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Stop, Think and Prepare For The Holid...

There are plenty of events that require keen survival skills during the holiday season, and some of them require more than just patience and long suffering to overcome. With everything else going on this time of year, it is easy to forget some of the basic safety and preparedness skills. Here are a few to […]

Zombie Movies With A Touch Of Preppin...

Of course, they are not as sexy as werewolves and vampires but movies about zombies have been a horror movie mainstay since the time your great grandparents wore shorts. Here are a few movies about the walking dead that you should watch tonight. Return of the Living Dead Zombies are ready to party and back […]

A Swedish Torch Fire

  The Swedish Fire Torch, also known as a Canadian Candle, is a simple and efficient method to make a fire using a single log. In addition to being easy to ignite and control, it is small and compact, burns long (is a self-feeding fire method) and provides not only excellent warmth but a stable […]

DIY Deer, Beef or Anything Else Jerky

What is beef jerky, anyway? Jerky is essentially strips of lean meat that have marinated and dried. Dried meat has been an important staple for ages.  We are starting to understand just why. You can choose how you want to flavor it, by selecting different ingredients for a marinade. This means you can add fresh […]

Survival Tips from Movies, Books and ...

These days, a survivalist who is in search of tips on can find them everywhere. Movies, tv and books have all widened their influence on just about any field of interest that you can think of. With the internet, finding information on how to become a better survivalist has become much easier. The World Wide Web […]

Survival Books and Manuals…Time...

I would certainly hope that every outdoor enthusiast has a few books on survival skills. Yes, you may have every episode of your favorite survival show on DVD, and you might even have some kind of survival app on your fancy phone. But to me, these just don’t take the place of a real paper […]

31 Uses For Dawn Dish Liquid

Good news: The Dawn dish soap sitting by your sink can be used for more than just dishes. In fact, you will probably be shocked by just how useful that iconic blue liquid really is. The dish-washing soap contains strong detergent that removes grease, but the mixture is still gentle because of the added surfactants […]

Man with master’s degree lives ...

By Jason Blevins Associated Press Published: Sunday, Dec. 13 2009 12:00 a.m. MST   MOAB — Daniel Suelo gets the same question, all the time. “Why?” The 48-year-old kneels in front of the desert cave he calls home, sips cedar tea from a chipped mug and explains, again, why he has intentionally lived the past […]

Americas New Chips In Bank Cards̷...

June 15, 2015   US banks are currently in the process of replacing all debit and credit cards to get rid of the magnetic-strip cards and introduce new computer chipped cards that claim to more securely store data. Experts are predicting that by October 1, 2015, tens of millions of cards will be switched out […]

How to Create an Emergency Ammo Can F...

When it comes to having a well-stocked first aid kit, I want to be prepared.  I truly do.  Having spent weeks at a time on a boat in the remote waters of British Columbia, I have always understood that a drugstore and medical doctor may not be accessible.  If sick or wounded, I would be […]