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Basics Of Using A Map Compass

Another skill we should discuss (which I have neglected to) is navigation. What good is going anywhere and not knowing your way around the land? Could you find yourself in a situation where you have gotten turned around and you are completely lost? Absolutely! This happens quite often and I know you don’t want to become a statistic. So let’s take a look at what you should have and know. First and foremost, a good basic map compass, such as the one here. Notice I said basic. If you do not have the experience with using one you may not...

Survival Uses For Chapstick

I don’t know about you, but I really like having things in my gear that can be versatile. If you feel the same, let’s take a look at how a stick of Chapstick can make all the difference in a bad situation.

Do You Follow the Herd?

Do you find yourself standing in a long line, just because everyone else is? Do you find yourself following a slow line of cars, for no good reason? If you do, you may be the victim of a very predictable and instinctual behavior. Do you follow the herd?

How To Poop During A Disaster – Bathroom Survival Ideas

Have you ever given thought to what you would do in this situation? You have to adapt and overcome, no matter how “crappy” the situation may be.

Simple And Inexpensive Survival Cache

If you are looking for serious preps on the cheap, this is something that could be very well worth every penny!

7 Survival Life Hacks That Could Save Your Life

We come across some of the most interesting videos on the Internet. This one has some pretty neat tips you can use.

How To Keep Your Knife Sharp

We discuss how important it is to have skills when it comes to preparedness. You have always heard me say that you can have all the tacti-cool gear in the world, but if you don’t have the accompanying skills, you are pretty much dead in the water. When we talk about skills, we are also referring to having the ability to maintain your gear.