Family Preparedness

6 Critical Items That Have Disappeared in the Immediate Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey

6 Items That Disappeared in the Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey

This is what is to be expected when so many people are hit with a rapid, far from equilibrium event.

SHTF Security: Principles for Patrolling Your Property

SHTF Security: Principles for Patrolling Your Property

When the you-know-what hits the fan, protecting your home is paramount. These fundamentals will help you prep the home for patrols to prevent looters and marauders from entering.

This Is How You Prevent Dehydration During the Hottest Time of the Year

How To Prevent Dehydration During the Hottest Time of the Year

We’re coming upon the hottest time of the year and knowing how to prevent heat-related injuries is crucial to your survival.

Urban Survivors: A Post-SHTF Water Supply

Urban Survivors: A Post-SHTF Water Supply

Survival in an urban environment will be challenging in a long-term disaster. Writer Jeremiah Johnson writes an in-depth article on water procurement, covering everything from how to take it out of a rain gutter to establishing an “urban cistern” in plain view while surviving in a post-SHTF environment.

Blackout: How You Can Act Decisively If an EMP Strikes at Work

How You Can Act Decisively If an EMP Strikes at Work

If an EMP occurs while you are at work, do you have the know-how and supplies in place to make it home safely? This checklist of supplies and protocols could save your life!

How To Harden Your Home Using the Cheapest Materials on the Market

How To Harden Your Home Using the Cheapest Materials on the Market

There are steps you can take at home to make your property harder to enter and to enable you to defend it.

America's Tainted Water Supply: Study Warns Two-Thirds of the U.S. are Drinking Cancer Causing Chromium-6

SHOCK: Two-Thirds of U.S. Drinking Cancer Causing Chromium-6

The water crisis in Flint, Michigan isn’t the only water supply found sickening its citizens. At least 74 million Americans in 42 states drink chromium-polluted tap water, much of it likely in the cancer-causing hexavalent form.

7 Critical Components of a Prepared Home

7 Critical Components of a Prepared Home

For a home to truly be prepared, these seven characteristics must be covered. Are you ready?

Could Our Parenting Style Be Damaging Our Kids? This Author Thinks Some Changes Could Be Made.

Could Our Parenting Style Be Damaging Our Kids?

By decreasing parental involvement, Gopnik shows how we allow our children to learn from ther mistakes, make better decisions, and use their imaginations.

Is Your Car Bug-Out Ready for Summer Emergencies? These 8 Items are a Must!

Is Your Car Bug-Out Ready for Summer Emergencies?

The summer sun can also be a deadly furnace with deadly consequences. Get your vehicle ready for summer disasters with these preps.

In a Disaster, Your Sense of Smell Is One of Your First Lines of Defense

How Your Sense of Smell Is One of Your First Lines of Defense

The key to man improving his use of already existing tracking capabilities via aroma is to develop those capabilities through constant practice.

Live-Off-The-Land with These 7 Summer Survival Foods

Live-Off-The-Land with These 7 Summer Survival Foods

While many would turn their nose up to these 7 survival food sources, in a dire emergency, where there is no food, you have to take it where you can get it.

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