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Ed That Matters

  • Concealed Carry Options with the ZFI Dolphin Star Concealed Carry Gun Holster Bag
      The ability to conceal carry is something that many in the preparedness and survival community agree on.  How to effectively conceal carry is another topic.  Should you OWB (outside of the waistband), or IWB (inside of the waistband)?  What kin…
    - 30 days ago 27 May 19, 9:03pm -
  • Using A Shed As A Bugout Hut: Being Stealthy, Stocking It and More
      Prepper Options When A Bugout Is Necessary   In preparedness, redundancy and options are important.  One area of preparedness where preppers should build in options is in their ability to bug-in or bugout.  Each prepper family is going to be di…
    - 30 days ago 27 May 19, 1:47pm -
  • Weekly Watchman – Prepper News & Current Events – April 8, 2019
    PREPPER NEWS AND CURRENT EVENTS FROM A BIBLICAL PERSPECTIVE This weekly post provides you with a select section of Prepper Related News and Current Events from a Bible Perspective.  These weekly videos from current prophecy teachers pack a powerful…
    - 79 days ago 8 Apr 19, 11:49pm -
  • Tips on Organizing Your Preps
      Don’t Let Your Preps Get Lost in a See of Preparedness!   As Preppers, it is easy to “acquire” a bunch of “stuff.”  If we are not careful, we can easily get disorganized and clutter our whole house.  Another negative side to this is t…
    - 13 Mar 19, 7:37pm -
  • Top Seven Articles on Prepper Website for the Week! Just In Case You Missed It! (2/17/19)
    Here are the Top Prepper Website Articles (by clicks) that appeared over the last week, just in case you missed it! They appear in order, from highest to lowest clicks. But remember, even the article at the bottom still received a lot of clicks! TOP…
    - 24 Feb 19, 3:33am -

Survival Podcast

  • newEpisode-2459- Dillon Allen and when TSHTF for an Old Man & The Sea
    Dillon grew up in Mississippi before going to DC to serve in the Navy. In DC he designed and built nuclear reactors, which he has talked about on the show before, back on episode 2253. He grew up sailing and … Continue reading →
    - 21 mins ago 26 Jun 19, 7:40pm -
  • newChef Paul’s Blackened Redfish Magic Seasoning – Item of the Day
    Every day I bring you an item on Amazon that I personally use or has been purchased by many members of the audience and I have researched enough to recommend. Today’s TSP Item of the day is Chef Paul’s Blackened … Continue reading →
    - 6 hours ago 26 Jun 19, 2:30pm -
  • newEpisode-2458- Dropping the Denominator
    Have you ever heard the phrase, “the lowest common denominator”.  While this is an actual mathematical principle it has also become a colloquialism meaning to cater to the lowest preforming member of a given group.  Today that group is the ……
    - 24 hours ago 25 Jun 19, 8:24pm -
  • Ugly Stik Elite Spinning Rod – Item of the Day
    Every day I bring you an item on Amazon that I personally use or has been purchased by many members of the audience and I have researched enough to recommend. Today’s TSP Amazon Item of the day is the Ugly … Continue reading →
    - 1 day ago 25 Jun 19, 1:04pm -
  • Episode-2457- Listener Feedback for 6-24-19
    Today on The Survival Podcast I answer your questions on community, economics, aquaculture, guns, trucks, cryptocurrency, social media, cooking, education, gardening, rats, business and more. Make sure if you submit content for a feedback show that y…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 19, 9:24pm -

Modern Survival Blog

  • newForeign Sleeper Cells Here – Waiting For Their “Go Orders”
    Are there foreign sleeper cells here in the United States, waiting for their "GO orders"? How many have crossed the border and "set up shop"?Original source: Foreign Sleeper Cells Here – Waiting For Their “Go Orders”
    - 5 hours ago 26 Jun 19, 3:26pm -
  • 20+ Reasons Why You Need Food Storage
    Why do we need to store food? Here are 20+ reasons for food storage. Let me know if you agree, and add your own reasons too. Firstly, it sure is convenient!Original source: 20+ Reasons Why You Need Food Storage
    - 6 days ago 20 Jun 19, 5:34pm -
  • Mosquito Treatment | How To Get Rid Of Mosquitoes
    A list of natural (and other) methods for mosquito treatment and control for around your yard and person. Let us know what works for you, too... Original source: Mosquito Treatment | How To Get Rid Of Mosquitoes
    - 7 days ago 19 Jun 19, 2:36pm -
  • “Millions” of Illegal Immigrants to be Removed, Beginning Next Week, Trump Said
    Trump just announced ICE will begin the process of removing the millions of illegal aliens who have found their way to the United States. Really?Original source: “Millions” of Illegal Immigrants to be Removed, Beginning Next Week, Trump Said
    - 8 days ago 18 Jun 19, 2:02pm -
  • Lots of Ways to Tie Up & Support Tomato Plants
    A list of methods to Tie and Support tomato plants - with lots of additional suggestions from our readers. Lets hear your favorite ways to support tomatoes!Original source: Lots of Ways to Tie Up & Support Tomato Plants
    - 9 days ago 17 Jun 19, 4:28pm -

Preparing for SHTF

  • Now That You Know How to Dry Corn What’s Next
    If you dried your corn while still on the cob then you will need to shell the corn first, of course. You can do this by hand or use a hand crank corn sheller. The hand operated corn shellers do most of the work for you, the cob goes in and the dried…
    - 22 Feb 19, 7:24pm -
  • The Importance of Knowing How to Cook In a Survival Situation
    According to a survey conducted in 2011, 28 percent of Americans do not know how to cook. However, let’s ponder a moment, and then ask ourselves what is the definition of cooking ( Foodworksblog , 2011). Is it pulling a frozen meal from the freezer…
    - 19 Feb 19, 4:21pm -
  • Braising Meats for Tenderness and Flavor in a Dutch Oven
    Meat cuts (tougher cuts) that are ideal for braising include pork shoulder, beef chuck, short ribs, lamb shanks and of course brisket. These cuts are marbled with fat and connective tissue, which will convert to gelatin after long and slow cooking. M…
    - 26 Dec 18, 1:27am -
  • Desert Survival: 7 Things to Know
    Deserts are among the most treacherous places that a person can get stranded in. With the many unique challenges that are found in deserts, you need to know how to get around them to survive in desert. Read on to find out some exceptional desert surv…
    - 26 Dec 18, 1:21am -
  • Cooking: Learning the Basics
    A previous article talked about how important it is for you to know how to cook in a survival situation, because you and your family’s very survival could be at stake. Cooking from scratch as it is called is time consuming and it requires organizat…
    - 15 Dec 18, 3:56pm -

Backdoor Survival

  • Babydoll Sheep Vs Shetland Sheep For Homesteading
    Over the past few years I have mentioned our sheep a lot and have written a few posts. Well the day has finally come where we are switching breeds over time. The switch is from Shetland Sheep to Babydoll Sheep. There … Continued
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 19, 6:19pm -
  • Exploring Tomahawks
    The tomahawk is a very old weapon and tool. So many people like to have a hatchet in the woods but don’t consider a tomahawk for survival or bushcraft. Tomahawks can be used in a smaller space than a lot … Continued
    - 5 days ago 21 Jun 19, 12:57pm -
  • How to Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag
    I am a prepper. I used to hide it but now its how I make a living and I am proud of it. Every so often I wake up in the middle of the night to a bump or a … Continued
    - 8 days ago 18 Jun 19, 4:31pm -
  • Budget Recipe of the Week: Hurst’s HamBeens 15 Bean Cajun Style Soup With Dak Ham & Gluten-Free Cornbread
    I have been thinking about recipes that are simple, inexpensive, and will feed a whole group in an emergency situation. These recipes may not be the fanciest but I am trying to come up with some that will provide good … Continued
    - 9 days ago 17 Jun 19, 1:27pm -
  • Oil Tanker Attacks In The Gulf Of Oman & What It Means For The Preparedness Community
    When Matt and I woke up this morning and sat down to drink our coffee, he was quickly telling me of the concerning situation that developed in the early hours in the Gulf of Oman near the United Arab Emirates. … Continued
    - 13 days ago 13 Jun 19, 6:31pm -

The Survival Mom

  • Storing Honey Long Term
    Guest post by Kimber, who blogs at Kimbers Glen. Ahh, honey. Sweet, sweet honey. It is such a versatile food staple to have on hand. Not only is it a sweetener, but it’s also great for medicinal purposes; such as calming a sore throat or as a cough…
    - 1 day ago 25 Jun 19, 10:30am -
  • Ready for SUMMER SURVIVAL SCHOOL?
    I grew up in Phoenix and know a thing or two about summer heat. It can be miserable. It can also be deadly. When I was about 8 years old, I suffered an extreme form of heat exhaustion when I spent way too much time in our brand new swimming pool. If…
    - 5 days ago 21 Jun 19, 7:54pm -
  • Flood – Fire – Evacuation
    Two of the most common reasons to evacuate your home, workplace, or any other safe area are flood and fire. In the Los Angeles area, nearly 90,000 people were evacuated due to the Blue Cut wildfire that is virtually out of control, still. Where do 90…
    - 6 days ago 20 Jun 19, 1:57pm -
  • 28 Inconvenient Truths About TEOTWAWKI*
    Not everyone will survive.  Ouch. For many, circumstances will trump preparedness. Preparedness will cost money.  There’s no way around it. If you talk about preparedness, you’ll be ridiculed. If you keep your mouth shut, you’ll miss out on e…
    - 9 days ago 17 Jun 19, 4:24pm -
  • 25 Things I Learned From Long-Term Camping
    If it’s springtime, that means that camping season is just days or weeks ahead. Prepper Mom, who writes at A Prepared Mother, submitted a list for my List Contest that I thought was too fun to not post.  If you’ve ever gone long term camping,…
    - 13 days ago 14 Jun 19, 1:32am -

Survival Blog

  • newPreparedness Notes for Wednesday — June 26, 2019
    June 26th is the birthday of Marine Corps Lt. General Chesty Puller (born 1898, died October 11, 1971). Perhaps America’s finest-ever maverick officer, Puller was part of what I call the Even Greater Generation. — Today, we present a book review…
    - 13 hours ago 26 Jun 19, 7:04am -
  • newThe Unraveling: A Book Review, by S.A.
    Spoilers Alert: I don’t believe this review gives the story away, but if you don’t like any details in advance, then you might not want to read this. The Unraveling, Book 1 of the Bound to Survive Series by Charley Hogwood 324 pages Kindle $5.99…
    - 13 hours ago 26 Jun 19, 7:03am -
  • newJWR’s Recommendations of the Week:
    Here are JWR’s Recommendations of the Week for various media and tools of interest to SurvivalBlog readers. This week the focus is on the Gear Cloud Defensive OWL weapons light.  (See the Gear & Grub section.) Books: The Prepared Family Guide to U…
    - 13 hours ago 26 Jun 19, 7:02am -
  • newThe Editors’ Quote of the Day:
    “I was reading today that Congress wants to replace the dollar bill with a coin. They’ve already done it. It’s called a nickel.” – Jay LenoThe post The Editors’ Quote of the Day: appeared first on SurvivalBlog.com.
    - 13 hours ago 26 Jun 19, 7:01am -
  • Preparedness Notes for Tuesday — June 25, 2019
    On June 25th, 1876, Native American forces led by Chiefs Crazy Horse and Sitting Bull defeated the U.S. Army troops of Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer in a bloody battle near southern Montana’s Little Bighorn River. The Battle of Little…
    - 1 day ago 25 Jun 19, 10:05am -

The Survivalist Blog

  • The Ultimate Prepper’s Checklist
    “Be prepared” is a pretty broad order. Prepared for what? How prepared are we talking about, here? If you are new to prepping and readiness as a component in your lifestyle, one of your first actions will probably be to take stock and compare you…
    - 2 Jul 18, 10:20am -
  • Practically Tactical: Maximizing the Common Shotgun for Defense
    Shotguns are perennially popular home defense firearms in the U.S. for several reasons. One reason is their easy availability, and cost effectiveness. A quality shotgun can often be had for significantly less coin than a rifle of equivalent grade.  …
    - 1 Jul 18, 10:17am -
  • How to Find and Equip Your Prepper Hideout Bug Out Location
    So, you’ve been researching how to prep for a SHTF or other disaster and the experts recommend that you have a bug out location or even better a prepper hideout or retreat. But what makes a good prepper hideout or bug out location? The answer is of…
    - 30 Jun 18, 12:03pm -
  • How to Accurize the Mini 14 Rifle
    The Ruger Mini-14 is one of America’s favorite general purpose semi-auto rifles. Possessed of light weight, nimble handling and classic styling, they remain a viable choice for anyone who for whatever reason does not want America’s other rifle, t…
    - 29 Jun 18, 5:17pm -
  • The Best Prepping and Survival Books You Should Read
    One of the great joys and advantages of living today is the prevalence of books. Be they bound ink and paper or electrons on a screen, books can be invaluable references or moving, thought-provoking stories about the human experience. I am constantly…
    - 28 Jun 18, 10:18am -

SHTF Plan

Steemit Preppers

  • A artistic shot of a Realsteel e571 knife.
    ![DSC_1221.JPG](https://steemitimages.com/DQmdqtm8KdpBcg7amycWgfG4yJUUseixGRa1RmKyjcERcuK/DSC_1221.JPG)
    - 7 Jan 18, 12:31am -
  • Power where there is no power
    Thought this might be of interest to some people Imagine this:A devastating hurricane slams the East Coast, leaving hundreds of thousands of people without power for days-even weeks. Or maybe a tsunami takes out an entire town somewhere overseas,…
    - 18 May 17, 11:55pm -

Steemit Homesteading

  • Daily Celestial Challenge: Agriculture
    #### Agricultural Terms **Agriculture**The cultivation of crops and rearing of animals for domestic and commercial use. **Mechanized Farming**Mechanized farming is cultivation of land and breeding of animals for commercial sale using agricultu…
    - 7 Jan 18, 5:27am -
  • This is a good barn hack.
    Barn hack: For those of you without electricity at your troughs this does work.I've been doing it for months.Even did a little experiment today. I left 2 troughs without jugs, and put jugs in 3 troughs. Those with jugs were still completely unfr…
    - 7 Jan 18, 5:21am -
  • MAKING OUR FIRST GROUND VENISON
    https://s9.postimg.org/finwscau7/IMG_0170.jpg## Though we have been eating meat and even harvesting animals ourselves for a while not, this was the first time that we did this.-------------A lot of people know what a cut of meat looks like on a…
    - 7 Jan 18, 5:13am -
  • 7th of January Harvest
    Dwarf Beans!!!![](https://steemitimages.com/DQmYm2Y6QDLRgwXSMg29UFwywvYSei3GQE6boAqWjzhe6wv/image.png)This is my wife and i's little helper, Possum. When ever we are in the garden she is not far behind us. Either attacking our ankles or laxing out…
    - 7 Jan 18, 4:52am -
  • How to make a homemade peppermint
    Hello steemersMade a mint-peppermint wall wash, and a Mint Basil Honey Sore throat spray. I was gifted a diy Natural remedies book and I'm hooked now!! I plan on converting all of our store bought cleaners, shampoos, hygiene supplies (face washes,…
    - 7 Jan 18, 4:47am -
  • Boiling Water Snow Cloud?
    I saw this on a YouTube video a couple years ago, so I wanted to give it a try while our temps were in the single digits. Have you every tried this?https://youtu.be/Lwvx950i4wI
    - 7 Jan 18, 4:28am -
  • Kombucha Making 101
    ### Kombucha or Combucha or fermented tea and sugar drink or whatever you want to call it;apparently if you haven’t heard of it you’re not up on the hippie health drink craze and you know what? That is ok. Grannie gonna say, "it’s good for wh…
    - 7 Jan 18, 4:27am -
  • "HomesteadingChallenge" #7 Entry - Share a homestead resolution for 2018!
    ![PicsArt_1361970938384.jpg](https://steemitimages.com/DQmbYysw1NB7We7PV4NPNjn8RRkidgSTN1Ey5Pzv1Pr1EDF/PicsArt_1361970938384.jpg) image:permies.com# Our 2018 Homesteading Resolution is:## To build an apiary and become a bee-keeper using the Slove…
    - 7 Jan 18, 4:10am -
  • Goals For The Homestead in 2018
    ![imagejpeg_5.jpg](https://steemitimages.com/DQmWzQHkA1rq6mBMouSHCycXCy6K3bBNCMPavqr1ih8edWt/imagejpeg_5.jpg)*While I am building my homestead from the ground up, including a complete renovation of the existing 880 square foot house, I have many ot…
    - 7 Jan 18, 4:08am -
  • I Built An Off-Grid Tiny House in Montana By Myself
    ![IMG_20170916_104552 (1).jpg](https://steemitimages.com/DQmUYdnNnTE1t9iVHkxFkbuwmvjjBz4GZT6DGEAreCe3Zrr/IMG_20170916_104552%20(1).jpg)In 2010 I was a disgruntled Navy Diver living in San Diego and I just wanted to get away from it all. I was still…
    - 7 Jan 18, 3:55am -

Steemit Survival

  • Bitcoin-like return without the risk?

    Bitcoin-like return without the risk?

    If you’ve been tempted to invest in Bitcoin or other cryptos but don’t like the risk of no underlying asset, there are CryptoAssets that have both high returns and real asset value.  On average, Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), issues of new crypt…
    - 7 Jan 18, 2:01am -
  • My first steemit post attempt
    Hello Friendsthis video is from a few years ago but I thought I was a good way for me to break myself in on Steemit. I hope you enjoy the content. Feel free to connect with me. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jdqFwC-5UI4
    - 7 Jan 18, 1:52am -
  • Top Ten Machete Tricks That You Don't Know Plus TORTURE TEST Video

    Top Ten Machete Tricks That You Don't Know Plus TORTURE TEST Video

    Here's a [great video](http://images.ultracart.com/aff/DBBC7805FD748F015F369443DD051500/index.html) - "top ten machete tricks that you don't know" along with an informative article by my buddy, Jeff Anderson, from Modern Combat & Survival.~ George,…
    - 6 Jan 18, 9:16pm -
  • Chemical Magic by V.E. Johnson 1920
    Once upon a time there was a land of the free!No, really!I have evidence.https://steemitimages.com/DQme7Jf1TFbia65PQtoohdFws3azKDC8bnLP2rqhzmG7xh9/freedom-its-probably.jpgThis book is representative of the general level of knowledge available t…
    - 6 Jan 18, 7:20pm -
  • Time to Pay Attention: CDC Begins Instructing Public on How To Survive Nuclear War

    Time to Pay Attention: CDC Begins Instructing Public on How To Survive Nuclear War

    http://thefreethoughtproject.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/cdc-nuclear-winter.jpgThis week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that they will be holding a briefing which is designed to instruct the public on how to prep…
    - 6 Jan 18, 5:30pm -
  • Living Minimal : Food Storage
    When you're living off the grid or in remote areas, you don't get to choose the modern ways to store the fruits, food and dry itesm. So in such case you have to come up wiht some of the innovative ways to store the food in the climate which doesn't a…
    - 6 Jan 18, 4:00pm -
  • Rethinking a Personal Survival Kit

    Rethinking a Personal Survival Kit

    A personal survival kit should change depending upon risks, skills, climate and activity. This article outlines how I recently changed my personal survival kit to suit my changed circumstances. This particular kit is the basic gear what I carry for…
    - 6 Jan 18, 1:58pm -
  • Russian Trashman forest survival #2

    Russian Trashman forest survival #2

    It´s hard to survive in the winter for homeless people like us. ▶️ DTube ▶️ IPFS
    - 6 Jan 18, 11:43am -
  • BBPs They Are Billions First Playing Session Part 2/3

    BBPs They Are Billions First Playing Session Part 2/3

    Testing this game out and learning the ropes. Upvote! ▶️ DTube ▶️ IPFS
    - 6 Jan 18, 9:04am -
  • Grand Solar Minimum Update 1/6/18 - Al Gore Is Back - 1896 Records Fall - Cadovar Erupts - Glacial Science
    https://youtu.be/2GNt43duU-kWORLD WEATHER: FREEZING TEMPERATURES IN CHINA, POWERFUL WINDS IN U.K. AND FLOODS IN NEW ZEALAND MEAN U.S. IS NOT ALONE. http://www.newsweek.com/world-weather-freezing-china-wind-uk-floods-new-zealand-us-772378Extreme we…
    - 6 Jan 18, 6:20am -
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