Rats! I Forgot My Glasses
Aug25

Rats! I Forgot My Glasses

How many times have you gotten to a restaurant or out shopping and tried to read the menu or a label and realized you forgot your reading glasses? It has happened to me more times than I can remember. Thank goodness, I am blessed with good vision for seeing distances, I am farsighted. However, as my age creeps along my near sight seems to decrease a little bit each year. For the last five years if I don’t have my reading glasses, I...

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Test Your Gear
Mar17

Test Your Gear

We have all heard it. Test your gear; make sure you know how to use it and that it works when you need it. This weekend I experienced this first hand with something that I “thought” would work and didn’t need testing. It was a simple Berkey Sport bottle.  I keep one in both cars as part of my get home bag system.  When I purchased the bottles, I just put them in the cars, after all, it is a simple bottle with a filter and a straw...

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Home Security
Jan28

Home Security

Many urban preppers are focused on food, water, medical, guns and ammo.  Yes, all that and much more are very important.  Home security is just as important, after all, if your home isn’t secure your family is at risk as well as your supplies. You may think of home security as security systems with motion detectors, camera surveillance and a monitoring service that will call the authorities if a break in is detected (and sometimes...

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When Hell Breaks Loose – You May Have To Dispose Of A Dead Body
Jan24

When Hell Breaks Loose – You May Have To Dispose Of A Dead Body

If you have ever watched Dual Survival you probably know who Cody Lundin is.  He is a survivalist a barefoot man who teaches others the skills to survive. In 2007 he wrote a book “When Hell Breaks Loose“, a practical book that entertains while providing essential information needed to survive a catastrophe.   When you think of preparing and surviving most likely the first few thoughts are on things like  like food, water, warm...

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Food Storage Tips
Jan21

Food Storage Tips

You have probably read before, store up food to last you and your family for at least three months. That doesn’t sound all that hard.. All you have to do is just sock up on beans and rice maybe a can or two of fruit and you have food storage Right?  No, not so much. Don’t be one of these people that find out the hard way that what you stocked up on isn’t enough or isn’t what you want to eat.  Food storage requires a plan. Make your...

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Lady Prepper Never Alone
Jan20

Lady Prepper Never Alone

Some of you may be lucky enough to be married to a real man.  A man who is alert, honest, in love with, devoted to and focused on you and the family.  A Christian man who is the spiritual leader of his household.  To the women out there who are lucky enough to have married a man like this, be thankful because you are blessed.  Respect the man you picked and who picked you because they are rare. For all you other women who may be...

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Really Off Grid
Jan19

Really Off Grid

Here is and example of the ultimate bug out location.    ...

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