Preparedness for when you have flown far from home Mission objective: Get back home. At least that’s what it will be for most situations. I recall the September 11 (2001) attack. Many of my work colleagues became stranded in place. Why? Because they were working in other cities (having flown there). All private and commercial […]

Even without an SHTF scenario, our roads are teeming with drivers looking for potential targets. From criminals to assailants, the reasons you may have for evading and avoiding someone while in your vehicle are innumerable. We use our vehicles for a vast percentage of our transportation needs, and the chances of us being attacked while […]

In a natural disaster, civil unrest, or other public emergency, being able to communicate up to 5 miles or more is very important.  When there isn’t a working cellphone system or the internet is unavailable, it can wreak havoc. People that take their phone everywhere, or rely on it for all forms of contact with […]

“SHTF” is a time-worn and borderline cliché prepper acronym we have all heard, seen and continue to hear and see daily in prepping circles. What will you do when the SHTF? Where will you go when the SHTF? Has the SHTF? It never ends. Even so, it is an important concept. In case you have […]

(Natural News) What if your entire world fell apart in an instant, the closest people in your life ripped away, without a chance to say goodbye? Most in the prepping community are armed to the teeth and have a stockpile of food, water and medical supplies. The prepping community wants to be fully equipped and […]

We are a reader supported blog and this page may contain affiliate links. When you buy something through our links we may earn a small commission. During a long emergency, anything that is sweet is going to be a welcome sign of normality. At the moment we take it for granted that we can get […]

We are a reader supported blog and this page may contain affiliate links. When you buy something through our links we may earn a small commission. One thing that has been instilled in me since I was a very small kid is the importance of socks and dry ones at that. You never had to […]

We all get blindsided by personal end of the world as we know it situations. Loss of a job or the death of a loved one can turn your plans to a pile of rusting rubble. Some events are worse than others. There’s no way to prepare for all of life’s storms. Losing a job […]

by Todd Walker I’ve read lots about the little that is written about functional fitness when the SHTF. The image of svelte bodies in wet t-shirt contests on spring break clouds the mind. Snap out of it. TEOTWAWKI is here! The only wet t-shirts you’ll see after a collapse scenario will be sweat-soaked. I personally […]