Category: Survival Skills

Ways to Use Coffee Grounds and Filters in Survival

Coffee grounds do a lot of good for enriching the soil and keeping pests away but coffee for survival? Turns out, there are several ways to use coffee grounds that you may not have considered as possibilities!

Coffee grounds do a lot of good for enriching the soil and keeping pests away but coffee for survival? Turns out, there are several ways to use coffee grounds that you may not have considered as possibilities! Many of you were probably like me when you read the headline: “Using coffee grounds and filters for …

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Video: Get Your HAM Radio License

Video: Tips to Get Your HAM Radio License.  If you are willing to study and learn a few rules you can have your license in a few hours. 

Video: Tips to Get Your HAM Radio License.  If you are willing to study and learn a few rules you can have your license in a few hours.    A lot of people talk about wanting to get their license to use a HAM radio system but end up never doing it. Ask most people …

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DIY Low-tech Water Filter System

How to create a low tech water filter for very little money. It has applications for those that are looking for a preparedness approach to water collection. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

How to create a low tech water filter for very little money. It has applications for those that are looking for a preparedness approach to water collection.     We take clean water for granted here in the USA. In many parts of the world, clean and safe drinking water is still a problem. There are …

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Mastering Skills for SHTF

Mastering skills for SHTF. These are the particular set of skills that will increase your chances of actually making it through a disaster. Practice them. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Mastering skills for SHTF. These are the particular set of skills that will increase your chances of actually making it through a disaster. Practice them. When it comes to survival, there are so many skills that will be important to have that no one person could know them all. There are, however, a particular set …

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Self Defense Tactics for Women

Self defense tactics for women. It is said the best way to be prepared for an attack is awareness. Take the time to learn these techniques and be prepared | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Self Defense Tactics for Women It is said that the best way to be prepared for an attack is awareness. Taking the time to learn these self-defense tactics for women may save your life and a lot of heartbreak for your family. This article from AttackProof starts off with 11 awareness tips that everyone should adopt. …

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Stupid Survival Things People Do On TV

Stupid survival things people do on TV. Pay attention to what you're seeing and then be realistic about it. Here are 7 specific things that are stupid. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Stupid survival things people do on TV. Pay attention to what you’re seeing and then be realistic about it. Here are 7 specific things that are stupid.   We’ve all seen the shows- they fall into one of two categories. Either they are like Doomsday Preppers (“reality TV”) or they’re fictional like “The Strain” or …

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Learn Life Saving Situational Awareness

Learn life saving situational awareness. If you can see early warning signs of trouble ahead it may literally save your life and keep you from injury. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Learn Life Saving Situational Awareness     The term “Situation Awareness” or Situational Awareness is something many people think they understand. To most, it means paying attention to those around you but there’s more to this life-saving skill. At its most basic definition, this would be correct but there is so much more to it! …

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Long Camping Trip Lessons

Long camping trip lessons. You can really tell how well a person would do in a SHTF situation if you took them on a long camping trip! Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Long camping trip lessons. You can really tell how well a person would do in a SHTF situation if you took them on a long camping trip! Most people go camping a couple times a year, and usually only for a night or two. Camping is a great experience and fun activity but to really …

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Your Ancestors Had These 17 Survival Skills

Your Ancestors Had These 17 Survival Skills Technology has brought the human race some truly amazing and almost miraculous benefits. Instant information has both helped and hurt our society as a whole. There are so many skills that have been lost, and I’m not talking about ancient history, either! I’m talking about your grandparents and …

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Predicting the Weather While in the Wilderness

Predicting the weather while in the wilderness, SHTF, or a disaster is something that can make a whole world of difference in your chance of survival | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Predicting the weather while in the wilderness, or after a disaster is something that can make a whole world of difference in your chance of survival. WHAT A GREAT ARTICLE!! I pounced on it when I saw the title and was not disappointed! Predicting the weather in the wilderness, SHTF, or a disaster scenario is something that …

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