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  • newEpisode-1970- Listener Feedback for 3-27-17
    TweetToday on The Survival Podcast I take your questions on planting trees, evolving technology, economics, ammo selection, social media and more. Remember to be on a show like this one just pick up your phone and call 866-65-THINK. Make sure … Con…
    - 16 hours ago 27 Mar 17, 8:21pm -
  • newGerber Dime Multi-Tool – TSP Item of the Day
    TweetEvery 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 Gerber … Continue reading →
    - 20 hours ago 27 Mar 17, 4:15pm -
  • Guns Holsters and Gear
    TweetTSP Business Directory Featured Member Guns Holsters & Gear Tax time is over (at least for me), so I am back with another featured business out of our community directory. This week we are taking a look at a business … Continue reading →
    - 2 days ago 26 Mar 17, 3:09pm -
  • Episode-36- TSP Rewind – The One Year Anniversary Show
    TweetToday is an episode of TSP Rewind, commercial free versions of past podcast episodes. Today’s episode was originally, Episode-224- The One Year Anniversary Show and was first broadcast on June 19th, 2009. Not much for show notes today.  Today…
    - 4 days ago 24 Mar 17, 1:00pm -
  • Episode-35- TSP Rewind – The Core Mission of The Survival Podcast
    TweetToday is an episode of TSP Rewind, commercial free versions of past podcast episodes. Today’s episode was originally, Episode-223- The Core Mission of The Survival Podcast and was first broadcast on June 18th, 2009. Today we continue with our…
    - 5 days ago 23 Mar 17, 1:00pm -

Modern Survival Blog

  • newA Small Bullet Space Pen For Everyday Carry
    I just wanted to fill you in on something that I carry in my pocket as part of my everyday carry items. It is something that you might consider to be “old school” and something that might not be recognized by many people today, especially those o…
    - 2 hours ago 28 Mar 17, 10:00am -
  • Everyday Risks Are Directly Proportional To Population Density
    I have known for quite some time that one’s chances of encountering a dangerous situation or “close call” or everyday risks in general are directly proportional to the population density of the region. I have a unique advantage of being able to…
    - 1 day ago 27 Mar 17, 10:00am -
  • What did you do for your preparedness this week? (2017-3-25)
    Humphreys Peak in Arizona – 12,633 feet   This weekly post is an open-forum (any topic) to voice your thoughts, opinions, or questions for others. Lets hear about what you’ve been doing this week for preparedness, or perhaps what you have done t…
    - 3 days ago 25 Mar 17, 10:00am -

Preparing for SHTF

  • newHiking Essentials for Your Dog’s Backpack
    In a previous article, I talked about the Approach Pack by Ruffwear, which by the way is an excellent pack. Well, okay you have the pack or may have ordered one, so what goes in the pack. 1.) The obvious, of course, is food, water and collapsible bow…
    - 21 hours ago 27 Mar 17, 3:10pm -
  • The Ruffwear Approach Pack for Dogs
    The Ruffwear Approach Pack for dogs is perfect for anyone that wants to get out with their dogs to enjoy nature together. Dogs love chores and certain dog breeds live to work for their human masters, and what better way than helping to carry their ow…
    - 6 days ago 22 Mar 17, 4:19pm -
  • Do You Really Need That to Survive: Night Vision Devices
    There are essentially two types of night vision devices and it comes down to personal preferences and in some cases particular mission requirements when it comes time to choose. First, there is low-level light, which is naturally present and is enhan…
    - 11 days ago 17 Mar 17, 3:32pm -
  • Do You Really Need That to Survive: A Manual Siphon Pump
    A Manual Siphon Will You Need One to Survive? Actually, you need at least two if not three manual siphons. One for drinking water only, one for fuels and possibly one for chemicals, such as liquid bleach that needs to be moved from one container to a…
    - 12 days ago 16 Mar 17, 4:02pm -
  • How to Make a Waterproof Spice Kit for Backpacking
    Variety is the spice of life especially when it comes to your food. So if you’re looking for a great way to spice up your food while backpacking on the trail this is an excellent way to bring some of your favorite spices along and it won’t cost y…
    - 14 days ago 14 Mar 17, 12:26am -

Backdoor Survival

  • newHow To Prepare For An Earthquake
    People who live in an earthquake zone know that an earthquake will happen eventually. For them, it is just a question of how bad, and how much it will affect them personally. For that reason, if you live near a fault line, you better be prepared fo…
    - 4 hours ago 28 Mar 17, 8:00am -
  • Healing Herbs: What You Need to Know About Mint
    Mint is a prolific garden herb with many useful healing qualities. Learn to grow, harvest, preserve and use various types of mint for wellness purposes. This is the second in-depth article in the series on healing herbs you can grow yourself.The po…
    - 3 days ago 25 Mar 17, 8:00am -
  • Prepper Book Festival: The Preppers Canning Guide + Giveaway
    Canning is a blessing and a curse. For seasoned canners, preserving the local bounty not only saves money but is a relaxing and stress-free experience. These same canners giddily prepare fully cooked meals in jars, to be opened and reheated at a mo…
    - 5 days ago 23 Mar 17, 8:00am -
  • 10 Basic Household Items to Use in a Survival Situation
    No matter how prepared you are, survival is really about making the most of what you have on hand. Did you know there are many items sitting around your house that can protect you, no matter what kind of catastrophe strikes?If this list is any indic…
    - 7 days ago 21 Mar 17, 8:00am -
  • Review: Learn About Wiebe Specialty Skinning Knives + Giveaway
    If there is one piece of gear that is universal in any bug out bag or survival kit, it is a knife. Simply put, in situations of self-reliance, there is no shortage of work to be done with a knife. Having the right knife is simply a must.One company…
    - 10 days ago 18 Mar 17, 8:00am -

The Survival Mom

  • 15 Survival Adventures Every Prepper Should Read
    If you’ve been a prepper for very long, no doubt your bookshelf is full of non-fiction survival manuals and recent prepper fiction. All that is well and good, and I do hope my own family survival manual and evacuation book is among your collection,…
    - 13 days ago 15 Mar 17, 4:59pm -
  • How to Use the Moon to Plan Your Gardening Season
    Your best prepper resource may be hanging in the sky every night – the moon. If you’re a gardener, getting to know the moon and all its phases might give your garden a boost every season. The worst case scenario that I try to prepare for is a lon…
    - 30 days ago 26 Feb 17, 1:44pm -
  • SHTF Healthcare: The Amazing Benefits of Photo Light Therapy
    As a nurse, I am always looking for alternative methods of healing. Should we have a natural disaster, societal unrest, or pandemic, I want to find ways of taking care of my family’s medical needs. In those types of scenarios, a hospital itself c…
    - 32 days ago 24 Feb 17, 2:55pm -
  • Cold Weather Survival: Survive in a Stranded Car
    I’ve experienced that gut-jolting feeling more than once, and you have too. You turn the key to your car expecting to hear the roar of the engine…and…nothing. Or, you’re cruising along the highway when you notice that the gas pedal isn’t qu…
    - 34 days ago 22 Feb 17, 5:58pm -
  • 13 Things My Kids Have Learned From Running a Farmers Market Business
    For the past two summers, my 3 children and I have operated a table at a small local farmer’s market. Each week we work together to haul in eggs and produce, set up our display, and answer questions. We sell our products for about 3 hours each day.…
    - 41 days ago 15 Feb 17, 5:45pm -

Survival Blog

  • newNotes for Tuesday – March 28, 2017
    This is the birthday of Marlin Perkins, Carthage Missouri, television host (Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom). He was born in 1905. o o o Today, we present another entry for Round 69 of the SurvivalBlog non-fiction writing contest. The nearly $15,000…
    - 5 hours ago 28 Mar 17, 6:37am -
  • newEvery Day Carry for Today’s World- Part 1, by N.M.
    Let me premise this article with a few points you need to consider: First, you must research local laws for yourself as some items or actions discussed may be illegal in your location. Additionally, while carrying some items may be generally legal, t…
    - 5 hours ago 28 Mar 17, 6:36am -
  • newLetter Re: Survival Prospects for Gun-Toting Liberal Protestors
    These people may not know how to fight. Lots of right-wingers don’t know how, either, including those who have been to a lot of spray-and-pray classes. The point is, when the fighting starts, you either learn how to fight or die, or find a way to e…
    - 5 hours ago 28 Mar 17, 6:36am -
  • newNews From The American Redoubt:
    I heard about a company in Boise, Idaho that makes some innovative AR family rifle parts: 2A Armament. – JWR o o o Idaho company approved to fly with night vision goggles JWR’s Comment: If this goes well, this may become a trend for use in landin…
    - 5 hours ago 28 Mar 17, 6:34am -
  • newEconomics and Investing:
    Mexico Sees Its First International Offshore Drilling Success. Eni has drilled the first well by an international oil company in Mexican waters, finding a meaningful volume of oil. o o o Podcast: Urban Agriculture (Peak Prosperity). Those living in c…
    - 5 hours ago 28 Mar 17, 6:33am -

The Survivalist Blog

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    - 22 hours ago 27 Mar 17, 2:06pm -
  • newR.E.M. – It’s The End Of The World
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    - 22 hours ago 27 Mar 17, 1:38pm -
  • newThousands Of Americans Are Fleeing The Big Cities In Preparation For The Coming American Apocalypse
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    - 22 hours ago 27 Mar 17, 1:33pm -
  • newPrepper News Brief March 27, 2017
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    - 23 hours ago 27 Mar 17, 1:26pm -
  • The Halfway Homesteader EDC
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    - 4 days ago 24 Mar 17, 1:51pm -

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