Category: Preparedness & Health

Is Civilization Just A Thin Veneer?

by Ken Jorgustin, Modern Survival Blog   The veneer of civilization is in my estimation, truly thin. If (when) the thin veneer layers are peeled back like an onion, the fragility combined with today’s modern dependence’s and apparent socioeconomic frustrations...

7 best ways to filter your water

7 best ways to filter your water

by Jon E Dougherty, BugOut One of our top priorities in an emergency situation will be to secure enough potable (drinkable) water, because without it, we know that humans don’t live very long. The fact is, whether you’re lost in...

The Dangers Of The Normalcy Bias

by Tess Pennington, The Sleuth Journal   Change is often an unwelcome concept into our lives. As humans, we are creatures of habit and have a tendency to gravitate to the norm, to our daily routines and to our regular...

Installing An Off-Grid Water Well

Installing An Off-Grid Water Well

by Sandra O, The Survivalist Blog Getting out of the city and choosing to live “out in the country” is a goal of many preppers.  “Homesteading” sounds so idealistic; getting back to the basics and living the dream!  What most don’t...

The 10 Commandments Of Survival

The 10 Commandments Of Survival

by Gaye Levy, The Sleuth Journal   These days, it is easy to go about our business of survival and preparedness without stopping to think about the rules of engagement. For most of us, these rules are not written and...