Category - Survival

Have you Considered Perennial Homesteading?

Perennial Homesteading

Are you prepared to grow your own food? If a disaster with long-term ramifications strikes, even the most well-stocked reserves in the world aren’t going to last forever. Eventually, you’re going to have to think about homesteading to provide for you and your family. Ideally, you will...

Paracord: A Survival Necessity

Paracord

Paracord: A Survival Necessity One of the most useful supplies to have in any survival situation is paracord. Cordage (small-diameter rope, or a stronger twine) can be used in a million different ways. For example, cordage can be used to:   Tie up a shelter Secure items to a backpack or...

The Bare Basics – Surviving After The Fall

Surviving

Surviving After a Disaster While all many people comfortably lead their typical lives today, it is probably true that a few of them have the basic survival and preparedness tips and tricks. Many catastrophes both man-made and natural are hitting the world from the left, right, and center...

Steps to Protecting Your Family in a Disaster Situation

Protecting Your Family in a Disaster Situation

Protection of yourself and your family – it’s the ideal at the heart of the survivalist mindset. There’s nothing more important, and all other things – food contingencies, shelter, weapons caching – are built around that goal. In this article I want to explore some of the...

The Importance of Shelter in Survival

The Importance of Shelter in Survival

    Many people claim to know a lot about survival, but haven’t actually spent much time outdoors in emergency situations and bad weather.  It’s easy to survive when you plan on spending the night out and have all the gear you need. But when a real situation comes around, you can’t...