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Tin Foil Recipes For Campfire Cooking

Campfire Cooking
Ahhh, camping – a great way to get outside and practice your survival skills. Call me weird, but one of my favorite aspects about camping is cooking over a campfire. There's something about it that feels simple about campfire cooking, and that it makes it easy to enjoy.A great way of campfire [...]

Ryan Weldon PTSD Awareness and Camp Hope

Ryan Weldon
I first heard about Ryan Weldon because of the radio station that I listen to in the Houston area. 94.5 TheBuzz brought up the story of when Weldon was doing the 5000 mile walk across the United States for PTSD awareness.Ryan is an Operation Iraqi Freedom veteran, who served in the Marine Corps [...]

Finance Prepping – Money Still Makes The World Go Round

Finance Prepping
If some sort of SHTF event happens, and the world as we know it changes, money may quickly become a non-issue. But until that happens, our world still revolves around it. Money. So having your finances in order--and working for you--is important. Finance prepping is just as important as water and fo [...]

Summer Bugs – The Good and the Bad

Summer Bugs
Sadly most bugs like it warm. So when the kids are out of school, and everyone has vacation plans, the summer bugs are plentiful. Now, not all of them are bad. In fact some of them are beautiful, and make the noises that everyone associates with summer nights. But some summer bugs are really nasty, [...]

Simple Faraday Cage

Simple Faraday Cage
A homemade Faraday cage that will protect life-saving and useful electronics from an EMP (Electromagnetic Pulse) event is something that every prepper should have. It doesn't need to be fancy, or complicated. It doesn't need to be an entire room. There are DIY simple faraday cage designs that can be [...]

Pioneer Airbow Hype

Pioneer Airbow
Recently I have seen a lot of websites and magazines reviewing the Crosman Pioneer Airbow (also Benjamin Pioneer Airbow. Crosman owns Benjamin). Honestly I don't get it. So I had to do a little research to figure things out.[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dwqMkjYjmtw&width=500& [...]

F-1 Firearms BDR-15-3G Review

F-1 Firearms BDR-15-3G
Late last year I bought an AR-15 from F-1 Firearms. Now that I have had my F-1 Firearms BDR-15-3G for several months and have put over a thousand rounds through it, I figured it was time to do a full review.Who is F-1 Firearms? F-1 Firearms is a small-ish shop in the Houston area that machines [...]

7 Tips on How to Shoot a Compound Bow Better

Compound Bow
When it comes to shooting a compound bow in the field, all of us can use a little bit more help. If you've been looking for a way to become an even better archer, then read on and we'll show you some tips that'll help you learn how to shoot a compound bow with laser accuracy. 1. Know Your Gear An [...]