Author: James Cole

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 [...]

How To Preserve Meat For Survival Like Our Grandfathers

In a SHTF event, chances are that you will not be able to rely on your fridge to preserve your food as usual. People can get overtly reliant on fridges to [...]

Ammo Shortages? Don’t Worry, Make Your Own!

If you enjoy do-it-yourself projects and are good with your hands, have a lot of patience, and love to save money, then reloading is something you should [...]

How To Use A Knife In A Fight (Step by Step Guide)

Most people don't walk around with the weapons they feel most comfortable with on their body. For instance, walking around with a rifle or a bow would [...]

Items Everyone Will Be Looking For After SHTF

Forget stocking for that two-week event, it’s not that difficult. The hard part is stocking for the total paradigm shift, that few remember how to do much [...]

17 Items you’ll Regret Not Having Enough Of When SHTF

If you begin prepping for a SHTF event and a good stockpile is on your list of preps, it will quickly become evident just how many different items are useful [...]

Esential Barter Items In A Grid Down Scenario

Real trading will be based On ‘long term’ items. Seeds, not food. Arrows, not ammo. Tools, not filters. See, once the ‘short duration expendables’ are [...]

Post SHTF Security: Simple Security Hacks To Keep Your House Safe

Despite all the scary scenarios, staying and defending your home during a crisis is probably the most reasonable course of action. Staying in the city may [...]

Make a Bug out Plan – 5 Ways to Maximize Your Survival Preparedness

It can be argued that making a Bug out Plan is as/or even more important than having a Bug out Bag packed, as one can escape mortal danger with or without a [...]

THE SKILLS THAT WILL REALLY MATTER AFTER SHTF

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, [...]

10 Must Have Barter Skills For a Collapsed Economy: “Increase Your Ability To Survive”

This article was written by Anna Hunt and originally published at Offgrid Outpost.com. [...]

17 Natural Antibiotics Our Grandparents Used Instead Of Pills

For hundreds of years, maybe even longer, our grannies and grandfathers relied on simple household items to heal. For that purpose, they picked [...]

Nighttime Survival: How To Stay Safe After The Sun Goes Down

Most preppers spend a lot of time learning new skills to help them survive the perils of the wild. Many of us probably know a dozen different ways to purify [...]

If SHTF These 17 Items Will Be Worth Their Weight In Gold

If you begin prepping for TEOTWAWKI, and a good stockpile is on your list of preps, it will quickly become evident just how many different items are useful to [...]

10 Prepping Skills Every Prepper Should Master

It is important to understand that there’s an enormous amount of skills that every prepper should know. [...]

AUTUMN FLAVORS: Wild Game Sausage Recipes

For most of my venison recipes, I prefer to separate each muscle and cut slices or chunks across the grain of the muscle. [...]

Autumn Flavors: Old Beef Jerky Recipes From Around The World

Before refrigeration people relied on salt and smoke to preserve their meat. Most people lived on family farms and the “smoke house” was as familiar as the [...]

B.O.B. Mistakes That Can Get You Killed

Bugging out is a last ditch option in times of need, yet a situation that one should consider. However, families all over the country are forced from their [...]

17 Pantry Staples That Can Last Just About Forever

Being a prepper, you will need to have food pantry staples that last long periods of time. You do not want to stock your food pantry only to have to restock [...]

” The Hunger Games ” : Foods That We Might Not Afford In The Near Future

In the context of today’s poorly managed financial situation worldwide, the prices of basic foods have been going up (slowly but steadily), beginning with [...]