• Dec
    Organize Your Fishing Hooks

    When you go out to fish during a survival situation, you do not want to have to spend a lot of time untangling your hooks. This quick fix will let you cast your line in the water much faster. That means you can provide for your family quickly. Use a safety pin to organize your hooks. Open up the safety pin and put the closed end of the hook through it. Then, close the pin. Now, you will have all of your hooks ready to go. Depending on how many hooks you h...

  • Dec
    Earplugs and Fishing

    Earplugs are a great addition to any bug out bag. What you may not realize is they can also help you when you are fishing. You can use earplugs as bobbers when you fish. This is a cheap way to craft a bobber when you are in a survival situation. Just thread the hook through the foam earplug. Then, the earplug will go down into the water if you hook a fish. With this in mind, add a few earplugs to your bug out bag. You ca use them to protect your ears and ...

  • Are You Cooking Meals From Your Food Storage

    You have tons of food in storage. There is a good chance that you haven't eaten many of the foods before. If you have eaten some of the foods, you probably haven't tried to prepare them. That can be a huge issue when a disaster strikes. You do not want to start preparing the food after a disaster. You want to be comfortable with it before disaster strikes. The Plan Once a month, take food out of your storage supply. Use that food to cook...

  • 3 Foods that Don't Go Bad

    When you store food, you want it to last as long as possible. There are actually some foods that never go bad. Add these to your food storage so you will always have something on hand if disaster strikes. Honey A natural sweetener, honey lasts forever. Just make sure you put it in a temperature controlled area and keep it sealed up so it will stay fresh. Then, you can always get some honey. Maple Syrup Another sweet...

  • Nov
    Garlic for Survival

    You might like garlic on your bread or in your spaghetti. You also need to include it in your survival gear. Garlic has a lot of great benefits that will help you during a survival situation. Benefits of Garlic Mosquito bites can be a real pain when you are surviving in the wild. Garlic acts as a natural mosquito repellent, making it easier to live outside. It is also a natural antibiotic and will boost your immune system. With that in...