maybe your neighbors...
How Much Water is Needed to Survive?

How Much Water is Needed to Survive?

The human body is mostly water. To be precise, our body is more than 2/3 water. That's a lot of water. This should not be a surprise because water is needed for optimal nutrient or molecule transfer. On the one hand, it takes too long...
How to Build a Survival First Aid Kit

How to Build a Survival First Aid Kit

A first aid kit can be a lifesaver during a disaster. You don't know what will happen. Maybe somebody would suffer cuts and bruises. Maybe some people in your party might get burned. You just don't know what kind of injury you will...
How to Cook Food Without Power

How to Cook Food Without Power

Most Americans assume that electricity will always be available. After all, we live in America and electricity is a birthright. Unfortunately, it only takes one hurricane, tornado or blizzard to destroy that false sense of comfort....
How to Preserve Food

How to Preserve Food

During an emergency, you will probably end up scavenging for food items. The problem is, unlike normal times where your fridge is working, you can't count on electrical power. In many cases, you probably will lack electricity for several...
Key Things to Keep in Mind About Food Stockpiling

Key Things to Keep in Mind About Food Stockpiling

When stockpiling food, there are several key factors you need to keep in mind. If you are clueless regarding this, chances are you would find out about your food stockpile's limitations in the worst way possible. You wouldn't want...
Sanitation and Hygiene in a Disaster

Sanitation and Hygiene in a Disaster

Sanitation and hygiene are often overlooked in a disaster. Most people just focus on simply surviving the emergency. This truly is too bad because if you take sanitation and hygiene for granted, you might end up surviving the initial...
Survival Food Storage Do's and Don'ts

Survival Food Storage Do's and Don'ts

When storing food to survive a disaster, make sure that you follow the following rules. A lot of people go about prepping by doing things by the seat of their pants. That is not going to help you survive emergencies in the most optimal...
Surviving a Disaster When You are Away from Home

Surviving a Disaster When You are Away from Home

If you are traveling and got caught up in a natural disaster or a man-made disaster like riots and breakouts, it is always a good idea to be ready for survival. Being a survivor doesn't depend on the equipment you have. Instead, it...
The Advantages of Freeze-Dried Emergency Food

The Advantages of Freeze-Dried Emergency Food

When disaster strikes, you don't know how long you will be cut off from the rest of civilization. You don't know how long you would be physically prevented from accessing normal sources of food and water supplies. It's really important...
Top Ways of Purifying Water

Top Ways of Purifying Water

There are many ways to purify water in the wild. Obviously, the most convenient are through the use of water purification tablets or droplets. These are made from chemicals that react with whatever liquid you put them in to purify...
Top Ways to Keep Food Cold in a Disaster

Top Ways to Keep Food Cold in a Disaster

When disaster strikes, it's really important to pay attention to your food store. If you are storing fresh food or food in its natural state, you need to keep it as cold as possible. Why? At low temperatures, microorganisms are slowed...
What's the Big Deal About Prepping?

What's the Big Deal About Prepping?

We live in a very unstable world. Disasters can break out at any time. There are all sorts of man-made and natural emergencies that threaten us at all times. To simply choose not to think about these things doesn't make them go away....