All posts tagged "Prepper 101"

  • Preparing for a Pandemic.

    Pandemic Preparedness Considerations for a Pandemic Emergency Response Plan “No one is immune to fear:” such was a line in advertising for the movie Contagion, starring Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law and Kate Winslet. The movie...

    • Posted October 6, 2014
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  • Emergency Stove Review.

    Emergency Stove Review: Stove In A Can So you have been prepping for a while and have a good supply of emergency food stored, but do you have a companion emergency stove stored with your food? Even...

    • Posted October 6, 2014
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  • Top 6 Antiviral Herbs For Emergency Survival.

    Antiviral Herbs by Gabe Garms.  Are you familiar with any antiviral herbs? You’ve probably heard the terms antiviral, antibacterial and antimicrobial before and may be confused as to what each really means. Both viruses and bacteria are...

    • Posted October 6, 2014
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  • Best Survival Backpack Gear for Bugging Out.

    Best Survival Backpack Gear For When You Know The Electricity Isn’t Coming Back On   by DIYSL Guest Contributor October 6, 2014 It doesn’t matter why you want to be prepared, or what you’re preparing for. Maybe...

    • Posted October 6, 2014
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  • What is Your Outdoor Knife Choice?

    How Much Knife Do You Really Need in the Great Outdoors? by DIYSL Guest Contributor October 6, 2014 One of the questions that I get asked over and over again is; “what’s a good knife for backpacking?” My typical...

    • Posted October 6, 2014
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  • Survival Camping
    Camping 101

    The Handy Dandy Backpacking Checklist for Summer Adventures by DIYSL Team July 10, 2014 Do you feel like going backpacking this summer, but haven’t streamlined the packing and planning process? Today I’m sharing the checklist I use for backpacking with...

    • Posted October 6, 2014
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  • Concealed Carry.

    Understanding Concealed Carry Loadouts and Equipping for Any Threat Condition by DIYSL July 8, 2014 Do you have a default gear list of items you always carry? Is there a benefit for changing up your daily concealed carry equipment selection?...

    • Posted October 6, 2014
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  • Get Off-Road Successfully.

    An Introduction to Off-Roading by DIYSL on Oct 6, 2014 Off road driving can take several forms. From the weekend trail rider to the die hard rock crawler, off roaders the world over know that there are few better...

    • Posted October 6, 2014
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  • Kansas governor declares October Zombie Preparedness Month.

                              By: Team DIYSurvival Life Kansas governor declares October Zombie Preparedness Month; urges citizens to prepare for zombie apocalypse Although Kansas Governor Sam Brownback is...

    • Posted October 1, 2014
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  • Why is Paracord So Important & How Can it Save Your Life?

                            I recently received a question from one of our members asking why they should use paracord instead of a more affordable plain nylon cord.  This is...

    • Posted September 28, 2014
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