Tag: electricity

Three Emergency Power Hacks

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Let’s look at three emergency power hacks that can really help you out in a disaster. Warning.. this can damage your phone and line if you do it […]

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Are California’s Power Outages Predicting The Future Of Our Electric Grid?

If you haven’t heard, California is experiencing a series of intentional power outages, as the electric company shuts down power in multiple counties in order to avoid disaster. Thousands of people are losing electric power and all that goes with it in an effort to prevent a repeat of last year’s Camp Wildfire. Rather than […]

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Living Off-Grid with Solar Electricity

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. One of the biggest links in the chain of dependency is that of the big power companies. They have a stranglehold on the market and they also have […]

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How To Live The Old Pioneer Life

Our forefathers were prepared to deal with worst-case scenarios with the minimum amount of resources, totally independent from electricity, cars, or modern technology whatsoever. They also managed to be bulletproof against the ever-increasing threats of powerful economic breakdowns, famines, and natural disasters. They had the power to protect and save their family… and even to […]

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4 T’s of Emergency Communications Planning

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. If the lights go out or if a serious disaster strikes how will you know what’s going on?  Do you have a communication method that will help without […]

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Top 5 Outdoor Cooking Techniques You Need To Master

After spending a lot of time into the wilderness, I developed a taste for certain cooking techniques that aren’t a common occurrence for the city dwellers. I’m trying to experiment as much as I can and put myself to the test with any given chance. The improvised cooking techniques we will discuss today were developed […]

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How to Become Untrackable – Part 2

Have an escape plan. You might need one now, but you cannot foretell the future. Carry your most basic gear on your person because survivors often separated from bags and packs. Create a Go Bag and stock it with what you’ll need to reach your destination. Be sure to include plenty of cash because it […]

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Make Your Own Mini Axe with a Saw Blade

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. The feel of a good ax or hatchet in my hands is like nothing else. I went 25 years never even considering what a great ax means. You […]

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Must Have Emergency Preparedness Kits

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Disasters can strike at any time and destroy lives and property. You have probably seen communities being struck by disaster on the news and the level of destruction […]

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What Bug Out Vehicle You Should Choose

In case the proverbial brown stuff hits the fan, you basically have two choices to survive. You either stay put and try to outlive the event and its aftermaths, or you pack your stuff and take on the road towards a better future. If you are part of the second category, you probably already have […]

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