Talking to Family About Prepping
Preppin’ ain’t crazy! That’s the kneejerk response most of us want to shout at our friends and family members who view our activities as being nothing more than conspiracy theory precautions. It’s also the wrong way to go about convincing those folks that we are, in fact, not looney tunes. Prepping, ..
Helping a Neighbor During a Disaster
Without fail, disasters bring out the best in some people and the worst in others. Some people are better prepared for handling a disaster situation, while others rely on their neighbors, the local community, and government response agencies for assistance. As preppers, we all know how important it is to take ..
An Annual Review of Prepping
Although you might consider yourself a “prepper,” unless you conduct an annual review of your plans and gear, you are not fully prepared. Emergency situations and disasters can occur within the blink of an eye, often without any forewarning. If you have gear in your kits that has passed the expiration ..
Fortitude Ranch Survival and Recreational Facility
There are many types of Preppers, but most of us find that we don’t have enough time, skills, or money to be truly prepared on our own or with immediate family. Most people are better off joining a survival community with professional staff and a good facility—providing economies of scale with large ..
Studying Self-Defense for Survival
It’s no secret that is has become increasingly difficult to protect yourself when you’re out in public. Stricter gun laws and gun free zones, put more of us unnecessarily at risk than ever before. Even in states with Open Carry/Constitutional Carry laws, there are still facilities and areas where ..
North Korea Goes Nuclear; Grab Your Gear!
I know what you’re thinking…I’ve heard this rhetoric before, and normally I would agree with you. However, the past 8 years of the previous Presidential administration has emboldened the dictatorial leader of North Korea, Kim Jong Un, to develop a nuclear program as well as an arsenal of weapons. ..
Got Water Filters…?
Water is the elixir of life. We cannot live without it for more than 3 days, and with winter already upon us, finding water that isn’t frozen will be your top priority during a disaster situation. While frozen water can be thawed and consumed for winter survival, digging it out, starting a fire, and boiling ..
Right about now, you’re probably asking yourself; what is superfood? We’d like to thank you for asking and get right down to answering that question to the best of our ability. Superfoods are those foods which are thought to possess an extremely dense amount of nutrition, making them an excellent ..
Grab Your EMP Gear
Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few years, you should be fully aware of the constant and continuous “nuclear” rhetoric that streams from the darkest corner of the planet, North Korea. While we seldom had to take this rhetoric seriously in the past, the Obama years emboldened ..
5 Fast DIY Faraday Cage Designs
If you are not familiar with EMP’s (Electro-Magnetic Pulses) and their destructive effects, then take a few seconds to check out this short article for a better understanding. When it comes to things survival related, such as Faraday Cages, I seldom look beyond the U.S. military to determine whether ..