Tag Archives: alternative energy
How to Live Without Electricity: 7 Key Areas Where You Can
Electricity is more than a comfort. Its usage has become a way of life. Many people can’t go back to old ways because they don’t know how. If you want to stop using electricity, you will have to do so a little at a time. It helps to think about this process in terms of areas… Read More
Is It Possible To Live Off-Grid In A Motorhome?
There is an undeniable romanticism tethered to the idea of living “off the grid”. Such a way of life seems natural, normal, and — though it is never mistaken for an easy life — all the hard labour is considered “honest”. Off-grid living in a motorhome then seems even more romantic. Whereas living off-grid implies… Read More
Safety at Home – Prepare Your Home for Emergencies
Why should we prepare for emergencies? Should we bother to do so? Indeed, why should we? There are many reasons why we should take a step to prepare for emergencies swiftly. In fact, we should start preparing today. Who knew, for instance, that the Coronavirus would become such a big international emergency. Just a few… Read More
Is It A Power Outage? Or An EMP Attack?
Survivalists talk a lot about EMP attacks and how to prep for them, but one topic that’s rarely discussed is how to tell the difference between an EMP and a normal power outage. Rolling blackouts and power outages are surprisingly routine in America. So much so, that the average citizen usually isn’t too surprised when… Read More
Are You Prepared For Radiation Poisoning?
Even ignoring the threat of nuclear war, billions of people still risk facing dangerous levels of radiation poisoning. By now, many have forgotten about the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster and consider it to be an isolated incident. What no one talks about is the fact that roughly 80 percent of the radioactivity from the Fukushima… Read More
10 Things You Need To Know Before Going Off-Grid
Going off-grid is an extremely popular topic right now; after all, with everything going on in the world, wouldn’t it be nice to unplug and get away from society? However, many preppers don’t have a great idea of what going off-grid means for their lifestyle. Most people know they want to get away, but they don’t often stop to… Read More
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
How To Do Laundry Off The Grid
To be honest, most people don’t even want to think about how to do laundry off the grid. The idea of going without their trusty washer and dryer is enough to make some people shudder in fear. I mean, think of it – without clean clothes, you not only get dirty and smelly, but your clothes can… Read More
12 Uses For Emergency Survival Blankets
These Uses For Survival Blankets Will Blow Your Mind One of our top selling pieces of survival gear here at Survival Frog are the Emergency Survival Blankets (go here to save big on our blankets). These lightweight, affordable blankets came into existence after NASA started to use the reflective material (called) Mylar in it’s manned… Read More
This Survival Hack Shows You How To Get Free Energy From A Ceiling Fan
How To Get Free Energy From A Ceiling Fan There are millions of people who believe the only way to get power is to hook up to the local power companies outrageouesly expensive supply. For sure it’s one of the easiest solutions all things considered, it doesn’t take much thinking to call them up and… Read More