Hydration Chart for Those that don’t Know

With warm weather hopefully just around the corner for all of us I recently found this little gem and thought it would be a good idea to share it around. Dehydration is not a joke. I have only ever seen one person killed from it but I have seen literally dozens of people fall out … Read more

Hardtack -How to Prepare It # 1

How to prepare hardtack and a taste test coming soon. I am eating it for lunch right now and putting the video together. I hope to have the video edited and uploaded by this afternoon but it will go up by tomorrow at the latest. It depends on how much my video editing software fights … Read more

The Mundane of Everyday Survival-The Sewing Kit

In line with my contention that most prepping sites spend an awful lot of time talking about politics and/or weapons here is an attempt on my part to change that. Just about every BOB/GOTH list out there has a sewing kit on it. What they don’t really talk about are minimum content requirements. At a … Read more

The Mundane of Everyday Life

Here is something super sexy the books never talk about. When/if the SHTF, how are you planning on cutting your hair and trimming your nails? Or is everyone just planning on going all caveman and never cutting their hair or shaving again? The tree climbers got to get trimmed because we ain’t dogs that wear … Read more

Combat Techniques – First in a Series: Combat – What to expect

Standard Disclaimer: The techniques discussed in this post series should not be used unless and until the SHTF for real and civil order has broken down completely. If you try to pull this stuff off during peacetime and are successful you can pretty much guarantee you will be prosecuted and sent to prison and so … Read more