Red Emergency Weather Radio

Top 5 Weather Emergency Radios – Prepare for the Worst

Emergency Radios are important Emergency preparedness is on the top of our minds lately, especially in the aftermath of the latest Hurricanes, wildfires and mudslides. When a natural disaster strikes, emergency radios can offer multi-use solutions during power outages. Top Weather Emergency Radios We’ve reviewed the best emergency radios to ensure you will be prepared during severe weather or another catastrophic event. I own and recommend Midland ER310 Emergency Weather Radio with Hand Crank This … Read more

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Best Emergency Lighting for a Power Outage – What to Buy

Emergency Lighting – You’re more likely to encounter a power outage now than ever before. With the increase and severity of natural disasters, it’s time to be prepared.  Emergency lighting is affordable. And technology is making smaller and more efficient lighting options which don’t rely on costly disposable batteries to operate. The new emergency lights on the market are easy to store and practical to use. After reading hundreds of reviews and trying over 10 … Read more

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10 Things to Do to Prepare for a Power Outage

Power outage – Despite predictions, it can be impossible to know the damage a natural disaster will cause until it has already hit. This is especially true with power outages. In the case of the recent hurricanes, millions of people were left without power and no sense of when they would get it back. We’ve outlined 10 things to do to prepare for a power outage. Being prepared will help keep you as calm and … Read more

EcoZoom Versa Rocket Stove

Best Rocket Stove Review Stovetec Big Foot vs EcoZoom Versa vs Kelly Kettle Ultimate

Rocket Stove Review – We invested in a solar oven for emergency preparedness but wanted a portable stove as well. These rocket stoves don’t rely on propane. We tried the popular models and liked three rocket stoves. These stoves work for camping enthusiasts, backpackers, preppers, and survivalists. FireFly Lantern Cookstove – rocket stove If you’re looking for a way to make your camping and backpacking adventures more streamlined and efficient, then you’ve got to take … Read more

Amazon Best Selling Folding Knives

Best Selling Folding Knives

Best Selling Folding Knives – A reliable, well-made folding knife is like a trusted friend. It’s always there for you when you need it, whether you have to defend yourself or just need it as a useful tool for camping, fishing and other everyday activities. The most worthwhile folding knives are up to all of these tasks and other challenges. Choosing one seems difficult, which is why looking at best seller knives is such a great place … Read more

Silver plated Berky water filter

Berkey Water Filter Quick Start Guide Assembly and Set-up

Berkey Water Filter – Gone are the days when you can drink water straight from the faucet. You don’t want to suffer from a waterborne disease. You want to keep your family, especially your kids, protected all the time. These are some of the reasons why water filters continue to have a market, despite the presence of bottled water. Learn about setting up a Berkey water filter and other important things about installation. Berkey Water … Read more

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Preparing for Food Crisis Challenges Coming Our Way

If you are reading this, you know it’s important to be preparing for food crisis challenges coming our way. The month of September has been designated National Preparedness Month in the United States. Recently the White House made its annual announcement about this month of preparations. The 2012 press release says, “During National Preparedness Month, we renew our commitment to promoting emergency preparedness in homes, businesses, and communities nationwide, and to building an America more … Read more

Ka-Bar Survival Knives

Ka-Bar Survival Knife Survival Kit

Today, we are going to talk about the modifications I’ve done to my Ka-Bar Survival Knife. I actually have added a survival kit to my Ka-Bar Survival Knife sheath because I think it is a good idea to have a redundant kit to my main survival kit. Just in case I’m separated from or I can’t use my main survival kit for whatever reason, I still have the survival kit or my Ka-Bar Survival Knife … Read more

KA-BAR Fighting Survival Knife

KA-BAR Knife is the Standard for Excellence

I love the KA-BAR Knife! For me this is the standard by which I measure, compare and judge all other knifes. The KA-BAR Knife has proven itself in survival situations, combat situations, work and utility situations. It’s a great knife, an incredible knife. There are knives out there that are specially designed for a specific task/use and niche and will outperform the KA-BAR Knife for that narrow usage. The KA-BAR Knife is does everything well … Read more

Ka-Bar Becker BK7

Ka-Bar Becker BK7 Knife Field Test Review

This is about the Becker BK7 Knife. There are so many reviews on the Becker BK7 Knife. There is a reason for that. It’s a great knife. Specs for Ka-Bar Becker BK7 Knife It’s high carbon steel, 1095 Cro-Van, and Rockwell Hardness 56-58. Even better: It’s made in the USA. It’s a quality 7-inch blade with a saber or flat grind, not a full flat which I found does a great job splitting wood, that … Read more

Make Prepping Survival Your Way of Life to Be Prepared for Survival

Make Prepping Your Way of Life to Be Prepared

Prepping for survival, if you want to help your family, you need to learn to be prepared for survival. Make it your way of life so you are ready for Mother Nature and society. An example would be the worldwide outbreak that is disrupting the global supply chain. It is not a mindset you get into when you hear about a storm or hurricane coming, it is a mindset that keeps you alert and prepared … Read more

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Planning Food Storage for When Disaster Strikes

Planning food storage for whenever a disaster strikes is essential. You need to be prepared for if there is ever a shortage of food, water, gas and other necessities for emergency food storage. The local help disaster help teams might not reach you in time because they might be needed elsewhere. What will you do then? You will definitely wish you had prepared for such a time. Whenever you hear about natural disasters that have … Read more

Gardening for Prepping

Homesteading Skills Every ‘Prepper’ Must Learn

If you like to live independently and feel you can provide for yourself without interacting with the society around you, you can become a prepper but need some Homesteading Skills. Rural Living Today Resources. Preppers prepare for a number of different things, including economic downturns like the one the world is going through at the moment. So, if disaster does strike, they are in a good position to avert it and can easily adapt to the … Read more

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10 Realistic Ways to Overcome Food Crisis

Overcome Food Crisis – Prepare for rising food prices and potential shortages—starting right now. Our well-being is dramatically affected by things we can’t control: weather, inflation, supply chain, politics, etc. More immediately, now there are worldwide concerns. Many popular processed foods are based on corn and soy. These two products and other grains are the foundation of commercial livestock feeds. Ways to prepare for food crisis Taking easy steps to prepare for a food shortage … Read more

Storing Grain in Buckets

Guide to Grain Storage in Buckets and Mylar Bags

There’s a lot to know about storing grain in buckets. But the great thing is, once you learn how, it’s easy to do. Our hacks will make it even easier! Q#1:  How do you go about storing grain in buckets? Q#2:  Do you have to do anything to keep air out? A: We have two short answers and one long answer for that! Grain Storage in Buckets Grains can be poured directly into sanitized buckets with … Read more