11 Safety Tips for Women

Women are usually seen by criminals as being more vulnerable and as such, easy targets. They don’t want somebody that is going to make it difficult for them. For this reason you need to make sure that you do not become an easy victim. The 11 tips below are a starting point but you should always be looking to educate yourself on ways in which you can stay safe when you are out alone. Awareness…

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Home security

6 Tips to Survive a Home Invasion

Home invasions in my local town have had quite a spike in the last few months. In most cases, the homeowners managed to escape with little to no injuries. While this is usually the case, it is important to think ahead as to how you would handle a situation in which you ended up face-to-face with a home intruder. The 6 tips below could make the difference between an already violent encounter turning really nasty,…

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How to Create a Fire Escape Plan

Keeping Children Safe From House Fires

Children, especially those under five, have a much higher chance of dying in home fires than any other age group. This is largely due to the fact that they do not understand the dangers of fire and are not as capable of exiting a home than older children. For this reason, it is down to you as parents to take extra precautions to reduce the risk of fire in the home and have plans in…

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Tactical Hand Signals You Need to Know

In a SHTF situation the time may come when you need to communicate with other members of your group without making a noise. Doing so may be the only thing that keeps you from giving your position away and ultimately keeps you alive. Having a good understanding of tactical hand signals will give you a huge advantage in this situation. Make sure that you and any members of your group have these tactical hand signals…

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10 Food Storage Mistakes to Avoid

I think everybody, myself included, in one way or another is making some kind of mistakes when it comes to food storage. The whole point of websites like this is that we learn from each other. My hope is that our readers can learn something from our posts but also that we learn from the comments that our readers leave with their own tips. Read on for 10 food storage mistakes to avoid and please…

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