• Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 38

5 Amazing Ways To Start Fire With Water

In this post your going to learn some creative ways to start fire with water. Yes you can make fire and water work together. In fact we’ve discovered 5 ways to start a fire with water. You will be able to use some simple resources which is…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 95

How To Escape From Quicksand Safely

This survival skill will teach you how to escape quicksand safely. Quicksand can be nasty stuff and quite frightening. In this first video you’ll see just how frightening trying to escape quicksand can be. They guy in the following video is…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 138

How To Make An Altoid Tin First Aid Survival Kit

You can never be to prepared. In this video you’ll see how to make a mini survival kit out of an Altoid tin. This is a very practical idea that you can take with you when you go camping, or hiking. This is a great idea when you don’t…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 69

5 Amazing Homestead Hacks You Can Use Right Now

We think you’re going to really enjoy these homestead hacks. While they won’t save your life, they will save you some time, and money. Most of these hacks can be made with ingredients you probably have at home. Hopefully they will make…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 80

How To Turn AAA Batteries Into AA Batteries Using Aluminum Foil

Suppose your running one of your electronic devices and your AA batteries go dead. It’s raining, or snowing outside and you just flat out don’t want to leave your home. You notice that you do have some AAA batteries. Dang, your…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 115

How To Make Fire With Flint, And A Knife

Every survival kit, or bug out bag should contain items that will help you start fire. These items include metal match, or flint stick, lighter, paper, or wooden matches, and a magnesium bar. Knowing how to start a fire may just be your best friend…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 124

How To Purify Water In The Wild So You Can Stay Safe, And Survive

Today you’re going to learn how to purify water in the wild. Imagine you’ve been forced out of your home quickly, or you’re on a camping trip deep in the woods and you’ve run out of water. In a situation like this you need to…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 115

Do You Have A Backup Plan To Get Out Of Dodge Fast?

Do you have a backup plan to get out of dodge should the worst happen. Imagine you’re at work and an announcement comes that some catastrophe has hit your city and you need to get home fast. Or, you need to leave your home because your being…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 136

Warning, Graphic Survival Content-Just Something To Think About

In the video you are about to see you will witness some pretty graphic stuff. It not bad, or good it’s just the way nature is. To those survivalist who are vegetarian you can move on to the next post. If you are a meat eater this post will…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 127

5 Survival Tips For Your Pets

There’s all kinds of survival tips for us humans, but what about survival tips for your pets. Pets are an integral part of our family and need to have survival preparations in place In this article we’re going to explore 5 tips to help…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 127

How You Can Survive A Nuclear Attack

Have you ever considered if surviving a nuclear attack is viable? Do you know what action to take if one went off? Watch this video and discover how to greatly improve your odds of not only surviving a nuclear attack but also getting away unscathed.…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 135

How To Make A Coffee Can Survival Kit In No Time Flat

If you do any kind of medium, to long distance driving in the winter you should consider making this coffee can survival kit. It may just save your life. You never know when you’re going to blow a tire, hit a patch of black ice, or get stuck…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 97

8 Survival Skills You Must Have

Sometimes I think people take the learning of survival skills, and preparedness lightly. It’s something that’s more of an interesting thing to learn about, but not to take any action on. Everyday an average Joe, or Jane will find…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 75

How To Survive After The Collapse- 4 Survival Skills You Must Have

We hope it never happens, but should the worst come to pass there are some vital survival skills you must have if our society should suffer a total collapse In this article you will learn what we consider to be the 8 essential survival skills every…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 71

10 Amazing Survival Hacks You Probably Didn’t Know

Here are 10 amazing survival hacks you probably didn’t know. We’re not kidding when we say amazing. This is what you are going to be learning: Have a flashlight but only one battery? This survival hack will show you how to make it work…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 73

How To Tie On A Fish Hook Fast, And Easy

There are many way to tie a fishing knot, perhaps hundreds of ways. Trying to figure out which way is the best may be difficult. Which reminds me of the fox, and rabbit story. One day and fox, and rabbit were discussing how they would escape if they…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 61

Survivalist Or Not-Why You Need To Be Thinking Like One

Have you ever been caught in a situation that you just didn’t know how to handle? You may have been kind of paralyzed with fear. This is exactly what is likely to happen to millions of people if some sort of calamity were to hit the country.…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 60

How To Keep Your Food Safe During An Emergency

Keeping your food safe during an emergency is of vital importance to your survival.  As those people who live in the cold areas of the country have found out weather related emergencies can, and do happen. When weather emergencies happen it’s…
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  • How to Build Stuff -…Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 131

How An Off Grider Makes A Tiny House From Free Wooden Pallets.

When SHTF, money is low, or you’re just looking to be really frugal and re-purpose materials Pallets are a pretty cool solution for building things. We thought this video of a tiny home that used pallets might be good inspiration for your own…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 562

3 Powerful DIY Weapons You Can Make When You Run Out Of Ammo

We hope that things never get so bad that we have to resort to making our own weapons. However if there is a total collapse you’ll be prepared. In this post we will show you 3 DIY weapons you can make should the need arise. Some of these…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 81

5 Critical Rules When Prepping For A Crisis

Just because you are prepping for a crisis doesn’t mean you have to give up your personal, and family activities. We believe in hoping for the best, and preparing for the worst. Go about your daily life, have fun, and enjoy your life, just be…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 180

How To Prepare For The Day When Your Personal SHTF

When we talk about SHTF we are usually referring to the day when there is a total breakdown of society, the Zombie Apocalypse. We don’t really know if that day is ever going to happen but we do want to be prepared for it. What’s more…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 62

How To Treat Cold Weather Injuries

For most people living in cold weather is a drag. Being forced out of your home due to some type of disaster is bad. Having a cold weather injury is something you wouldn’t wish on anyone. Here you are going to learn how to recognize, and treat…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 16. Nov
  • 177

Got A Can But No Can Opener? Easy Way To Open Can So You Don’t Starve

Okay, so you’ve got a bunch of canned food, but you forgot your can opener. What are you going to do? Here in this short video you will learn how to open your can without the use of a can opener. It’s pretty easy to do.   Be careful…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 22. Apr
  • 179

3 Self Defense Tips Against Multiple Attackers

Below is the true story of NASCAR driver Mike Wallace and the brutal attack he and his family suffered. Had he known the 3 self defense tips below the outcome may have been different. NASCAR driver Mike Wallace lay there unconscious. But NOT by a…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 15. Apr
  • 165

The Second Animal Home Invasion Criminals Fear Most

In speaking with convicted home invasion criminals, research shows that they fear 2 animals over everything else… The first is of course dogs. That’s no surprise. A Doberman, Rottweiler or German Shepherd are badass guard dogs and will…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 13. Apr
  • 220

The New Survival Rule Of 3’s

The survival rule of 3’s can come in handy in a wilderness or urban survival situation. Many people will have heard of some of these rules especially the first five. However, there are many more to consider. Here are 36 survival rule of…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 11. Apr
  • 136

How To Wipe Out Any Attacker Using Your Mind (weird)

If I were to ask you, “What’s your #1 weapon in a close quarters combat attack?”, what would you say? Your fists? Elbows? Knees? Feet? What if I told you that you possess a weapon many times more powerful and mastering it can mean…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 8. Apr
  • 126

The REAL Way To Escape From Zip Ties

One of the most critical “collapse” skills is to master your ability to escape from a variety of restraints. There are any number or reasons you could find yourself bound and gagged – helpless to protect yourself and your family.…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 29. Mar
  • 95

Cool Gun Training Tip You Can Use

In this post, you’ll learn a really cool little known gun training tip. (It’s about halfway down this page). Most people will find this statistic pretty shocking…The FBI Uniform Crime Report reveals that most shootings –…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 20. Mar
  • 50

3 Tips For Surviving A Terrorist Attack In Large Crowds

Have you ever noticed at big events like the World Series, someone else is watching the fans? Spread throughout the rafters and for blocks around the stadium, several snipers keep watch with rifles locked and loaded. In addition, DHS has military…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 17. Mar
  • 129

How To Make A Stealth “Urban Survival Shelter” From A Picnic Table

In this post, you’ll find a neat trick for making a stealth urban survival shelter from a picnic table along with some other survival tips In any collapse or disaster, there could be a time where you’re forced to spend the night…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 12. Mar
  • 54

3 Savage Home Invasion Lies

No one ever expects to wake up in the middle of the night to the sound of their bedroom door being kicked in. No one expects it. But one woman was prepared for it. I was very pleased to see this story of a woman in Chattanooga, TN who shot at two…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 6. Feb
  • 89

How To Train To “Fight Back” If You’re Hit Really Hard In A Street Fight

As you’ll can see from this video a hard shot to the head can completely disorient you – at least momentarily – making it much more difficult to fight back. But not impossible… Here’s How To Train To “Fight…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 10. Jan
  • 819

The Winner Of The Bruce Lee vs Chuck Norris Real Fight

According to all those that cast their votes in the Bruce Lee vs  Chuck Norris real fight scenario, it’s a lopsided win for one of the fighters. A few people gave some pretty good resons why they felt their guy would win. In the post Who…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 30. Dec
  • 86

Who Would Win In A Real Fight…Bruce Lee vs Chuck Norris?

Alright everyone, thought I’d stir up a little controversy here. Some of you know that I Jason The Good Survivalist used to work for Chuck Norris back in the day. Yeah, that really dates me, but so what. What you might find interesting is that…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 26. Dec
  • 55

6 Essential Pandemic Preparedness Tips

It’s about the time of year where people start to talk about pandemics. In this article we will discuss 6 pandemic preparedness tips, and how to determine if there is a real threat or not. Many survivalists prepare for natural disasters such…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 23. Dec
  • 93

6 Situational Awareness Self Defense Tips For Staying Safe On The Streets

Developing situational awareness is vital for self defense and staying safe on the streets, especially when you are in unfamiliar areas. Developing and practicing situational awareness could mean the difference between avoiding a bad situation, or…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 27. Oct
  • 63

Top 7 Food Storage Tips For Preppers And Survivalists

Knowing these food storage tips will come in handy in a an emergency. Especially if you are a new prepper, or survivalist. Keep in mind you don’t have to use all these food storage at once. The main goal is to get started doing something, and…
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  • Useful Skills
  • 9. Oct
  • 45

Are You Prepared For Anything?

And How Was your weekend? Finally figured out what to do over the weekend. Ended up taking a little day trip to the world famous Venice Beach Canals and boardwalk. The canals are stunningly beautiful If you are ever in California it’s a must…
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