This video explains how to look for survival needs, before you need them, and Grab It When You Can. Click on the Photo to activate video. I hope you enjoyed this video, and as always, Be Prepared To Survive!
Most people who write about solar stills can be divided into two camps. Proponents and opponents. The first group usually are those that talk about the in ground solar still, borrow diagrams from old military manuals, and tout their effectiveness. Many of these people have never built one. The second group, usually have built one, […]
This is a short video that shows how to orient a map with a compass and briefly discusses magnetic declination. Click on the Photo to activate video. I hope you have enjoyed this video and as always, Be Prepared To Survive!
I believe in free thinking in all aspects of my life and survival is no different. I often hear people in the survival community discuss various aspects of priorities during a survival situation, the proper way to perform a specific task, and even what type of equipment you must carry. I don’t believe this is […]
If you have never had the pleasure of visiting the Swiss Alps, you have truly missed an experience of a lifetime! Whenever I mention that I hiked the Swiss Alps, I’m often asked what precipitated such an excursion. Well here is the story of how I got to hike the Swiss Alps. I was brought […]
This video demonstrates a practical, simple, and easy technique for starting a fire with one hand using a Ferrocerium rod and a knife. Click on the Photo to activate video. I hope you have enjoyed this video and as always, Be Prepared To Survive!
Oftentimes, articles, movies, and television portray those who “Bug-Out” as wild looking Road Warriors. However, as the photo above depicts, this is not the way you want to look in a bug-out situation. In this article we will examine the concept of not standing out, or as it is sometimes described, being a “Grey Man.” […]
When we have guests over for dinner, we usually like to start the meal with a salad. When the salad is placed on the table, and after a bewildered examination by our guests, we are normally informed that the salad looks splendid, but then asked what is in it. Our salads seldom resemble the usual […]
This video shows various types of Simple Swiss Fences that could be used for a homestead. They are easily made with nothing more than some poles and a mallet. These type of fences where used here in America during the pioneer days, having the designs brought over here from Europe. Click on the Photo to […]
I read an article about propagating your tomato plants by removing the side-shoots that develop from the angle between the leaf stems and the main stem of the plant. Removing these side-shoots helps the main plant develop more fruit, but it also would give me more tomato plants FREE! I thought, why not try it […]