Monthly Archives: May 2016

  • David Adams May 31, 2016

    12 Things the Great Depression Taught Us

    12 Things the Great Depression Taught Us

    This year marks approximately the 77th anniversary of the end of the Great Depression. Though it seems like forever ago, this topic still sparks emotion in our parents and grandparents that struggled for survival during this incredibly difficult time period. Well, I’m a firm believer in the George Santayana quote, “Those who do not learn… Read More

  • David Adams May 27, 2016

    24 Mistakes You Need To Know Before Prepping

    24 Mistakes You Need To Know Before Prepping

    I’ve been a prepper for many, many years – and, naturally, there’s a lot of mistakes I’ve made that I wish I had known to avoid before I started prepping. I began prepping long before most Americans got into it, and unfortunately didn’t have Google or blog posts or YouTube at the time to help… Read More

  • David Adams May 24, 2016

    8 Of The Craziest Survival Shelters You’ve Ever Seen

    8 Of The Craziest Survival Shelters You’ve Ever Seen

    I’m not going to lie…I’m kind of a sucker when it comes to looking at survival shelters. I mean, they’re so inventive! So unique! And the best part is they would really help protect you in most SHTF situations (while still being really cool to live in).   Whether it’s bugging in or bugging out, it seems as… Read More

  • David Adams May 23, 2016

    14 Places To Hide Your Money In Plain Sight

    14 Places To Hide Your Money In Plain Sight

    I believe one of the most important things you can do as a prepper (or as a cautious human being, really) is know where to hide your money.  This one isn’t difficult to understand – you’ve worked hard for that cash and saved it; therefore, you should make sure it’s hidden in a secret place. This should… Read More

  • David Adams May 21, 2016

    8 Natural Ways To Keep Spiders Away

    8 Natural Ways To Keep Spiders Away

    I have been itching (literally) to write a post about how to keep spiders away…mostly because I find them to be creepy and ugly (not to mention walking through their webs makes my skin crawl). Plus, just one bite from certain species of spiders can either injure you or become fatal. However, I do recognize… Read More

  • David Adams May 20, 2016

    21 Of The Weirdest Survival Hacks Ever

    21 Of The Weirdest Survival Hacks Ever

    I’ve seen and heard a lot of weird things in my life – especially being in the prepping world – but these have to be 21 of the weirdest survival hacks ever. It just goes to show you people can “MacGyver” amazing survival tools out of anything when motivated to do so. Desperate times can call for desperate measures, and… Read More

  • David Adams May 17, 2016

    5 Awesome Survival Uses For Old CDs and DVDs

    5 Awesome Survival Uses For Old CDs and DVDs

    I’ll be honest – I was incredibly skeptical when I heard there were survival uses for old CDs and DVDs.  I mean, let’s face it – it’s 2016 now, and not many people (at least the younger generations) use CDs anymore. Nope, now it’s all about smartphones and downloading your music/videos off the internet. And what… Read More

  • David Adams May 16, 2016

    15 Crazy Awesome Uses For Dental Floss

    15 Crazy Awesome Uses For Dental Floss

    So here’s an interesting thought – what if there were some crazy and awesome uses for dental floss…besides just for keeping your gums healthy? I say there is – and I’m about to share all this glorious wisdom with you. I’m about to prove to you that not only can dental floss help keep your teeth clean and… Read More

  • David Adams May 14, 2016

    Navy SEAL’s Best Ways To Protect Yourself

    Navy SEAL’s Best Ways To Protect Yourself

    Navy SEALs  are undoubtedly among the best and the bravest people I know of. When it comes to combat and knowing the best ways to protect yourself, there’s no one that I listen to more. That’s why I’m so glad I found the gold mine of information located in this YouTube video I found –… Read More

  • David Adams May 11, 2016

    6 DIY Home Security Hacks

    6 DIY Home Security Hacks

    Why spend thousands on a technological home security system (that might glitch out or break down altogether) when you can simply use these DIY home security hacks we’re giving you in this blog? Many people are so focused on prepping food, water and shelter for a SHTF situation that they completely  drop the ball when it… Read More

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