Top 4 Wearable Fire Starters

Top 4 Wearable Fire Starters
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I feel like I talk about fire starting skills and tools a lot. I talk about it a lot because fire can be the source of survival. It provides warmth, security, light, cooks food, boils water (for drinking) and lots more! In short, fire is awesome. I’m always trying to think of ways to have […]

Top 4 Emergency Shelter Ideas

Top 4 Emergency Shelter Ideas
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Shelter is generally #2 on my list (#1 is water). However, it’s still important. When we think about shelter, we need to keep in mind that the clothes on our back and our surroundings can help us with shelter. For instance, the hat on your hat provides some good shelter from the sun. Or that […]

5 Types of Preparedness Lists To Stay Organized

5 Types of Preparedness Lists To Stay Organized
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I’m all about lists. I love making lists because it helps me focus on what I need to do. If I just keep the information stuck in my mind, then¬†there’s a good chance that it’ll never actually come to fruition. For me, writing it down is a vital part to making things happen. This is […]

Mountain House Ambassador

Mountain House Ambassador
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I’m proud to announce I’m now an Ambassador for Mountain House. I love Mountain House because it’s fresh, hearty food and it’s reasonably priced. You may already be familiar with Mountain House, they’re the brand behind the ultimate in delicious freeze-dried meals that are lightweight, easy to prepare, and a key ingredient to any preparedness […]

Has Social Media Ruined Hunting?

Has Social Media Ruined Hunting?
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Let me preface this by saying that I am thrilled when I see ANYONE get a successful hunt. I’m also thrilled to just see people out hunting, regardless if they are successful or not. Contrary to popular belief, the hunting community is pretty small. According to a report taken in 2011 by The U.S. Fish […]