Knowing how to tie the arbor knot can save you a lot of difficulties and extra gear carrying in the wild.  A harbor knot is tied with cordage, which is as important as any other piece of gear you ...

  Considering peanut butter as survival food must have crossed your mind on more than one occasion. After all, it’s the inevitable purchase everyone makes when shopping. Like, is there anyone who hates peanut butter? Apart from allergic persons, I ...

  I’m not sure that “how to store salt” was anyone’s to-do list while growing up, not even now as preppers. I mean, we discuss so much food stockpiling that we neglect some of the specific ingredients that require their ...

Military Tactics to Win a Gunfight — Part II   Having previously looked at some military tactics to win a gunfight, let’s look at more.  As much as your weapon & ammo matter in a shootout, several other things matter ...

  Acknowledging that crime is unpredictable & that you may not be with your gun at all times necessitates knowing the best items to use as a discreet weapon as you go about your daily activities. This is good news ...

  These essential knots to know in the wild can be a lifesaver, like the basic two we discussed earlier. All knots have their specific uses, although they can be used for general purposes too. The knots to be discussed ...

  Considering certain factors to consider before camouflaging will help you bug out successfully if you ever have to go discreet. Remember that there is no guarantee to your bug-out plan, no matter how infallible it may appear when setting ...

  There are some unusual sources of food when SHTF, and I daresay it is in every prepper’s best interest to be aware of these sources before catastrophe hits. The scarcity of food after natural disasters is well documented, as ...

  Knowing how to conduct CPR is perhaps the most important first-aid skill you can know. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation can be the sole difference between life & death. Through rescue breaths & chest compressions, you can restart a heart that’s stopped ...

  Settling for only 7 survival uses for aluminum foil out of the myriad of benefits available was tricky, but we ensured that we selected only the most pivotal uses.  Aluminum foil is a present staple in kitchens across the ...