22 Old Wives’ Tales That Turned Out to be True

Everyone of us have heard the various old wives’ tales that we are told from our mothers, our grandmothers or our friends. Well as it turns out, there is actually truth in some of them and today we want to share the old wives’ tales that we know to actually be true. Now obviously, not all old wives’ tales are true of course. Money spiders don’t bring money and itchy palms won’t make you rich…

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Using Plantain as a Healing Herb

Plantain is actually considered a weed by many gardeners but is actually a herb and it thrives in compacted soil, growing from cracks in the sidewalk and can be found in lawns around the world. What many gardeners do not seem to understand is that this so called “weed” actually has many health benefits. These “weeds” have been used for centuries for both food and as a healing herb to heal all kinds of things…

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Hiker in Maui Found Alive After 2 Weeks

Amanda Eller, a 35-year-old yoga instructor who had been missing for over two weeks in the Makawao Forest Reserve on Maui, Hawaii, has miraculously been found safe. On Friday evening, helicopter search crews spotted Amanda Eller lying in a stream bed in good condition. ‘THEY DID IT!!! #findamanda Amanda Eller has been found alive! After 17 days lost in the steep jungles of East Maui, the never-ending determination & steadfast faith of THESE and HUNDREDS of volunteer…

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What Do You Think About UK Survival Guides So Far?

What do You Want to See More Of?

So as our regular readers know, I try to keep writing new content each day so as always to give fresh content. We cover literally everything here from gardening, to home security, to child security, to outdoor survival and everything in between. We have written a LOT of posts here in the short time that we have been going. But now I am looking out to you, our readers. I’m curious about what topics you…

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Home Security 101: Securing the Windows

Looking back through some of our older posts I realised that I had started the Home Security 101 series of posts but had never got further than discussing the front door. So today we are going to carry this series of posts on and continue with securing the windows. Securing your windows is a simple and effective way of keeping the thieves out of your home. While most burglaries happen after the criminal gains access through…

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