Category: Preparedness

Why you may want to consider bugging out…

If you followed my post HERE about a beginner’s bug out bag, then you may be wondering why you even need it. By definition, bugging out means to leave in a hurry. When it comes to preparedness, there are many reasons you may want to […]

Smith & Wesson Shield 9mm First Impressions

Smith & Wesson Shield 9mm First Impressions

I’ve been keeping my eyes out for a decent concealed carry weapon for the past few months. A friend was in need of a defensive pistol so after 2 years of use I sold my Taurus Millennium G2… With that, a trip to Palmetto State […]

Guess what i did

What accessories would you add to this? Bought it at Palmetto State Armory.

Do not enable free loaders and moochers!

Do not enable free loaders and moochers!

I get told by people a lot that they are coming to my place if shit hits the fan. My reply is usually along the lines of “nope”, “hell naw you ain’t”, and laughing. I don’t really hide being a prepper, but I also don’t […]

The Beginning Prepper’s First Gun

The Beginning Prepper’s First Gun

I get a lot of questions about what the beginning prepper’s first gun should be. I’ve heard rifle, pistol, and shotgun. Maybe they need an AR. What about the revolver? We’ll explore my thoughts on this now. The first thing a person has to do […]

Streamlight Stylus Pro Flashlight Review

Streamlight Stylus Pro Flashlight Review

This is the video review of the Streamlight Stylus Pro flashlight. The flashlight has been top-line in performance and reliability. I replaced the included batteries with Energizer rechargeables. I recommend THIS charger which comes with additional AA batteries. Other than some knicks from being dropped […]

Finding the like minded…

Finding the like minded…

Other the years I’ve come to realize I’m lucky in a few aspects of life. Those are tolerance for blood, good shooting skill, and finding folks that are preppers. So outside of those other two topics, how do I find preppers? Step 1) Stop being […]

The Individual First Aid Kit

The Individual First Aid Kit

So to begin, IFAK is a military acronym that stands for “Individual First Aid Kit”. Its history goes all the way back hundreds of years when soldiers would carry bandaging cloth just in case they became wounded on the battlefield. It evolved to what is […]

Tramontina Machete Review

Tramontina Machete Review

You can buy the Tramontina Machete featured in my video HERE  

Use a Ferro Rod to make fire!

In this video, I make a small fire using simple tools.  Be sure to subscribe to my YouTube channel found HERE for more videos now and in the future! Click on the blue names to be taken to Amazon where you can purchase them… Ferrocerium […]