The 6 “Unbreakable Laws Of Survival” You Need To Know

by Tuesday, August 30, 2016

When it comes to being prepared, there are an infinite number of ways to go about it... each and every person has their own needs and wants and there is no "single solution" that solves all your preparedness problems. But that being said, there are a 6 "Unbreakable laws"  every prepper needs to follow... if they want to survive any crisis.  (Really, you should consider them guidelines to create your own plan...make them the framework of your survival strategy.) Learn these laws well ...

Using Sound as a Weapon: How Sound Frequency and Pressure Can Cause Pain or Worse

by Monday, August 29, 2016

As mainstream media and liberals push for more stringent gun control measures including restricting gun magazine sizes and ammunition purchases, I’ve often wondered how we could make this behavior a “non-problem.” Then I got an idea, and I’ve been researching it ever since. What if we could develop a defensive weapon that wouldn’t require firearms, ammunition, or permits? What if we used a completely different technology—one that isn’t controlled by the government? What if we used sound? What is Sound? Sound is all ...

Protecting a City and Guarding Our Nation

by Friday, August 26, 2016

Protecting a City and Guarding Our Nation Ethan Mennen Tells Survival Life What It’s Like to Be a Cop and Army Ranger Ethan Mennen is a busy guy. Not only is he a full-time detective for the New York City police department, he also serves as a Lieutenant and instructor in the New York State Army National Guard. Photo courtesy of Ethan Mennen. Police Work                   Mennen says he joined the police force and, eventually, the military because he was searching for a more fulfilling ...

The Limits of the Human Body

by Thursday, August 25, 2016

Imagine this, if you will… You go for a summer hike or for a stroll in the woods in the dead of winter. You become turned around or even lost. Then panic sets in as you may not know what to do next. It quickly becomes a survival situation. Many of us may not know the physical limits of our bodies. And for those people these questions plague their thoughts immediately: “How hot is too hot? Will I have a heat stroke out ...

It’s National Knife Day!

by Wednesday, August 24, 2016

I can’t believe I almost let this slip by me! In celebration of National Knife Day, TODAY only on Amazon...we've shaved another $5 off our best-selling knife, the HR-15! The Hoffman-Richter HR-15 has been my EDC for years… it’s easily one of the best knives I’ve ever owned… and right now you can get it for a steal! Just click here to grab it on amazon for an extra $5.00 If you haven’t seen this knife yet… here’s a taste of what it has to ...

How To Make A Quick Release Paracord Knife Wrap

by Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Have you ever broken your knife handle? Or ever just wanted something a little different on your favorite blade? We’ve put together a short instructional video that shows you how to give new life to that old knife. Not only does this fix up that old knife and make it usable again, it also gives you a couple of extra feet of cordage that, in a survival situation, is an incredible asset! Best of all, the weave that we used is a quick ...

Product Review: The 5.11 Tactical Rush Tier Sleeve

by Wednesday, August 24, 2016

The 5.11 Tactical Rush Tier Rifle Sleeve is an additional component composed of MOLLE webbing in order to ensure your ability to bring a secondary rifle into the field. The 5.11 Tactical Rush Tier Rifle Sleeve is a lightweight piece of equipment that quickly and easily attaches to any style backpack via MOLLE webbing, and eliminates the need for bulky heavy rifle cases. This rifle sleeve is a must-have for tactical enthusiasts and sport shooters alike. Once attached, the 5.11 Tactical Rush Tier ...

How to Dehydrate Your Summer Harvest Vegetables

by Tuesday, August 23, 2016

In my previous article, we went over the process of canning your summer harvest vegetables. There’s another way to preserve your summer harvest - vegetable dehydration. Many gardeners prefer this method over other preservation methods. Here are just a few reasons why. Lightweight and Portable - Dehydrated foods are easy to pack because drying removes the heavy water content, which saves room on storage. Also, meal packing for a camping or hiking trip is a breeze! Preserves Nutrition - If you use a low ...

Canning Like a Pro in 4 Easy Steps

by Friday, August 19, 2016

  In my previous article, I listed the supplies needed to get every homesteader well on their way to having a great canning experience this year. Canning is a great way to preserve your summer harvest. This article will take you step by step to becoming a canning pro in no time! Now that you have a complete list of the supplies you’ll need (listed in my previous article), let’s go over the complete canning process. From start to finish, I’ll break it ...