Tips and Tricks for Using a Dutch Oven After SHTF

Survival food tends to produce this image of eating slop that tastes awful with your fingers. The idea of survival eating is often perpetuated by the things we see on television. Those so-called survival shows are staged and the things that the... read more...

5 Tips to Care for Your Survival Knife

A knife in a survival situation is pretty darn important. Without a knife, you are going to struggle more than you would if you had one. Knives are versatile tools and do more than just cut your meat or cut open your package of food. You need a... read more...

Make a Survival Washing Machine for After SHTF

One of the things that is often overlooked in the prepping process is washing clothes. It will be bad because not washing your clothes is a little icky. You have to be able to not only keep your body clean, but your clothing as well. Putting dirty... read more...

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What’s Wrong with Your Survival Saw?

Building a shelter from the materials you can find is possible, but time consuming. It also requires having the right tools to work with. Yet, when I look at most people’s bug out bags, I have to wonder if their tool choices are really the best for... read more...

Making an Oil Lamp

Making an Oil Lamp

In a survival situation when the lights go out, you’re going to need a source of light so that you can see what you’re doing and to find your way around at light. Having a flashlight is one way to accomplish this, but then again that flashlight runs... read more...

How to Sharpen Your Knife

How to Sharpen Your Knife

Not only is keeping a sharp edge on your knife’s blade important for the overall function of the knife, but it’s also important for your own protection as well. Applying force on a dull blade can lead to some serious injuries, and in a survival... read more...

Building a Fence

Building a Fence

A fence on your property, especially if you live on a homestead, ranch, or farm, will clearly and properly define your property’s boundaries and separate it from other people’s properties. In this article, we will cover the pros and cons of building... read more...