Whether your preferred acronym is TEOTWAWKI (The End Of World As We Know It), SHTF (Shit 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?
The right bicycle can mean fun and exercise. But it can also be one of your most valuable preparedness items. Think about it: It is one of the most popular recreational "vehicles", takes up very little space, is easy to transport with a bicycle carrier, and doesn't need fuel or need to be … [Read more...] about Should You Consider a Bug Out Bike?
This is a must talk about subject when one discusses survival events, or personal involvement in a survival/combative situation. Let’s start with the technical definition: Tachypsychia is a neurological condition that alters the perception of time, usually introduced by physical exertion, drug … [Read more...] about How To Use The Tachypsychia “Fight or Flight” Response in Survival Situations
According to the NOAA, the oceans cover 71 percent of the Earth's surface. This means that if you're looking for an open, off-the-grid destination to take your group when the SHTF, heading out on the water can't be beat. Most people expect their feet to stay on solid ground, but if you live near the … [Read more...] about Boats: The Open Water Bug-Out Alternative
Back in the 1980s when we lived on the land we had very little money. We used to purchase "end of lay" hens for $1 each and would slaughter and dress them so we could afford to eat chicken twice weekly. These old chooks were tough so needed long cooking as a stew or cooking them in a pressure … [Read more...] about How To Kill and Process 100 Chickens in 1 Day
If the day should ever come when you had to depend solely on your garden to feed your family, will your harvest provide adequate calories? Gardening adds food-security and healthy additions to an overall prepping plan. The vitamins and minerals they supply are important. However, most vegetables … [Read more...] about Top 6 Calorie Crops For The Prepper Garden