Hiding places and small caches

November 30, 2011 Rourke 5

Most discussions regarding caches involve burying them. No doubt that for the ultimate security – burying is best. For this post above ground caches will be considered. There may be reasons why burying certain supplies […]

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Guest Post: The Small Stuff

November 29, 2011 Rourke 4

by Jeff Mills When I hear someone say “Don’t sweat the small stuff.”  it makes me wonder how small the stuff  is that they mean. I consider some of the small stuff pretty important and […]

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Guest Post: Like Ritalin in Herbal Form

November 29, 2011 Rourke 4

By Joseph Parish   Many of my friends and acquaintances are aware that I am a firm believer in using natural products over chemical and pharmaceutical substitutes. Recently, I was visiting a friend and as […]

Starting a Fire: Fresnel lens

November 28, 2011 Rourke 7

Starting a fire is one of the most rudimentary basic activities that a survivalist/prepper must be able to do. Whether for cooking, warmth, light, or protection – building a fire is critically important. One method […]

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Guest Post: Be Armed At All Times

November 26, 2011 Rourke 3

I had just gotten done cleaning my deer for the year and was going about cleaning my clip-on folding knife in the sink. The next thing I knew I knocked over a carton of spaghetti […]

Happy Thanksgiving…….

November 24, 2011 Rourke 10

  Why not have a little humor on this special day, right? I love this time of the year – around Thanksgiving and Christmas. This year I give thanks for family, friends, health, a roof over […]

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So You Want to Begin Prepping?

November 15, 2011 Rourke 10

By Jess Schiller   Now then, first things first, I am no expert prepper, and I have just recently started prepping in this year. This post is to tell why I decided to become a […]

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Wiping Your Butt After TSHTF…

November 11, 2011 Rourke 22

Yup….you read that right. Wiping your butt after TSHTF. I don’t think I have every really seen it discussed – but guess what: The bombs can fall, the EMP can burst, and the economy can […]

Netflix Pick: The Crazies

November 10, 2011 Rourke 4

I had little interest in watching “The Crazies“. I figured it was just another “people stumble on some backwoods inbred cannibals” movie. I was wrong. Now – this is no Academy Award winning flick – […]

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Cleanliness may harm your health

November 6, 2011 Rourke 5

By Joseph Parish www.survival-training.info Even when we are bugging out in an emergency we all like to be clean and have a fresh feeling about us but perhaps in our zeal for cleanliness we might […]