In survival situations, every little action and decision means something, because it's not long before you run out of resources to survive. And if you're planning on making the right decisions and doing the right things, then you'll need proper knowledge and skills.One of the best ways to utilize that knowledge and set of skills is for creating things to help you and keep you alive. While this could mean various structures or contraptions, it could also mean resources.And what's the main resource you can essentially make? Food, of course. And … [Read more...] about Easy SHTF Cooking: 2 ‘Survival Breads’ Pioneers Made Without Using an Oven
If you plan on being an expert prepper, then you definitely need to have some natural disaster knowledge as well. Not only are they devastating now, being able to destroy cities and tear apart land, but their disastrous effects only worsen if they occur in a SHTF situation. So as you can tell, if you want to be prepared for anything, you've got to learn how to be ready for natural disasters. However, when we talk about natural disasters, we usually only think of the most common ones, like earthquakes and hurricanes. But there are many other … [Read more...] about How to Survive a Cyclone: Use This Checklist and Expert Tips to Stay Alive
In a SHTF situation, there are going to be plenty of threats and hazards all over the place. You never know what you might face or get yourself into when SHTF.That's why awareness is so important. If you notice a danger before you face it, or learn about things around or ahead of you, it's much easier to be ready to face whatever it is, as well as plan any strategies or escape routes you may need. However, it's quite hard to do that with our own two eyes. We just aren't physically able to get too much tactical information. A bird's eye view or … [Read more...] about Who Knew Drones Could Be So Useful When SHTF? Turns Out, They May Be Extremely Helpful. Here’s Why..
Right now we may not realize it, but for the most part, are lives are pretty friggin' easy. I mean, I'm sure we all have some ups and downs in life, and a few of you may have it quite hard, but overall, life is quite nice in the current world. And that leads me to SHTF. While right now, we've got it pretty good, when SHTF comes around, that level of relaxation and luxury is going to decrease pretty quickly. We've got lots of resources, friends and family to interact with, laws to protect us, and a shelter to keep us warm and safe. But when SHTF … [Read more...] about (Video) Prepper Rolls a Tarp, Builds a Durable Survival Shelter For Under $30..See the Final Result!
Forget dogs. While they're great and all, man's real best friend is the Earth itself. Just think about what provides all of our resources and our living space. Earth is pretty darn helpful, and yet we can still do more with it. There are plenty of things you could think up with regards to using the Earth, as it comes in handy in most situations, but it only becomes more useful in survival situations. Sure, we use sticks, rocks, and other natural objects for survival crafting, but there's much more. In SHTF prepping, it's not just about the heat … [Read more...] about How to Make This Simple 7-Ingredient Compost Tea That Will Revolutionize a Prepper’s Survival Garden
When it comes to discussing SHTF and other things like it, there are a lot of "what if's" being thrown around. A fair amount of what we worry about, fear, and expect to happen is theory and speculation, rather than solid fact. But that shouldn't disclaim SHTF or make it seem like it's just nonsense. Theories go for most things, because you can never 100% predict what will happen next. Theories and guesses are all you need to motivate prepping, because there will never be solid proof until it happens. However, you don't want to be relying on … [Read more...] about (Video) This Prepper Has Some Strong Opinions About SHTF: When, and What May or May Not Go Down
A large part of surviving in SHTF is being able to defend and protect yourself. In the midst of the chaos, whatever it is, being terrorists, enemy invaders, criminals, or rioters, you never know who could attack you and when. Even other preppers may turn to that if their situation is bad enough, although we hope that doesn't happen. Whether it's for your resources, your shelter, for a strategic reason, or simply you happen to be the random target who gets attacked, you may possibly find yourself under siege in a SHTF situation for any one … [Read more...] about 3 Ways Preppers Can Use Catapults Before, During and After a SHTF Scenario
Imagine this: you're out in the woods on your own, wandering or traveling. It's nothing major, just a hike or a small camping trip, but you're nowhere close to other people.Everything seems to be going fine, but suddenly you've fallen down a small cliff and broken your leg. You can't move, and need help soon. The thing is, that's going to be tough to do out here.Out in the wilderness, bad things all of the time, but we rarely think we're going to be the victims of said "bad things". And of all the places to get trapped, lost, or injured, the … [Read more...] about 6 Great Emergency Survival Whistles That Could Save a Life if Disaster Strikes in the Wilderness
If you know anything about prepping, then you know the importance of what you prep with. All of the gear, items, and resources you stock up on and use are very crucial to survival. And I'm sure most of us are aware of how tough it is to plan and decide what all the right things are, with so much to choose from. So that's when sources like this really come in handy, helping you with advice and tips from expert preppers and such. However, while we almost always see what we should stock up on, what is right, and things we need to do, we almost … [Read more...] about (Video) 5 Things Preppers Should NOT Stockpile Large Amounts Of For SHTF or Economic Collapse
One of the most valuable and important resources without question is water. For almost any other resource we can go for at least a little bit without them, but when it comes to water, we need it pretty frequently or things get bad real fast. So with that logic, it stands to reason that getting a source of water should be one of our first priorities when prepping. The most common ways of doing that would be getting a well, a safe pipeline, or large amounts of stored water. And while those methods usually work, you never know when you … [Read more...] about Everything Preppers Need To Know About Properly (and Legally) Harvesting Rainwater For Survival