Spear Fishing for Survival

WHY A FISH SPEAR? Grrrrroonk, grrrroooonk is a sound I hear quite frequently near lakes and ponds where I live in Western Washington. It is the telltale sound of a bullfrog. This species is highly invasive to Washington state and they will wipe out … [Continue reading]

Survival Hunting Tips

To endure the extreme conditions of a survival situation, animal fats and proteins must be eaten regularly, and survival hunting is an essential skill. Such situations are a drain on a person’s energy. Potentially inclement weather forces your body … [Continue reading]

Making Your Home More Secure in 5 Simple Steps

With homes constantly being invaded by burglars, it is extremely necessary to protect your belongings from the reach of uninvited strangers. An astonishing fact about burglary is that, a burglary happens once in every 15 seconds in the USA. Most of … [Continue reading]

How to Build a Coracle

Once humans developed a need to travel on water in order to fish, trade and explore, cultures worldwide created lightweight boats consisting of the skin of an animal stretched over a light frame of wooden poles or strips. One such boat is the … [Continue reading]

Plan To Survive: The Tactics Of Living:

When you read the various Prepper and Survival blogs and comments on Prepping, it’s hard to avoid the constant chatter about guns and defensive warfare… Hollywood has done an excellent job of glamorizing the use of guns and warfare to the point where … [Continue reading]

On Guard! Protect Yourself & Survive

It's very easy to get caught-up and become distracted by all the fun prepping toys. The blogs are choked with articles about guns, knives and survival gear. However, the single most important consideration in prepping is you! Your health and well … [Continue reading]

When You Need Fire The Most, Conditions For It Are At Their Worst…

In a survival situation, your well-being and, quite possibly, your life may depend on being able to get a fire going in a hurry. There are many different primitive methods of making fire,but all of them have one key problem… Not even the most … [Continue reading]

Prepper Parenting: How to Instill Survival Instincts in Your Children

It’s not easy raising children, even on a good day. Readers who already have, or who are currently raising families know this very well. It’s a huge responsibility being entrusted with life, and the initial core values that children develop must come … [Continue reading]