Bugging in vs bugging out

There are many different opinions on both bugging in and out and most of them are conflicting on so many levels. However, I believe there is no one single answer on whether someone should do one or the other. There…
Parachute cords – basic survival guide

Very few items in your BOB, GHB or EDC (everyday carry) have as many uses as a parachute cord. It is hands down one of the most versatile things you could have on you. There are so many ways to…
Bandanas – Use Case Prepping

There are dozens of articles and youtube clips, which are competing in who will find more useful ways of using a bandanna. They go from ‘blow your nose’ to one time ’emergency diaper’ or ‘toilet paper’. Under right circumstances, all…
My Bug Out Bag List

Bugging in and out Bugging out should always be your last option. Bugging in and riding out whatever comes, in a known and well-supplied environment like home is always preferable. However, if it comes to leaving, you must be ready.…
Gray Man – The myth or truth?

What is a gray man? A ‘Grey Man’ is a concept or theory of being able to blend into your surroundings, so that you and your family can easily move unnoticed through a crowd during a time of civil unrest…
How to track expiration dates of your supplies?

About expiration dates Today’s topic is expiration dates on food. It’s also called ‘sell by’, ‘best by’, ‘best before’, ‘best if used by’, ‘use by’, ‘packed by’ – I bet you’ve seen a lot of different terminology on different types…
Prepper’s mini dictionary for newbie and pros

We have collected a number of terms, abbreviations, and acronyms for different things and events most commonly used in the prepping community. Some you may already know and others may be completely new to you. However, if you feel that…
How to make your Get Home Bag – GHB

What is a Get Home Bag? GHB is a bag you have in your vehicle or on your person at all times. Let’s say you are at work or for whatever reason quite a distance from home and your vehicle…
Preppers Funniest Videos

Title pretty much says it all. Let’s do America’s Funniest Home Videos, the prepping way. Who cares if your security severely lacks communication and perimeter defense. Meet the psycho-preppers!