Prepping for Disaster

Are you prepared for a catastrophic disaster to strike your region?

With so many threats on the horizon, learn ways you can prep yourself and your family for surviving through any number of destructive events.

Stocking up and being prepared for a worst case scenario --

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(NEW) Top 5 Doomsday Preps for "Sheltering in Place"

Top 5 Doomsday Preps for Sheltering in Place

Food Shortages, civil unrest ... It's coming. How to get started on serious prepping and be a lot better prepared for catastrophic events when they strike.
The Top 10 Best Survival Foods to Stockpile

Emergency Supplies

Have you taken the time to consider just what makes the best survival foods for an emergency? If you only had two survival foods on hand to last you two weeks in the event of a major emergency, what would they be?
18 Essential Items for Your Get Home Bag

Get Home Bag

Why everyone, including kids, needs a thoroughly packed Get Home Bag. Riots, looting, and disaster can unfold at anytime -- what to do and what to carry in your Get Home Bag when the objective of the day is to survive. How does your Get Home Bag measure up?
The Best Emergency Food Methods For Keeping Your Family Alive

Best Emergency Foods for Food Shortage

A second catastrophe promises to follow in the foot steps of a first -- it's a catastrophic food shortage. The time to prepare for that is now.
How Crucial is a Bug Out Bag? Critical Supplies You Need to Bug Out

Bug Out Bag Critical Supplies

Whether evacuating from catastrophic economic Collapse or a widespread natural disaster, do you have the right supplies for your bug out bag? A few more things you need to know for bugging out ... and one more "essential piece of survival gear" you probably don't have yet, but should.
Secret Stockpile: First Steps to a 1-Year Stockpile

Secret Stockpile: First Steps to a 1-Year Stockpile

Should you stockpile? Here is a complete guide to stockpiling for disaster. What you need. What you don't need. What you should absolutely have. Discover the secrets to stockpiling ...
How to Prepare for American Armageddon

American Armageddon

Bugging In and Bugging Out

How Does a Special Forces Green Beret and survival school instructor prepare to "Bug In" and "Bug Out" before a disaster strikes? Sam Coffman, owner and instructor at The Human Path, a survival school that operates in Texas and Colorado, shares tips and strategies for making it through a catastrophic disaster or American Armageddon.


The Top 15 Commodities to Barter With Post-Collapse

The Top Commodities to Barter With Post-Collapse

What are the best items to stock up on now that you can easily trade or sell following a collapse of government and the dollar? Services and skills you can learn now before chaos erupts and the banks shut down.
Is Your Family Safe from Home Invasion? How to Safeguard Your Home from Intruders

DIY Home Security: Safeguard Your Home from Intruders

Civil emergencies and post collapse crime will mean break-ins, robberies, hostage taking, rapes and murders. Here are several DIY home security safeguards and tips to have in place before a true civil emergency.
Top 10 Two Way Radios for Your Family Survival Plan

Top 10 Best Two Way Radios

What are the top two way radios to outfit your family for a survival emergency or widespread disaster? If phones are out, two way radios (up to 50 mile range) will be the only way to find each other.
Secret Garden of Survival - How to Grow a Camouflaged Food-Forest

Secret Garden of Survival - How to Grow a Camouflaged Food-Forest. What are you and your family (and your livestock) going to eat when your food stores run out? Grow a survival garden. And how do you keep others from stealing it? Answer: A camouflaged food forest.


How to Survive Without Pharmacies or Doctors: 15 Clinically Proven Herbs and Supplements

15 Clinically Proven Herbs and Supplements

Are the best medicines found in nature? Here are 15 clinically proven herbs and supplements to know about beforehand.
Herbal Medicine: How Knowing Medicinal Plants Can Save Your Life in an Emergency

Sam Coffman operates a survival and herbalism school in Texas. He is a former U.S. Special Forces Green Beret Medic with over 20 years experience working with medicinal plants. Here he instructs on the many uses of medicinal plants in a disaster or post-apocalypse scenario with several examples.


The Top Medicinal Plants of North America

FOUND EVERYWHERE ... Medicinal plants may be right under your feet. They may be in your backyard and all around at a local park. North America has a variety of medicinal plants that can help relieve illness, and even cure illness. Plant medicine can be an essential component of survival first aid.


The Ultimate Survival Kit for Bugging Out with Your Car

Car Survival Kit to Bug Out With

What's the best vehicle for bugging out with and what are the essential items for your car survival kit that you should have for a widescale emergency and self defense?
How to Survive a Famine

Famine

Severe drought or weather, natural disaster, or a man-made catastrophe like an EMP can bring on food shortages, and famine, followed by starvation. Millions go hungry. Countless people die. Survival secrets to surviving a famine -- and the supplies to get now.
Moving Before Disaster Strikes

Moving Away From Cities Before S-H-T-F. What Are Your Plans for Moving in the Event of Sudden Disaster? (Don't Count on Calling A Moving Company At the Last Minute).


The Six Enemies of Your Doomsday Stockpile

Six Enemies of Your Doomsday Stockpile

Looters, infected rodents, and worse -- The enemies of your stockpile have been around for thousands of years, and destroyed more food than one could possibly estimate.
Top 10 Survival Seeds

Top 10 Best Survival Seeds

What are the best survival seeds to plant that can help feed you and your family through an extended emergency? Preparing for a disaster, what are the top survival seeds that can grow with minimal effort?
Rainwater Harvesting - How to Prep for Water Shortages

Water tanks, tarps, and a few pieces of PVC pipe can go along way in a disaster. Simple rainwater harvesting systems are inexpensive and easy to build. Advanced systems cost more yet do a lot more. How to keep your family alive in the months following a catastrophic disaster.


Regional Disasters: Are You Insured from Catastrophe? Don't Make This Common Mistake and Lose Everything

Insurance policy for disaster

We have seen regional disasters strike repeatedly in recent years and the near future looks like more are heading are way and may get worse. Don't make this common mistake with your insurance policy and lose everything when catastrophic disaster strikes!
Top 10 Ways to Live Off the Grid

Top 10 Ways to Live Off the Grid

Step by step, we outline how to generate electricity using simple and advanced methods (includes video). You'll never look at life off the grid quite the same!
Bulldozers - The Ultimate Doomsday Prep

Think you can drive a bulldozer? Disasters like the Tacloban Super Typhoon can pile roads with debris, dirt, mud, sewage and dead bodies. Learn how to use a bulldozer to clear debris in a natural disaster. Clearing roads with a bulldozer. Building a doomsday bunker with a bulldozer.


Top 10 High Calorie Survival Foods

How do you stock up on high calorie foods while on a budget? Calorie count, nutrition, bulk pricing, and finally shelf-life are each factors to consider. Here's a tactical look at survival foods and 5 bonus survival "superfoods".


Prepping - Are You Prepped for Doomsday?

With so many threats facing the world, preppers are becoming more common place. So, who's still not prepping? Steps to take today to be prepared for a national collapse resulting from a catastrophic disaster or mysterious, unexpected event.


Prescription Medication and the Apocalypse - You Have Every Right to Worry

Does your health rely on prescription medication? What are you going to do if a catastrophic disaster strikes and infrastructure collapses, pharmacies close down or are simply robbed and looted of everything? What if you have no access to medication refills? Steps you can take today to survive and adapt in a time of collapse.


Swiss Family Robinson - 10 Ways to Build Anything

How would the Swiss Family Robinsons survive in an 'all hell breaks loose' scenario? Take a lesson in Survival Woodworking. Learn how to build anything with just a handful of tools, nails, and a few pieces of wood.


5 Tips for Short Term Prepping

When it comes to short term prepping, the devil is in the details.


Insect Harvesting: Edible Flies and Fly Larvae (Maggots) Pack a Nutritional Punch

From "Fear Factor" to the Frying Pan: Insect Harvesting and the Common House Fly. Is the developing world setting an example of what our diets could look like in future generations as more of the world turns to insect harvesting to combat food shortages?


Home Defense: Shotguns Can Stop Criminals in Their Tracks

Shotguns are renowned for stopping power. A 12 gauge shotgun has a lot of recoil, but did you know that a 20 gauge shotgun or even a teen-size shotgun can be just as effective, without the recoil? Shotguns for home defense.


Planning for a Community Emergency - Disaster Food Preparation

Each community should have a plan to storehouse food safely and be ready to feed thousands and possibly tens of thousands.


Planning for a Community Emergency - Water and Sanitation in the Days Following Disaster

The goal for every community should be to develop a contingency plan in case the very things we dread actually happen.


Communications After an EMP - Two Way Radios

Following An EMP, telephones, cell phones, and the internet will be a thing of the past. Two way radios will be a valuable too and can keep you in communication with family and friends. Learn how to protect your two way radios from the effects of an EMP as well as a communications "system" for re-connecting with loved ones.