Exercises to Increase Situational Awareness

Exercises to increase situational awareness. Situational awareness is the skill of paying attention to everything around you, no matter where you are. | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Exercises to increase situational awareness. Situational awareness is the skill of paying attention to everything around you, no matter where you are. Ever get the feeling that something is not right, or that you are somehow in danger but can’t figure out where it’s coming from? Those feelings are instincts that life has developed over …

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A Guide for Newbies on Emergency Preparedness

A Guide for Newbies on Emergency Preparedness. Whether you need to be prepared for natural disasters or an SHTF situation, this guide is perfect for you | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

A Guide for Newbies on Emergency Preparedness. Whether you need to be prepared for natural disasters or an SHTF situation, this guide is perfect for you. It seems everywhere you turn these days, someone is trying to sell you something in the interest on being prepared in the case of an emergency. What they’re selling …

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DIY: Make Your Own Foaming Hand Soap

Some people don’t like bar soap hanging around the sink. Make your own foaming hand soap with a few easy to find ingredients   People have been making their own soap for hundreds of years, though its interest has started to grow again in the past few years. You can find all sorts of How-Tos and DIY guides …

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Video: Canning Chicken Meat and Making Stock

You can preserve the harvest or really make your food stretch. An example of that is in the video below about canning chicken meat and making stock out of the leftovers | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

You can preserve the harvest or really make your food stretch. An example of that is in the video below about canning chicken meat and making stock out of the leftovers. Having the knowledge to preserve food is a dying art and incredibly valuable skill to have. The ability to process fresh food that will last …

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How To Barter in a Post Collapse World

How To Barter in a Post Collapse World Do you know how to barter? What about how to barter in a post collapse world? Prices are anything but regulated and money doesn’t exist as we know it? Knowing how to barter is a skill that has largely been lost in the Western world. While many people …

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Being in the Middle of an Active Shooting

Being in the Middle of an Active Shooting. Do you know what to do to stay safe and stay alive? Find out what you need to do in an Active Shooting scenario.

Being in the Middle of an Active Shooting. Do you know what to do to stay safe and stay alive? Find out what you need to do in an Active Shooting scenario. It’s a nightmare scenario: You are going about your day, maybe thinking about what you will have for dinner that night and out …

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Homesteading Will Lead to Preparedness

Homesteading Will Lead to Preparedness Ask anyone who identifies as being a homesteader and chances are pretty good they also have a lot of similarities to what the media calls a ‘prepper.’ Out of absolute necessity, homesteading will lead to preparedness. Here are a few examples why. You are always thinking about the next season. …

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10 Things to Check Before Buying Emergency Food

When it comes to your emergency food, it absolutely must meet certain criteria. Before you go shopping, list 10 things to check before buying emergency food | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

When it comes to your emergency food, it absolutely must meet certain criteria. Before you go shopping, see this list of 10 things to check before buying emergency food.   Emergency food is a booming industry. As Hollywood continues to produce shows, the prepper lifestyle is brought more into the mainstream. I think that is …

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Preppers Should Avoid These 11 Mistakes and Goofs

Preppers should avoid these 11 mistakes. Most mistakes are pretty harmless, though some can really sting financially. A common mistake for new preppers is buying stuff they don’t need and then never using it | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Preppers Should Avoid These 11 Mistakes and Goofs   Making mistakes is part of life and learning. Most of them are pretty harmless though there are those that can really sting. The most common mistake made for newbie preppers is buying a bunch of stuff they really don’t need or they buy a carload of gear …

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Free Quick Start Guide for Apartment Preppers

Free Quick Start Guide for Apartment Preppers The majority of the population in this country are found in the cities. Large per capita numbers are largely due to high rise condo and apartment buildings. Being an apartment dweller makes it particularly difficult to prepare for disasters that are something as simple as the water being …

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