Emergency preparedness: All-season transportation options in a post-SHTF world

When SHTF, getting from one place to another might be harder than usual. For instance, if almost everyone in your area is trying to drive away to safety, then expect heavy traffic to delay your evacuation as well. Law enforcement officers … Continue reading Emergency preparedness: All-season transportation options in a post-SHTF world

Christian Patriots Radio discusses power outages in Texas

Groceries in Houston are being emptied out of stores. Essential supplies are in high demand. The last of bottled water in the picture below created a crowd of people. There is a boil water advisory and with no running water … Continue reading Christian Patriots Radio discusses power outages in Texas

Growing Vegetables Is Back in Style: Here’s How to Start Planning Your Garden

Whether you celebrate St. Bridget’s Day, Candlemas, Imbolc, or Groundhog Day, February 2 is coming up. For those of us active in gardening and raising animals in the Northern hemisphere, this means it’s time to think about spring. And that … Continue reading Growing Vegetables Is Back in Style: Here’s How to Start Planning Your Garden

A List Of 50 Things You Should Get Right Now To Prepare For The Chaotic Events Of The Next 12 Months

People have been asking me to do an article like this for quite some time. In all the years that I have been writing, I have never seen so many of my readers so alarmed about our immediate future. Over … Continue reading A List Of 50 Things You Should Get Right Now To Prepare For The Chaotic Events Of The Next 12 Months

DHS Says That Americans Need to be Prepared for a Power Outage of up to 6 Months

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) urged the public to be prepared for a power outage that may last up to six months. In a report from the agency’s National Infrastructure Advisory Council, it warned that a sudden attack would … Continue reading DHS Says That Americans Need to be Prepared for a Power Outage of up to 6 Months

Knowledge is Power: 31 Crucial Skills for Every Homesteader

Homesteading is a lifestyle that promotes self-sufficiency. To become self-sufficient, it is important to learn most of the prepping and survival skills listed below. (h/t to UKSurvivalGuides.com) Animal breeding – Animal breeding is a reliable cash-generating skill. Aquaponics – Aquaponics … Continue reading Knowledge is Power: 31 Crucial Skills for Every Homesteader

Tips To Prepare For A Nationwide Power Grid Failure

As a prepper, you need to be ready for different kinds of survival scenarios, such as a nationwide power grid failure. (h/t to ReadyNutrition.com) You can make necessary preparations so you can stay off the grid when SHTF. This way, you can avoid getting stuck in a community center with other families. While living off-grid isn’t exactly a walk in the park, it can give you a sense of freedom that you won’t have in a community center full of evacuees. If you want to bug in and live off-grid during a nationwide power grid failure, here are three tips … Continue reading Tips To Prepare For A Nationwide Power Grid Failure

Tips To Prepare For A Nationwide Power Grid Failure

As a prepper, you need to be ready for different kinds of survival scenarios, such as a nationwide power grid failure. (h/t to ReadyNutrition.com) You can make necessary preparations so you can stay off the grid when SHTF. This way, you can avoid getting stuck in a community center with other families. While living off-grid isn’t exactly a walk in the park, it can give you a sense of freedom that you won’t have in a community center full of evacuees. If you want to bug in and live off-grid during a nationwide power grid failure, here are three tips … Continue reading Tips To Prepare For A Nationwide Power Grid Failure

Take Charge Of Your Own Life: The First Steps To Food Independence

Food Independence is a growing concern for many people, especially as access to foods that are free of GMOs, pesticides and other chemicals grows more and more restricted. For many, self-sufficiency is a path not only to independence and readiness, but a path towards a healthier lifestyle overall. Indeed, dependence on Big Agriculture and other corporate schemes is a modern sham — but it is possible to live and eat without depending on corporations. You can even achieve independence from Big Food without having to start your own garden — though that certainly is a worthwhile pursuit. As ProvideYourOwn.com explains, there are … Continue reading Take Charge Of Your Own Life: The First Steps To Food Independence

What To Do If You Can’t Evacuate Before a Hurricane

There are a lot of people stranded in the areas that are likely to be the hardest hit by Hurricane Irma. While it’s easy to say, “Oh, they should have left earlier” and run through the gamut of blame, the fact remains that there are all sorts of reasons that leaving didn’t work out. Gas stations have run dry, which means that people can’t drive their cars to leave. Roads are at a standstill as people all try to leave at once in the biggest mass exodus in American history. Amtrak tickets are sold out. Plane tickets are outrageously expensive, in some cases more than … Continue reading What To Do If You Can’t Evacuate Before a Hurricane

5 Epic Disasters Are Looming Over Us Right Now

Doesn’t it seem like all the disasters are coming at us at the same time? Here are 5 things that will make you glad you’re a prepper. And if you’re not, perhaps this is a cosmic kick in the pants that is telling you that you should be. Here are 5 epic disasters that are happening right now. The five stories below will make you want to double down on your preparedness efforts because between mankind and Mother Nature, things are looking increasingly dangerous. Get the supplies you need to survive here. Sign up here to get daily email updates. Hopefully, the … Continue reading 5 Epic Disasters Are Looming Over Us Right Now

Why Prepping Is The Best Way To Ensure You Have The Supplies You Need Before The Next Disaster

Hurricane Harvey is providing a number of lessons to anyone who is serious about learning them — namely, that prepping is the only legitimate way to make sure that you and your family do not go without following a major disaster or societal collapse. As reported by Homeland Security Newswire, the storm left in its wake terrible destruction, but not just to bridges. Harvey destroyed or otherwise disrupted a lot of critical infrastructure as well, and in particular, the infrastructure needed to move rescuers and supplies into the affected area. The site noted: Harvey’s trail of destruction through southern Texas this week is drawing … Continue reading Why Prepping Is The Best Way To Ensure You Have The Supplies You Need Before The Next Disaster

Battle Ready Homestead: Going Off Grid? Here’s Some Tips. Live Every Wednesday @ 7 PM EST

In a world that seems ruled by electronics and modern day living, lets look at what living off grid looks like. Why would someone want to live off grid? What are the worst mistakes that someone can do if they want to live off grid. And what are MUST Haves if your thinking about living off Grid.  Are the Risk worth the Rewards? Find out. Tonight on Battle Ready Homestead. To listen to the show visit ChristianPatriots.org or click the following link ChristianPatriots.org to listen to the archive later. You can also listen by phone. The Call-in Line to listen is (646) … Continue reading Battle Ready Homestead: Going Off Grid? Here’s Some Tips. Live Every Wednesday @ 7 PM EST

4 Invaluable Lessons From The Great Depression You Need To Remember

The Great Depression was a low point in our history (pun intended), but in our collective experience of it, there are life lessons to be learned. Regardless of whether or not we are heading towards the same conclusion (hello, crypto-currency crashes), it would do well to remember some basic life hacks. It is, after all, always better to be prepared than sorry. Find food and medicine wherever you can– During SHTF situations, the most important thing to have is access to clean water and food. Thankfully, a number of edible plants can be found right in your backyard. In an informative piece … Continue reading 4 Invaluable Lessons From The Great Depression You Need To Remember

Battle Ready Homestead Radio: Introducing Battle Ready Homestead Live Every Saturday at 7 PM EST

This week join me, Heather Gulley, as I welcome you to my farm and meet my family. I will give you basic farm life so you have an understanding of how we run things and what we have going on. Tennessee is an amazing place to raise our tribe of 7.  Followed by my exciting time in Austin Tx. Last weekend. Where Christians came from all over the U.S. to stand up for our preborn neighbors and try and stop abortion in the very state where it all started.  To listen to the show or the archive, click the following … Continue reading Battle Ready Homestead Radio: Introducing Battle Ready Homestead Live Every Saturday at 7 PM EST

Flock of Goats Preparedness with Shepherdess Celeste: Widows Mites. Join Celeste Live at 6PM MT/ 8PM EST

​Join Celeste tonight as she goes over how does one take care of the widow? Please share this special evening and invite your friends! Live at 8 PM EST every Tuesday. To listen to the show, click the following link to … Continue reading Flock of Goats Preparedness with Shepherdess Celeste: Widows Mites. Join Celeste Live at 6PM MT/ 8PM EST