Posts in category How To

Prepping and Your Vision

Without actual experience in long-term off-the-grid survival it’s really tough to figure out what you’ll really need, and what is not so important after all. And there is no substitute for actual experience. From my chair, when it comes to the discussions of survival and disaster preparedness, there is far too much emphasis on guns […]

3D Printers, Guns And Politicians...

The U.S. House of Representatives voted to renew the 25-year-old Undetectable Firearms Act on December 3rd. The Senate followed suit on December 9, the day the bill was set to expire. President Barack Obama is expected to sign the bill into law as soon as it reaches his desk. The law stipulates that all firearms […]

Experiencing A Winter Power Outage

The U.S. has had an onslaught of damaging winter storms recently — even the Deep South has gotten its rare share of snow and ice, with snowstorms ravaging roads as far down as Georgia and Florida. That means a lot of weather-related perils to contend with, like power outages. It’s important to know what to […]

Hunting Skills Of Our Grandparents

Judge Distances Without a Range Finder Today’s laser rangefinders make life extremely simple; by just pointing and clicking they give you an exact yardage measurement. In the days of old, people could literally call those same distances within degrees of accuracy with nothing more than a quick glance. The really bad part is this trick […]

Survival and Soap

When you find yourself in a wilderness survival situation, cleanliness and hygiene are often not at the top of your list of priorities – but they should be. Maintaining proper hygiene in a survival situation is much more than just a mental or emotional boost. While you’re battling elements you can visually see – terrain, […]

Sewing In The Wild

Possessing the knowledge and ability to sew is an essential toolset if you are to survive in the wild for any extended period of time.  Clothing, shelter, shoes, and tools may need to be repaired and often those repairs require basic sewing technique.   Starting and Ending a Stitch To sew anything, begin by knotting […]

No Can opener, No Problem

It happens to the best of us. You have the food but forgot the eating utensils or plates. When it comes to canned food, failing to bring the can opener may seem like an end-of-the-world disaster – unless you know these simple methods for opening a metal can without using a can opener. The “simple” […]

Tips From our Pioneering Ancestors (W...

When SHTF and today conveniences will no longer be available we will turn back to what our grandfathers use to do to solve different problems. The ”life hacks” bellow were a way of life for our ancestors and many of these haks were forgatten or simply not used nowadays. In the 1910s, Gallaher Ltd of […]

Great Uses of Activated Charcoal

The benefits of activated charcoal are astounding. From teeth whitening, to purifying water and air. Activated charcoal is a naturally occurring miracle… Effective Uses for Activated Charcoal Activated Charcoal is one of Earth’s many natural blessings. This one element has amazing cleansing, purifying, and healing properties. Read all about how Activated Carbon works here. Activated […]

DIY Goat Milk Soap

Goat Milk Soap is one of my favorite all time products. I love the way it feels on my skin, I love the way it smells, and I love all the benefits it has for my skin! You’ll love all these goat milk soap recipes & ideas!   Ingredients Coconut oil – 20 oz Olive oil […]