Category: Bugout

Coming back to life…

First things first…I’m not dead yet. Just…busy…as in this kind of busy… Most summers find me busy with outside projects, work, interests, and relaxation. This summer, mostly…but then I got real busy. I had a lot to share on SurvivalRing, but not the time, or energy. Life does that to you sometimes. This summer however […]

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 […]

PRACTICE: He Who Hesitates Is Lost … The Psychology Of Survival

Source: thesleuthjournal.com By: Daisy Luther  Posted on: April 11, 2014 In a worst-case scenario, hesitation kills. No one wants to accept that something horrible has happened.  The human brain is configured in a way that it is in our very nature to deny that something outside our normal paradigm has occurred. This is called cognitive dissonance.  “Cognitive dissonance […]