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How to Plan for the Worst-Case Scenario

This may sound like a no-brainer, but it’s easy to overlook. You need to have a plan for what you will do in a worst-case scenario where the dollar becomes absolutely worthless. That means no dollars to buy things with. That probably also means no oil, no natural gas, no electricity. Assume that all the […]

Spiritual Preparation

More important than physical preparation is spiritual preparation. That’s because nobody knows what’s going to happen in the future. We can speculate; but we can’t foretell. Furthermore, even if we knew what the future held, we wouldn’t know exactly how to prepare. We wouldn’t be able to anticipate every possible scenario and circumstance. You see, […]

Man Doth Not Live Off Tomatoes Alone

When most people think of a backyard garden they think of tomatoes, cucumbers, and zucchini. There’s nothing like fresh veggies in the summer, but you certainly can’t survive on salad… Your typical tomato contains about 1.1 grams of protein. Most people need about 60 grams per day. To get your daily protein requirements, you’d have […]

Crossing the Rubicon

On May 7, the DOW plummeted nearly a thousand points in a single day before bouncing back for a loss of “only” 348 points. The 1,000-point drop was the biggest intra-day drop in history. A few called it a fluke, an aberration. But it’s hard to believe that explanation of events when today, May 20, […]

18 Things to Stockpile for the next Wildfire

Wildfires threatened the lives of people near wildland areas, as well as their property. 

Gas Versus Propane

One of the most important factors for living off the grid or designing your perfect bug out location (BOL) in preparation for a SHTF event, is the need for power.

Survival ‘Fashion’

Survival “fashion” is not about donning trendy clothing or standing out in a crowd – it is actually about the polar opposite.

SHTF At Home: Tips and Tricks

In order to be able to answer this question, we must first define the terms.

Knives for Self-Defense

If a person with a gun attacks you from a distance, then the only defensive weapon that makes sense would be a gun (or other projectile weapon).