Surviving in the Deep South! (Part 4)

Welcome to part 4 of the Surviving in the Deep South series.  In part 4 we will be looking at how to deal with the intense heat and humidity that is so prevalent here in the Deep South.  Ways to deal with it as well as how to handle a situation where someone has become over heated.  Just … Read more

Surviving in the Deep South! (Part 3)

In part 3 of Surviving in the Deep South we are going to look at local wildlife.  There are many local animals here in the deep south that you might not ordinarily consider as a food source because they are not normally eaten by many people. The ones we will be looking at today are:  … Read more

Adventures in fire building

I received this in an email from my friend and thought because it is Monday, it might brighten your day and make you think.  🙂 Adventures in fire building or as I like to call it “How to use a first aid kit!”  I was bored last weekend and looking for something to do, so I … Read more

Surviving in the Deep South! (Part 2)

  in Part 2 of “Surviving in the Deep south” , we are going to look at foraging for local plants and nuts in the Deep South.  There are many wild edible plants here in the Deep South, but there are surprisingly few articles on them in the Prepper sites that I have seen.  There are everything from Pecans to Cat Tail plants … Read more

Surviving in the Deep South! (Part 1)

Surviving in the Deep South is going to be a multi-part article on survival techniques that can be used in the Deep South of the United States.  We will look into the special challenges faced by someone trying to survive in this South Central Environment.   I have noticed that there are a lot of articles and videos … Read more

Misinformation and how it hurts Preppers!

Yesterday I read an article on another Prepper website that really bothered me.  It was an article on communications and what would be the best in an SHTF situation.  The whole article was filled with misinformation and in some cases just outright lies.  It was horrible!  Normally I try to let things like this slide, … Read more

Knowing your own limits!

Today we are going to talk about knowing your own limits.  It’s not something that you hear a lot of pepper’s talking about.  It is however a subject that we all need to be keenly aware of however.  I routinely see articles that talk about the gun drills they do and the exercises they practice … Read more

Cooking with wood and Charcoal.

  Cooking with wood and Charcoal is a challenge that many have yet to master. In this age of gas grills, many people seem to think that cooking with wood or charcoal would be the same.  WRONG!  Cooking with wood or charcoal is a lost art in many areas of the US.  In fact, when … Read more