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How to Make Homemade Diapers

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If you are prepping for your family and you have infants or toddlers still in diapers or think you might be adding to your family in the future, you are going to have to think of what your baby needs for survival. Prepping should include baby friendly foods, toys, clothing …

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Choosing Your Survival Retreat

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Every prepper is going to be confronted with one simple question during a SHTF event or disaster scenario: should you bug in or bug out?  There is no universal answer to this question because it is entirely dependent on your individual resources and the scenario that you find yourself in. …

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Doomsday Prepping: What You Need to Know

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We’ve all seen episodes of Doomsday Preppers, the reality TV show, which showcases very extreme cases of individuals or families that are preparing for a major threat to our world as we know it. These families and at least three million more across the country are preparing to either bug …

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The Best Survival Flashlights [PICS]

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We’re all familiar with flashlights and how handy they can be to help light the way through the dark. For power outages of short duration, your typical everyday plastic housed flashlight will suffice, as long as you can find it when you need it! But, for a bug out situation …

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Popular Military Manuals Every Prepper Should Read

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Every prepper knows that the one thing you can count on during a natural disaster or post-SHTF situation is panicked crowds which result in unpredictable chaos, violence, and injury. There will be a myriad of events that could happen that you might not be ready to handle. If you’re putting …

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Making Your Own Airsoft Gun

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Airsoft guns originated in the 1970’s-1980’s in Japan when owning firearms was considered illegal. They are primarily a prop gun made to simulate the real thing and were primarily used for target practice then. Airsoft guns use non-metallic pellets, usually plastic, for ammunition. Today, airsoft guns are being used in …

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Introduction to Homesteading

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Homesteading dates back to the Homestead Act of 1862. Settlers from various walks of life, single women, slaves, and immigrants fresh off the boat, took up the gauntlet to build a home and live free on 160 acres for five years. During that five-year-period, they were charged with making improvements …

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The Best Survival Guns You Could Ever Own

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updated by Reaper 01/08/2018 updated by Chad Nabors 04/23/2018 One of the most important elements of prepping, along with food, water and first aid, is security. A disaster scenario will be a dangerous time for you and your family, so you must be prepared to protect them. In order to …

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Check Out These 30 Silica Gel Uses for Survival

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If you recently bought new clothing, shoes, or even electronic devices, then you surely came across those little white packets that say “throw away” and “Do Not Eat”. Like most people, you are tempted to toss them away with the rest of the wrappings, and by doing so you actually …

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How to Easily Dig a Well on Your Property

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Just about everyone can agree water is a top priority in a disaster/SHTF scenario. That’s why it is highly recommended that you stock up on as much water as you can. Specifically, you should stock enough so that every person in your group has at least one half gallon of …

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Critical EDC Keychain Survival Items

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It doesn’t matter where you are or what time of year it is, there are certain tools that if you have them handy, will make surviving a disaster or grid down situation easier. Disaster may strike when you least expect it and when you don’t have access to your bug …

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How to Prep if You Live in a Senior Retirement Place

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If you currently reside in a senior retirement community and worry about the state of affairs in our country and across the world, there is hope. One thing you can do to make sure that you and those around you are ready is to start getting prepared. Just because you’re …

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How to Build a Log Cabin From Scratch

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The definition of a cabin is a small house usually built in a rural area. Traditional wooden cabins in the 1800s and 1900s were made from whole logs or split logs to give the traditional “log cabin” look. These days a wooden cabin may be built in your backyard for …

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The Ultimate Urban Bug Out Bag

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There are currently over 3 million people in the world who are “prepping” for some type of major disaster or SHTF scenario. I’d be willing to bet that number is much higher when you include those people who may not define themselves as a prepper but who are quietly preparing …

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How to Survive a Personal Assault

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Even in “normal” times, there are those people out there who are prone to violence and theft, including home invasion, armed robbery or assault. The problem is that these people exist and wreak havoc even when they know that police and other authorities are available to pursue them. Following a …

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Here’s How to Start a Fire With Just Sticks

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As a prepper, no matter what event you feel is threatening our world and our way of life, you can rest assured that being able to start a fire with sticks is one basic skill you will need at some point. In addition, there are many different activities you participate …

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The Ultimate Guide for Surviving Inside Your Vehicle

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We talked a lot about choosing the best bug out vehicle as well as equipping it for emergencies. But, with 55,000 Americans dying each year in car crashes, it’s critical taht we leave Doomsday aside for a moment and address personal emergencies while driving. Let’s see all the things that can go …

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