Survival Preparedness Guide – Arsenal

Survival Preparedness Guide – Arsenal A BASIC SURVIVAL ARSENAL: If you are going to have only one gun, make it a semi-automatic or pump action 12-gauge shotgun. Imposing, persuasive and effective for hunting and defense as a 12 gauge can be, it is not by itself a survival arsenal. To […]


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Survival Preparedness Guide – Water Mobility

Survival Preparedness Guide – Water Mobility WATERMOBILITY:   Disasters can, and often do, force people to leave their homes.  If you must leave your home for any reason you will need to carry, or be able to make, your own supply of safe, pure drinking water. Without your own water […]

Survival Preparedness Guide – Hunting & Defense

Survival Preparedness Guide HUNTING AND DEFENSE: When you are actually in a survival situation, you will need weapons for defending your family and for providing fresh food. There are fiscal and physical limits to how much you can make or buy and store. Even if you have enough provisions to […]



Survival Preparedness Guide – Water

Survival Preparedness Guide – Water WATER: Humans can live for days or even weeks without food but no one survives past 4 or 5 days without water. Living on very short rations, an “average” person can survive on one gallon of water, for replacement of normal activity loss, per day. At that […]

Survival Preparedness Guide – Food Storage (Long or Short)

Survival Preparedness Guide – Food Storage FOOD STORAGE, (Long-Term or Short-Term?):   The food you eat gets from the farm to your table, by moving from link to link along the “food supply chain,” which is a highly complex, delicately balanced and extremely fragile logistics system. Any international or national […]



Survival Preparedness Guide – Food Storage (Make or Buy)

Survival Preparedness Guide – Food Storage FOOD STORAGE, (Make or Buy?):   This is about getting you prepared to survive through the aftermath of a natural or man made disaster. This is NOT about getting you involved in an expensive and time consuming new hobby called “Prepping.” There are dozens, […]

Survival Preparedness Guide – Intro

There is oodles of information out there regarding Emergency Preparedness and Survival.  The more we know the better we are prepared.  They say knowledge is power!   Over the next few weeks we will be sharing portions from a Survival Preparedness Guide written by Luke Lichterman.  Survival Preparedness Guide INTRODUCTION: Survival preparedness […]

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You are stronger than you think you are

I think part of preparing for the future is realizing that we are stronger than we seem!  Sometimes we do things out of fear, we let it control us.  You’ve heard stories of people in crazy, difficult and scary situations rising to the occasion to save a life or lifting […]

Home First Safety 2

Preparing and Preventing a Home Fire – Steps You Can Take Now Keep items that can catch on fire at least three feet away from anything that gets hot, such as space heaters. Never smoke in bed. Talk to your children regularly about the dangers of fire, matches and lighters […]



Flu Pandemic List

You may have heard that when the flu pandemic comes, most people will be dead within 3 to 6 hours. It’s been said that 15% of the people who drink a cup of water about every half hour, take mega doses of vitamin C, and blot (not rub) the skin with […]