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Idea for silent alarm…..

August 30, 2013 Rourke 17

A while back I wrote about an idea I had using small solar-powered lights to charge AA batteries. Works well and is inexpensive. Reader “Brad” sent me an email and gave me another idea. Use […]

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How Do You USE Your Preparedness Supplies?

August 29, 2013 Rourke 7

The following article was originally published over at SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com and thought it might be enjoyed over here as well. It can be seen in its original format HERE. Rourke By failing to prepare, you are […]

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72 Types Of Americans That Are Considered “Potential Terrorists”

August 28, 2013 Rourke 18

72 Types Of Americans That Are Considered “Potential Terrorists” In Official Government Documents by Michael T Snyder, The Truth ****This article appeared in its original form here – http://thetruthwins.com/archives/72-types-of-americans-that-are-considered-potential-terrorists-in-official-government-documents  Are you a conservative, a libertarian, […]

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Recent firearms training…..

August 28, 2013 Rourke 2

This past weekend I attended a pistol and carbine training course. It was fantastic and I learned much more than I expected. Between different stances and tweaks to my grip holding my M&P9 – I saw […]

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Announcement: Preparedness Expo’s in Washington

August 28, 2013 Rourke 1

Wanted to pass on to everyone a couple of Survival and Preparedness Expo’s coming up in September. Check ’em out….   September 22nd, 2013 – Sustainable Preparedness Expo – Spokane Valley, WA: Third annual Sustainable Preparedness […]

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Rodents after it hits the fan…..

August 27, 2013 Rourke 23

At the risk of jeopardizing my manhood – I hate mice. I admit it. Beyond a solid dislike for the rodents they propose a definite threat to existing food supplies if they gain access. The […]

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Footwear question……

August 24, 2013 Rourke 11

What is your choice for footwear for “survival” situations? I am partial to waterproof hiking shoes myself – but would like to hear what others like.  Do you have an option that works well for […]

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Abuse of power?

August 23, 2013 Rourke 9

News Story: “A small organic farm in Arlington, Texas, was the target of a massive police action last week that included aerial surveillance, a SWAT raid and a 10-hour search.” “Members of the local police raiding party […]

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Disaster Pop Quiz

August 20, 2013 Rourke 11

Disaster Pop Quiz by Brad   Okay so for years the government and other groups (most likely including your employer) have discussed “Contingency Plans” in the event of a disaster while you are at work.  […]

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Preparing & Reacting To Riots

August 19, 2013 Rourke 8

Preparing & Reacting To Riots by Irish-7, Editor at Large Considering the recent acquittal of George Zimmerman in the high profile case involving the SELF DEFENSE shooting of Trayvon Martin, I thought it would be beneficial […]

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Naturally Repelling Insects

August 17, 2013 Rourke 1

Naturally Repelling Insects If you plan on hiking, camping, or even taking your dogs for a walk in the foothills, it is important that you use both common sense and insect repellent to deter insects […]

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Upcoming Preparedness Expo’s

August 17, 2013 Rourke 9

Wanted to pass on to everyone a couple of Survival and Preparedness Expo’s coming up in September. Check ’em out….   September 22nd, 2013 – Sustainable Preparedness Expo – Spokane Valley, WA: Third annual Sustainable Preparedness […]

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Knowledge is Power!

August 15, 2013 Rourke 3

Knowledge is Power! By “The Coach” Editor At Large   In today’s world knowledge is power. Too many people get all of what they think they know by watching the TV news, listening to the […]

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Do you see “it”?

August 14, 2013 Rourke 14

Check out the picture below. I was at my son’s football game last night and this cloud formation certainly caught my eye. I wasn’t the only one. – Rourke  

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A Really Good Reason To Prep

August 13, 2013 Rourke 3

The Florida Land Development Project A Really Good Reason To Prep By Linda Leonardy   Recently I had the opportunity to relate to a small group of visitors a true incident that happened in the […]