Preparedness

15 Forgotten Survival Lessons From The Wild West – Maybe We Can All Take Advantage Of Their Wisdom, And Learn How To Cope With A New Life After SHTF

When we think of the Wild West we often think of the old films with John Wayne or Clint Eastwood. They’d sit out under the stars, eating beans from a can and chewing tobacco or smoking a cigar. By the way, in 1900s these cigarette packs came with a set of illustrations that depicted the […]

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Could you Really Turn Family Away During a Disaster?? THIS QUESTION WE NEED TO ASK OURSELVES AND THINK ABOUT VERY SERIOUSLY

IMPORTANT: I wrote this post to get people to think about this very likely situation. Today we have the luxury of thinking in black and white, but each SHTF scenario will require different actions, and all those actions will have different consequences and repercussions. Whether you agree or disagree is not important…thinking about it is. One part […]

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Native Americans Reveal Their Secrets: Old Time Forgotten Survival Skills That Will Actually Keep You Alive In Any Situation

Today the USA is the world’s economic and industrial superpower, but it hasn’t always been like that. In fact compared with some other countries, like the UK – which began industrializing at the end of the 18th century – technology and industry are quite recent arrivals. Just 200 years ago the USA was the East Coast; […]

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HOW WELL YOU CAN SURVIVE, AMIDST LOOTING, VIOLENCE AND THE DESPERATION OF THE UNDER- OR COMPLETELY UNPREPARED, WILL DEPEND ON YOUR OWN GOOD SENSE AND YOUR ABILITY TO PREPARE AHEAD OF TIME

Whether you’re unsure of how to plan for a bug out situation because you don’t know where you would bug out to, or you simply prefer the idea of battening down the hatches in your current dwelling to weather whatever catastrophe may strike, urban survival and bugging in are two important topics that are quite worthy […]

Preparedness

10 Forgotten Survival Lessons From The Wild West – Maybe We Can All Take Advantage Of Their Wisdom, And Learn How To Cope With A New Life After SHTF

When we think of the Wild West we often think of the old films with John Wayne or Clint Eastwood. They’d sit out under the stars, eating beans from a can and chewing tobacco or smoking a cigar. By the way, in 1900s these cigarette packs came with a set of illustrations that depicted the […]

Health Preparedness

10 Spring Edibles To Look For In Your Backyard – Our Grandparents Used For Their Nutritional And Health Benefits

Are you tired of cold temperatures? Can’t you stand the freezing anymore? Hold your horses, spring is almost here! And with it so are a lot of plants that will invade your garden. But don’t hurry to get rid of them! Some pack a lot of nutritional properties as well as medicinal benefits. So let’s take […]

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How To Recognize And Use Mushroom – Our Grandparents Used For Food, Healthy Benefits And Fire

Many people that find themselves in the woods with no edible resources other than mushrooms may be tempted to give them a try. It’s not easy to know exactly which species of mushroom is safe to eat, and which ones can kill you. Making a mistake can kill you, so you really have to know […]

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Old Time Forgotten Survival Skills That Will Actually Keep You Alive In Any Situation (That Most of Us Have Forgotten)

Our modern society is highly dependent upon we’ll call the “system.” Not only do we rely upon utility services to bring us electricity, water and natural gas, but also on an incredibly complex supply chain which provides us with everything from food to computers. Without that supply chain, most of us wouldn’t know what to […]