October 19, 2020

How to use leaf buds for survival

For Throwback Thursday we try to take a look at primitive or old skills each week. Winter foraging is one of the hardest skills for people […]
October 19, 2020

Differences between a Wilderness and a Urban Survival Kit

There are certainly some differences that must be considered when you are traveling in a rural and/or wilderness environment vs. an urban environment.  The most important […]
October 18, 2020

Springfield Armory Hellcat 9mm Review

The Hellcat is one of the newest pistols from Springfield Armory. This company has been working on this pistol for over two years, and it is […]
October 17, 2020

How to use hickory nuts for firebuilding

It is not too often that I send you somewhere else for some good education here in this blog.  Quite simply there are not to many […]
October 17, 2020

Jockstrap for survival?…say what?

One of the things all of us need to be aware of when it comes to survival and prepping is the idea of being “grey”.  This […]
October 17, 2020

How to avoid the wind and stay warm

A post by friend on facebook prompted this blog piece and associated video.  I get the opportunity to work with a number of people who are […]
October 17, 2020

Tactical Gear Junkie, Review and Giveaway

I am going to make this simple for you.  I like to support veterans when and where I can.  Fortunately we get to teach a few […]
October 17, 2020

Should you use gloves or mittens?

You often see people that spend a great deal of time outside wearing mittens.  Despite the cool factor that gloves with five fingers give us these […]
October 17, 2020

When to eat snow in a survival situation

One of the most often repeated statements about survival is that you should never eat snow because it lowers your body temperature.  This is certainly true. […]