Recent Posts
Prepping group

Let’s say you’ve found a prepping group you want to join. The group has a meeting, talks about a few things, and tensions start to flare. Why? Because in most groups, there will be one member that disrupts everything. How do you avoid being “that guy?” Preppers are a unique Read More…

fire-starting-thumb

According to a recent poll prior to the London Boat Show, the average new-age Millenial is so inept at survival skills, they can’t tie a simple knot, have never been camping, and can’t even start a fire from scratch to stay warm if they needed to. More than 50 percent could not tie a Read More…

dsc_1013

Summer’s revenge has started or is about to even in the Deep South. Cold weather trends, one after the other are coming across the Great Plains and now dipping into the Southern states. This means rain, sleet, and maybe snow, but assuredly wind, cold wind. Withstanding cold temperatures is one Read More…

alcohol-burner

This is a cool way to get a little heat and looks to be a lot better than a Sterno can. Heck, it can even be used for cooking or boiling water in the field. There are plenty of alcohol burner videos out there, but this one looks like pretty simple and easy to make,[.....]

Angelina River Jasper Texas

When someone talks about prepping, the first thing that may come to mind is someone sitting in a bomb shelter with their head wrapped in tin foil. While there are some preppers out in left field, for the most part, we are normal everyday people. Awhile back there was a comment posted on one of Read More…

canon-digitals-015

Some years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill accident, the research continues as to just how much damage was done. It seems like the spring of 2010 was eons ago, but now seven years later we are still learning more about the impact this oil rig blow out had on the ocean, the gulf coasts[.....]

dsc_0333

How could any prepper get along without a supply of tape? Tape? For sure, as you know you can just about repair anything albeit perhaps only temporarily with a roll of tape. If you visit your favorite hardware or building supply outlet, you will find a dizzyingly assortment of tapes for about as Read More…

img_0307

One of the worst case scenarios of a full blown situational awareness scenario turned SHTF is to actually be attacked by some roving crowd, out of control protestors, or other circumstance where your life is actively threatened. For these situations, it is much better to be armed and ready to defend Read More…

dsc_0353

So long as the power grid holds out and the communication towers continue to function, the technologies behind today’s cell phones are amazing. To have such power and access to real time data, information, and other critical features makes these handheld virtual computers an essential piece of Read More…