5 Things You Need to Do Before the U.S. Election

5 Things You Need to Do Before the U.S. Election

It sounds like the plot of a movie: As a critical election looms, the country faces a pandemic, shootouts and attacks on police, anarchists and nationalists clashing in the streets, a questionable vaccine being brought to market at warp speed, and possible foreign government interference in our elections. And yet, we’re calling it 2020. As […]

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Cold Weather Bug Out Bag Supplemental Kit

Cold Weather Bug Out Bag Supplemental Kit

Last week, The Gray Bearded Green Beret took us through his Urban Bug Out Bag Supplemental Kit; this week, he shows us around his Cold Weather Bug Out Bag Supplemental Kit. Both videos are great reminders that the generic recommendations for Bug Out Bags are not comprehensive. As always, consider your specific situation and circumstances, […]

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How to Escape Captivity: Picking Locks

How to Escape Captivity: Picking Locks

Preppers, especially those residing in urban environments, have grown increasingly interested in lock picking as a survival skill. Not only can picking locks give you access to valuable resources when SHTF, but may create new opportunities for shelters, and potentially free you if you find yourself trapped. Lock picking is a worthy skill to pursue, […]

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How to Improve Your Situational Awareness

How to Improve Your Situational Awareness

The biggest key to spotting and identifying a legitimate threat is situational awareness. These days, the #1 threat to your safety is your cell phone and accompanying earbuds. In our modern society, distractions abound, and few things hold our attention like our cell phones. It’s impossible to be observing and processing your surroundings when your […]

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How Addictions Can Negatively Affect Your Ability to Prep

How Addictions Can Negatively Affect Your Ability to Prep

It’s no secret that addictions can be debilitating. While most people initially think of illegal drugs and cigarettes, there are a myriad of addictions that the average person may have: gambling, shopping, alcohol, sugar, caffeine, soda, and cheese are some of the most common. Learning to overcome your addictions now is critical to your success […]

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3 Useful Pieces of Survival Gear for Beginners

3 Useful Pieces of Survival Gear for Beginners

Many beginners in the Prepper community get caught up in the collection of gear and supplies, not bothering to learn how to use the items they are purchasing. Even if you have read multiple books on the subject, nothing takes the place of hands-on experience. The Canadian Prepper made a video with recommendations for 3 […]

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