Don’t Forget the Importance of a Safe Drinking...
Most of us understand the importance of having access to an abundant supply of safe drinking water...
The 13 Best Knives Ever Made
Roughly 2 million years ago, a particularly bright specimen of Homo habilis needed to cut something...
100 Hour Candles
    I am always on the look-out for homemade counterparts to store bought preparations....
How to Make a Sub-Irrigated Planter (SIP) from a...
Sub-irrigated planters (mistakenly referred as “self-watering planters”) are amazing systems...
Creating a Survival Cache
I decided to create a few “survival cache’s”. First – what is a survival cache? Generally,...
DIY: Horizontal Storage of 55 gal. Water Barrels
Storing water is one of the most important aspects of Emergency Preparedness. We recommend working...
Making an Elder Whistle
In this article I have used freshly cut Elder wood which is still green, however It is best to use...
How to Scavenge After the SHTF
I know what some of you are thinking: “I won’t have to scavenge because I already have...
Urban Rafting For Survival: DIY Raft
Let’s start with the usual idea that we’re either preparing for a potential situation (which is...
Pine Needle Tea
For those of you who are new to the world of plants, a safe and simple tea can be made from the...