Category: Healthy Living

Is It Safe To Store Rice & Beans In Original Bags If In Food Buckets?

Is It Safe To Store Rice & Beans In Original Bags If In Food Buckets?

by Ken Jorgustin, Modern Survival Blog I recently received the question, “Is it safe to keep beans and rice in bags they are bought in if stored in food buckets?”. That’s a very good question. Here’s my opinion… The first...

A SHTF Guide to Mass Casualty Incidents

by W.G. Curry, NRP, TP-C, Survival Blog I’ve written this article with a hypothetical situation interspersed between some factual text: Your eyelids peel apart and allow dust to fall onto your eyes as you force them open and shut while...

Day One Response Water Filter

Day One Response Water Filter

by Pat Cascio, Survival Blog Depending on which survival expert you talk to, they all have a slightly different list of things you need in an emergency, and what order you should do things. Some say shelter is the first...

12 Lifesaving Canning Rules

by Ken Jorgustin, Modern Survival Blog When it’s that time of year for canning your garden bounty, or when canning anytime of year while taking advantage of sale prices on food, before you pull out your canner and fire up...

Here’s How You’ll Die When the SHTF (and How to Prevent Your Untimely Demise)

Here’s How You’ll Die When the SHTF (and How to Prevent Your Untimely Demise)

by Daisy Luther, The Organic Prepper When it hits the fan…I mean REALLY hits the fan in a permanent kind of way, the most likely outcome is death. That’s not pretty, and I’m well aware of it. I always try...

Don’t Trust the Media: Supplements Aren’t Going to Kill You

Don’t Trust the Media: Supplements Aren’t Going to Kill You

by Joshua Krause, Ready Nutrition We all know how important it is to consume enough vitamins and minerals, and for the most part, we all know that the best way to receive all the nutrients we need, is through our...

Life’s Most Important Dramas Are Being Disrupted

by Charles Hugh Smith, Washington’s Blog The idea that human life subdivides rather naturally into stages is based on our natural progression from childhood into adulthood and eventual (if we’re lucky) old age. Confucian thought views life as a developmental...

The Work It Actually Takes to Make a Homemade Chicken Sandwich

by Daisy Luther, The Organic Prepper Our world of convenience has caused most Americans to lose touch with the work involved in food. Self-reliance takes a lot more than throwing some seeds on a patch of dirt and then magically...

Keys = Access = Power

TDC Note – Quiet possibly one the single most important items of preparedness that has not been discussed. BC has put together an in-depth piece to describe why the title of this article is spot on. No access, no power....

Put These Essential Supplies In Your Pantry Today

Put These Essential Supplies In Your Pantry Today

by Ruby Burks , Ready Nutrition To look at the row after row of spice bottles in almost any grocery store, one would never guess that spices were once worth more than their weight in gold and crusades and wars...