Practical Prepping: Utilizing Resources and Gaining Experience
One of the most important aspects of prepping is learning the skills and techniques needed to survive a SHTF situation. What use will a stock pile of food or tools be if you don’t have the ability to properly use them, or start a fire for [...]
The Essence of Money or Tools for Trade
I know. I know. What does this have to do with prepping?
After the survival phase of any catastrophe comes the rebuilding. What I mean is in the prepping world lots of time and energy is devoted to BOB’s, food storage, defense, shelter, [...]
Food Storage for 30 Days
I’m an Engineer and really like solving problems. Especially, when there are lots of variables leading to a number of potential solutions. That allows me to put some of my personal preferences into the mix and develop what I believe is the best [...]
The 3 5′s
We know that in the aftermath of any major event like a hurricane or even some riot brought on by a political differences, society tends to fall apart. Once that happens, we know what comes next. This is what is known as the 3 5s. Check out how this [...]
Mead is almost certainly the first beverage that got humans tipsy (sorry, beer). It predates wine by at least 10,000 (and possibly as much as 30,000) years. It probably predates the cultivation of soil. Is an alcoholic beverage required in a SHTF scenario, no; but, it will certainly make those close quarters with the [...]
I have avoided going here in my past articles, mainly because it contains many thoughts that most of us would rather not address. Most preppers have not “Faced the Elephant” and all wonder what they will do, how they will act when that situation presents itself. It is not easy facing [...]
Why are you reading this? It’s because you have visited this website to find out information on survival, disaster prep or to do some product research. Chances are you are reading this from a computer or smart phone which in turn you may leave this website and go buy something with said [...]
Print PDFWhat follows is an excerpt from “Sole Surviving Sons, a Marine Tanker in Vietnam“. The book is unpublished as of yet and is a Marine odyssey in Vietnam. Please comment if you would lie to hear more…..
Although these short stories stand on their own, they suffer greatly from having the art and photos stripped out [...]