5 Reasons Watermelon Is The Perfect Survival Food

Watermelon may just be the perfect survival food. And it's astonishing how few preppers know about this. This red, crisp, juicy fruit is perfect for summertime. BBQs, picnics, and 4th of July parties are rarely without this tasty treat. However, it's not just tasty. It's also ridiculously versatile. And, as you're about to discover, it's ...

How To Barter Effectively When SHTF

One of the most crucial skills every preppers needs is the ability to know how to barter effectively. This is crucial, since you're very likely to run out of a crucial resource when SHTF. It could be food, water, tools, supplies... but something is going to run out. And when it does it's your job ...

6 Ways To Use Epsom Salt In A Crisis

Most preppers have no idea just how lifesaving epsom salt can be in a crisis. And that's why this information is so valuable. Epsom salt has different chemical compounds than other salts, and isn't suitable for consumption. However, it does have a surprising amount of uses that can help better a survival ...

4 DIY Natural Bug Sprays To Keep The Pests Away

Once you discover these natural bug sprays you'll want to make some pronto! As any gardener knows, you can spend months slaving away in your survival garden. And yet, despite all your hard work, a swarm of hungry insects can come in and destroy your fruits and veggies within minutes. It's infuriating! Sure, ...

9 Compact Survival Tools You Can Carry In Your Pocket

Compact survival tools are a must-have in a crisis. And the need for them becomes greater by the day... With all the recent school shootings, natural disasters and random acts of violence it seems the world is getting scarier all the time. As such, we need to prepare ourselves at all times for an emergency situation. This ...

How To Get Your Mind Right For A Crisis

A crucial step to disaster preparedness is knowing how to get your mind right for a crisis. After all, food, water and other preps are important. But the thing that ttuly sets you apart when the SHTF is how mentally prepared you are - or aren't - for what happens. Many preppers underestimate the value of ...

6 Edible Plants That Will Help You Survive

People have been depending on their ability to identify edible plants for thousands of years. It's this "living off the land" that's kept us alive for so long. However, thanks to things like convenience and large-scale food production, we no longer need to depend on this survival skill to get our nutrients. And that's a real ...

6 Controversial Plants You May Desperately Use In A Crisis

Think you know all the controversial plants in the world? Some of these may surprise you! Nature provides a ton of benefits for our health and well-being. Heck, in many ways it’s like Mother Nature offers us our own, natural pharmacy. However, there are certain plants that are quite controversial - mostly due to the public’s opinion ...

5 Unexpected Ways To Make Your Own Flour

Any good prepper should know how to make your own flour. That's because this ingredient is ideal for baking, and is great for cooking certain foods as well. Not to mention, it's fairly easy to do, and you can make it out of a surprising amount of plants. Not to mention, if you have gluten intolerances, ...

4 Reasons You Need Lamb’s Ear In A Crisis

You're going to be shocked at all the reasons you'll need lamb's ear in a crisis... The truth is preppers can get so caught up in preparing for a disaster that they completely miss out on one of the most essential survival skills out there: plant identification. This is a real shame, since this skill can literally ...