Negativity will drag you down

Sorry this is posting late today:   This world is unbelievably negative. Most people around me – home, work, friends – seem to relish in the demise of others and spew out a constant stream of negative comments. I think “gossip” taking over English as the most common language here in the States. What I often hear is “Guess … Read more

Wanting to form preparedness group

Hello all – Someone has contacted me that is interested in forming a survival/preparedness group in the Charlotte, NC area. Here are a few details: Christian family of 4 Lives just south of Charlotte Not a newcomer to preparedness – considers himself approx 30% complete in supplies Main concern is economic collapse No anti-government non-Patriot’s Interested in developing a … Read more

New prepper TV Show: “Doomsday Prepper”

Alright everyone – I am really excited to watch this new TV show Monday night at 10:00pm (here on the east coast). The show is called “Doomsday Preppers” and of significance in this episode is the highlighting of two people I am familiar with – SouthernPrepper1(David) and Engineering775(Scott) from YouTube. I recently spent the day with … Read more

Preparedness consultants PracticalPreppers,LLC – just excellant

PracticalPreppers,LLC is a recently created consulting service  that deals specifically within the realms of survival & preparedness. Whether it be retreat design, food and water storage, or security – the folks at PracticalPreppers can assist you with whatever your preparedness needs may be. The video above will fill you in more on the services available – … Read more

Sponsor Highlight: Grover Rocket Stove

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Grover Rocket Stove located at offers some very unique and preparedness-minded products. Grover Rocket Stoves are made in the USA and are an excellent solution to the often asked question – “How can I cook and heat without electricity, propane, gas, etc?”. I have a Rocket Stove just like what is pictured above and love it. It … Read more

Why do people prepare?

I recently was supposed to attend and talk at a Survival & Preparedness Seminar here in South Carolina organized by YouTube’s EastCoastPatriot. Unfortantly something came up last minute and I was not able to make it. My plan was to talk about “Why people prepare” – along with my own spin on “Why people should prepare“. Well … Read more

Guest Post – Part #1: Best All-Around Survival Weapon-The SKS

By BadVooDooDaddy from The Retreat   After talking to Rourke at doing this post I put a lot of thought into what I believed would be an all-around,medium priced Survival weapon.  This is based off the fact that If I was only allowed one weapon that would serve as a defense weapon as well … Read more

Thinking about Bug-out Vehicles

I am in the process of looking for another vehicle after selling my previous “bug out” vehicle – a Chevy Blazer ZR2. My thoughts on what to get and what might be the best bug-out vehicle is beginning to change. Previously – I had based my needs something that could haul my family of 4 … Read more