Boil It Down to Necessi...

Necessity.  That can mean a lot of different things to a lot of different people.  I think my daily exercise is a necessity.  For you it may be a Diet Coke.  For others, it may be praying.  No where will find more opinions about what is necessary than the prepper...

Expecting Company Post-...

I try to practice OPSEC.  I talk to only trusted family or friends (who are also fellow preppers) about my prepping.  I try to keep my preps concealed.  Like most preppers, I think about the days when I would be living through SHTF with just my family and no one else....

Top 20 Mechanical Suppl...

This weekend we had some unseasonably warm weather where I live.  It gave me the chance to finally get out and do a couple of the mechanical items that I always forget to do until it is freezing cold outside.  I winterized/tuned up my riding lawn mower, my DR Horton and my...

What If the SHTF When Y...

I thought this post/topic may be very fitting for the 11th anniversary of September 11. On that Tuesday, I was on a business trip.  A company organized this 3 day cruise for 1000 technology executives on the QE2 out of New York.  You had to get invited, but it was free.  The catch...

Underground Gun Storage

On this site, you know that I mostly talk about pistol safes and how to access your handgun quickly in the event of an intruder.  Let’s take a little detour into a different area of discussion about storing handguns and securing them.  I have been doing a lot of reading lately...

550 Gallons of Water St...

This is a story of my search for the perfect water storage container. A little background:  I currently rent a property that would be perfect as a bug-in location.  Set on a dirt road, back on a 1/4 mile driveway on 10 acres.  2 wells, 1 generator, no one around.  Lots of trees and...