Tips to Keep You Safe when Bugging Out

Bugging out requires quite a bit of planning. You need a place to bug out to and alternative routes to get there in the event roads are closed or there are angry mobs in the way. You need adequate supplies, but you also need to be able to carry those supplies if you have to [...]

By |2019-09-27T13:25:41-07:00August 22nd, 2017|Survival Plan, Bug Out, Skills|1 Comment

Skills You Need to Build a Survival Shelter

You can last up to three days without water, three weeks without food but in a harsh environment, only three hours without shelter. Having the skills to build a shelter could save your life, but it takes several different skills. There's no survival shelter-in-a-box kit, unless you carry a tent. Shelters, whether created from tarp [...]

By |2017-05-31T08:03:23-07:00May 31st, 2017|Shelter, Skills|0 Comments

5 Survival Skills to Teach Your Kids

Too often we get caught up in the preparation of survival and leave out the most important element, kids. Teaching your kids basic survival skills can not only provide them with the tools to help during a traumatic time, but can also prepare them should they be away from your care at this time. Your [...]

By |2017-03-24T10:57:42-07:00March 23rd, 2017|Skills|0 Comments

Cooking Skills for Successful Survival

Cooking Skills for Successful Survival Anyone who cooks out over an open fire may think they have the skills to face an apocalyptic disaster, but that's not necessary true. Wrapping potatoes with tinfoil after you've marinated the slices in spiced virgin olive oil isn't going to be useful when any aluminum foil you have is [...]

By |2017-01-06T11:46:33-08:00January 6th, 2017|Food, Skills|0 Comments

Animal Husbandry Skills for Successful Survival

Animal Husbandry Skills for Successful Survival If you already have backyard chickens, you're probably learning many of the animal husbandry skills you'll need for survival. For those who believe they'll be able to survive by bartering for their starter livestock, but don't have the ideal conditions for raising them now, developing animal husbandry skills right [...]

By |2017-01-07T14:45:39-08:00December 29th, 2016|Skills, Food|0 Comments

Don’t Leave Skill Development Until Last on Your List

Don't Leave Skill Development Last on Your List You may be tempted to do all the simpler things, like gathering a food and water supply, but not work on the harder things that will keep you alive in a long-term disaster. While the food and water supply is important for short term disasters, a major [...]

By |2017-09-09T13:49:47-07:00December 28th, 2016|Skills|0 Comments

Hunting, Fishing and Trapping Skills for Successful Survival

Hunting Fishing and Trapping Skills for Successful Survival Good fishermen might think they are ready to take on the wild. The same as an experienced hunter or trapper. In most cases, they would be right, but only if they have learned primitive hunting, trapping and fishing skills or know how to make their own bullets, [...]

By |2017-01-07T15:53:12-08:00November 16th, 2016|Food, Skills|1 Comment

Medical and Healing Skills for Successful Survival

Medical and Healing Skills for Successful Survival When the SHTF, people prepared for it will have adequate medical supplies for a year or two. There will be no drug store to renew prescription drugs most people depend upon and getting drugs for new ailments will be impossible. You need to start preparing now to develop [...]

By |2017-01-07T16:03:52-08:00November 15th, 2016|Medical, Skills|0 Comments