When it Comes to Insulation, Goose Down is the Champ. Here’s How to Find Natural Substitutes that are Just as Good. There’s a reason Goose Down is found in so many sleeping bags, parkas and pillows. It has proven over centuries to be one of the best insulating materials to keep the heat in and […]
Survival can be an extremely complex business, especially for the unprepared. But even for those of us who take the time to prepare, surviving is filled with challenges. Enough challenges that it could take all our time to fulfill our basic needs. The last thing any of us need to do, is make survival more […]
It seems like trying to find ways to save money on prepping is a never-ending task; at least for me it is. I’m always finding more that I need, but the money doesn’t seem to expand to fill the need. Instead, I have to find ways of getting the things I need, without spending money […]
It’s not just about bandages, splints and OTC pain killers. Are you prepared and knowledgeable about minor surgery, suturing, poisoning, major burns, dental problems, infections and resources for prescription meds? Some of the key areas that people focus on in terms of preparedness include food, water, shelter, defense and medical supplies. Those are all important but […]
Building a bug out bag on a budget? It always pays to be ready, and even your local dollar store can provide some prepper essentials. Here are some examples.
Current mainstream philosophy in the prepping community is that it is better for most people to bug in, rather than bug out. But that philosophy is based on the idea that it is easier to survive at home, than it is if you bug out. So bugging in is only the thing to do as […]