How To Choose The Best Foods For A 72-Hour Survival Kit

How To Choose The Best Foods For A 72-Hour Survival Kit

A 72-hour emergency survival kit is just that – a kit with a 3-day supply of food (and other useful items). A 72-hour kit is generally designed to help as you evacuate a disaster (bug out) or for any other emergency reason. I keep one in my vehicle at all times. The reasoning for 72-hours…

LDS Preparedness Survey Checklist

LDS Preparedness Survey Checklist

The following survival preparedness survey checklist is from information of the latest revision LDS Survival Preparedness Manual. If one looks for them, there are lots of lists out there, and they are all worth reading because any one of them might inspire a new idea. The following list may assist you to cross-check your readiness…

Things To Keep On You For Emergency

Things To Keep On You For Emergency

The most useful survival tool is the one that you have with you when you need to survive. So, having said that, what do you have with you, right now, on your person? Or, what should you have on you, right now?

Mini Survival Kit For That Boat Trip

Mini Survival Kit For That Boat Trip

It’s summertime, and you’re planning to go with your buddies on a charter boat for an ocean-fishing day trip. While you’re deciding what flavor sandwich to pack or which beverages to throw in your cooler, have you thought about throwing together a mini survival kit… just in case?

The Varieties Of The French Marigold

The Varieties Of The French Marigold

French Marigold flowers are a popular and beneficial garden companion that will help your garden plants thrive because of their potent pesticide-producing root system, and strong aroma to ward off pests. Have you ever wondered which varieties of the Marigold are actually ‘French’ Marigolds? Here’s your answer…

Suggested Items For A 72-Hour Car Kit

Suggested Items For A 72-Hour Car Kit

Use the following list as a guide for your 72 hour survival kit. The items in bold should be in every kit, whereas the rest could be shared among a group. These are only suggestions, and personal tailoring is not only recommended, but it get’s you thinking… The kit should be assembled to fit and…

List of Preparedness Items For: Doing Laundry

List of Preparedness Items For: Doing Laundry

In a world without a functioning electrical power grid, a post apocalyptic world, a world knocked back in time, you will need to perform tasks that were once assisted by modern technology. You will need items that will help accomplish the job, and you will need to know how to do it yourself. Most modern…

Four ‘Unique’ Survival Items

Four ‘Unique’ Survival Items

Today I wanted to share with you a few ‘unique’ items that we have in our supplies. When it comes to prepping, everyone usually talks about having food. Plenty of food. And believe me, there is nothing wrong with that at all. In fact it is the first step in a prepping plan. However, trying to…

Some Of My Basic Survival Reference Books

Some Of My Basic Survival Reference Books

Today I thought I would share just a few of my survival books. My books are a little different than Ken’s as they pertain to household matters such as cooking, gardening, sewing, quilting etc. Ken’s pertain to alternative energy, survival methods, firearms and tools! :-D Generally speaking, what Ken and I have learned, and the…

Your Survival Books

Your Survival Books

What are some of the survival preparedness books that you have on your bookshelf? Regardless of the specific sub-category, we would be curious to know some of your favorites, even related novels or reference books that would be useful during times when or after TSHTF. Add your comment on your suggested survivalist or preparedness related…