Sometimes I think that the next Revolutionary War will take place in a vegetable garden. Instead of bullets, there will be seeds. Instead of chemical warfare, there will be rainwater, carefully collected from the gutters of the house. Instead of
Bob Griswold recently joined me on the CSS to talk about preparation for what is coming. Every situation requires a little of a different approach. This is a must listen show as it will help you consider things you never thought of when it comes to y
Hello people. You must be already aware of the terrible water situation that people in most of the cities in Venezuela is facing. This is the product of the combination of several factors that I will try to explain. But please! Understand that we
One of the problems with medicine is that there are lots of gadgets – everywhere you look there is a machine that wrrrr's or goes 'ping'. There are lots of useful gadgets which you could invest in, but most are horrendously expensive or requi
Today I want to talk about something essential: Making money in a post-collapse world.
prepared family"...In the U.S. we are literally on life support, plugged into the electric grid. If somebody unplugs us, everything necessary to sustain life stops: food, water, fuel, transportation, medical care, communications, financial – ever
Want To Survive The Coming Squeeze? With Food Shortages Ahead And Food Prices Set For Massive Escalation, This Is Why Preppers Are Much Better Geared For Survival
Before refrigerators, eggs were preserved using different methods to prolong their shelf life.
As a person with chemical sensitivities and minor pollen allergies, currently living in an area with frequent dust storms and wildfires, I was very excited to give the Bioscarf (www.Bioscarf.com) a test run.
To bug out or bug in? That is a question that a lot of us may have given some thought to over the years. If you haven't thought about it much then you probably should ask yourself some questions that will help you think more logically about it when
A common bug out or survival strategy is to simply outfit a vehicle with all the necessary supplies and resources you would need. When you're preparing for an emergency, your vehicle is a good place to store certain items since it'll likely be yo
This is going to be an article that ticks people off - and some of those people will be my own readers. I'm sorry for offending you, but it's got to be said. I don't sell essential oils on my website and it's for a very good reason.
If disaster was a human named SHTF, it would be that person who takes delight in dropping by unannounced and seeing you at your worst: still in your PJs, out of coffee, and taken utterly by surprise.
I was recently doing some research about the aftermath of some natural disasters that took place here in America. I was shocked to find that the articles I was looking for - ones that I had read in the past - were pretty hard to find, but article
When a disaster strikes unexpectedly, there's nearly always some kind of monkey wrench that causes your well-thought-out prepper plans to work less effectively than expected. When describing the situation, the person says sheepishly, "Normally w
I realized that it is all about learning to live with less, to use wisely as much of the environment supply that Nature makes available for us, and a wise choice of location to take advantage of this.
Prescription meds and over-the-counter medications may or may not be available in a given economic collapse, but you can always grow your own medicinal herbs or even source them in the wild. If you could only have one medicinal herb in your survival
Are you trying to prep but you have a family member who can't have wheat products? The regular prepping guidebooks and checklists aren't going to be of much help when you or someone you love is gluten-free.
Ernest Hancock broadcasts live from Bangor, Maine with Jay Noone, Derrick Slopey. Topics: Welding; 'Man Camp', Survival and Prepping Skills, etc...
A respirator mask is a prep that is potentially lifesaving, doesn't cost a lot of money, and is oft-overlooked in the prepper world. Some folks like to invest in gas masks (which, of course, are irreplaceable during certain types of disasters) or t
If you are fortunate enough to have a well or some other stable, reliable source of off-grid water, you probably can stop reading. Or should you? When it comes to storing water for emergencies or a SHTF situation, nobody can be certain of the reliabi
Prepping for Normal People: How to Prep When You're NOT an Epic Wilderness Survival Guru
Just because you have never been in a riot yourself or you don't plan on it, doesn't mean that you shouldn't be prepared.
Bugging out means you can't carry your whole medicine cabinet with you. You may not be able to reach a doctor who can write prescriptions for you, either. But you may already have essential oils with you that can help address infections. These are
(Natural News) In the technology-dependent world we live in today, an EMP attack is one of the worst things that could happen. Surviving one requires a lot of preparation and planning. You need to understand first what an EMP is and what it can affec
Several years ago, I wrote the following for a survival medicine book we had put together. I still think it provides a realistic view of the potential medical environment in a grid down or austere survival situation.
A major component of family preparedness is the maintenance of comfort, control, and self-preservation in a time of crisis. Whatever the source of the crisis, we as humans want to protect the homestead and our loved ones at any cost. (And by the wa
Writing an article about "what makeshift weapons can you use when you do not have weapons" sounds completely out of the prepper realm. Because when the SHTF and you find yourself in your home without any real weapons, that usually means you are n
The other day, I was cleaning out my freezer and something magical happened. Not only did I get a nice, organized freezer, but I realized what it really means to eat locally.
Sounds around us is one of the ways Mother Nature has to warn us, attract us to something, and for humans during these so-called modern times, enjoy and relax. It can be a very powerful tool.