Category: Prepping

Top 4 Wearable Fire Starters

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…



Do you know where the nearest Nuclear Power Reactors are to you?

This post isn’t to scare you, it’s to simply inform you of a potential danger in case of a wide spread emergency or disaster or even a small leak. Nuclear power plants generate a lot of power all across the world. However, they can also be quite dangerous if people are no longer around or…



Top 5 Survival/Prepper Fire Starters & Fire Starting Tips

Instafire – I don’t watch much TV but apparently the inventors of this product were on Shark Tank! Instafire is truly awesome. It lights easily and you only need a little bit to get a good fire started. It says it will only start 4 fires, but I can start a lot more fires with…



5 Types of Preparedness Lists To Stay Organized

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

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…



I Hate Trail Mix – I can’t be the only one!

I have bought so much trail mix over the years, knowing that it’s a good source of a quick bite to eat while hiking or camping or for my BOB. It’s been shoved down my throat by so many people that “TRAIL MIX IS SO GOOD FOR YOU. YOU MUST EAT IT. OMG SO GOOD….



Do you feel too comfortable in your prepping/survival skills?

I was watching an episode of Dual Survival and Cody made a good point. He talked about how he may have all the skills on how to make a fire, but just because he has those skills, he shouldn’t rest on his laurels. Sometimes, even when he does everything right to make a fire, it…



Gift Ideas for the Unprepared – Holiday Survival Kits

Do you know someone who isn’t a prepper, but you want to help them be prepared for emergencies and disasters? Above is a video that I did in 2015 that goes over some ideas. ¬† Here are some really easy ideas: Car Kit – Make them a nice car kit that they can easily stash…



Top 3 Fire Starters That Should be in Every Survival Kit

The bow drill is a good skill to have and all for when you’re dumped into the forest with nothing but a knife. But it’s not exactly the easiest fire making skill. The point of being prepared is to be able to acquire not only the skills but the proper equipment as well in order…



Bridgford Ready To Eat French Toast Review [Prepper Food Storage]

When it comes to my bugging in food supply, I don’t like to store a lot of freeze dried foods. I’d prefer to get foods that still have a long shelf life, but that are foods that I would normally eat everyday. Like canned foods, rice, beans, etc. So when it comes to breakfast food…