If there's anyone we can look to for advice on making it through a survival situation it's the Native Americans. They've applied survival methods for hundreds of years and know their way around nature more than anyone else. Their amazing traditions have taught us many things about surviving and whether we know it or not many of the techniques we apply today come from them. One of the most important aspects of survival is shelter, and many of our remarkable bug out shelters that we've mastered we can thank the Natives for. In fact, today … [Read more...] about (Video) Man Ties Big Branches Together. The Remarkable Shelter He Creates? Wow, We Must Muster This Too!
Survival situations as many of us have discussed are going to be full of difficulties. We will all encounter multiple challenges and dangers if we wish to succeed in the face of a collapse. It's true that a collapse will also be grimy, dirty, and gritty, and we'll likely be forced to dwell in unclean living conditions. This doesn't sound appealing, I know, but it's something we may have to face. Going through a collapse and dealing with sanitary issues is going to be more of a problem than we think. Obviously, it won't be pleasant, and … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Hygiene Item Everyone Needs for a Catastrophe
Most everyone has a survival home in the back of their mind that would love to call their own. Whereas some people prefer to live in the city others would love nothing more than to bug out and live in the middle of nowhere. Since it's only a matter of time until a collapse happens, it's vital to have a home that not only people can escape to, but that will keep everyone safe. A safe house will friends and family away from the harmful elements, and that's something we must all take into careful consideration while a survival situation is … [Read more...] about (Video) This Dream Home Has a Mind of its Own. Watch to See What it Looks Like When it Opens Itself Up!
Most of the time it's generally smart to have the mentality that there is strength in numbers. It's true that it's best not to team up with every single person, but having a few friends and family members is never a bad thing. They can watch a person's back, help complete tasks with you at a faster pace and contribute to the group as a whole. Just having one more person as a part of the group can make things easier and safer. After all, every person in the group has another set of eyes and ears and can help everyone hopefully overcome … [Read more...] about These Are the Type of People We Shouldn’t Try to Survive with Post-Collapse
Out of the several resources and supplies we can purchase and stockpile for survival, there will always be a few vital supplies that are more important than all the rest. One of the most important resources is food, which sometimes people may not put enough emphasis on when they're stockpiling. It's true that food is less important than water and shelter during a survival scenario, but it's still important to have a food plan. We need it to stay alive because it'll be our main source of vitamins, energy, and nutrients. Yes, we can hunt, but … [Read more...] about Canned Meat We Can Rely on for Long Term Food Storage
If there's anyone we can trust for advice on surviving it's definitely the Native Americans. They've lived utilizing survival methods for hundreds of years and mastered them well. They know their way around nature more than anyone else -- including most survivalists. So if there's anyone we should look to for advice it's Native Americans and their amazing traditions. It's their methods and traditions that many preppers have applied today and have helped them prepare for what is to come. In particular, one of the most important … [Read more...] about (Video) Man Ties Big Branches Together to Create a Remarkable Shelter That We Must Muster as Well
There's no doubt about it, preparing for a collapse takes a lot of dedication. All of the plans, shelters, and resources we gather make it essential so that surviving when a collapse is a priority. With that being said, it's hard for a person to move when they have built up a stockpile of survival essentials. However, circumstances can take over and it can be out of our control we are suddenly forced to uproot ourselves and leave the area. Who knows, perhaps in the process you will realize that your current dwelling place isn't a suitable … [Read more...] about Compelling Reasons Why Moving During the Winter is Actually Really Smart
Out of the multiple resources and supplies available for prepping, there will always be a few important ones a person needs in order to make it through a survival situation. One of these resources is food, which tends to be underrated even though it shouldn't. Food is less important when water and shelter, but it's still important because not only does a person need it to stay alive, but it's the main source of vitamins, nutrients, and energy. So we'll definitely want to focus some of our attention on food -- although, there isn't a … [Read more...] about The Best Canned Meat Preppers Should Rely on for Long Term Food Storage During Doomsday
If a person is into preparing for a collapse they have a bug out plan, which is a strategy for what they plan to do when a survival situation arises and it's a necessity to move to a safe location. However, what is often considered less is where to go beyond the bug out place or where another safe spot should be. We must ask ourselves if our bug out location is an ideal spot to live at for a long time. There may be obstacles and threats and that could affect a person's quality of life. That's why it's important to consider where the optimal … [Read more...] about The Ideal States to Head for When a Collapse Takes Place
In the early days, before there were electric heaters and forced air, everyone had to be creative so that they could stay warm in chilly homes. It not only because they wanted to be comfortable, but they wanted to prevent people from getting sick. Think about it -- if someone came down with the flu it could be deadly back then. You may or may not have heard about the bedpan which was a device people utilized to fill with hot coals. They then placed it in between bed sheets to make a bed warm before bedtime. Today there are still hot bedpans … [Read more...] about 7 Bizarre Ways Ancestors Stopped Themselves From Freezing