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Making Lists and Staying Organized is Key to Survival

If you are even thinking about survival and survival techniques then you are already ahead of 70% of the general population. Many people cam become easily overwhelmed when it comes to being prepared in a survival scenario. First of all, take a deep breath and relax. Start with the basics. I would first begin by creating a list of all the lists you need to make! Some examples of lists you should be thinking about include a water list, food storage list, first aid list, hunting/fishing/trapping list, hygiene list, fuels list, fire starting list, tools list, barter list etc. This is just a starting point but are some basic survival lists that you should be considering.  After you create a...

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Learn the Rule of Threes to Keep Yourself Alive

Staying alive in an emergency situation is something most people don’t think about. To those of us who study prepping and survival it ranks right at the top of the list. Ask just about anyone other than a woodsman, “What is the first thing you would do if you were lost in the wilderness?”, and they will almost always answer, “Try to find something to eat.” or some variation of that answer. Ron Hood of Hood’s Woods came up with The Rule of Threes several years back. It is something I have taught my children and anyone else I talk to about prepping and survival. The rule provides an invaluable tool for figuring out what is most important; it will...

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