18 Nov 2016

Choosing a commercial bug out bag

A bug out bag should be loaded with all the essentials that enable you to survive for more than three days.

18 Nov 2016

Ways to Secure Your Home if You Can’t Afford a Home Security System

Having a security system is one of the best ways you can protect your home against burglary and intrusion. However, since most of today’s surveillance systems come with expensive price tags, they aren’t always convenient to have, especially if you are on a tight budget.

14 Nov 2016


There has been a great deal on social media the last couple of days about parts, if not all of the United States seeing martial law implemented before January 20th.

12 Nov 2016

Self Reliant Living #022 – Interview With Greg Peterson

Greg Peterson is the founder of the Urban Farm and Urban Farm U and is a green living and sustainability innovator, who is well known regionally as a resident of Phoenix for the last 48 years. Greg is well versed in urban sustainability and food production in dry lands.

10 Nov 2016

The Apocabox — A Nifty Way to Encourage Self-Reliance

After several subscribers on my YouTube channel recommended it, I got a subscription for Creek Stewart’s Apocabox. I’ve done dozens of product reviews, but this is the first time I’ve done an actual box-opening video, where I hadn’t examined the product before the shoot. To top it all, when the Apocabox arrives in the mail, you don’t even know what’s in it.

09 Nov 2016

Preparing Your Kids with Gun Safety Lessons

If society collapsed, would your children know how to handle themselves in a world where knowledge of firearms was elemental to survival?

06 Nov 2016

The $30,000 Underground Shipping Container Home

Imagine living in a home where it never gets above 80 degrees Fahrenheit during the summer – without using air conditioning.

05 Nov 2016

How to travel through hostile environments

During a SHTF event, potential hostiles could be anywhere and only your wits will help you get to your safe place.

01 Nov 2016

Islamic State-Linked Magazine Urges ‘Lone-Wolf’ Attacks in West

An Islamic State (ISIS)-linked propaganda magazine, published in English, Arabic, and French by the Nashir Media Foundation, is urging jihadists in Europe and the United States to carry out deadly “lone-wolf” attacks to avenge the terrorist group’s losses in Mosul. In the second issue of the magazine, titled Nashir – Now

24 Oct 2016

8 ‘Weird-But-Essential’ Things You Aren’t Stockpiling (But Should Be)

You probably have seen at least a dozen lists pertaining to what you should be stockpiling just in case disaster strikes. It is a little hard to fathom that reality, but imagine going to Walmart or a similar store and finding aisles and aisles of empty shelves. You won’t be