Home > Practical Advice

Practical Advice

Real Life Survival Scenarios You Should Practice

survival scenarios logo

Preparing for a disaster or emergency situation is impossible without actually doing drills. I know it’s comfortable to buy stuff, but the thing that makes the difference is how you react to the disaster once it hits. Practicing the drills below on a regular basis willensure your reaction times are …

Read More »

What It’s Like to Live Without Electricity

living without electricity logo

In this day and age, almost everything is done using electricity. It has become such a constant and integral part in our lives that we use it without a second thought. But what if one day, something happens of catastrophic proportions that we lose power for good? How would that …

Read More »

How to Pick a Lock

pick a lock

A lot of you reading this might be asking yourselves, “why would I even want to learn how to pick a lock, unless I plan on breaking into someone else’s house?” That’s a great question. We lock our doors at night to keep our loved ones and possessions safe inside… …

Read More »

8 Reasons Why a Flashlight Needs to be in Your EDC

edc_flashlight

Your Every Day Carry, or EDC’s gear can vary depending on your personal needs and lifestyle as well as surroundings and habitat. Regardless of this, there are a few key gear pieces i.e. multitool and knife, that every prepper or survivalist should have for a number of everyday life situations …

Read More »

Why You Should Carry Money In Your EDC Kit

When prepping for emergencies, most people wouldn’t think of including money in their EDC kit. You may have already packed the essential items in your BOB to make it through a disaster, but once it strikes and all you have at the moment is your EDC kit, you are going …

Read More »

Alternative Uses For Honey

honey_uses

When we speak of honey, the word sweet is usually not far behind. It’s because honey contains different types of sugars such as fructose, glucose, sucrose, and maltose. It is produced by bees from the nectar of flowers and stocked up for the long winter season. We, humans, then harvest …

Read More »

Should You Bug Out Alone or In a Group?

bug out alone or group logo

Bugging out from your home is going to be one of the most dangerous things you will ever do. Once you’ve made it to safety, you’ll be out of immediate danger, but getting to your bug out location or even someplace relatively safe deep within the woods is pretty risky. And when I say …

Read More »

Toilet Paper Alternatives for Survival

Toilet paper alternatives logo

In a SHTF scenario, one of the most sought after items is going to be traditional toilet paper, because let’s face it, everyone has to go. Not to mention that even before a SHTF scenario, you spend your hard earned dollars on paper that ends up in the sewer. It’s …

Read More »