Finding Food in a survival situation. There are endless survival scenarios and situations, but the basic need for Shelter, Food, and Water remains. While water and shelter will be your first priority, eventually a source of nourishment will need to be secured. Obviously, depending on your environment, some areas will have more abundant sources of survival foods, and others … [Read more...] about Survival Foods
When we think about all the things we need to be ready for an emergency, food storage usually tops the list. Obviously, food is necessary for survival so it’s really a no-brainer. Whether your planning for a natural disaster, a job loss or just “Mom’s down with the flu”, stocking up on food is the smart thing to do. However, as you get started, the process seems … [Read more...] about Do You Make These 10 Food Storage Mistakes?
BEST SURVIVAL BASICS – US Army Survival Approach The best basic survival approach was created by the US army. It is not surprising when we take into account two facts: Soldiers find themselves in survival situations most often, US troops operate on all continents in all possible conditions. For training purposes US army produced a manual with survival rules that have … [Read more...] about Basic Survival Skills Everyone Should Know
Imagine for a moment that the power has gone out. Worse still, the Internet is down and so is the Telstra 4G on your iPhone 6. Maybe to help you picture it better we’ll create a fictitious scenario. So here goes… It’s 9 pm at night and you have just settled down on the couch with your iPad to relax and unwind. The children are all tucked into bed and the wife is busy … [Read more...] about ARE YOU PREPARED FOR A POWER GRID ATTACK?
In this article, I aim to introduce you to some very basic survival concepts that apply to a wide range of survival situations which will hopefully help you to get into the right mindset to survive. Please be aware that this list is under construction and I intend to add to it as time permits. The Rule of 3’s The one that is most well known among survival circles is … [Read more...] about SURVIVAL CONCEPTS 101