What’s in His Pack? Gear-Planning Tips from an Ultra-Light Backpacking Expert

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Packing lightly isn’t a skill easily acquired, especially if you’re used to bringing much more stuff than you need “just in case”. While it’s true that we tend to overthink and over pack when we’re traveling, it is possible to wrangle ourselves into accepting that more often than not less […]

Survival Food Basics

Survival Food. It’s a subject that any serious survivalist or prepper has to think about extensively. There are many different options for survival foods out there. They are available as “freeze dried”, “dehydrated”, “ready to eat”, “emergency ration packs” , “non perishable food” and the list goes on and on. […]

DIY “Surefire” Kit

Ever been caught out in a situation where you didn’t have any means of starting a fire on you? “Never again!” you said, so here’s some ideas for what should go inside a small portable fire kit. BiC Lighter with duct tape around it to prevent accidental discharge or leaking […]

10 Economic Crisis Facts

Food shortages can and do happen. Most people take their “daily bread” for granted. We all expect the shops to be fully stocked with our favourite brand of cereal. The truth of the matter is that stores and supermarkets only have between 1-3 days supply of food at the most at […]

35 Must-Have Bartering Items

Total collapse of society and the economic system isn’t hard to imagine. In fact right now, the global financial situation isn’t looking too good. Don’t believe me? Then check out http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com – what is currently going on will literally blow your mind. In fact leading economists all agree that the world […]