PREPAREDNESS Self Sufficiently

50 Uses of Duct Tape for Survival and Emergencies

The other version dates back to the same era, but gives the credit to the heating industry.  When people first began using central heating, aluminum ducts were installed throughout homes in order to distribute the heat to different rooms. The joints of the ducts were leaking, so in an effort to conserve heat, duct tape […]


44 Fantastic Uses of Paracord for Prepping and Survival [UPDATE: Now 60+ Ways]

My love affair with paracord continues.  Not only is it strong and useful for a myriad of tasks, it is colorful and fun to work with. Time spent making a paracord bracelet, paracord lanyard, paracord belt, and other paracord projects is time well spent. I know I am not the only one that feels this way. […]


10 Dangers To Living Off The Land And Surviving In The Wild If Society Collapses…

How to Live off the Land if a complete breakdown of society ever occurs. Bushcraft, survivalism, self-defense, stealth and survival hunting and fishing. If America collapses you’re going to need a back-up plan for survival. Included: 10 Dangers to Living Off the Land and Surviving in the Wild. How many readers here remember the movie “Red Dawn” from the early […]


Why 90% of the Population Would Die Without Electricity

Experts predict that an EMP strike that wipes out electricity across the nation would ultimately lead to the demise of up to 90% of the population. However, this figure begs an important question: if we were able to live thousands of years without even the concept of electricity, why would we suddenly all die without […]

PREPAREDNESS Self Sufficiently

Second Great Depression: 10 Survival Food In Case Of Emergency

A catastrophic disaster or major terrorist attack can cause an immediate run on banks, market crash, social unrest and food shortages leading to a Second Great Depression; either be prepared beforehand or be broke with nothing, begging for food in the aftermath. What are the top foods to stockpile for an emergency of this level? What to […]


The Best Industry Experts Pick Their Must-Have SHTF Gun: Having A Gun For Defense Is The Best Option

OUR PANEL OF EXPERTS ANSWERS THE AGE-OLD QUESTION “IF YOU COULD ONLY GRAB ONE GUN WHEN SHTF, WHAT WOULD IT BE?” The question is pretty commonly heard at gun shops, barbecues and shooting ranges. Every shooter knows it, and every shooter thinks about it. What gun would you choose if you could only have one […]


The American Disaster: How to Survive A Famine

Economic collapse can lead to a breakdown of society and mass food shortages. Severe drought or weather, natural disaster, or a man-made catastrophe like an EMP can also bring on food shortages, and famine, followed by starvation. Millions go hungry. Countless people die. Most Westerners have only experienced the consequences of massive famine on their television screens. In […]


14 Preppers Speculate What an EMP Would Look Like in America

In the early days of prepping, nuclear war was the danger most people were concerned about. That’s easy to understand; not much could be as destructive as a full-scale nuclear exchange. That danger has receded a bit now, although it certainly hasn’t gone away – and, with Russia led by the hard-liner Vladimir Putin, it […]


10 Ways To Fool The Authorities And Escape Martial Law- A Violent And Horrifying Life In A Concentration Camp Is What You May Face One Day Under Martial Law

Martial Law under a government with bad intentions can have devastating consequences. Is history about to repeat itself and will we face a violent enactment of martial law in the years ahead? Here are 10 ways to fool the authorities and escape with your life and family. A violent and horrifying life in a concentration camp is what you […]