CommonSense preparedness just makes sense

Great article by Jackie Clay from Backwoods Home Magazine. What if that snowstorm turned to a blizzard or an ice storm lasted for days, knocking out the power and phone lines? Would you be prepared? Or what if you lost your job, or an illness or injury prevented you from working for a lengthy time? […] Read more »

Home and Herbal Burn Remedies

Always important information to have at the ready. Home and Herbal Remedies As we in preparedness community know, our traditional medicine practices may not be available some day and I feel it is important for everyone to be able to have SOME knowledge regarding alternate burn treatments using some things you have either in your […] Read more »

How to Make a First Aid Kit

                              FIRST AID 1. When assembling your First Aid Kit, take into consideration the following: A. Specific health needs of family members. B. Include the necessary medications and equipment for them. C. Items that your family is familiar with and knows […] Read more »

TEOTWAWKI Medical Kits

What you stock up on should be related to what you know how to use and what you can obtain. There are potentially thousands of drugs, and different pieces of medical equipment, and you can’t stock everything. Fortunately it is possible to manage 90% of medical problems with only a moderate amount of basic equipment and drugs. Obviously the treatment […] Read more »

Don’t buy any more survival gear until you read this

The guy has a point and I would add, only buy and prep with items you know how to use. A lot of people make list after list of all the items they carry in their bugout bag or EDC (Every Day Carry) bag. Then they go out and buy a year’s worth of food, […] Read more »

TEOTWAWKI Medical Kits

TEOTWAWKI Medical Kits What you stock up on should be related to what you know how to use and what you can obtain. There are potentially thousands of drugs, and different pieces of medical equipment, and you can’t stock everything. Fortunately it is possible to manage 90% of medical problems with only a moderate amount […] Read more »

Pre-TEOTWAWKI preparedness while you can

 The subject of this post is probably one of the most important items to contend with during a crises situation or TEOTWAWKI because if we have some gas or we have some solar power and maybe a few tools to get a garden started if we don’t concern ourselves with what we can do to make […] Read more »