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Top 7 Mistakes To Avoid When Harvesting Rain Water

December 5, 2016

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harvesting rain water

Harvesting rain water should be a priority for any serious prepper or gardener. Did you ever go on a long hike, then find yourself parched with thirst? The need for water catches up with you quickly. If the city water or your well shut down for a week, would you be able to survive or […]

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FACEOFF: What’s The Most Important Desert Survival Skill?

September 14, 2016

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What's The Most Important Desert Survival Skill

Picture yourself alone beneath the blazing sun. You can feel the beginning of a sunburn and it’s only 11AM. Cursing yourself for forgetting a hat, you take another swig from the single bottle of warm water you grabbed from your car, cringing at the oily plastic taste. It’s already 3/4 empty.  You start to wonder […]

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How to Purify 12 Gallons Of Water A Day WITHOUT Filters or Electricity

December 4, 2014

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Heavy Downpour

If you are like me, and you worry about the life span of your water filters in a collapse situation, and how you’ll keep purifying drinking water after your supply of filters runs out, then this video is for you. I’m sharing this video with you because up until recently I wasn’t sure if this […]

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Using Greywater To Grow Bananas

September 14, 2014

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HomegrownBananas

As drought continues to wreak havoc in much of the west, there’s a new interest in how much water we waste. In a survival situation, water is your #1 priority. It’s also #1 for plants. Unfortunately, many of us have homes that were designed to be linked into either wasteful septic systems or municipal sewers. Why do I say “unfortunately?” After […]

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1,000,000 Good Gardening Ideas

January 3, 2014

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GardenPreview

That may be a slight exaggeration, but not by much… this guy is intense: Turn off Star Trek for a night and watch this video. I know it’s long – but you’ll be glad you saw it. There are a ton of good ideas in there. I use the down time when it’s cold outside […]

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Homemade Bug Out Meals to Heat and Eat

August 1, 2013

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Homemade Bug Out Meal

Nuts and dried foods provide energy and are easy to pack and eat on the run.   Bug Out Basics Your bug-out bag should contain the things you need to survive while you’re on the road to your survival retreat. You’ll need water, food, a good knife, fire starting materials, and a first aid kit, […]

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