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How To Prep For Feminine Hygiene Needs

We have grown so reliant on throwaway products for perfectly natural events that sometimes people wonder how on earth they would deal with it if suddenly those products were unavailable.  Of course, for many centuries we handled things like menstruation without access to the local Wal-Mart, and with just a little bit of preparation we


Preppers, Patriots And Pirates

“Food is not in short supply, it’s brains that are in short supply” – Doomsday Preppers Now that the prospects of a second Obama administration are hitting home, the pace of a rapid deterioration is confronting all thinking Americans. The radical transformation that is centrally planned for the economy and authoritarianism administrated by the statists


The Rapture, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton And 50 Other Excuses People Use For Not Prepping

Have you ever come away discouraged after trying to talk about prepping with friends or family members that just don’t seem to be interested?  Over the years, I have heard countless excuses from people for why they aren’t getting prepared for what is about to happen to America.  Some of the excuses, like a lack


What You Need To Know About Matches For Survival

How much do your really know about matches?  Chances are you know more about a magnesium fire starter or BIC lighter than you do about matches.  It is just that they are so ubiquitous.  Everyone knows about wooden kitchen matches, right?  And heck, back in the day folks used to collect books of matches from


How To Stock A Prepper Pantry

The overall goal of our emergency food pantry is to have a wide array of nutritious foods stored away in order to carry us through an emergency. In my book, The Prepper’s Cookbook, I wrote how firmly I believe in each household having an emergency food pantry. Whether those emergencies are from Mother Nature or


Contemporary Commentary: Is it Wise to Buy Gold?

The Powers-that-Be, who control or manipulate almost all of the media, including “alternative“, are continually running thousands of ads, or “commentaries” (which are ads in disguise), promoting the purchasing of gold as a hedge against the coming Tribulation.  This is perhaps even more prolific in the “alternative” media, as this is their foundational demographic.  Nevertheless, is buying gold really a


Urban Disasters: Have These 20 Items On You If You Want To Make It Home

From previous disasters, we find clarification and better ways to prepare. Urban disasters happen all the time leaving many stranded in the city. Consider for a moment what you would do if you found yourself in the midst of an emergency where you couldn’t get home using your vehicle. For example, after the terror attacks in New


How To Build A Gluten-Free Pantry On A Budget

There is an almost epidemic hierarchy of wheat-related ailments in America today. From intolerance that causes gastrointestinal discomfort to a debilitating disease, the number of people who do not consume wheat is multiplying exponentially. At the pinnacle of this is Celiac disease. Sufferers are highly sensitive to gluten in any form. The Celiac Disease Foundation


How To Test Your Drinking Water (And Why You Should Do It)

While we would love to be able to trust the liquid flowing from our faucets, anyone who pays even half-hearted attention to the news knows that we can no longer expect safety in our drinking water unless we confirm it ourselves.  The EPA and Michigan’s Gov. Snyder have now added to the list of reasons


Survival Basics: The Six Enemies Of Food Storage

When it comes to stockpiling survival preps, two items are always near the top my list: food and land to grow food.  Those, in my opinion, are the two most valuable commodities to have if the world and society goes to heck.  As I say that, I realize that the land portion of that equation


Why Bargain Stockpiling Is Not Emergency Food Storage

Do you ever watch those programs on television about extreme couponers? I am not much of a TV-watcher, but I’ve seen a couple of these. It is astonishing to watch people load up a heaping grocery cart, then give the cashier a thick wad of coupons and walk out of the store paying $3.11 for


10 Useful Medicinal Plants To Cultivate From Seeds

Over the years, I have shared many articles relative to herbs and plants for the survival garden.  Some are easily found while foraging while others need to be cultivated.  Some provide benefits for a specific ailment while others are all encompassing.  It should come as no surprise the essential oils made from plants and flowers


Still Think The Economy Is “Recovering”? Walmart Is Closing 269 Stores, Including These

The economy is collapsing around us, and if you aren’t already prepared, it’s time to get with it ASAP, because Wal-Mart is closing 269 stores. If that doesn’t ring loud, clanging warning bells for you, then nothing will convince you of the need to prepare for economic collapse. If you listened to the State of


70 Tips That Will Help You Survive What Is About To Happen To America

You may have noticed that things are starting to get crazy. Financial markets are imploding, violent crime rates are soaring in our major cities, and we have witnessed a truly unusual series of natural disasters in recent months. War in the Middle East continues to rage out of control, and Islamic terror continues to spread


Build A Pantry For Pennies: 5 Frugal Shopping Strategies

One of the most common reasons that people give for not prepping is the cost involved.  People seem to have this mental image of a bedroom or basement dedicated to being filled to the rafters with cans of Chef-Boy-Ardee.  They imagine someone going out and spending $5000 at a time for a year’s worth of food, or


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