Survival Gear

The 8 Best Survival Belts of 2019

The 8 Best Survival Belts of 2019

Maximizing every piece of equipment you carry is the best way to keep the poundage down without sacrificing functionality. Additionally, when you are carrying extra gear, you want to spread . . .

10 Overlooked Bugout Bag Essentials

10 Overlooked Bugout Bag Essentials

If your property is directly assaulted by a cataclysmic disaster or by an overwhelming force of people looking to do harm, you may need to leave. It’s not to . . .

Waterproof Matches Vs A Lighter

Waterproof Matches Vs A Lighter

Waterproof matches have been on the market for a long time. They have some advantages but I will tell you right now that my opinion is that they are a . . .

The Best Emergency Radio

The Best Emergency Radio

The type of radio that is best for you during an emergency is going to depend on your own unique set of circumstances. After all, a tool is only an . . .

Mira Safety CM-6M Gas Mask Review

Mira Safety CM-6M Gas Mask Review

A gas mask is something I have been meaning to add to my preps for quite some time. To be honest, I was at a loss what mask to trust . . .

Exploring Tomahawks

Exploring Tomahawks

The tomahawk is a very old weapon and tool. So many people like to have a hatchet in the woods but don’t consider a tomahawk for survival or bushcraft . . .

How to Live on a Boat

How to Live on a Boat

The gentle rocking of waves nudges you awake to the smell of salt air at precisely the hour you intended to wake. As you brew the morning coffee on your . . .

Garden Tower Review

Garden Tower Review

The Garden Tower was sent to us for an honest review. I have been late in reviewing it because my growing season was cut short last year due to a . . .

Power Tools For The Homestead

Power Tools For The Homestead

This really is just a list of the power tools that we use the most often in the course of maintaining our little 12 acre farm, vineyard and household.  If . . .

Best Vacuums For Preppers

Best Vacuums For Preppers

When it comes down to getting things cleaned up, you need a vacuum cleaner that can take care of business. Over the years I have bought a myriad of what . . .

Exploring Tanto Blade Knives For Preppers

Exploring Tanto Blade Knives For Preppers

The tanto blade was popularized by Cold Steel in the 1970s. It is based on Japanese design that has stood the test of time in terms of reliability and strength . . .

Best Composting Toilets for Preppers

Best Composting Toilets for Preppers

Editor’s Note: This resource has been revised and updated for 2019.

Composting toilets are not for everyone but they do have their place in off-grid living under some . . .

Best Multi Tools for the Equipped Prepper

Best Multi Tools for the Equipped Prepper

Editor’s Note: This resource has been revised and updated for 2019.

There is a whole world of multi tools out there to choose from. Before you go shopping there . . .