Prepare modern but practice primitive

Todd Walker | Skills get swallowed by survival gear

World’s elite buying remote hideouts to flee impending social unrest

J.D. Heyes | Many of the world's uber-elite and super-wealthy are staking out retreats in remote lands like New Zealand to protect themselves and their families from coming unrest
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16 uses of sticky pine sap for wilderness survival and self-reliance

Todd Walker | Scavenging resources in a wilderness survival situation can turn up life-saving stuff. That’s why developing a possum mentality is vital!

What do they know? Why are so many of the super wealthy preparing bug...

Michael Snyder | A lot of ultra-rich people are quietly preparing to “bug out” when the time comes

This edible park feeds 200,000 hungry people every month!

John vibes | In Irvine, California, a 7.5 acre plot of land was turned into “The Incredible Edible Park”

Urban disasters: Have these 20 items on you if you want to make it...

Tess Pennington | From previous disasters, we find clarification and better ways to prepare

Get prepared: 122 of the best prepper websites on the Internet

Michael Snyder | Getting prepared for the chaos that is coming to America in the years ahead is not that complicated

“Grid Jihad”: What if you had one week to prepare for the end of...

Daisy Luther | With September 11 fast approaching, so too does the risk of another terrorist attack on US soil.

Herbal medicine kit: Bleeding

Kat Yorba | Today we continue on with our series with looking at “Bleeding"

Unstoppable self-reliance

Todd Walker | Ever judge a book by its cover?

Why being a tree hugger builds self-reliance

Todd Walker | Yesterday I annoyed a few motorists crossing a narrow country bridge on a tree hugger outing

Why being a “tree hugger” builds self-reliance

Todd Walker | Yesterday I annoyed a few motorists crossing a narrow country bridge on a tree hugger outing.

How to build a “stairway to heaven” rat trap in 15 minutes

Todd Walker | Rats… I hate rats!

How I preserve food: Modern mountain man MREs

Todd Walker | Humans have been preserving their harvest well before modern conveniences like pressure canners and deep freezers were invented

The Swiss Army Knife of SHTF liquid

Gale Newell | Alcohol as a cleansing agent

Backyard bushcraft skills: No wilderness required

Todd Walker | Doing the Stuff of self-reliance takes time, resources, tools, and want to

27 survival uses for common mullein besides cowboy toilet paper

Todd Walker | Ever been caught in the woods with nature calling you to a squatty position?

Build blue-collar self reliance with the prepper’s blueprint

Todd Walker | My daddy would unroll a blueprint across the hood of his old GMC truck each morning

Surviving large on small stuff

Todd Walker | You’ve heard the phrase “beggars can’t be choosers”, right? When your survival is on the line, don’t be ungrateful when a gift comes along

5 tips for epic self-reliance skills

Todd Walker | Our grandson is about to start walking with only 10 months of practice. From the moment he graced our family with his beautiful presence, independence was his goal

Sick of ticks? Take Brad Paisley’s advice

Todd Walker | I first heard the song Ticks by Bard Paisley at a bank drive-thru window. Clever lyrics. Why share such a trivial event? Because I like Brad Paisley’s music and hate ticks… passionately!!