Survival Gear

Exploring Wheelbarrows and Garden Carts

Exploring Wheelbarrows and Garden Carts

There are a lot of new gardeners out there. In this article we are going to continue what I started in my previous article on garden tools. A good cart…

17 Best Axe Styles Illustrated and Explained

17 Best Axe Styles Illustrated and Explained

Axes are a group of very old and useful tools. While many things in the past have come and gone, we are still using a variety of axes to get…

Top 11 Tent Stoves For Cold Weather Bug Out and Camping

Top 11 Tent Stoves For Cold Weather Bug Out and Camping

Marie Curie said that “nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.” Well, I have some very serious fears. The quote sounds good to me….

Garden Tools: From Raised Beds To Large Gardens

Garden Tools: From Raised Beds To Large Gardens

There are a lot of new gardeners out there. My husband and I choose to grow three different gardens this year so that we would have better access to fresh…

How To Store Seeds for the Long Term

How To Store Seeds for the Long Term

Whether or not you currently have a food garden, practical wisdom says you should stash away some heirloom seeds for the long term. If the time ever came when food…

Olight Javelot Pro Flashlight Review and Olight Sale

Olight Javelot Pro Flashlight Review and Olight Sale

There is nothing like a good flashlight. From camping and survival to general farm and household use, flashlights are something that should be part of your life. In our household,…

Finding The Best Soil Test Kit

Finding The Best Soil Test Kit

Soil is one of the most valued properties for a prepper. I never understood this until I was a certain age. My father grew up on a farm and worked…

Riots, Protests, and Civil Unrest: How to move and protect yourself if you must go out

Riots, Protests, and Civil Unrest: How to move and protect yourself if you must go out

I wrote the post below a few years ago but considering the state of things today, I think it is worth revisiting these lessons. As each state starts opening back…

Foodsaver Gamesaver Vacuum Sealer Review

Foodsaver Gamesaver Vacuum Sealer Review

There are a lot of vacuum sealers out there. With so many people growing gardens, hunting, fishing, or raising their own proteins at home, vacuum sealers have enjoyed a resurgence…

Safes and Lock Boxes For Securing Valuables and Weapons

Safes and Lock Boxes For Securing Valuables and Weapons

The increase in crime, particularly theft, burglary, and home invasions has led to many people pondering what they can do to secure their valuables, weapons, and important documents. One way…

Should You Buy Preps With Your Stimulus Check?

Should You Buy Preps With Your Stimulus Check?

This pandemic has funneled massive power into the hands of our state, local and federal governments. This is one of the great tests of American freedom. The balance of personal…

Door Armor Concepts Door Armor Review

Door Armor Concepts Door Armor Review

During uncertain times, security becomes even more of a concern. There are a lot of security products out there but many of them are not useful or realistic for many…

Face Mask Options For Various Budgets and Work Requirements

Face Mask Options For Various Budgets and Work Requirements

With the CDC and the Coronavirus task force recommending that Americans wear masks when leaving their homes, a lot of people are facing a dilemma because there are so few…

Best Entrenching Tools For The Prepared

Best Entrenching Tools For The Prepared

I have to admit I was surprised at how many uses a lot of the entrenching tools on the market today can offer the prepared person. The prices of the…

Cen-Tech 5 in 1 Portable Power Pack Review

Cen-Tech 5 in 1 Portable Power Pack Review

For years, I have referred to Harbor Freight as the world’s best toy store for grown up boys.  Well I have news for you.  Prepper gals also drool over the…

The Best Gas Masks for Preppers and What to Look For

The Best Gas Masks for Preppers and What to Look For

A gas mask is technically a kind of respirator which focuses on filtering out chemicals and gases. They are a very specific tool, that won’t protect you from everything, and…