15 Uses For a Survival Blanket

1. Keeping Warm: The Basics If you’re using your blanket to keep yourself warm–or, perhaps more critically, to keep a child or other family member...

Keep Electronic Devices Powered During an Emergency

Like it or not, electronic devices have become a part of everyday life; and while I love to get away from the trappings of...

Speedy Sharp – Knife and Tool Sharpener

Let me tell you about Speedy Sharp. They have one of the best and quickest little knife and tool sharpeners I’ve run across in...

Body Armor and Plate Carriers

  Is body armor legal for civilians? YES! You may be surprised to learn that body armor is legal for almost anyone to own! Many people...

How To Read a Map Like an Old-Timer

A dangerous norm is emerging. The widespread adoption of navigation systems is dumbifying the American navigator, making them incapable of reading a map, much...

Why You Should Pack A Survival Flash Drive

When we think of survival scenarios we don’t often think of packing important documents: Drivers License, Handgun Carry Permit, Passport etc. However, I think...

Over 100 Bug Out Bag Essentials

Bug-out bag lists are one of the most discussed topics on survival sites.  However, many of them only give you the basics necessities. Some...

How To Communicate After A Major Disaster

So how would you communicate with your family or get help if communications go down? If you found yourself in the middle of a...

The Top 10 Survival Items That Could Save Your Life

When a disaster happens, you don’t have time to start thinking about survival supplies you need. You need to be prepared and function on...

Mora 511 Utility Knife Review

A high-performance utility knife that belies its budget price. My enthusiasm for the Morakinv Basic 511 utility knife cannot be overstated. If you want a...

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