Author: James Cole

Natural Emergency Treatments Every Prepper Should Know

We live in a world where so-called modern wonder drugs, laboratories, and equipment have obscured more “primitive” yet highly effective types of medicine [...]

25 Forgotten Homesteading Skills The Pioneers Mastered

Pioneer life has a special meaning in America. In less than 300 years, civilization spread across a vast continental wilderness. [...]

How To Field Dress and Process Deer Meat For Storage

Love the taste of venison? I sure do.  There’s almost nothing that compares to freshly prepared deer meat after a long hunt. But in order to enjoy the [...]

Five Ways To Preserve Meat In the Wild

Unfortunately, many people are unaware of how to preserve meat without a refrigerator and have completely forgotten how our grandfathers preserved their [...]

How To Make Smoked, Salt Cured Fatback

Mine was truly a lovely childhood. I grew up on salt pork that was stored hanged in our root cellar. Almost anything in our pantry was home-made. The fatback [...]

10 Dutch Oven Recipes That Survived The Oregon Trail

Though the pioneer women were used to cooking, doing so on an open flame was not something they knew how to do. [...]

The 4 Most Dangerous Bugs In The US

There are plenty of biting and stinging insects on US soil to watch out for. We all have the common sense to watch out for spiders, scorpions, bees, wasps etc. [...]

5 Handguns That Are Perfect for Home Defense

Having a handgun or two (or several in the case of guns enthusiasts) around the house is far from being a bad idea. [...]

5 Techniques To Preserve Meat In The Wild You Should Practice

Unfortunately, many people are unaware of how to preserve meat without a refrigerator and have completely forgotten how our grandfathers preserved their [...]

5 Gardening Hacks Every Prepper Should Know

I personally am a firm believer and a strong advocate of the phrase “doing things by the book”, and I absolutely stand by this on a day-to-day basis. [...]

BASIC TIPS ON EMERGENCY FUND PREPARATION

Let’s admit it; we don’t know what is going to happen in our lives. And with what will happen it has monetary equivalent or requires upkeep financial [...]

After The Fall: What Happens After The Next Economic Collapse

The financial status of the US is concerning and things aren’t looking too good; but you already knew that. The economy in 2016 can be best described as a [...]