Winter Weather Can Wreak Havoc On Travel Plans: How to Stay Warm In Your Car If You’re Stuck In A Winter Storm

Winter weather can wreak havoc on travel plans. Every year we read of canceled flights and closed roads due to ice and snow. It’s always a good idea to check the weather before a road trip, but severe winter storms don’t always follow predictable patterns. An unexpected wind shift and temperature change can turn a […]


11 Perimeter Security Practices For Preppers: If You Are In A SHTF Or Collapse Scenario, This Kind Of Thing Can Help

There are a lot of reasons why you need to consider the security of where you live. Regardless of how nice your area may be or how low the crime rate is, in an emergency the protections you have may not be sufficient to maintain your ground. Even during good times, it can be pretty annoying or […]


7 Critical Steps To Surviving A Winter Blackout: Winter Storms Can be Outright Dangerous If You Aren’t Prepared

Winter seems to have arrived early in most of the United States this year, with the sudden freezing temperatures, icy roads and snow catching many by surprise. Winter storms can be outright dangerous if you aren’t prepared. Consider the following preparation tips to help you get through the upcoming winter storms: 1. Stock Up on […]

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How To Make A Mini Root Cellar In Your Backyard In Less Than Two Hours

Once upon a time, root cellars were the only way people had to preserve their food. These wonderful cold-storage areas became less common when refrigerators became affordable. Houses were no longer automatically built with a root cellar beneath or nearby. A root cellar is still a great way to store fruits and vegetables, though, especially […]


The 5 Major Causes Of The Dark Ages

Europe’s Dark Ages have captivated people for centuries. There’s been whole history textbooks written about them. They’re shrouded in mystery and myth. From them, we get stories like Canterbury Tales and King Arthur and Camelot. There’s an entire genre of literature we call Fantasy that usually draws on the historical costumes, weapons, and customs of the time. […]


Prepping for an Off Grid Winter

This picture hangs on the wall in my kitchen.  Doesn’t it look quaint and charming?  The reality is that winter can be a difficult time.  We had our first taste of cool weather this last weekend.  I’m reminded that fall is just around the corner and it’s time to think about getting our homestead ready […]


Your Protection Is The Priority Of Security Personnel: 5 Best Weapons Used By Security Services

To live peacefully, everyone needs to feel safe and secure in their environment. Why do we feel safe at home or in the office and not in the jungles? Yes, a little adventure in life is necessary; however, we must keep ourselves safe from our surroundings, no matter what. No one is allowed to own a […]


40 Dirt-Cheap Items That Will Be Priceless After The SHTF: Next time you visit the dollar store, take a walk down each aisle and start stocking up on all the little things that will make life much easier after SHTF

Although some survival supplies can be pretty expensive, most of the things people will need after the SHTF are dirt cheap. For example, right now toilet paper only costs about 50 cents a roll. But once the store shelves are bare, most people will trade a lot for a single roll of toilet paper. And that’s just […]


NASA: Intelligent Aliens Are On Earth, Hiding In Plain Sight (Intelligent aliens may have already visited our planet and are currently hiding in plain sight, according to NASA)

Intelligent aliens may have already visited our planet and are currently hiding in plain sight, according to NASA scientist Silvano P. Colombano. “I simply want to point out the fact that the intelligence we might find and that might choose to find us (if it hasn’t already) might not be at all be produced by carbon-based […]


5 Survival Foods Your Grandmother Used To Make

Thanks to modern food processing technology, building up a stock of survival rations is easier than it’s ever been. From cheap tinned goods to tasty dehydrated meals that let you eat well even when you’re living out of a rucksack, modern survival foods make prepping easy. Even your freezer is a powerful survival tool (as […]