Entries by Shannon

SHTF Shave: Kiss Disposable Razors Goodbye | Survival Sherpa

by Todd Walker SHTF Shave Kit matches my 1950’s bathroom tile This isn’t on the top of any apocalyptic list-of-lists. And in the midst of Novembeard, why would I spend money on shaving equipment like my granddaddy used? Two reasons: A.) Cool factor: Mention your close straight razor shave at the water cooler and get […]

Are You a Prisoner to Your SHTF Plan? | Survival Sherpa

by Todd Walker It’s trendy to forecast and prognosticate TEOTWAWKI and other SHTF events. We need to know what’s coming so we can make a plan to survive the event. Here’s the hitch: they’re rarely right. And even if they are right, will our plan save us? Every time I hear of a doomsday event […]

Sailboats, survival, and SHTF

I’ve always been a fan of being self-sufficient and learning skills. Sailing is one of the skills that I always wanted to acquire but until my sister married her husband, I never knew anyone who sailed. I love it so much now that I’m considering selling everything and living on a sailboat. As you’ll see […]

What You Need In Your SHTF Kitchen – SHTFPreparedness

SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Whether you believe the end of the world is nigh or think it’s a really good idea to be prepared just in case, building a SHTF home begins in the kitchen. You see it in every disaster-struck area: food […]

Prickly but valuable: How to use thistles as food, herbal medicine and cordage when SHTF – NaturalNews.com

(Natural News) Weeds like bull thistle aren’t usually welcome in home gardens. But while most gardeners consider bull thistle as invasive plants, you can use certain types of thistle as a food source, an herbal remedy, and emergency cordage. (h/t to PreppersWill.com) What is bull thistle? Bull thistle (Cirsium horridulum), also called bristly thistle, is an herb […]