Entries by Shannon

THE SKILLS THAT WILL REALLY MATTER AFTER SHTF

Written by: James Cole A big economic crash, government failure, or other widespread society melt down is definitely coming. In the middle of this catastrophe, money in the bank, gold in your home, or collector’s antiques aren’t going to matter too much. What is going to matter are skills. What goods or services can you provide […]

6 Survival Uses for Your Belt – Preparing for shtf

Do You Wear a Belt Every Day: Maybe You Should? Belts have been in use since the Bronze Age according to historians, but it wasn’t until the 1920’s that belts became a common item used mainly to hold one’s trousers up. Belts, before pants had belt loops were mainly decorative in the civilian world and […]

How to Make an All-Natural Antiseptic Ointment – Preparing for shtf

Today I am going to share with you how to make an all-natural first-aid antiseptic that you can easily make at home. This homemade antiseptic has excellent antibacterial properties to treat everyday cuts, scrapes and abrasions just as you would with any tube of over the counter ointment. Antiseptic Ointment  Ingredients 1-1/2 ounces beeswax, grated 1 Cup Coconut […]

Mountain House Freeze Dried Foods Review – Preparing for shtf

Freeze-dried foods retain virtually all of their fresh-food taste and nutritional content just like frozen foods will. The Freeze-drying process removes 98 percent of the water content but not the flavor or the nutrients. Removing 98 percent of the water and oxygen means the foods will not deteriorate. The last thing you need is to […]