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Hidden Dollar Store Survival Items

A recent trip to the dollar store got me to thinking about what kind of supplies I could find there. Many of the things in a dollar store are almost useless one-time use junk, but there are gems hidden among the dross, if you look close … [Read more...]

Urban Survival Skills – Resource Gathering

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Survival Business Card

Get This Survival Business Card 100% FREE! Has it all: Eleven useful functions in one tiny tool that fits in your wallet. 11 tools in one! Durable: Stainless Steel construction Compact: Credit card size fits easily into wallets Perfect For … [Read more...]

The EDT Tool – Your Every Day Mini Multi-Tool

Get This EDT Mini Multi Tool 100% FREE! The EDT Mini-Tool has the tools you need in one convenient, pocket sized product A mini “multi-plier” that instantly folds out and multiplies the strength in your hands so you never need to struggle to … [Read more...]

Medicinal Plants

Just like most people, I’ve got a convenient cabinet full of bottles and bubble packs of pills that come in hand when my head hurts or my GI system gets upset over something. I’m not terribly interested in giving up the stuff in my medicine cabinet, … [Read more...]

Bug Out Bags: Practise Skills And Confirm Gear

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Emergency Vehicle Escape Tool

Get This Amazing Evac3 100% FREE! How It Works: Pull the blade guard away from the tool to expose the razor sharp belt cutter Pull the blade diagonally across a jammed seat belt with the steel blade to quickly and easily cut yourself … [Read more...]

Emergency Preparedness on a Budget, Part II

In my last post, I shared my list of ways anyone can start preparing for an emergency without spending much money. Although these steps are important, of course, not all preparation is going to be free. (After all, the reason we’re preparing to … [Read more...]

Rice – The Perfect Survival Food

I’ve spent lots of time reading about long term food storage methods such as freezing, dehydration, pre-packaged MREs (Meals Ready to Eat). Some people have different goals than I do when prepping food. While it would be great to have a variety of … [Read more...]

Should I Join a Fiber CSA?

Before I tell you what a “Fiber CSA” is and before you find out and click off the page, I’m going to ask you to give me 125 words of leeway. That’s not even half a blog post. That’s half of a half of a blog post. Okay? Here goes: A Fiber CSA is … [Read more...]

Basic First Aid

Unless you’re in the medical profession, chances are your kids know more about basic first aid than you do at this moment. Kids usually get some basic first aid training and refreshers as part of their school curriculum but adults rarely have the … [Read more...]

Preparing Your House for Evacuation

There are several emergency scenarios where you may need to leave your house until danger passes. If you live in a hurricane or fire zone, this can happen frequently. Other scenarios are blackouts, biological attacks or floods (among others). In … [Read more...]

CHIEF Supply

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Obamacare Survival Course

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Bug-Out Back Pack

Your Bug-Out Back Pack (BOBP), also known as your Get Out Of Dodge (GOOD) bag, is essential in preparedness and survival. QUESTION: If a major disaster were to hit where you live, right now, and you were given only 5 minutes to evacuate your … [Read more...]

General Food Storage

Once you have invested in additional food for your survival and that of your family, you will need to store it properly to insure the longest shelf life possible. Cool, dry and dark basements or cellars are the ideal location and the preferred … [Read more...]

Building A Greenhouse Plans

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One is None: Don’t Ignore the Importance of Redundancy

Isn’t it funny how we will sometimes stock dozens of cans of beans but only one can opener, or we keep dozens of bandages but only a single scissors to cut them with? Don’t make this common mistake. Have a lot of redundancy built into your emergency … [Read more...]

Storing Water Part 2: What To Put Your Water In

It’s very important that you read this four part series in proper order. For Part 1, Click Here. You can’t just store your water in any old container, leave it down in the basement, and forget about it. You aren’t going to want to hear this, but … [Read more...]

TEOTWAWKI: The End of the World as We Know it

TEOTWAWKI is an acronym that stands for “The End Of The World As We Know It”. It basically means life as we know it right now will change forever, but life will not end. While there are numerous scenarios that can change life as we know it … [Read more...]

Collecting Important Documents

When I first started collecting my important documents, I wasn’t totally sure what I needed, or what I should do with the papers after they were collected. I figured it out, though, and now I feel pretty confident that I will have what I need when I … [Read more...]

The Big Uh-Oh

My local paper, the Sacramento Bee, recently ran a a series of articles centered around the fact that beginning this month, the first members of the Baby Boom Generation will now be entering retirement age. The series told how starting the first … [Read more...]

Food Crisis Survival Guide

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Fire Laces

THE AMAZING FIRE STARTING SHOELACES Start a fire anywhere using concealed fire-starting tools worn right on your shoes Laces made of 550-pound paracord with built-in ferro rods Includes 2 striker blades; strike against ferro rods to … [Read more...]

Pause Before Reacting – You’ll Make Better Choices

Ask any expert what the most important part of preparing for an emergency is and they will tell you it is staying calm when everything and everyone around you is chaotic. Some people think staying calm in tense or unexpected situations is a gift; … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Purify Water

If you find yourself in a survival situation, whether it be out in the wilderness or after a disaster (whether it be man-made or natural), you are going to need clean and safe water to drink. Depending on the circumstances, it can be extremely … [Read more...]

The ULTIMATE Survival & Prepping Checklist PDF

It’s an indisputable fact. Owning a checklist that outlines all of the “dos and don’ts” for prepping is an absolute essential. Without a checklist you’re quite literally flying blind, making decisions based on a whim, and not rock solid … [Read more...]

The Survival Rules of Three – Infographic

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How to Make a Burn Bowl | Survival Skills

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Free Sample Of Emergency Food Supply From Wise Food Storage

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DIY Miniature Soda Can Solar Heater

To view all of the instructions to build your own soda can solar heater, please enter your name and e-mail address below: … [Read more...]

Build Your Own Survival Kit

Build Your Own Survival Kit We provide a wide assortment of 72-Hour Emergency Kits. This makes it easy for you to secure basic pre-packaged preparedness supplies. Yet, it’s interesting. We have found that many people have not purchased disaster kits … [Read more...]

CPR Guide

Adult CPR 1 Check the Scene - make sure it's safe 2 Check the Victim - tap and shout 3 Call for Help - Have someone call 9-1-1 If alone, Call 9-1-1, then do ABC's Airway- tilt head back, lift chin to open airway. Breathing - Take normal … [Read more...]

Preparing Stored Food 101

Grinding grain and soaking beans for emergency food storage is fun, right? Not so much. We’ve done it and we’ve learned that on the occasions that we need to use our food insurance it’s because we’ve got better things to do, whether it’s hitting … [Read more...]

Anatomy of a Butterfly Knife

Some people spend years trying to master the skill of flipping butterfly knives, A.K.A. balisong knives. It’s debatable whether it’s more fun to flip a butterfly knife or to watch someone flip— it looks really cool, and it’s practically … [Read more...]

Get a FREE Deck of Survival Playing Cards

Get your hands on these Survival Playing Cards while supplies last. Each playing card has fun and informative survival tips and tricks to help you survive some of the most common emergency and survival situations. The Survival Playing Cards are not … [Read more...]

Win a Free Sample of Wise’s Emergency Food Supply!

Have a chance to win a free sample of Wise Emergency Food Supply! You may be sent a sample of different types of flavors that Wise Food Storage currently makes. We provide instant winners and if you win, you will be redirected to their form to claim … [Read more...]

Get a FREE Emergency Survival Blanket

Get your Emergency Survival Blanket today! Also known as “space blankets,” they were originally designed by NASA for space exploration. Emergency Survival Blankets help retain 90% of body heat and are great for go-bags, in your car, or any type of … [Read more...]

Win a FREE EVAC3 – Your Car Escape Route!

Have a chance to get your own FREE EVAC3! This clever tool is an invaluable, possibly life-saving utensil that easily fits on your keychain, in your pocket or stashed in your glove compartment, in the event of an accident that would otherwise leave … [Read more...]

Win a Free Optic Fire Starter!

Have a chance to get your own free Optic Fire Starter! This clever tool is an invaluable little gadget that fits in your wallet and weighs next to nothing! When matches and lighters fail you, this nifty tool will become invaluable to help you start a … [Read more...]

Win a FREE Wallet Sized Credit Card Knife

Have a chance to get your own FREE Wallet Sized Credit Card Knife! This clever tool is an invaluable, possibly life-saving utensil that is equally at home in your wallet, purse, bug-out bag, toolbox, or even the kitchen drawer. Ultra Slim – … [Read more...]

Win a Free 14-day Membership to the Survivalist Digital Archive!

Have a chance to get your own membership to the Survivalist Digital Archive! For the first time in history you can gain access to a centralized survival training program that will take you from a concerned hobbyist to a survival pro. This program … [Read more...]

Win a FREE Patriotic Paracord Survival Bracelet!

Get This Amazing Patriotic Paracord Survival Bracelet! Patriotic Paracord Survival Bracelet High quality 550 pound paracord Built-in safety whistle. It's loud! 7 inner strands that can be used … [Read more...]

Win a FREE Everstryke Match!

Have a chance to get your own FREE Everstryke Match! This clever tool is an invaluable, possibly life-saving utensil that is equally at home in your wallet, purse, bug-out bag, toolbox, or even the kitchen drawer. - Has it all: Contains the ferro … [Read more...]

Win a FREE Wallet Sized Survival Business Card!

Have a chance to get your own FREE Wallet Sized Business Survival Card! This clever tool is an invaluable little gadget that fits in your wallet serves 11 cool functions. It is a: 1. Can Opener 2. Knife Edge 3. Slotted/Flathead Screwdriver 4. … [Read more...]

Win A Free Firekable Paracord Bracelet!

Get This Amazing Firekable Paracord Bracelet From! - Has it all: Contains the ferro rod and striker tucked neatly into the bracelet fits discretely on your wrist... - Strikes hot, burns hot: Ferro rod strikes at over 3,000 … [Read more...]

Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Student Workbook

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Paracord Project Inspirations: Classic and Original Knots and Ties for Fundraising, Fashion, or Fun

Paracord Project Inspirations (PPI) is another impressive addition to bestselling author J.D. Lenzen's growing catalog of paracording instruction books. Showcasing twenty-five carefully chosen classic and original knots and ties, its focus is stylish … [Read more...]

Fix, Freeze, Feast: The Delicious, Money-Saving Way to Feed Your Family

Buy groceries in bulk, prepare family-friendly dishes, package in meal-sized freezer bags, then stock the freezer with ready-to-defrost-and-serve tasty homemade meals. This is the winning system of Fix, Freeze, Feast, a cookbook that has already … [Read more...]

Mycelium Running: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World

Mycelium Running is a manual for the mycological rescue of the planet. That’s right: growing more mushrooms may be the best thing we can do to save the environment, and in this groundbreaking text from mushroom expert Paul Stamets, you’ll find out … [Read more...]

Tom Brown’s Field Guide to Wilderness Survival

Here, in one essential volume, are the basics of wilderness survival. The most ancient and important skills, preserved for generations, are presented in a simple, easy-to-use format with clear illustrations and instructions. A complete must-have … [Read more...]

Principles Of Personal Defense

This new edition of Cooper's classic Principles of Personal Defense - with a fitting tribute by firearms expert Louis Awerbuck and all-new drawings by renowned illustrator Paul Kirchner - presents his timeless theory of individual defensive behavior … [Read more...]

The Shooter’s Bible Guide to AR-15s: A Comprehensive Reference to One of America’s Favorite Rifles

The essential guide on all things related to one of the most popular firearms in existence.There’s no denying the popularity and intense fascination with AR-15s among firearms enthusiasts today. Here, inside the most comprehensive source to date, is … [Read more...]

When Technology Fails (Revised & Expanded): A Manual for Self-Reliance, Sustainability, and Surviving the Long Emergency

There's never been a better time to "be prepared." Matthew Stein's comprehensive primer on sustainable living skills--from food and water to shelter and energy to first-aid and crisis-management skills--prepares you to embark on the path toward … [Read more...]

Preserving Food without Freezing or Canning: Traditional Techniques Using Salt, Oil, Sugar, Alcohol, Vinegar, Drying, Cold Storage, and Lactic Fermentation

Typical books about preserving garden produce nearly always assume that modern "kitchen gardeners" will boil or freeze their vegetables and fruits. Yet here is a book that goes back to the future—celebrating traditional but little-known French … [Read more...]

The Holistic Orchard: Tree Fruits and Berries the Biological Way

Many people want to grow fruit on a small scale but lack the insight to be successful orchardists. Growing tree fruits and berries is something virtually anyone with space and passionate desire can do - given wise guidance and a personal commitment … [Read more...]

The Cornered Cat: A Woman’s Guide to Concealed Carry

The Cornered Cat is the ultimate resource for women who choose to carry a firearm for self defense. It covers everything from cleaning a pistol to methods of carry. It tells women everything they ever wanted to know about how to carry a firearm for … [Read more...]

Primitive Skills and Crafts: An Outdoorsman’s Guide to Shelters, Tools, Weapons, Tracking, Survival, and More

Anyone eager to master survival skills for outdoor vacations, or simply to find a fun new family activity for a Saturday afternoon, will be educated and inspired by the practical advice presented here by archaeologists, anthropologists, primitive … [Read more...]

Without Rule of Law: Advanced Skills to Help You Survive

WARNING: This book contains material that may be offensive to some readers. It is an instructional guide covering tactical actions and capabilities which should only be executed in last-resort survival situations. This book was written for … [Read more...]

The Kimchi Cookbook: 60 Traditional and Modern Ways to Make and Eat Kimchi

Based on Korea's legendary condiment, Mother-in-Law’s Kimchi is taking America by storm with its vibrant, versatile balance of flavor and just the right amount of spice. Making kimchi is the next frontier for anyone who enjoys DIY food projects, and … [Read more...]