Most every prepper can agree on one thing: we hate spiders. These ugly creepy-crawlies have been giving people the heebie-jeebies for centuries. Whether it’s their eight legs, creepy eyes, or the quick, unpredictable way they scuttle across the floor, most people can’t stand the creatures.
It’s true, spiders are good for the environment. After all, they make excellent pest control, eating a number of bugs in your home. However, the fact is most people want spiders to be conducting this pest control outside, where they belong.
If you’re afraid of getting bitten by a spider (or hate the feeling of them crawling
When SHTF, your health is going to be more important than ever before. Not only will you likely be on your feet all day, but you’ll also have very little (if any) access to medical luxuries like hospitals or doctors offices.
As such, it’s best to better your health as much as possible before (and during) a major crisis. And, thanks to one outstanding herb, you can transform your mental and physical well-being in no time.
11 Reasons Turmeric Is The Ideal SHTF Herb
Turmeric is an incredible powerhouse of an herb. In fact, in biblical times it was seen as more valuable
Preppers may have a huge stockpile of food, plenty of survival tools, and an emergency plan ready to execute. However, these may be the same preppers who are struggling to make it through a major emergency situation.
Why is this the case?
Well, as it turns out, survival isn’t dependent on just preps alone. In fact, there’s one factor that can unravel the hard work of most any prepper: it’s known as “the human element.”
What does this mean?
Survival is so much more than just having the right preps. Preppers also must have a survival mentality. They must be in the right state
Survival gardens take lots of work and maintenance. And, too often, bugs can swarm in and set up camp in the garden. This can ruin the plants in seconds, and leave the gardener feeling frustration and helplessness (to say the least).
True, pesticides can be an effective option. However, these contain toxic chemicals that may be harmful to both the gardener and the plants. Not to mention, in an SHTF situation, these can run out quickly, leaving the plants defenseless.
However, DIY sprays are very helpful because they can be made (and then re-made) in a pinch. Not to mention, they’re often
When preparing for an emergency, most preppers think about planting a survival garden, how how to grow crops to get ready for winter. However, many people forget about ensuring that they have a constant source of meat when SHTF.
Sure, hunting is the obvious answer. But what happens if there’s no game in the entire bug-out area? Or when it’s near impossible to catch/shoot down any game?The fact is, the family needs to be able to eat. Which is why it’s smart to have a constant source of meat on hand for when there’s nothing to hunt.And that’s where ducks come
The weather’s getting warmer, and many people are going to be grabbing their tents and heading off to a campsite this summer.
As such, it’s important to know some great “hacks” that will make the camping experience more fun and more convenient. This can not only help you when you’re out in the woods, but can also help out a fellow camper if you’re feeling generous.
Incredibly Useful Camping Tricks That Also Work When SHTF
Toilet Paper Hacks
One of the most annoying and infuriating things in a camping situation (and in everyday life) is wet toilet paper. At that point, it’s practically useless.
It’s no surprise that bugs are some of the most annoying things to deal with on a camping trip (or in a bug-out situation). After all, most preppers and campers head out to the mountains to enjoy some clean, fresh air and beautiful views. Next thing they know, they find themselves being swarmed with mosquitos, flies, bees, and more.
Many times, this nuisance isn’t bad enough to make a person want to stay home. However, it IS enough to make a person go at least a little bit crazy. And the more they have to treat the stings and bug bites,