October 2014

  • Do You Have a Liar in Your Group

    It is a good idea to have a group you can survive with during a disaster. Of course, you have to be able to trust everyone in your group. There might come a time when you have to confront someone in your group to find out if he has taken something or done something. You can tell if he is lying or not by gauging his reaction. People who are lying tend to overact. They cannot believe you would question them. They might yell and lash out at you. They act a lot ...

  • Oct
    27
    Camping in Hot Weather

    You do not want to get overheated when you are camping. Getting overheated can make you sick. It can also cause you to drink a lot more water, which will cut into your supplies. If you want to stay at a good temperature when camping, you need to follow some tips for building your shelter. First, dig a trench that is at least 18 inches deep. Then, you should place your tarp in the trench. If possible, fold the tarp over. Then, take the dirt you used to dig th...

  • Oct
    24
    Vehicle Emergency Kit

    Survival isn't just something to think about when you are at home. You need to consider survival when you are on the road. You should have an emergency kit in your car in case you ever get stuck in it overnight. What to Include in the Kit Your kit should have a basic first aid kit so you can tend to any wounds. It should also have a high calorie food bar that will tide you over for the evening, as well as a bottle of water. You need a bla...

  • Truth or Lies

    During a survival situation, you will have to make snap judgment about people. Are they telling the truth or are they lying? The answer to that question will let you know if you should trust the person or not. Here is a tip when you have to figure out if you can trust someone. Look at the person's feet. People have trained their faces to look honest when lying. However, their feet often betray them. Someone who is lying will often point his feet away from th...

  • Plants for a Survival Garden

    Survival gardens are an excellent way to have food on hand when a disaster occurs. It is essential that you pick the right plants for your survival garden. Otherwise, you won't have the food you need when an emergency strikes. We are going to make things easy for you by telling you some plants to add to your survival garden. Start with some potatoes. They are easy to grow and go with just about anything. Plus, they taste great and they will give you the fuel...