Ammunition for your Home Defense / Survival Shotgun

Ammunition for your Home Defense / Survival Shotgun

Many preppers who aren’t “gun people” have a gun or two for home protection or for the inevitable time when the SHTF.

Michelle Carol
On May 18, 2018
How to Navigate Without a Map, Compass or GPS

How to Navigate Without a Map, Compass or GPS

I'm not the greatest navigator. I learned a long time ago that I have a poor sense of direction. Put it this way...I can become turned around in a culdesac! I CAN read a map,

Michelle Carol
On May 11, 2018
How Do You Cross a River?

How Do You Cross a River?

In my area of the Pacific Northwest there are a lot of bodies of water. Depending on which way I drive home, I cross either two or three rivers via bridge. I'm always worried about

Michelle Carol
On May 4, 2018
Reseason your Cast Iron Pans

Reseason your Cast Iron Pans

I got lucky enough to acquire a full set of different size cast iron cookware from an ex-roommate nearly 25 years ago. He didn't want to take them with him and I couldn't bear to

Michelle Carol
On April 27, 2018
DY water filter
Emergency Preparedness

Make a DIY Water Filter

Lifestraw or some other water filters are great, and if you have one you should use it. But what if you don’t have one? I

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Flood Protection Sandbags with flooded homes in the background
Emergency Preparedness

Preparedness Through Service

The intense 2017 wildfire and hurricane seasons in the United States and a series of deadly earthquakes in Mexico have many people wondering about their

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Hiker gets lost in the woods
Emergency Preparedness

Stay Alive By Staying Put

We recently posted an article asking if your child would be found alive if they were stranded outside. That led to a question of what

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