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The Importance of Sleep

Sleep is not a luxury. Having an adequate amount of sleep is important for your survival – especially when it comes to a SHTF situation. Although ofte

Prepping for Winter

Winter is on its way.  It’s the time of year when squirrels stock up on acorns and bears go into hibernation.  But what does a prepper do to survive t

Coping With The Stress of Natural Disasters

Disasters not only bring destruction of property and disruption of normal everyday activities, but they can cause severe emotional distress. It is imp

6 Winter Car Essentials

Icy roads and deep snow are incredibly dangerous road conditions.  Without the proper preparation and supplies, you put yourself at risk for losing co

Top 5 Reasons To Learn Self-Defense

Nothing is more important than being able to take care of yourself and your family – mentally, financially, and physically. Self-defense is vital for

What To Know About Heat-Related Illness

Heat-related illnesses occur when your body cannot properly cool itself, and your internal temperature reaches a dangerous level. Naturally, your body

Easy and Delicious Camping Recipes

The prime camping season is upon us as summer cools into fall. One of the most challenging things to prep for is cooking for a family while camping. T

Freeze Dried vs. Dehydrated Meals

Freeze-dried and dehydrated foods are great for backpacking or survival situations. But before you start planning to make freeze-dried or dehydrated m

How To Survive at Sea

Finding yourself stranded in open water is a risk everyone accepts anytime they set foot on a boat or trans-oceanic flight. The tragic 2018 duck boat

Ten Survival Myths That Could Kill You

With survival movies and TV shows being so popular, you may think you know exactly what to do based on actors’ actions in crises. But is pop-culture w

Water-Induced Thermogenesis and Survival

What do survival pros and weight-loss experts have in common? They both discuss the importance of understanding water-induced thermogenesis. For years

Long-Term Medication Storage

Long-term medication storage is a vitally important skill for any prepper to master. Whether you have a chronic health condition yourself, or if your