Practical Prepping

Trash Can Root Cellar - a prepping idea for self sufficiency

Trash Can Root Cellar - a prepping idea for self sufficiency

A root cellar can prolong the life of your vegetables and a trash can style model is cheap and easy to do. You'll need a metal trash can with lid, pinestraw, ca...

Financial Prepping for a Mugging and Pickpocket while Traveling

Financial Prepping for a Mugging and Pickpocket while Traveling

If you're traveling abroad (or just out of town) how would you survive an event where your ID, credit/debit cards, money, keys, etc where all lost ...

Bugout Vehicle (BOV) Evaluator

Bugout Vehicle (BOV) Evaluator

Follow the 8 categories below to assess your vehicle then assign a rating of 1 to 5 for each and add up your total. While it is a subjective rating, you should target a 18+ score.

Here's what to look at; Mobility, Security, Mil...

Hypermiling for Bugout Vehicles

Hypermiling for Bugout Vehicles

Hypermiling as a bugout technique during vehicle egress to a BOL, scavenge runs, and scout operations. In short it's a method to increase your MPG ...

Peephole Security Considerations - Answering the door to a stranger.

Peephole Security Considerations - Answering the door to a stranger.

Door #peepholes are a great way to check who's there without unlocking your door and exposing yourself but.... take the following into consideration first. 1. When you approach your front door the stranger on the other side can see a shadow as you...

Prepping OPSEC

Prepping OPSEC

Prepping is what will set you apart when SHTF. You'll be the one able to thrive but only if you keep your pre-SHTF prepping routine to yourself.  O...

Doxxing - Grayman Solutions to an OPSEC Nightmare

Doxxing - Grayman Solutions to an OPSEC Nightmare

Your option to be Gray may be a necessity due to your job. Think offduty law enforcement or a defense attorney or a school principal. As such; the current climate, a criminal unhappy with the results of a case, or a student looking for revenge could be a threat if they know where you live or how to effect your life. Personally Identifiable Information (PII) can be leaked by doxxer unless your take these 6 steps. The first is mak...

The shortest possible explanation of how to setup a solar power system for offgrid and emergency use.

The shortest possible explanation of how to setup a solar power system for offgrid and emergency use.

Setting up an offgrid or backup solar system isn't that hard. It's not really that expensive either. ⁣You can use it at a bugout location to power essentials or install it at your homestead for backup power when a storm hits. It's also easily expandable as your finances allow or needs dictate. This quick guide will use layman's terms and we want get into specifics. It's the bare bones basic solar setup. You only need to buy 4 things...

SHTF Window Security Shutters and Homestead Defense

SHTF Window Security Shutters and Homestead Defense

Consider "working" window shutters. They can still look decorative but actually serve a purpose by protecting from storms and intruders alike. This is just one aspect of hardening your homestead as it relates to security and self defense. Let's take a lo...

Google Tracking Hack - Stop the Trace

Google Tracking Hack - Stop the Trace

Google is invasive and is most likely tracking you now. Their systems are not hack proof and their intentions are not known. I don't want them tracking me and you shouldn't either. Right now they probably have a record of everywhere you've been the past decade. Let's stop this intrusion now by...

5 Guns every Prepper should own.

5 Guns every Prepper should own.

Your gun should be one in which you're comfortable and proficient. The threat and scenario your planning for may dictate the weapons system you choose. Carry a primary and secondary weapon on your person and vehicle. You handgun should be concealed and your rifle should be in your vehicle if needed. A shotgun...

8 Prepping Tips for an Economic Collapse following a Pandemic and Civil Unrest driven SHTF.

8 Prepping Tips for an Economic Collapse following a Pandemic and Civil Unrest driven SHTF.

8 actionable tips to prepare for an #economiccollapse caused #civilunrest and a government inspired shutdown due to an non-proportionate #pandemic response. This advice is how to prep for such an event. I'm not hear to proclaim an impending collapse but due to recent events it's only wise to see the writing on he wall and response accordingly. #Prepping never hurts.⁣ The first tip is...