If you have advanced past the 72hr bag and basic essentials I mention in Are You Prepared? then you likely have a wood stove for heating your home. While wood stoves are great for cooking on in the Winter post SHTF, you are not going to warm your house up on an 80F day to make a … Continue reading Cooking in the Summer Post SHTF
My current setup for primitive survival, aka. "bushcrafting." So far this knife has seen little use. Other than preparing some young roosters for dinner, it has been a shelf queen. It does batten well, and is sharp enough to make feather sticks with ease. My patrol setup is very minimal and streamlined for movement … Continue reading Patrol / Bushcraft Knife Setup
This is actually my second try at harvesting rain water. The first time was at my previous property and it did not turn out so well for one main reason... It is critical that you keep your tank completely sealed! I made the mistake of cutting a hole through the tank lid so I … Continue reading Rain Water Harvesting Setup
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Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) Effects survivalsullivan.com/emp-effects/ April 28, 2018 An EMP attack is the most deadly doomsday proposition we could ever face. Few outside of the prepper community are even pondering such an end of the work event – and far fewer still are preparing to survive such a SHTF and the copious amount of domino … Continue reading EMP: People Get Ready
When I think of all the possible scenarios that could mean "bad times" for America, a grid down scenario always comes to mind first. Maybe it's because I'm an Electrician by trade, but the obvious frailty of the grid is the big elephant in the room nobody wants to talk about, but everyone can see. … Continue reading Life without Grid Power, coming to a town near you!