Category: Guest Post

How To: Do it yourself home security

Guest post by Parker Hansen One of the most important things a prepper can do is to secure their home. After all, what’s the point of stockpiling supplies if someone is able to break in and steal them? This article aims to enlighten you on the subject of home security. Do it yourself home security  more specifically. I’ll skip […]

READY.GOV: When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors! The Importance of Lightning Safety

Summer is the peak season for one of the nation’s deadliest weather phenomena–lightning. Though lightning strikes peak in summer, people are struck year round. In the United States, an average of 51 people are killed each year by lightning, and hundreds more are severely injured. While lightning fatalities have decreased over the past 30 years, lightning […]

LIFESTYLE: An Essential Element of Prepping – Refraining from the unnecessary

It comes from our media outlets. We see advertisements on television, the internet, on billboards, and nearly every other place we can think of. Each of these  advertisement’s main goal is to get you to buy their product. Buy this new smartphone that can do everything a normal phone does and much more, buy from this restaurant because you’ll receive a much […]

PLANNING: Preparedness Capability Checklist – Minimum & Extended Levels

Source: truthistreason.net By: The Preparedness Blog by Rob Hanus Posted on: Sep 07, 2011 Preparedness Capability Checklist The Preparedness Capability Checklist (PCC) is a list of functions, or capabilities, that you need to provide for in each of the survival categories.  Unlike other survival lists, the CC isn’t a shopping list of items that you need to get or put into […]

TIPS: How to Pack a Bug out Bag

Source: thereadystore.com By: The Ready Store Posted on: February 24, 2012 This is part 3 of a 4-part article. (Read part 1 – part 2 – part 4) Previously, we have addressed why and how to use a bug out bag. In our last article we talked about what to look for in a pack. Now that you have you pack, it will be […]