If you think that radiation is on nuclear submarines and in the wild forests of Chernobyl, then you are seriously mistaken. It's everywhere. Ionizing radiation is emitted by phones, microwaves, televisions, computers, the walls of your home, and even yourself. Therefore, even those who live in … [Read more...] about 6 Common Places to Check for Radiation
I was sent several packets of Instafire to see what I thought of the product. The information said that it would even start and burn on snow, so I just had to try it. Below is a picture of the snow bank that was at the back of my house this spring Instafire burning away. This is a granular product … [Read more...] about Instafire Review
I am not ashamed to say that I am 63 years old. I have been a prepping since I have been 17 years old. This is a long time before “Prepping” was fashionable. I was in the U.S. Military, Law Enforcement and worked for a number of years as an E.M.T. Until two (2) years ago, my bug out bag was a … [Read more...] about Bug Out Cart vs Bug Out Bag
By this time everybody has heard the term "bug out bag." You know, the bag that holds all your supplies and gear for when the shit hits the fan (SHTF)? You've probably also heard bug out bags called by any of their many synonyms too: Bail out bagSurvival kit72-hour kitGo bagGo kitGOOD bag (Get … [Read more...] about 12 Lies That Preppers Tell About Bug Out Bags
The ability to create fire can literally mean the difference between life and death. Whether you are in a wilderness survival situation, an unforeseen emergency on the road, or even just trying to make a quick campfire to cook dinner while on a weekend camping trip, being able to quickly create a … [Read more...] about What Are the Best Ferro Rods?
Survival vests became popular after the military equipped fighter pilots with them. The idea is simple, to keep the absolute essentials on your body in the case of a crash. However, it's not hard to see why the prepper community has embraced the product: bug out bags, while essential, aren't ideal … [Read more...] about The 7 Best Survival Vests for Preppers