A Basic Guide to Shelters

Depending on the region you live in, and the range of possible disasters you wish to prepare for, there are a variety of emergency shelters you can purchase or construct to better prepare yourself. You may not be in the market for a post-nuclear … [Continue reading]

How To Use Human Urine As A Natural Fertilizer

When we covered alternative fertilizers the other night in our Survival Gardening Webinar, we got to talk a bit about composting human “waste.” In that, we were almost entirely focused on the pros and cons and dangers of excrement, not using human uri … [Continue reading]

How to Heat Your Home Without Electricity

  How to Heat Your Home Without Electricity Without electricity or natural gas, heating a home (especially in colder climates) can be difficult.  Most modern homes rely on one or both of these sources for all heating duties.  Fortunately, t … [Continue reading]

6 Ways To Deal With Disaster – Guest Post

  6 Appropriate Measures On How To Deal With Disaster Emergencies No matter how prepared we think we are for a disaster, we are never as fully prepared as we should be. Dealing with an emergency should help us to fine tune for the next … [Continue reading]

5 Signs You Might Be A Prepper

It is a pretty common stereotype to picture preppers as 50-year-old men hiding out in bunkers with a bunch of guns and ammo. Shows on tv that focus on these types of extremists as well as news reports about people labeled as preppers who have … [Continue reading]

5 Plants from the Kitchen for Your Health

    It’s been known since ancient times that vegetables and herbs are crucial in maintaining health and improving your well being. But some of those common plants and herbs have medical properties and can turn into natural medicine … [Continue reading]

Let the Aquaponics Begin!!

I recently added a grow bed to my existing pond. Since we already have an existing fish and water lilly pond, that part of the aquaponic system which needs some time to circulate was taken care of. Good, healthy bacteria grow within a balanced fish … [Continue reading]

Are You Prepared to Use Violence to Stop Violence?

Are You Prepared to Use Violence to Stop Violence

Are You Prepared to Use Violence to Stop Violence? If asked, “are you willing to use violence to stop violence against you or a loved one?” many of us would answer “yes”. I know I would. The truth is, unless you’ve been tested, you really don’t … [Continue reading]