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Ed That Matters

  • Worst US Cities to Stay in for Preppers
      You can do your best in terms of prepping, but one thing that you don’t have any control over is your environment. Once rules break down and expectations go haywire, being in the right place at the right time could be the key to your survival. T…
    - 2 days ago 15 Dec 18, 1:15am -
  • Weekly Watchman – Prepper News & Current Events – Dec. 9, 2018
    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…
    - 5 days ago 12 Dec 18, 2:44am -
  • Top Seven Articles on Prepper Website for the Week! Just In Case You Missed It! (12/9/18)
    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…
    - 6 days ago 10 Dec 18, 12:51pm -
  • The 10 Commandments of Frugal Living
    Advice for Everyone to Save and Live More Frugally!   Frugal Living #1. Always tithe with a cheerful heart   Honor the Lord God with a portion of every amount you earn and do so with a cheerful heart. This is placed at number 1 in the list because…
    - 7 days ago 10 Dec 18, 2:14am -
  • Weekly Watchman – Prepper News & Current Events – Dec. 3, 2018
    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 powerf…
    - 13 days ago 4 Dec 18, 1:58am -

Survival Podcast

  • Got You Guys a Cool Holiday Deal From Butcher Box
    I reached out to my contact at Butcher Box about a cool holiday thing they are doing.  They have some specials right now not normally available.  The one I picked is 199 and has a Leg of Lamb, a PrimeRib … Continue reading →
    - 2 days ago 14 Dec 18, 9:59pm -
  • Episode-2346- Expert Council Q&A for 12-14-18
    Today its Friday so it’s time for expert council show. To ask a question for a show like this, just send an email to me at jack at thesurvivalpodcast.com with “TSPC Expert” in the subject line. Today on The Survival … Continue reading →
    - 2 days ago 14 Dec 18, 9:21pm -
  • Morakniv Companion Heavy Duty Fixed Blade Knife – Item of the Day
    ` Special Notice – I am bringing this knife around again today because it is a great deal and on sale today.  Secondly right now not only is this knife on sale but half of everything Morakniv makes is on … Continue reading →
    - 2 days ago 14 Dec 18, 4:00pm -
  • Episode-2345- Listener Calls for 12-13-18
    Today on The Survival Podcast I take your phone calls on cooking, real estate, saving cash, canning, CBD products, social media, buying a vehicle and more. Remember to be on a show like this one just pick up your phone … Continue reading →
    - 3 days ago 13 Dec 18, 9:24pm -
  • LIfetime MSB Sale Coming on Monday the 17th
    It has been almost a year since I last opened the MSB to lifetime memberships.  As always the number will be heavily limited.  This time it will be 15 people and 15 only.  The price as always is 300 dollars. … Continue reading →
    - 3 days ago 13 Dec 18, 4:42pm -

Modern Survival Blog

  • What did you do for your preparedness this week? (2018-12-15)
    This Saturday post is your weekly open-forum for: – Preparedness accomplishments this week – Off-topic conversation throughout the week NEWBIES TO THE SITE: This weekly article is where you should post off-topic comments or questions throughout t…
    - 1 day ago 15 Dec 18, 12:00pm -
  • Radioactive Water Filter
    Guest article by Bogan – Spurred by a comment on this blog, I started to research how a person might go about filtering water that has been contaminated by radioactivity. Knowing little to nothing about the topic a person ought to be able to find o…
    - 2 days ago 14 Dec 18, 5:34pm -
  • Catastrophic Power Outage of a Magnitude Beyond Experience
    The risk posed by a catastrophic power outage is not simply a bigger, stronger storm. It is something that could paralyze entire regions, with grave implications for the nation’s economic and social well-being. The nation does not have the ability…
    - 3 days ago 13 Dec 18, 6:17pm -
  • The Most Valuable Items For Barter After The Collapse
    We had previously polled our Modern Survival Blog readers to input their own thoughts on items for barter after SHTF collapse. Nearly 9,000 votes later from nearly 500 readers, I captured the barter list and I’m re-posting them here for your inform…
    - 4 days ago 12 Dec 18, 4:30pm -
  • Rely On Yourself First, Because Being Self Reliant Will Make A Better ‘You’
    There are those who rely on others first, before they rely on themselves. There may be a number of reasons for that. – Physically unable – Lacking in ‘know how’ – Don’t have the resources or tools – Lazy – “I’m owed” I can tell…
    - 5 days ago 11 Dec 18, 2:18pm -

Preparing for SHTF

  • 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…
    - 1 day ago 15 Dec 18, 3:56pm -
  • Meal Planning Is Extremely Important Without Refrigeration
    You may have stockpiles of beans, white rice and other grains, dried pasta, dehydrated foods, and some MRE’s, which are all foods that have an extended shelf life in their current form but what about after you have cooked a portion. The leftovers w…
    - 16 days ago 30 Nov 18, 6:06pm -
  • Winter on the Homestead
    Getting the homestead ready for winter takes practically all summer to accomplish. Fruits and vegetables are grown all summer so they can be preserved and eaten all winter. Wood is cut and stacked all summer so it can be used all winter for heating a…
    - 17 days ago 29 Nov 18, 4:23pm -
  • Natural Survival Medicine You Can Find In The Forest
    8 Types of Natural Survival Medicine 1. Wild Bergamot You are going to want to keep this herb in mind for first aid purposes as well as for other benefits. Wild Bergamot (Monarda fistulosa) contains antioxidants in the form of carvacrol. Plus, this p…
    - 21 days ago 25 Nov 18, 5:49pm -
  • What Would Realistically Happen If An EMP Went Off In The United States?
    An EMP attack hitting the United States is a popular concept amongst members of the survivalist community. That being said, while many people are aware of EMP attacks, far fewer people actually understand what an EMP attack is, how it works, or how i…
    - 21 days ago 25 Nov 18, 5:24pm -

Backdoor Survival

  • newWise Food vs Mountain House: Selections Compared
    Editors Note: This is an updated and revised edition for 2018. Two of the largest names in Emergency Preparedness Food are Wise Company and Mountain House. How do you shop for … Read More
    - 7 hours ago 16 Dec 18, 1:00pm -
  • Prepper Metrics – How Did You Do In 2018?
    There is an undeniably hokey and campy feeling to some aspects of prepping. When you get to the topic of zombie survival and things that are on the most radical … Read More
    - 2 days ago 14 Dec 18, 1:00pm -
  • Staying Warm During Bitter Cold & Windchill
    Staying warm during the bitter cold takes some planning. There are plenty of people that survived with very basic means in very cold places. Luckily we have some more convenient … Read More
    - 3 days ago 13 Dec 18, 1:00pm -
  • Designing A Winter Emergency Kit For Your Car
    Driving conditions in the winter can deteriorate quickly. If you live in a climate with harsh winters, then you may be very experienced. Regardless of how well prepared you think … Read More
    - 4 days ago 12 Dec 18, 1:00pm -
  • Best Boots For Preppers
    Editors Note: This is an updated and revised edition for 2018. Footwear is a critical part of prepping. Without the right shoes, bugging out is not going to be possible. … Read More
    - 5 days ago 11 Dec 18, 1:00pm -

The Survival Mom

  • Need More Mistletoe Time? Try These Food Storage Holiday Recipes
      Hurrah, the holidays are here! Apart from decorating the house, shopping, wrapping, school concerts, cards to send off and caroling to do, dinner still needs to be made. Whether it is just a busy night in the middle of the week or for a holiday me…
    - 12 days ago 4 Dec 18, 3:00pm -
  • Get week-by-week prepping help with my 2019 calendar!
    Have you ever felt overwhelmed by everything related to getting prepared for emergencies or any other scenario? If you’re like me, you’re worried how you can afford to stock up on the masses of extra food the experts say you must have. You’ve a…
    - 20 days ago 26 Nov 18, 6:02pm -
  • 7 Survival Lessons from Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies and Why
    “Survival is the celebration of choosing life over death. We know we’re going to die. We all die. But survival is saying: perhaps not today. In that sense, survivors don’t defeat death, they come to terms with it.” Why do some people survive…
    - 25 days ago 21 Nov 18, 5:56pm -
  • Last-Chance Apocalypse Shopping: O’Reilly Auto Parts
    O’Reilly Auto Parts isn’t exactly the store of my dreams, although my husband could spend hours just browsing. However, it may be one of the most useful places to head to when faced with the apocalypse, and fortunately, a lot of folks don’t rea…
    - 41 days ago 5 Nov 18, 6:30pm -
  • 4 Must-Have Mini Emergency Kits For Your Purse
    Life is full of emergencies. Some are big, like earthquakes and hurricanes. Some are smaller and occur in our everyday lives.  Here are a few mini-kit ideas you can fit in a Ziploc bag! If your mini kit is really mini, you can use a metal Altoids ti…
    - 51 days ago 26 Oct 18, 3:53pm -

Survival Blog

  • newPreparedness Notes for Sunday – December 16, 2018
    December 16th, 1928, was the birthday of Philip K. Dick, who died March 2, 1982. He penned a remarkable number of sci-fi novels and novellas that have been adapted into movies, including Blade Runner, Total Recall, Screamers, Impostor, Minority Repor…
    - 13 hours ago 16 Dec 18, 7:05am -
  • newGuest Post: Weapons of War On Our Streets – A Guide to the Militarization of America’s Police – Part 2
    This article was originally published on Ammo.com. The Role of Civil Asset Forfeiture Civil asset forfeiture (CAF) is a major driver in the militarization of the police force. Put simply, CAF is a legal principle that allows police to seize money an…
    - 13 hours ago 16 Dec 18, 7:04am -
  • newThe Survivalist’s Odds ‘n Sods:
    SurvivalBlog presents another edition of The Survivalist’s Odds ‘n Sods— a collection of news bits and pieces that are relevant to the modern survivalist and prepper from “HJL”. An interesting article on A.I. Soldiers is profiled today. Fal…
    - 13 hours ago 16 Dec 18, 7:02am -
  • newThe Editors’ Quote of the Day:
    “Then said Jesus unto them, I will ask you one thing; Is it lawful on the sabbath days to do good, or to do evil? to save life, or to destroy it? And looking round about upon them all, he said unto the man, Stretch forth thy hand. And he did so: an…
    - 13 hours ago 16 Dec 18, 7:01am -
  • Preparedness Notes for Saturday – December 15, 2018
    The 15th of December, 1923, was the birth day of Uziel “Uzi” Gal (born Gotthard Glas). According to Wikipedia, he was “…born in Weimar, Germany. When the Nazis came to power in 1933 he moved first to England and later, in 1936, to Kibbutz Yag…
    - 2 days ago 15 Dec 18, 7:05am -

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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