Prepping and the 4th of July!

Prepping and the 4th of July!  This 4th of July we will once again be celebrating our Independence and our freedom.  While it’s very important to those of us who cherish our vanishing American Freedoms, it is also a good time to stock up on some preps that could save our lives when SHTF hits.  … Read more

Obey and conform?… Hell No!

Obey and conform?… Hell No!  It seems like everywhere I look I see and hear about new laws designed to force the American people to just roll over and become slaves.  Now I don’t know about you, but that really makes me angry.  I just don’t like being told not to do something by someone … Read more

Lead, follow or get the heck out of the way!

In the Army we had a saying: “Lead Follow or get the heck out-of-the-way!”  That’s still true today.  When SHTF hits, we will need strong leaders.  Unfortunately in my 60 years of living, I have found that very few people actually know how to lead.  Many people want to lead, and many think that because … Read more

Keeping your cool after SHTF!

Keeping your cool after SHTF!  Here recently our air conditioner stopped working, and here in the Deep South that’s a big deal.  Even if you open the windows, there is seldom a breeze to cool things off.  It makes for a miserable day and night.  Of course fans help, but when the humidity is 97% … Read more

Think outside of the law!

Think outside of the law when it comes to survival.  Over time we have all been programmed to follow the law and do things a certain way….things like walking on the right side of the road and not carrying a gun into a no gun zone.  Not carrying a gun where others can see it … Read more

What is Renewable Bartering?

What is Renewable Bartering?  Simply put it is bartering with items that you can keep replacing.  This includes items such as food that you grow and items that you make from wood or other items that can be easily acquired.  In this post, I am going to talk about a few items that you may … Read more

There are more of us than you think!

There are more of us than you may think, and our numbers are growing every day!  It wasn’t that long ago that no one knew what a prepper was and now there are millions of us.  It’s not that prepping is new, it’s just that it didn’t really have a name.  In fact, most of … Read more

Build your alliances now!

  Build your alliances now!  Do not wait until your back is against the wall to decide that you need to have others with you.  I know people say that you need to see how people act in an emergency situation before you add them to your list of alliances. To that I say hog … Read more