Category: Prepping and Survivalism

Top Ten Ways to Blow Your Operational Security

Top Ten Ways to Blow Your Operational Security

1. Start a survival/prepper blog Sometimes, I think that there are as many “survival blogs” and “doomsday prepper” sites as there are preppers – why 90% of people that’s been prepping over a week feel that they have to start a “survival blog” is beyond me. There are thousands of such sites online already, and most get little or no traffic and it’s a sure way to blow your operational security. And to make matters worse the...

What’s The Best Items to Stockpile for Bartering in a Post-Collapse World

What’s The Best Items to Stockpile for Bartering in a Post-Collapse World

Any conversation about prepping first starts with the “the best survival gun” followed by “bugging out vs hunkering down” and then on to “the best retreat location” and then to “what to have on hand for barter… well today, I’m going to answer that question. The first thing to consider is what items do people need and use every day, followed by will they need these items after a long-term disaster and if so will...

Urban Survival Basics: How to Survive in the City When Disaster Strikes

Urban Survival Basics: How to Survive in the City When Disaster Strikes

Urban Survival Guide, Tips, and Urban Survival Skills Even if you’re an urban prepper are fortunate enough to have a retreat out in the country getting to your safe-haven may be impossible during an urban upheaval. Roads blocked by wrecked and fuel-less vehicles will stop most people who are bugging out in their tracks. Maybe you were born lucky and can make it out safely before the balloon bursts, then what? People in rural areas...

Prepper’s Food Checklist – What Foods Should A Prepper Store?

Prepper’s Food Checklist – What Foods Should A Prepper Store?

    When it comes to storing enough food to survive, unassisted and on your own for three to six months or a full year or maybe even longer is the point where most new preppers get overwhelmed and some give up altogether. And while I agree that storing and rotating such a large amount of food on a continuing basis can be a lot of work and takes dedication, it is by no means...

21 Point Prepper’s Checklist For Stocking Up at Walmart

21 Point Prepper’s Checklist For Stocking Up at Walmart

Over the years I’ve consulted with many clients through my consulting business who know that they should stock up on food, water, and other needed gear but they’ve become so overwhelmed with all the “prepper foods” and “prepper gear” suggestions (check out this article for my favorite gear) that’s being promoted on nearly every survival blog and prepper website that they don’t know where to start – so they contact me for help. I love...