Category: Preparedness & Health

Reality Checks for a Grid Down Scenario

by Blueleader, Survival Blog I sometimes hear misguided individuals who repeat the statement going around that if the grid goes down we will be thrown back to the days before electricity: The 1880s. The prevalent thought is that folks back then did...

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...

The World Is In Trouble – Are You Prepped For The Road?

The World Is In Trouble – Are You Prepped For The Road?

by Dave Kranzler, Investment Research Dynamics It appears we are moving from controlled chaos to uncontrolled chaos. Anybody think Putin will say or do nothing now that we placed nukes in Germany? This can really escalate quickly.   – quote...

50 Ways to Use Duct Tape for Survival

50 Ways to Use Duct Tape for Survival

by Gaye Levy, BackDoor Survival I have always claimed, and not altogether jokingly, that you could build a house with Elmer’s glue and Duct Tape.  Both items are readily available, relatively inexpensive, and easy to tote around.  Given my penchant...

Alternate Routes And Roads To Be Traveled If TSHTF

Alternate Routes And Roads To Be Traveled If TSHTF

by Ken Jorgustin, Modern Survival Blog Most people drive the same routes and roads everywhere they normally go — typically the quickest to their destination and are the roads well traveled. The question is, if something were to happen that...

Emergency Water For Preppers: Resources You Need to Know About

Emergency Water For Preppers: Resources You Need to Know About

by Gaye Levy, Back Door Survival For the past month or so, the focus has been emergency water, that most vital but often under-appreciated prep. During this time, I have highlighted various aspects of water preparedness, including storage, acquisition, and purification. ...

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...

Marshall Swing: Last 2 Days to Acquire Physical?

Marshall Swing: Last 2 Days to Acquire Physical?

by Marshall Swing, Silver Doctors You can take that quote to the bank.   Black Monday today?  Does not look like it will happen.   Terrible Tuesday tomorrow?   I don’t think so.   Wild Wednesday in store?   Yes.   If we go to...

Trump Grilled About Obama’s Faith, Citizenship – Turns Tables With PERFECT Question

Trump Grilled About Obama’s Faith, Citizenship – Turns Tables With PERFECT Question

by Jack Davis, Western Journalism In a modern adaptation of the Golden Rule, Donald Trump did for President Obama what he was quite certain Obama would do for him. Pressed by George Stephanopoulos on ABC News’ “This Week” over an incident...

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...