Efforts in preparedness organization

December 5, 2015 Rourke 13

Organizing supplies is going well but taking longer than I would like. Trying to use some common sense in placing those items used more frequently to be most accessible while those rarely needed stuck in […]

Underrated Survival Prep – Candles

December 4, 2015 Rourke 21

My wife is a candle freak. We have spent a small fortune on Partylite and Yankee Candles over the years. They are decorative and are functional providing light in a lightless room. When it comes […]

Medical Supplies As Survival Barter Items

December 3, 2015 Rourke 12

Rourke: This article was originally published HERE at the DoomandBloom.net website.   I recently received a communication from a paramedic who asked what I keep in terms of silver and gold for barter purposes in […]

INFOGRAPHIC: Bug Out Bag the Essentials

December 2, 2015 Rourke 3

  This infographic looks pretty good and I like the organization method of using different color internal bags. A couple things not mentioned include a water purifier and a firearm. There are lots of great […]

Call to Action: December 15′ – Shelter

December 1, 2015 Rourke 4

This is the second installment of a new monthly series called “Call to Action”. Call to Action (CTA) is a monthly reminder to review one part of your prep’s and strengthen it. This month is looking at what I […]

Rourke’s Weekly Recommendations

December 1, 2015 Rourke 3

Every week I throw out a few recommendations on things such as movies, books, knives, flashlights – all kinds of stuff. Some of these are not related to preparedness whatsoever – rather, just stuff I […]

Body Armor Test – Part 1

November 30, 2015 Rourke 10

Every time I get around other like-minded folks the topic of firearms always comes up. What do you have? What do you recommend? What is the minimum number of magazines to have? What do you consider […]

Storing Thanksgiving Dinner

November 27, 2015 Rourke 2

  by Lee Flynn Thanksgiving leftovers can be a pain in the butt to store. If they don’t get eaten fast enough, they can spoil. If you’d rather have them as food storage, however, it […]

Rourke’s Weekly Recommendations

November 25, 2015 Rourke 2

Every week I throw out a few recommendations on things such as movies, books, knives, flashlights – all kinds of stuff. Some of these are not related to preparedness whatsoever – rather, just stuff I […]

Free for 3 Days Only: A Survival Story

November 24, 2015 Rourke 7

  My prepper fiction book “A Survival Story“ will be free from Wednesday November 25th thru Friday November 27th.  If you do not have a Kindle you can purchase one HERE. You can also read […]

THE WILL TO SURVIVE

November 20, 2015 Rourke 4

  Rourke: This post was originally published HERE on ModernSurvivalOnline.   Author: Matthew D. Goebel, Disabled Veteran, Retired US Marshal, Patriot &  Survivor.   I believe the most important necessity needed to survive any disaster […]

SHTF/WROL scenario videos – thoughts?

November 19, 2015 Rourke 13

YouTube’s SouthernPrepper1 has many, many helpful and educational videos to watch. Something unique he has done is create a series of fictional scenario videos which take place AFTER an event which left the country in […]