SURVIVAL

Winter Is A Beautiful, But At The Same Time Very Dangerous Season, Because The Danger Can Occur At Any Time: 9 Important Cold Weather Survival Tips

The rewards of the outdoors comes with a few dangers. There are so many things that can go wrong during a hunting or camping trip (car failure, getting lost, injury, avalanche, etc.) that I won’t have enough space in a single article to cover them all. Going out alone in cold temperatures is one …

SURVIVAL

10 Super Affordable Survival Items You Can Stock Up On NOW Without Breaking Your Wallet

Canned goods, flashlights, a first aid kit, and drinking water — if you have these in a survival situation, you’re good, right? Yes, probably — but add just a few more items to your survival arsenal and you can go from surviving to actually thriving, even during an emergency. These 10 items …

SURVIVAL

Shockingly Delicious Survival Food

The worst is going to happen at some point. At some point you’re going to have to rely on your food storage to stay alive. It doesn’t take too many meals of white rice and dry cornbread with canned chili to make you miss your favorite restaurant. It’s going to …

SURVIVAL

Stockpiling For Winter: How To Survive If The Electricity Goes Out

Winter months present a unique challenge in many parts of North America due to freezing temperatures. In fact, no other season is as deadly if the electricity goes out. So how do you prepare to survive the cold season? What should you stockpile? And if you’re tied to the electric …

SELF-SUFFICIENCY

How To Make Survival Cement For Your Off Grid Home

What are you going to do if someday you lose your home in a large-scale disaster of some sort and you have to build a shelter from scrap? Imagine that there will be thousands of people in the same situation as you and the building materials will be scarce or …

SELF-SUFFICIENCY

5 Best Survival Knots Learned From Our Grandparents

Knowing how to tie secure knots can be a critical skill in many pastimes and occupations. For firefighter, sailors, climbers and campers, survival can depend on a properly tied knot. They must be able to tie and release knots quickly and tightly using knot forms that will secure heavy objects …

PREPAREDNESS

Preparation In Case Of Zombie Apocalypse: If Zombie Disease Spreads Through A Virus, You Don’t Want That Stuff Spreading Through Your House!

An impending zombie attack is no laughing matter.What is more terrifying than the walking dead? Not much. This Halloween, make sure you’re prepared for the most terrifying apocalyptic scenario yet! While the chances of an actual disease that spreads and turns mankind into zombies are very low, there are a …

SURVIVAL

Forgotten Skills of Self-Sufficiency To Learn From Native Americans

Native Americans are, perhaps, the best example on the planet of a people who lived solely off the land while protecting it for future generations. They held the belief that we don’t own the land; we are simply borrowing it from our children. In other words, they lived sustainably, protected …

SELF-SUFFICIENCY

Top 3 Ingredients Used By Pioneers For A Survival Food Long-Term

While working cattle at my in-laws’ ranch recently I caught myself dreaming about the past, running through a checklist of things I take for granted that George – the ranch’s founder who grew up in the 1930s — never had the chance to enjoy as a kid in his small …

HOMESTEADING

Survive Without Modern Conveniences That may Be The Best Homesteading Skill To Learn From Great-Grandfathers Of All

Living without power, mini-marts, cars, electronics or running water may seem like a nightmare scenario but to great-grandfathers it was just the way life was. Having the skills to survive without modern conveniences is not only smart in case SHTF, it’s also great for the environment. We’ve compiled a list …