As with any item the uses are only limited by your imagination, so put your thinking cap on, while in the meantime here is a list to get you started. Uses for the Plastic Containers 1.) Scoop The plastic ones with the indents for your hand to grip the container are ideal for … [Read more...] about Survival and Other Uses For Metal and Plastic Coffee Cans
If you cannot defend it, then you do not own it. In other words, someone, or some group can come along and take it. Take over your shelter, and enjoy all of the luxuries you have stockpiled while you sit shivering in the cold rain plotting your strategy for getting back inside. … [Read more...] about The Basics of Perimeter Defense
Foods that do not require any preparation, are lightweight, and are shelf stable make ideal foods for a survival pack, or to have on hand for emergencies at home, at the office, or even when stranded in your vehicle. The best part is that you can make beef jerky and hardtack at … [Read more...] about Beef Jerky and Hardtack The Nearly Perfect Survival Meal
The following are codes or dates that you can expect to find on certain food products, along with a brief explanation provided by the USDA. Types of Dates: A "Sell-By" date tells the store how long to display the product for sale. You should buy the product before the date … [Read more...] about Can You Eat Foods Past Their Expiration Date?
Shelter in place, lock the doors, shut off the lights, and do not answer the door. You have heard and seen it all on the news. Frantic citizens calling into news' organizations recounting the horrors of a mass shooting, and you can hear the fear in their voices as they huddle in … [Read more...] about When Shooters Are Roaming the Streets or the halls of Your Building