Survival Kit Food: Home Made MRE’s

How to Make Your Own MREs – The Ready Store http://www.thereadystore.comFri, 25 Jan 2013 21:43:01 GMT MREs have been feeding our military for decades and there is a lot of science and testing that goes into these Meals-Ready-to-Eat. In fact, the military has a whole department that is in charge of development of these unique ……

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Tyvek Shelters: Lightweight, Waterproof Shelter for $30? Here’s How To Get It.

Why is/are TYVEK SHELTERS so important when it comes to survival kits?  In this post my goal is to convince you to include a tyvek shelter in your survival kit, and dump the tent that you are currently using.   Why?   And what is it about Tyvek Shelter that makes it so unique…? Some things to…

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Survival Blankets: These 2 Tips Will Keep You Warm In A Disaster

Why are survival blankets important? Where do they fit in? How do you make them a part of your EDC? Or your Bug Out Bag? For starters, a survival blanket is not a typical blanket. Also, it has no bulk. Most space blankets are made out of mylar. It looks like aluminum foil. When I first…

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Survival Kit Checklist 1: Scenarios For Drinkable Water, Earthquake, HazMat Kit

In a disaster, which would you rather have.  Chaos and confusion?  Or a simple progression with simple checklists. Where I work, we have SOP’s or Standard Operating Procedures. These SOP’s might be a list of steps to follow for a given task. The military has SOP’s all over the place. That’s how the entire US…

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Survival Navigation: Can You Find Your Way Without A GPS Or Compass?

Dump your GPS. Electronic navigation aids are wonderful devices. But what happens when you don’t have them on you? You might as well be hijacked. In situations like this, you need to know where north, south, east and west are. You have to get your bearings, and get them fast. After all, failing to get…

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Survival Kit Self Defense: 4 Ideas That Bring Peace Of Mind

Whenever there’s a conversation about self defense, one of the first things a person thinks about is .. guns or firearms. But in reality, there are plenty of other ways to defend yourself. One of the more interesting forms of self defense is with a thing called a shemagh scarf.  In this video on Tactical…

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Most Durable Flashlight: These 3 Models Guarantee You’ll Never Go Without Light

Its one thing to have a strong flashlight. But if you drop it and it breaks, then you’ve got nothing. Durability is important for everything in your survival kit. Illumination is no different. My personal flashlight is the Redline Nebo. I’ve had some experience with this light and its durable. Its got 220 Lumens maximum…

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Cheap Survival Shelter: Discover 2 Outstanding Ways To Keep Yourself Protected

Planning for shelter is important. But here’s the problem. Heavy shelter wont work. For instance, I have a 6 man Coleman WeatherMaster tent. But am I planning on carrying that with me in a bug out scenario? Better choices for survival shelter would be lightweight material, or natural elements. In this article I want to…

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Survival Food Storage: Do You Have Pests Eating At Your Stores?

If you are just getting started in long term food storage, then there are a few basic rules of thumb that you’ll want to learn. Namely things about rotating your stock and the use of certain containers. Here’s the link to Prepper Basics: Food Storage In Less Then Perfect Conditions … And one of the…

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Survival Food Storage: 4 Key Storage Tips To Keep You Fed Well

Most of my articles and information are about mobile survival kits. With mobile, everything is much more short term.   But this article will be different. We’re going to cover food storage tips over a longer time frame.  There are four in particular that I’d like to share. So let’s get started.   TIP #1…

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