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How This Idaho Oldtimer Constructed An Ideal “Underground Home for Less Than $50”

This guy never took to living conventionally, or really, having anything to do with the grid that he didn’t have to. Mike Oehler is a veteran in the DIY homesteading movement –  writing the book on how he made his own underground home for cheap, less than $50 using found materials and his reservoir of […]

5 Gadgets Tested In Real Survival Situations: “What To Carry, And What To Pass Over”

Do you have everything you need? If you had to put back a handful of items from your bug out bag to make room other essentials, which would you choose to carry no matter what, and which would you put back as extra weight? When compact and lightweight travel matters the most, you might consider […]

“Micro-Homestead” This Modest Survival Shelter Could Save Your Life When It’s Time to Bug Out

It certainly isn’t much, but when you have nothing else, it could be all you need. In many emergencies, bugging out may not be the best option. Certainly it is not the best choice for every SHTF situation. However, there may be situations where you need to leave your home or dwelling, get out of […]

Don’t Be Without These Prepping Essentials: “Survival Fuel You Must Have”

This article was written by Tess Pennington and originally published at ReadyNutrition.com. Editor’s Comment: Whether you are cut off from store supplies during a disaster, or you are hiking to your bug out location, food will obviously be one of your most crucial supplies during a crisis. Although you can live for weeks without food […]

SHTFplan: How to Start Prepping Without Breaking the Bank: “All About Self-Reliance”

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. You don’t necessarily have to pull out your wallet, and pay big bucks for storable food, emergency camping equipment, ammo and fatigues… though you can if you want. Instead, if you are just starting to prep, check out these essential items and focus most of all on […]

SHTFplan: This 72 Year Old Survived 9 Days in Arizona Wilderness: “Lost, With No Gas and No Cell Reception”

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. Image: Arizona Department of Public Safety. Running out of gas. Lost on a remote back road. No cellphone signal, unreliable GPS. Maybe an accident. It could happen to anyone, but not everyone would handle this desperate situation as well as this 72 year old woman managed to […]

SHTFplan: SHTF Skills Every American Needs: “Improvise With What You Have”

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. Does the future hold prolonged economic collapse? Electric outages? Food shortage? Civil unrest? EMP attacks? Looting and the general descent into madness? Whatever may come, you and your family will be extremely vulnerable unless you have prepared for continuity and self-reliance without the aid of society. The […]

Are You Prepared to Survive in the Wilderness Alone? “Natural Shelter, Blend In”

What would you do if circumstances forced you into the woods alone, with little or no provisions? Are you prepared to handle these scenarios? What if the SHTF and you must run? These videos show how you can quickly build reliable shelter, even by yourself with no supplies or equipment. Yes, they are crude, but […]

Back On the Grid! Governments Ban “Camping on Your Own Land” Displacing Residents

This article was written by Jay Syrmopoulos and published at Activist Post.com. Editor’s Comment: Unfortunately, zoning laws across the country have made it more and more difficult to go off grid, despite a growing movement of people who are both economically challenged and also more in tune with the environment. The freedom and security, in […]