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DIY Projects for Your Home – Finding Inspiration On TV
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DIY Projects for Your Home – Finding Inspiration On TV

Cutting costs on non-survival items is very important for preppers. If you are focused on homesteading or survival, spending your hard earned money on home décor items is the last thing you want to do. After all who knows how long you will be in your house? It makes a lot more sense to save your mon... »

5 Emergency Numbers You Should Always Have on Hand

5 Emergency Numbers You Should Always Have on Hand

Whether you have a cell phone, land line or both, there are five emergency phone numbers you should always have on hand. It is impossible to predict every type of emergency that can arise, but you can have the most commonly used emergency numbers to access help as quickly as possible. Write these do... »

Preparing For Disaster? There’s An App For That
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Preparing For Disaster? There’s An App For That

Technology has become so pervasive today that it can be useful in most aspects of life, including work, home and family. Smartphone apps also can be very helpful in helping people prepare for tornadoes, floods and other types of disasters. There are plenty of free and paid apps available for iPhone ... »

Common Childhood Diseases: Infographic
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Common Childhood Diseases: Infographic

Children get ill quite often and to certain common diseases which are described in the Infographic below. There are a few which occur from time to time due to several reasons like infections, unhygienic and low vitamin deficiencies.  It may be shocking to see that statistics show our children are be... »

Preparing For a Tornado

Preparing For a Tornado

Tornadoes have been in the news lately with the two deadly tornadoes in Moore, Oklahoma, and nearby south Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. All told, there were around 45 people killed in both storms and around 25,000 homes completely or partially destroyed. Preparation for storms as violent as these is to e... »

Surviving On A Deserted Island: Sanitary Bathrooms

Surviving On A Deserted Island: Sanitary Bathrooms

When you are stranded on a deserted island, it is highly unlikely that you will find any sort of identifiable ‘bathroom’, so let’s get that misnomer out of the way. You will, however, find abundant places to relieve yourself, or as we commonly express it, ‘go to the bathroom’. For the sake of simpli... »

Surviving On A Deserted Island: Infestation
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Surviving On A Deserted Island: Infestation

If you’re stuck on a deserted island, there are a lot of things that can go wrong. The very state of being stranded on a deserted island is probably the number one thing that has gone wrong. Surviving, however, is a matter of skill and a certain amount of chance. Taking care of basic necessities lik... »

Surviving On A Deserted Island: Drinking Water
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Surviving On A Deserted Island: Drinking Water

Successfully surviving on a desert island comes down to pure chance eventually. If you’re on the island long enough, your success will be tested and the ugly face of genuine survival tactics will surface. The most important part of keeping yourself alive is access to fresh water. Without potable wat... »

Surviving On A Deserted Island: Septic Tanks
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Surviving On A Deserted Island: Septic Tanks

Surviving on a deserted island is all about outwitting the natural elements conspiring to destroy you. If you can successfully manage this, you may just be on your way to dominating the island enough to set up shop and start your community of one. Presuming you are hopelessly stranded and have been ... »

Surviving on a Deserted Island
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Surviving on a Deserted Island

Much has been written about surviving on a deserted island. From works of classic literature from authors like Melville and Defoe to Hollywood movies, adventures of peril at sea and life on deserted islands are the stuff of popular imagination. Movies portray their own entertaining variations of sur... »

Common Summertime Emergencies

Common Summertime Emergencies

The summer can be a time of great fun, but it can also be dangerous. No matter how safe you try and be, there is always room for a disaster to strike. Some situations may not be too bad, but others could be extremely dangerous. Before that happens, it is best to know exactly what could go wrong. Her... »

A List Of Some Of The Most Natural And Non-Toxic Weed Control Methods

A List Of Some Of The Most Natural And Non-Toxic Weed Control Methods

If you have a garden or even if you just want to proudly display a bright green front lawn, you know how annoying weeds can be. Even despite your best efforts at controlling weeds, pulling them out by the roots whenever they sprout up, you will inevitably find that they have somehow made their way b... »

Buying Ammo Online: A Guide for Convenience and Savings
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Buying Ammo Online: A Guide for Convenience and Savings

More and more shooters and survivalists are finding great deals and knowledgeable customer service when they purchase ammunition online. With few restrictions, buying ammo online can be easier than buying in-person and you don’t have to drop extra cash on gas or in many cases, sales tax. Plus, if yo... »

Some Effective Ways To Protect Your House From The Wrath Of a Hurricane

Some Effective Ways To Protect Your House From The Wrath Of a Hurricane

It is always a great idea to prep your home to counter both natural and manmade disasters such as tornadoes, earthquakes, hail storms, floods, wars, etc. In this regard, one of the most destructive calamities that can strike any area are hurricanes. In fact, this lethal storm can spread the destruct... »

Storacell Battery Storage by PowerPax: A Product Review
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Storacell Battery Storage by PowerPax: A Product Review

When you have a pile of different sized batteries, keeping them together and organized can be a pain.  The packages they come in never work properly and when you only have a few batteries left in one container they create wasted space.  Today I received a variety of Storacell battery storage units f... »

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