Unfortunately, many of us have already experienced how quickly a regular, routine day can go wrong in minutes. A flat tire on a dark highway, a car accident, or a stolen purse or backpack can wreak havoc in our lives. And with increasing stories of terrorist attacks, school shootings, rioting, violence, and weather-related events, we all need to be prepared for the worst.
Everyday Carry (EDC) is a concept designed to help people not only be prepared for life’s unexpected emergencies and daily inconveniences but also can be used to help you survive a potentially life-threatening situation. In fact, you may already have an established portion of an EDC system in place without even realizing it. (more)
Clothing for your Bugout Bag
If there is one thing that I have learned over my survival career, it is the importance of having the right clothing with you for the challenges that you face. As you assemble and modify your bugout bag for the seasons, you will need to consider which clothing items to take.
For the purposes of this article, I am going to discuss the importance of every item you may want to pack. Then I will leave it up to you to decide which items to bring and which to leave behind. (more)