Click here to see an illustration of the features that a good survival knife must include. Do you agree with author John D. McCann?
In this homesteading video from Stacy Harris, learn how to make an earthen oven for cooking and baking food outdoors. Click here to watch now.
The 2013 Boston Marathon tragedy highlighted why it's important to have a plan if you're in a crowd when disaster strikes. Read more
Click here to read how to make a "threat map." A threat map identifies hazards in your area. It helps evacuate you safely during a disaster.
Read a true carjacking story and learn how you can be better prepared should the same happen to you.
Click here to read how to clean a wild turkey. These are good skills to know even if the only turkeys you see are in a grocery store.
Is flood insurance right for you? Will disaster aid cover what you'd need anyway? Why are rates going up so much? Click here to find out.
Here are some tips for a bug-out location that will improve efficiency and sufficiency during a crisis. Photos detail water, hygiene and bedding tips.
Here's how to know when to do some tree removal as part of your home's severe weather preparedness. Includes photos of dangerous trees and best pole saws.