Just how long do MREs last? Do you know? Do you even know what an MRE is or what is in these little packages? It’s okay if you don’t. In fact, most people don’t; but if you are ever involved in some type of disaster you’ll be glad you stumbled across this brief article. Here we will discuss not only how long MREs last, but we will also define what an MRE is, why they are … [Read more...] about How Long Do MREs Last?
Prepping + Survival
For most individuals reading this article, the word “squirrel” probably does not conjure up thoughts of 5-star dining. That’s because in most everyday situations there are plenty of other food options that sound much more appealing and definitely more readily available. However, there are some potential eventualities that might one day force us to return to our … [Read more...] about How to Cook a Squirrel in the Wild
Imagine going on a simple day hike or afternoon hunt only to find yourself lost, injured or victim of a broken down vehicle miles from anywhere. Do you possess the skill necessary to survive for a week, a few days or even overnight? Early hunters left their camp or cabin with two goals: first, harvest the wild game necessary for their family’s survival and second, ensure … [Read more...] about Fire & Water: Top Skills Need for Survival
Imagine you and your family are safely tucked away in bed. Then imagine that you—or someone you love—is awakened by the smell of smoke, the piercing whistle of a fire or burglar alarm, the crackling quake of a large tremor, or the high speed winds and rain of a tornado or hurricane. Do you know what you would do? Does your family know what to do? If not, you should … [Read more...] about How To Create A Family Escape Plan
Each and every day, people trudge to their mailboxes to collect the inevitable: bills for the services they consume. These services, which include everything from electric power, water and gas to telephone, trash and cable television, certainly allow us to live more conveniently—even a bit more comfortably—but the price tag for this comfort and convenience can be quite high, … [Read more...] about The Grid: What Is It? How To Get Off It? Should You Get Off It?