Surviving a Hostage or Kidnapping Situation

Surviving a Hostage or Kidnapping Situation
The world is experiencing crime scenes day by day, sometimes more often than before. So, being kidnapped or abducted is not something that “only happens in the movies”. It will not happen to everyone, but if it happened to you, what would you do? Many victims have survived these extremely challenging situations. This article breaks down what you should do in such circumstances.   Behavioral s[...]

Top 3 Blunt Self-Defense Tools

Top 3 Blunt Self-Defense Tools
Tactical Pen This pen was made ever popular by that classic scene from the Bourne Trilogy where Jason Bourne grabs an average ballpoint pen and proceeds to lay waste to all in front of him. Tactical pens today can be an amazing holdout option to a high-pressure situation when you have exhausted all further options. Tactical pens are exactly what they sound like. A pen that is rugged and built[...]

Blade Profiles

blade profiles
There are over 30 types of blades on the market these days - each with different sizes and shapes and use. We have narrowed down some of the most essential and useful blade types so that you can easily choose the one that suits your needs.   Sheep’s foot: What was once in essence a tool to help maintain your herd of sheep, the Sheep’s Foot style of blade has become quite prominent today as an[...]

6 Survival Trees To Know

6 Survival Trees To Know
Trees can be a survivalist’s best friend. They provide wood, sap, cordage, and sometimes even water. It is vital to understand how to identify and use different trees to survive in an emergency. You should practice identifying them by both their leaves and bark so that you can find them in any season of the year. Trees survive in all kinds of environments, from areas with high soil moisture t[...]

Desert Island Survival

Desert Island Survival
Most people are familiar with the game desert island, where people select what they would bring with them if they knew they were to be stranded on a desert island from something like a boat or plane crash. But oftentimes it is played where players select their favorite books, movies, or personal mementos. If you were truly to find yourself stranded, none of these things would be practical for[...]

Fishing For Your Life

Fishing For Your Life
When SHTF you will run out of packaged food quickly. You will need to rely on your skills to catch fish and hunt game to supplement your stockpile to feed yourself and your family in a dire survival situation. When it comes to fishing for survival, you will need to get creative with passive fishing methods to catch the most fish with the least amount of effort.   If fishing is going to be you[...]