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...

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...

Four Fantastic Nontoxic Gun Cleaning Products

Four Fantastic Nontoxic Gun Cleaning Products

by Joshua Krause, Ready Nutrition If you’ve ever fired a gun and had the privilege of cleaning it afterwards, you’ve probably used something like Hoppes #9. It’s certainly an effective solvent, and it’s proven to be the standard by which...

10 Best Cancer Killing Phytonutrients To Eat

10 Best Cancer Killing Phytonutrients To Eat

by Sayer Ji, The Sleuth Journal Thirty years of research reveals 10 of the best food phytonutrients to ingest to protect against and even treat the root cause of most cancers.  A new medical model is fast emerging in line...

Hidden Groundwater Sources in Urban/Suburban Settings

Hidden Groundwater Sources in Urban/Suburban Settings

by ALP, Survival Blog If you are ever find yourself in an urban or suburban setting and need water badly, there is a source of water you probably never thought of as accessible: groundwater. In my day job as an...

The Aging Prepper

The Aging Prepper

by RH, Survival Blog If you are reading this article, then you are aging. Obviously, the only way to escape aging is to pass on to the “other world”. So assuming that you are not reading this while comfortably seated...

10 Delicious Ideas for Preserving Tomatoes

by Daisy Luther, The Organic Prepper The best part of late summer is the glorious tomatoes. Once you’ve eaten all of the BLTs that you can hold, it’s time to start preserving tomatoes for later.  Here are 10 delicious ways...

Four Medicinal Mushrooms to Add to Your Natural Pharmacy

Four Medicinal Mushrooms to Add to Your Natural Pharmacy

by Tess Pennington, Ready Nutrition As the fall approaches we must now focus on some of the things now available to you as wildcrafters and herbal “gatherers” that previously may have been difficult to find.  This article entails some facts...

How To Protect Your Food Storage From Rodents

How To Protect Your Food Storage From Rodents

by Ken Jorgustin, Modern Survival Blog As a person who has been preparedness-minded, you have done an excellent job of acquiring a food storage beyond that of the average American – who is woefully low in this category. But that’s...

How Much Food Do I Need to Survive What Is Coming?

How Much Food Do I Need to Survive What Is Coming?

by Dave Hodges, The Commons Sense Show How Much Food Do I Need? In these days of extreme uncertainty, many are wondering how much food does my family need? In fact, the most common question that I receive from readers...