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Remember OPSEC?

Well it seems that the mainstream media has gotten a hold of the “prepper crowd” once again and this one will make you shake your head.  On April 23rd, ABC News published a story so eloquently called, “This Is How Preppers Do Spring Cleaning“. While the title is corny, it does not stop there. Apparently, the reporter reached out to Phil Burns of American Preppers Network. Phil states that they recommend checking your Bug Out / Go Bags every six months and making it a tradition. While I agree with this, I will say that you...

NY Homeland Security Encourages Businesses To Snitch On Preppers As Terrorists

The New York State Division of Homeland Security is encouraging businesses to snitch on preppers as terrorists, urging that the purchase of MRE’s, ammunition or flash lights be treated as a suspicious activity. As the video above illustrates, the LZ Army Navy Surplus store in Auburn, NY received a visit from a state trooper who put up a flyer in the window which encourages customers to call the New York State Terrorism Tips Line, 1-866 SAFE NYS, to report suspicious activity under the mantra of the “See Something, Say Something” campaign. 1-866...

Today’s Positive Post For April 17th, 2014

I have been kicking this idea around. We get so caught up with discussing how to prepare for this, that, and the other. It seems that most preparedness discussions concentrate on negative events that we plan for and there is little to no positivity in the conversation. So I thought we should try to change that. Starting today, we will try to post at least one “Positive Post” per day. Our goal is to hopefully put a smile on one of our readers’ face or maybe help someone who is having a crappy day. Believe it or not, this is therapeutic...

Are We On The Brink?

We have people in the Ukraine fighting for freedom. Then we have the Russian Army moving in to take advantage of the situation. Our psychopath friend in North Korea is test firing missiles as a show of force, along with the Russians who just test fired an ICBM which is adding fuel to the fire in the Ukraine. Are you worried yet?

Finding Peace In Chaos

If you consider yourself a prepper, I am sure you are in a constant state of worry whether you want to admit it or not. For some people, just the thought of preparing for a disaster or catastrophe creates stress. The bad part is that nothing has even happened yet and you may be stressed out. So how will you cope if and when something happens?

Chiappa Firearms X-Caliber Survival Rifle

Chiappa-X-Caliber Survival Rifle Prepper Central
The current ammunition situation is putting a huge halt to a lot of peoples preparedness programs. While it is hard to purchase certain calibers of ammunition, you can’t always run out and purchase a firearm in a particular caliber because the ammo is readily available. So what is the next best thing? Check out this new survival rifle from Chiappa Firearms.

Radio Show: On the Edge with Kelly Worden

Everyone should always seek information from experts out in the field. Whether it is survival, homesteading, or preparedness we shouldn’t give up on our quest for knowledge and skills.