Find Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Bookmark & Share Subscribe to Feed

Ed That Matters

  • newWeekly Watchman & Current Events – June 19, 2018
    CURRENT EVENTS AND BIBLE PROPHECY – PREPPED & AWARE! This weekly post provides you with a select section of Current Events and Prophecy Update videos from current prophecy teachers. Be prayerful and line everything up against the Word of God. But w…
    - 17 hours ago 19 Jun 18, 11:52pm -
  • Societal Collapse: Watching an Empire Disintegrate – Signs from the Fall of Rome
    Can we gain insight into the societal collapse of the Roman Empire?   As preppers, we should pay attention to what is happening in our world.  Not only should we pay attention to the current attitudes and beliefs, but it is advantageous for us to t…
    - 4 days ago 17 Jun 18, 3:06am -
  • Conflicted – Proving Himself – What Would You Do?
    CONFLICTED SURVIVAL GAME: BEFORE THE SHTF! Conflicted is a Survival Game.  Each card in the deck has a scenario that will stretch how you would respond in an SHTF situation.  What would you do?  Leave your thoughts in the comment section below!  …
    - 7 days ago 14 Jun 18, 2:17am -
  • Weekly Watchman & Current Events – June 10, 2018
    CURRENT EVENTS AND BIBLE PROPHECY – PREPPED & AWARE!   This weekly post provides you with a select section of Current Events and Prophecy Update videos from current prophecy teachers. Be prayerful and line everything up against the Word of God. Bu…
    - 9 days ago 12 Jun 18, 1:18am -
  • Conflicted – Changing Their Mind – What Would You Do?
    CONFLICTED SURVIVAL GAME: BEFORE THE SHTF! Conflicted is a Survival Game.  Each card in the deck has a scenario that will stretch how you would respond in an SHTF situation.  What would you do?  Leave your thoughts in the comment section below!  …
    - 14 days ago 7 Jun 18, 3:15am -

Survival Podcast

  • newEpisode-82-TSP Rewind – Urban and Suburban Homesteading
    TweetToday is an episode of TSP Rewind, commercial free versions of past podcast episodes. Today’s episode was originally,  Episode-494- Urban and Suburban Homesteading and was first published on Aug. 17th, 2010. The following are the original sh…
    - 4 hours ago 20 Jun 18, 1:00pm -
  • Episode-81- TSP Rewind – Putting Your House Hold in Order
    TweetToday is an episode of TSP Rewind, commercial free versions of past podcast episodes. Today’s episode was originally,  Episode-457- Putting Your House Hold in Order and was first published on June 17th, 2010. The following are the original sh…
    - 1 day ago 19 Jun 18, 1:00pm -
  • Episode-80- TSP Rewind – What Debt Freedom Means
    TweetToday is an episode of TSP Rewind, commercial free versions of past podcast episodes. Today’s episode was originally, Episode-438- What Debt Freedom Means and was first published on May 19th 2010. The following are the original show notes fro…
    - 2 days ago 18 Jun 18, 1:00pm -
  • Episode-79- TSP Rewind – Dealing With Violent Confrontations
    TweetToday is an episode of TSP Rewind, commercial free versions of past podcast episodes. Today’s episode was originally, Episode-416- Dealing With Violent Confrontations and was first published on April 14th, 2010. The following are the origina…
    - 5 days ago 15 Jun 18, 1:00pm -
  • Episode-78- TSP Rewind The Cancer and Slavery of Debt
    TweetToday is an episode of TSP Rewind, commercial free versions of past podcast episodes. Today’s episode was originally,  Episode-369- The Cancer and Slavery of Debt and was first published on Feb. 22nd, 2010. The following are the original show…
    - 6 days ago 14 Jun 18, 1:00pm -

Modern Survival Blog

  • newLithium Iron Battery For Solar Off-Grid Alternative Energy Systems
    The Lithium Iron battery from Iron Edison has significant advantages for solar panel alternative energy storage. Consider these benefits over Lead Acid: 1. SAFE. Unlike lithium-ion ‘cobalt’ batteries that you may have heard about (catching fire i…
    - 3 hours ago 20 Jun 18, 2:26pm -
  • Can YOU Survive A Month Without “Outside” Help?
    Here’s a preparedness question for you, “Could you go a whole month without ANY external source of help or supplies?” I’m not talking about just food, but everything and anything that you would need to survive for a month. There would be no g…
    - 1 day ago 19 Jun 18, 12:58pm -
  • Caution: Smoke Detectors Have A Shelf Life
    Smoke detectors expire. Over time they lose sensitivity. The last thing you want is a weak smoke detector in your room while sleeping soundly at night. Here’s what you need to know… The smoke detector ‘works’ largely unnoticed while on the ce…
    - 2 days ago 18 Jun 18, 1:38pm -
  • What did you do for your preparedness this week? (2018-6-16)
      This Saturday post is your weekly open-forum for: – Preparedness accomplishments this week – Off-topic conversation throughout the week   SUPPORT MODERN SURVIVAL BLOG If you like it here, to help assure that we stay on-the-air: 1. If you’re…
    - 4 days ago 16 Jun 18, 10:35am -
  • Can You Even Imagine The Pioneer Family Surviving The Frontier?
    If you’re a homesteader or preparedness “lifestyler” (just invented that word 😉 ), can you even imagine the life of the American pioneer family? From their first arrival in Massachusetts in the 1600’s, early pioneer settlers pushed westwar…
    - 5 days ago 15 Jun 18, 2:00pm -

Preparing for SHTF

  • 7 Different Types of Bushcraft Knives And Their Properties
    Do you know about bushcraft knives? Do you know where the name originated from? Do you desire to own a bushcraft knife? Bushcraft knives got its name because Australia was also known as the bush country in the past. It is simply the means of survival…
    - 17 Feb 18, 5:07pm -
  • Will Big Data Make Your World Unrecognizable?
    What is the biggest threat to your current reality? Some might say a disaster, war, or economic crisis. While these things would change the world for those who are effected, they aren’t certain. Some might say the most dangerous threat is one that…
    - 17 Feb 18, 4:12pm -
  • How to Assemble an Ultimate Survival First Aid Kit
    Do you have the right medical supplies and equipment on hand to take care of yourself and your family if the SHTF? If you answer anything except a highly confident, “absolutely,” then you are not prepared. Don’t let a simple cut, sore throat…
    - 10 Feb 18, 2:51pm -
  • Easily Grow a Survival Garden
    It only takes a quick scan of daily news headlines to realize that our world is teetering on the brink of disaster, from several fronts. If you are one of the millions who made the wise decision to prepare for the inevitable, you likely have a supply…
    - 18 Jan 18, 4:26pm -
  • Have You Considered Your SHTF Communications Plan?
      Be Honest About Your Current Communications Plan For most preppers quantifying is a problem. We buy stuff and we store stuff, but do we have a true definition of what “prepared” is?  The truth about being prepared is that we cannot quantify w…
    - 4 Dec 17, 3:21pm -

Backdoor Survival

  • newBest Emergency Radios For Prepping & Survival
    A good emergency radio that can be run on a variety of power sources is something you should consider adding to your preps, so you can stay informed and entertained. … Read More
    - 4 hours ago 20 Jun 18, 1:00pm -
  • Top 9 Health Benefits of Aloe Vera
    Do you have an aloe vera plant sitting on your kitchen window sill or on your patio? If you do, it is likely you use it for when you burn … Read More
    - 1 day ago 19 Jun 18, 1:00pm -
  • How To Purify Salt Water for Survival
    Desalination can be done on a small scale with basic items. Pot distillers can make the process faster but you can also achieve desalination with salvaged items in a survival … Read More
    - 2 days ago 18 Jun 18, 1:00pm -
  • Exploring The Best Survival Watches
    While a survival watch may seem like a quaint idea, you need to think about how tough it actually might be out in the bush or during a SHTF situation. … Read More
    - 3 days ago 17 Jun 18, 1:00pm -
  • How Important is Reverse Osmosis for Drinking Water Filtration?
    In a previous blog, we discussed the benefits of a mechanical filtration system for prepping and in that blog, we began a conversation about Reverse Osmosis (RO) filters. In this … Read More
    - 4 days ago 16 Jun 18, 1:00pm -

The Survival Mom

  • Camping is more than just equipment – Here is a list of skills you need to have
    Have you decided to take the Survival Mom Family Camping Challenge?  If so, you might find this list interesting and helpful. How many of these skills do you already have? Which do other family members have and which will you need to learn? Keep in…
    - 3 days ago 17 Jun 18, 8:30am -
  • Planning and Building a Bee-Friendly Backyard
    Like most of you, I have a love/hate relationship with bees. I hate their stings, and thank goodness, no one in my family is allergic to them, but I love their role in nature, acting as the major pollinator. Without them, many different species of p…
    - 6 days ago 15 Jun 18, 12:50am -
  • 15 Ways to Make Camping With Kids Easier Than You Think
    We don’t believe in waiting until our kids are “old enough” to camp. My first child was 6 months old when we set up the tent in the back yard and spent the night. My second child was 10 months old when we managed to pick the hottest weekend of…
    - 9 days ago 11 Jun 18, 12:16pm -
  • Foot Care, or You’ll Never Escape the Zombies With Blisters on Your Feet
    OW. Just, seriously…OW. Last week was at Scout Camp with my son, which was fun, except for my feet. I know the importance of good quality, properly fitting shoes. I also know wet shoes and feet are a very bad combination. I even know that summer ca…
    - 13 days ago 7 Jun 18, 9:45pm -
  • 8 Classic Summer Jobs For the Industrious Teen
    Whether you consider yourself a prepper, a survivalist or are simply striving to be self-sufficient, the basic building blocks for all these are responsibility and dedication. We teach young children these things through chores, extra-curricular acti…
    - 16 days ago 4 Jun 18, 2:00pm -

Survival Blog

  • newPreparedness Notes for Wednesday – June 20, 2018
    June 20th is the birthday of Audie L. Murphy. Born 1925. He died in a plane crash on May 28, 1971.) This is also the anniversary of the death of novelist Vince Flynn. (Born April 6, 1966, died June 19, 2013.) His death at age 47 was a loss to the lit…
    - 10 hours ago 20 Jun 18, 7:05am -
  • newA Memoir On One Family’s Move To The American Redoubt- Part 2, by X. Liberal & China Doll
    As the title indicates, my wife and I are outlining our family’s move to the American Redoubt. In part 1, we explained why we made the move to the American Redoubt and now we are getting into the nuts and bolts of our process. Finances/Budget Miles…
    - 10 hours ago 20 Jun 18, 7:04am -
  • newEconomics & Investing For Preppers
    Here are the latest items and commentary on current economics news, market trends, stocks, investing opportunities, and the precious metals markets. We also cover hedges, derivatives, and obscura. And it bears mention that most of these items are fro…
    - 10 hours ago 20 Jun 18, 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 jerky and biltong. (See both the Books section and the Gear and Grub section.) Books (Jerky and Biltong): Make you…
    - 10 hours ago 20 Jun 18, 7:02am -
  • newThe Editors’ Quote of the Day:
    “The liberties of our Country, the freedom of our civil constitution are worth defending at all hazards: And it is our duty to defend them against all attacks. We have receiv’d them as a fair Inheritance from our worthy Ancestors: They purchas’…
    - 10 hours ago 20 Jun 18, 7:01am -

The Survivalist Blog

  • newHow To Raise Rabbits From A to Z
    Rabbits are one of the best survival livestock options. They are far less expensive to buy and keep than nearly any other meat source – and of course reproduce rapidly. You don’t need much space at all to keep even a fairly large colony of rabbit…
    - 5 hours ago 20 Jun 18, 12:15pm -
  • 7 Ways of Finding Water in the Wilderness
    There’s no doubt about it: one of the most important things when it comes to survival in ANY circumstances is water. The rule of threes says you can only survive without the liquid of life for up to 3 days, but in reality you’ll feel sick before…
    - 1 day ago 19 Jun 18, 1:23pm -
  • Teaching Wilderness Survival To Children
    “Oh, the places you will go…” I felt just like I was walking through the pages of that Dr. Seuss classic when our prepper training focused on teaching a group of children from our survival tribe orienteering and general “in the woods” skill…
    - 1 day ago 19 Jun 18, 9:45am -
  • Basic Survival and Prepping Skills you Need to Know
    As preppers and bushcrafters, we all know that guy. The one with every new gadget, clever tool and toy, but no real idea what he’s doing. Don’t be that guy. Having good equipment is important, but enough practice with the right skills will always…
    - 2 days ago 18 Jun 18, 8:09pm -
  • Important Hunting Gear for Preppers
    What do you carry when going big game hunting? Different people carry different tools; some carry compound bows while others carry rifles. Regardless, there are certain essential items that you simply cannot go without. With this in mind, let us look…
    - 2 days ago 18 Jun 18, 6:21am -

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 -
Recent Posts