Proactive Planning – How to Plan Your Preparations

Christmas brought a wonderful break to blogs, preparations, work; it was a rejuvenating time for family. I hope you were able to spend that precious time with your loved ones as well. Speaking of time... One of the greatest downfalls to people who are trying to prepare themselves and their family is procrastination. The idea … Continue reading Proactive Planning – How to Plan Your Preparations

Best Survival Stocking Stuffers – A guide to the essential prepper gear

Not only are stocking stuffers nice, but they also are small enough to shove into a back pack and 72-hour kit. These are my three MUST HAVES. 1. Magnesium Bar Not only are these little guys fun to play with (they create a very bright spark like a firework), they are cheap, can be bought … Continue reading Best Survival Stocking Stuffers – A guide to the essential prepper gear

Create Your Own Recipe – Creamy White Sauce Casserole

Every now and then, you just want a delicious casserole that warms your insides. Casseroles are the great marriage between soup and an entree. Use these ideas to help create your perfect casserole. This recipe serves about 4. As always, this can be food storage friendly. Ingredients: Choose your protein: 1/2 lb of cooked chicken … Continue reading Create Your Own Recipe – Creamy White Sauce Casserole

The 5 Best Ways To Get Well Water Without Electricity — How to Provide

Water is always on mind... How will we get it? Will other ignorance contaiminate it during an emergency? Is there enough for everyone? Even without an emergency, drinkable water is a growing concern for our nation. Hopefully this information can add to your knowledge to help grow your understanding, increase your self reliance, and decrease … Continue reading The 5 Best Ways To Get Well Water Without Electricity — How to Provide

3 DIY Free Alternative Sources of Heat

1. Tuna Can Heaters These heaters can last for 2-5 hours depending on the cardboard and wax. Place them under a ceramic flower pot to harness the heat, place it in a rocket stove, use to cook under a #10 aluminum can, or use open for light. Supplies: tuna/chicken cans, old cardboard boxes, pencil, duct … Continue reading 3 DIY Free Alternative Sources of Heat

Current Thanksgiving Weekend Deals 2016 – Gear that you actually need

This post is going to high light some of the deals you can find this weekend, however, these are quality items. You may find yourself referencing this list all year long.   KA-BAR knives The Sale: KA-BAR is having a sale on their website. For every dollar you spend, you receive that many dollars to buy … Continue reading Current Thanksgiving Weekend Deals 2016 – Gear that you actually need

Best Kept Preparedness Secret

Take a second and think of any survival movie or show you have ever seen... Little House one the Prairie, the show Turn, 12 Years a Slave, White Fang, The Road, Cast Away, Jeremiah Johnson, Alive, and hundreds of others. These show a number of important traits it takes to live through emergencies and situations where we only have ourselves … Continue reading Best Kept Preparedness Secret

Legal Issues for Homesteaders and Farmers — How to Provide

This was an article I read from the blog How to Provide. It is a very interesting read! Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pKinwDWMtxU As Joel Salatin states: “Everything I Want to Do is Illegal”. There is no more truthful statement today than that; such a sad reality. The civil-liberties lawyer and writer, Harvey Silvergate wrote a book titled … Continue reading Legal Issues for Homesteaders and Farmers — How to Provide

How to Safely Exit a Riot, Mob, or Attack While in a Mass of People

With the heightened political emotions in the United States right now, I thought knowing how to exit a large group of people would be good information to read up on. There have recently been several political protests, knowing how to leave safely could protect yourself, friends, and family. Preventative Tips If you believe that a … Continue reading How to Safely Exit a Riot, Mob, or Attack While in a Mass of People

Create Your Own Recipe – Taco Soup (food storage friendly)

I LOVE taco soup. Not only is it delicious and comforting, you can make it different every time. Oh, and it is very food storage friendly. Whether you use cans, frozen food, freeze dried food, or fresh, you'll be able to use this recipe to accommodate any food you have. Below are some of the best … Continue reading Create Your Own Recipe – Taco Soup (food storage friendly)