Survival Uses of Your Broken Mobile Phone

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 parts from a broken cell phone.

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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]

Survival Tool Box: Why you need one and what should be in it?

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When preparing for a major crisis or SHTF scenario, people usually store food, water, and weapons – the obvious necessities - and they often overlook some other tools are also important. You also need tools such as screw drivers, hammer, and … [Continue reading]

9 Ways Hydrogen Peroxide May Be Useful When SHTF

Some Uses of Hydrogen Peroxide That May Be Useful When SHTF

Hydrogen peroxide or H2O2 is the only germicidal agent composed of water and oxygen only. This chemical compound kills disease organisms through oxidation. This chemical compound is also considered as the world's safest, all natural sanitizer. … [Continue reading]

5 Veggies To Plant Once And Enjoy Forever!

5 Veggies To Plant Once And Enjoy Forever

Growing a garden is one of the best ways to ensure food security when SHTF. Choosing heirloom or non-hybrid varieties of vegetables and fruits will enable you to save seeds so you can replant your garden each year. Some plants however can be planted … [Continue reading]

8 Survival Uses of Cigarettes

Survival Uses of Cigarettes

Cigarettes are one of the main causes of death. More than 480, 000 people are dying because of cigarettes. They contribute to a lot of serious health problems and chronic illnesses such as cancer, diabetes, diminished immune function, emphysema, … [Continue reading]

7 Off-grid Projects for Survivalists

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Going partially or totally off grid is very doable. There are advantages to not relying too much or completely on commercial electricity; one of which is you save money on bills. Another of course is, it prepares you better in case the grid collapses … [Continue reading]

How To Make A Fishing Hook The Old Fashioned Way

I’ve shared an article before about how to make a fishing hook using thorns. In this post, I’m sharing another tutorial, this one via It shows a different way to fashion a fishing hook in the style of the primitive … [Continue reading]