Learn How to Fish in the Primitive Way

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March 31, 2016

In any survival situation, the first thing that you need to do is to find a source of water. We can’t survive for more than 2 days without it, which emphasizes its importance. Finding water has several advantages: you can purify it in order to consume it, follow a stream towards a lake and it is a never-ending supply of fresh food. However, fishing in a survival situation can be…


Gunshot First Aid for Preppers

February 25, 2016

Firearms and ammunition are major parts of any prepper project. They provide protection and security, which are two of your most important concerns in any TEOTWAWKI scenario. Anyone that begins prepping will come across the subject of weapons, self-defense and survival. Getting acquainted with weapons is one of the basic survival skills that everybody learns in order to defend themselves against potential threats. Many, however, overlook the possibility of you…


The best rodent repellent for your property, farm or garden.

February 25, 2016

Your fields and gardens are under constant threat from rodents and other pests. Rodents are very resilient, and can quickly grow in number if they have enough food. Most people use poisons; however they’re not very effective and they also pose a threat to other farm animals that might eat them. Attracting a barn owl to live on your property could be a much better solution than other commercially available…


Best 9 foods for your survival garden

February 15, 2016

In a SHTF situation, commerce will most probably be dead within a couple of weeks. It can be an EMP attack, a natural disaster, you name it. If you are really serious about your survival, you want to make sure you can live off the grid. This means sourcing your own food. If you are a beginner at this or you don’t have a lot of available space, you want…


Best deadfall traps for survival

February 15, 2016

In a bug out survival situation you will probably have some provisions with you. However, you will probably run out in a few days so finding food is going to be a top priority. In order to be more efficient, you should definitely build traps. Of course, if you’re carrying a gun, you can hunt. However, hunting is more difficult, requires more skill and also means you will make a…


Using moss for your shelter

February 3, 2016

A SHTF scenario could force you to seek shelter in the mountains or a forest. Let’s say you are forced to move out by a cataclysm. It could be anything from a natural disaster, like a hurricane, flooding, an earthquake, to human threats. There could be bomb or terrorist attack threats, there could be invasions or there could be epidemics. In any bug out situation, the more you know, the…


How to Carry an Injured Person by Yourself

January 27, 2016

As I mentioned in a previous article, knowing how to carry a person is one of the best skills you could have in any TEOTWAWKI scenario. It makes little difference if it’s an earthquake, hurricane, avalanche, a war or a fire. Chances are people are going to get hurt. People you love might not be able to walk. People around you might be unconscious or even worse. Knowing how to…


Survival skills: How to carry a person

January 20, 2016

A crisis situation can arise at any moment. In these uncertain times you never know what’s going to be next, another disease, a war or a natural disaster. In any SHTF situation, you probably won’t be alone. It is likely that you will continue to live or at least be in touch with friends and family. Knowing how to carry a person might be one of the most important skills…


Metalworking survival skills

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January 13, 2016

Any TEOTWAWKI situation will demand more of you than anything you have ever faced. Once the environment is stable again, the remaining human survivors will be charged with rebuilding society from scratch. It is likely that most of your worldly possessions have been used, damaged or have lost their value during the crisis. In a SHTF context, the skills you bring to the table will be your most valuable asset….


How to survive a mass-shooting

November 18, 2015

Unless you’ve been camping the whole weekend, you couldn’t have missed what transpired in Paris on Friday the 13th. The terrorist attacks that shook the French capital were terrible and as we’ve learned, they were organized by ISIS. It is horrific what these Muslims are doing around the world and the worst part is that we’re letting even more of them come into our country, thanks to our “commander in…