The Importance of Preparedness and What it Can Teach You

by Thursday, September 29, 2016

Every family across the globe should be prepared for natural disaster or any other potentially life threatening situation that could put them and their family in a true fight for survival. As we are closely approaching 2017, the importance of preparedness is becoming more and more necessary. Floods, earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, tsunamis, wildfires, a volcanic eruption, a possible economic collapse, collapse ...

Quest for Fire: LifeLaces from Stone Mountain

by Wednesday, September 28, 2016

If you’re like me, the best part of camping is building a fire. The quest for wood and tinder, building it up, and turning a small flame into a roaring fire. There’s no greater sense of accomplishment than getting a fire going, particularly if the weather is bad. But sometimes it can be almost impossible -- your matches are wet, ...

Louisiana Floods of 2016: The Fight Isn’t Over

by Monday, September 26, 2016

Louisiana and her beloved citizens are, unfortunately, no stranger to natural disasters. Just to give you an idea of what the The Pelican State has been through, let’s revisit some of her most devastating moments in history including her most recent devastation, the Louisiana Floods of 2016. The Great Flood of 1927 - The controversial bombing of the levees at ...

11 Guns You Need for When SHTF

by Monday, September 26, 2016

Everyone has their own preferences when it comes to self defense weapons, and different guns are better suited for different situations. The gun that's best for close-quarters self defense will be different from the gun that's best suited for perimeter protection. Handguns are more convenient, can fit in a purse or waist holster and are much easier to conceal. On the ...

Pearl Harbor: Through the Eyes of a Hero

by Saturday, September 24, 2016

  As part of Disaster Preparedness Month, we’ll be taking a close-up look at some of the most devastating disasters in recent history. The following article is part of our Disaster Preparedness Month series.   The United States Naval Base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii was attacked by the Japanese on the morning of December 7, 1941. The Japanese had planned and executed the ...

3 Quick Tips to Safely Drink Dirty Water

by Friday, September 23, 2016

What happens when you find yourself without access to clean water? Check out these tips on how to safely drink dirty water in an emergency situation. 3 Quick Tips to Safely Drink Dirty Water Access to clean water could be the difference between life and death in a survival situation. Whether you find yourself in the aftermath of a natural disaster or out in the ...

How to Raise Honey Bees

by Friday, September 23, 2016

  Raising honeybees can be a fun and rewarding pastime that provides you with all the fresh honey you can eat. Maintaining just one hive can even provide you with a side source of income, but many people are intimidated by the prospect of keeping a few thousand bees in their yard. However, honey bees are surprisingly docile, and modern beekeeping ...