Make Potable Water In An Emergency

If, during an emergency, you only have access to untreated water, in most cases your main interest should be disinfecting it—killing the germs. But...

Preppers Need These Herbs and Spices

Putting back food is an essential part of prepping. Spices may not have a lot of calories or nutritional value necessarily but they can...

8 Health Benefits of Cloves

Our readers often ask us to comment on various natural remedies. Face it, medics can stockpile all the drugs they can, but if a...

How to Choose a Fishing Rod

As with any product in the market, fishing rods come in different varieties, qualities and sizes. They also come in a range of prices....

How To Cure Your Own Pork

Over the years, my husband and I have raised a lot of pigs. It started out when we were living in a travel trailer...

6 Principles of Survival

Calorie Management Survival is a calories game. Your body converts food into fuel, which provides you with energy, but if you burn more calories trying...

How to Grow Herbs in Small Spaces

Growing your own food is an empowering experience. You nurture a seed or small starter plant into a tasty meal. You remove a bit...

11 Bartering Tips for Preppers

1. The most important tip when bartering is have something valuable to barter. And that means storing up bartering items before the SHTF. The...

How to Build a Chicken Coop

Chickens have gained in popularity here lately because they can be kept in smaller areas than other livestock and are light enough for people...

60 Incredible Gardening Hacks

Nothing to see here, just lots of gardening tips, tricks, secrets and hacks! 1. Honey for rooting slips Instead of buying hormone rooting powder use honey...

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Gathering Wood 101

Stockpiling fire wood is a sensible precaution and preparation for potential power outages and longer term emergencies. Before coal, oil and electricity, wood was...

DIY Survival Greenhouse

You don’t need enough space for a full-size greenhouse to kick start a growing your own groceries plan. Even if you are an urban...

Is Your Water Safe?

In a perfect world, we could walk into our kitchen, turn on our faucet, trust the liquid flowing out of it and drink pure, clean...