Glove it up

Glove-it-upAs I reach into this brush grabbing what firewood I can gather to start a fire because it is going to get cold tonight, I could see thorns as I continued to reach in grabbing what I could find. Finally I got this fire going and it sure was going to keep me warm and boil some water for me to drink. I could not believe that my

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Can you survival with a cell phone?

cell-phonesEver leave home without your cell phone?

For most of us, the answer these days is no. I think I’d be more comfortable leaving home without my pants on.  I feel more naked with no cell phone.  The cell phone has become our portal to the world and we pretty much have one with us at all times.  They come in a variety of shapes and sizes.

Whether in a boat, on a plane, traveling through Africa, taking a road trip, or backpacking the Rockies, our cell phone has become a regular piece of Every Day Carry.  I think it’s pretty safe to say that we will probably have our cell phone with us if ever faced with a tragic survival situation right!  It’s also not hard to imagine that it might not be working at times depending if a natural disaster happens.  So regardless of the reason, a broken or busted cell phone is STILL an amazing collection of pieces and parts that, with a little insight and creativity, can be used to help meet a surprising number of basic survival needs.  How do I know this? Read below and check it out:

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Zombie proof your home! Now and cheap

zombies1Zombie proof your home! Now and cheap Who can resist that statement!  When you use the word Zombie, yes can mean anything, but when you need to reinforce your home like Fort Knox and are on a budget like me, you need all the help you can get.  So follow these instructions and you will be ahead of the game.  Safeguard your home, “The Basics”

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What can you do with 550 cord?

550_cordI have found that if you do not have any 550 cord around, then you are not a survivalist!  No  am just kidding.  When I was in the Military I would find myself having tons of this (no not making the silly survival bracelets) but hanging up aprivacy barrier between cots, clothes line and etc.  It was awesome, just knowing I had some in my pack when we went on patrols. But understand this Continue reading “What can you do with 550 cord?”