Whether your preferred acronym is TEOTWAWKI (The End Of World As We Know It), SHTF (Sh** Hits The Fan) or GOOD (Get Out Of Dodge), a common argument among survivalists revolves around the preferred mode of transportation. Among those choices, a motorcycle may not be best for your particular … [Read more...] about Are Motorcycles Good Bug Out Vehicles?
Forum warriors love talking about guns, knives, and backpacks. They're sexy. They're the "lead singers" of prepper gear. Flashy, and ever poised for Hollywood moments, like combat or "bugging out." But what about the "unsung heroes" of survival gear? You know, the janitors and bean counters. … [Read more...] about The 10 Most Underrated Preps
When I was just three years old, we moved from a house in our little home town to a larger home on 1 acre of ground on the outskirts. It came with a big house, a barn, smoke house, with root cellar underneath, and the remnants of a sadly neglected fruit orchard. Since the property had sat vacant for … [Read more...] about Forgotten Secrets of Canning – Tips, Tricks, and Picks for Jars, Lids, and Other Supplies (Jun 2019)
You're ready to crank up the food storage. And you'll be doing it for your family of 4. Fantastic! There are a few different ways to do it. Let's get started! Complete Emergency Foods List Feed Your Family For $300 A Year Free Food Sample from Companies Best Food Storage … [Read more...] about 1 Year Food Supply For a Family of 4 (May 2019 Update)
Laundry has come up a number of times as a self-sufficiency topic. It makes sense for a couple reasons. First of all, because many people in our crowd are wanting to be self-sufficient of the electrical and water grids, and need find another way of washing clothes. Secondly, because we are also … [Read more...] about So, You Want to Do Your Laundry Off Grid?
In life, the best thing you could want for both you and your family is security. Whether that comes in the form of a secure home, adequate finances or emotional support, you want to have a system in place that will take care of you throughout any situation. In the modern world, there are a great … [Read more...] about Investing for Preppers: Gold vs. Silver