KeySmart Unboxing: Don’t Be Key Dumb

A few weeks ago I decided to purchase the KeySmart after eyeing both that and the KeyBar.  As a prepper it is important to be organized and to be able to quickly grab the necessities in a moments notice.  Many times when we have multiple key chains or leave keys laying around we tend to forget them when they are ...

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7 Important Things to Have in a Bug Out Bag

7 important things to have in a bug out bag

  If you have ever seen on the news immigrants fleeing worn torn countries like Syria mostly all of them have backpacks on along with numerous other bags.  These people were forced to leave everything that they had left and pack only the essentials in their bag to survive and reach a safe destination.  These bags that they were using ...

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Prepper Gear Spotlight: The Division

prepper gear spotlight

  Prepper Gear Spotlight Every week I will be picking the most interesting piece of prepper gear to spotlight.  This week’s spotlight is from dennis.l.b. on Instragram.  This is his bug out bag which has been highly influenced the video game called The Division. If you play video games then you should check out The Division.  The game is in ...

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How to Make a Tarp Shelter – 15 Designs

how to make a tarp shelter

  Having in your survival bag a versatile item like a tarp will come in handy during an emergency situation. It will help you gather water, camouflage your supplies and it will provide a good shelter in case nothing else is available. Improvising a basic tarp shelter can keep your head dry, it will help you conserve heat and it ...

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10 Important Things Preppers Should Do Before Traveling

traveling prepper

  On November 13, 2015 130 people were killed by a terrorist attack in Paris, France.  Another 468 people were seriously injured as well.  This is alarming because Paris is a major tourist city that brings in hundreds of thousands of people per year.  As a prepper this makes you aware of the danger that accompanies traveling. Of course terrorist ...

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Condor 3 Day Assault Pack Review

Condor 3 Day Assault Pack

  Having a good bag can either make or break your experience regardless if it is a survival situation or just simply camping.  It’s not about how good does it look or how big it is but rather does it fit you?  Does it fit the situation?  Is it something that you can wear comfortably?  The Condor 3 Day Assault ...

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5 Must Have Guns Every Prepper Needs

prepper guns

  “One man with a gun can control 100 without one.” – Vladimir Lenin.  This is such a true statement.  You can see that when a robber who sticks up a bank.  Just one person with a gun can paralyze hundreds of people in fear. Another example of this when you take a look at the Holocaust and how the ...

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Important Prepper Gear That You Need At Home

home prepper gear

  In a previous post I talked about prepper gear and where to start to prepping.  As a prepper is important to have a goal in mind followed by a plan.  Prepping without achieving a goal is just hoarding. As part of that plan I think it is important for preppers to focus on attaining prepper gear for the home.  The ...

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Preparing for the Apocalypse Without Looking Crazy

  This is a guest post by Dan Sullivan. Who among us hasn’t been looked down on or even made fun of for prepping? We’ve all been there… felt embarrassed and even ashamed for daring to think critically and do common sense things to protect ourselves. Even worse, there are couples married for 20 or 30 years, with one spouse ...

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SnugPak Jungle Blanket Review

SnugPak Jungle Blanket

  Having a nice bag or blanket to keep you warm is essential for any survival situation or even camping.  Recently as I was searching for a small lightweight bag for my bug out bag I came across the Snugpak Jungle Blanket. Snugpak is an outdoor company with a reputation of selling high quality, lightweight outdoor gear.  They are based ...

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