How To Use Chapstick For Survival

As such, finding things that work for multiple different things will benefit you greatly in making the most of your survival kit and packing as many things as possible.  Using this simple product can save your life!


Keep your skin free from harm in harsh weather conditions.

Use Chapstick to protect your skin from frostbite or sunburns.


How To Use Pantyhose For Survival

Pantyhose have awesome potential as a multi-purpose tool and deserve a place in your survival kit and is useful for all sorts of things in both temporary and long-term disasters. Photo: Here are 20 ways you can use … [Continue reading]

How To Make A Pill Bottle Survival Kit


It is hard to carry too many survival kits in an emergency situation. Most people make small survival kits so that they could carry them everywhere they go. Making your own survival kit with the use of a pill bottle is easy. All you have to do is … [Continue reading]

11 Skills You Need When Forming a Survival Team

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While it is always a good idea to learn as much about survival as you can, trying to survive solo is a much bigger challenge than trying to survive as part of a survival team. Surviving solo not only depends on you having all the necessary survival … [Continue reading]

Bugging Out or Bugging In – What You Need To Realize


There's a lot of talk today about bugging out in the event of a crisis. It seems like everyone and his brother has a bug out bag and is making plans to head for the hills at the first sign of trouble... at least, it seems that way within the prepping … [Continue reading]

Why Normal Firearms Training Isn’t Enough

Shooting and Weapons Training. Outdoor Shooting Range

Of the many different subjects contained within prepping, firearms are the most controversial. That's merely a reflection of how they are viewed by society and the controversy surrounding their use. I don't want to debate that here, because that's … [Continue reading]

Survival Uses of Your Broken Mobile Phone

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Don't throw your broken mobile phones away because far from being useless, they can actually be useful during an off-grid survival scenario. In this infographic from, you'll find out how to make 5 survival tools using some … [Continue reading]

19 Ways to Re-Use Silica Gel

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The packets of silica gel found in vitamin bottles, boxes of new shoes, and packages of some food are usually thrown away without a second thought. But these desiccants that absorb moisture can actually be re-used. Mother Nature Network offers … [Continue reading]

Off Grid Oven: How to Turn A Cardboard Box into an Oven


This neat little project is about making a makeshift oven using a cardboard box, aluminum foil and other simple items. The finished product is an oven that functions just like your kitchen oven - but without the electricity. Shared from: Safely … [Continue reading]

10 Reusable Items to Stock Up On Instead of Disposables

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It's a good idea to stock up on disposables like rolls of tissue paper and stacks of diapers for infants but in a long term survival scenario, having reusable alternatives to these daily items is a much better idea. Not only are washables longer … [Continue reading]