Tying Knots # 2: The Half-Hitch

The Half Hitch is one of the basic knots that everybody should know. In concept it is essentially a single hitch formed around the standing part of another hitch. The main use of the half-hitch is to complete and strengthen other knots so that they do not unravel.  This is a knot that will be … Read more

The Simple Survival Smart Book

The Simple Survival Smart Book is an invaluable tool in the survivalist/prepper’s toolbox.  It is a compact book packed with the essential knowledge you need after the collapse or even if you are just camping for the weekend.  It is available as a Paperback, Kindle ebook, and audiobook through Audible.com. When the SHTF you are going … Read more

Audiobook Giveaway

I am giving away twenty (20) free copies of the audiobook version of my recently published book; The Simple Survival Smart Book.  The first twenty respondents will receive a redemption code for your free copy at Audible.com.  The audiobook sells for $19.95 retail. In order to receive a free copy simply send an email to info@simplesurvival.us with “Audiobook Giveaway” in the subject line

Tying Knots: My First Video Series Going Up

One of the things I am going to be doing is putting a series of essentially how-to videos up to demonstrate how many of the survival tasks in my book are done.  I am thinking of coming up with some catchy title like “What Right Looks Like” or something similar.  I have not decided on … Read more

Book Review: Don’t Hurt People & Don’t Take Their Stuff by Matt Kibbe -Copy

Don’t Hurt People and Don’t Take Their Stuff: A Libertarian Manifesto by Matt Kibbe is a thinking man’s book, which is probably why the people that would benefit most from reading it probably won’t.  If you are sucking the government teat and leeching your existence off others then you are not reading it.  Those of us … Read more