Survival Water

  • I’d Tap That! (Maple Tree that is.) - It’s February.  You’re lost in the woods.  You didn’t properly prepare for the hike – shame on you.  You hydrated before you left but didn’t bring a canteen.  You are starting to feel early warning signs of dehydration – dry mouth and headache. Have you been listening to ANYTHING I’ve told you? All you have is a […]
  • Yes, that’s a Tampon in my mouth : The Swiss Army Survival Tampon : 7 Survival Uses - Do me a favor for the next 5 minutes.  Try to forget everything you know about a TAMPON.  I know, it’s hard.  But pretend that this is the first time you have ever seen or heard of the item below and it is a new survival product on the market: the Tactical Adventure Medical Preparedness […]
  • 4 Light-weight Collapsible Survival Water Storage Containers - There  is a reason why I post so much about WATER. WATER IS CRITICAL TO OUR SURVIVAL! Some experts say that the next greatest world resource shortage will be WATER.  In many parts of the world, access to clean drinking water is already almost nonexistent.  The ability to source, carry, store and disinfect water should […]
  • How To Disinfect Water With Household Bleach - I’ve been getting a lot of questions about this topic lately and I thought it would be a good idea to do a more lengthy post on the subject. As everyone knows, many municipal water systems use chlorine to disinfect water.  Often, the use of chlorine is combined with other purification systems such as filtration […]
  • 12 Reasons Why Everyone Needs a Bug Out Bag: Series Post 1 of 12: Water and Hydration - Series Introduction This post series is for anyone who has an interest or curiosity in building their own Bug Out Bag.  In the next 3-4 months leading up to the release of my book Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag: Your 72-Hour Disaster Survival Kit, my publisher has authorized me to write a series of […]
  • Someone’s Trash Could Save Your Life: How to boil & purify water in a plastic bottle - I travel far and wide to experience nature.  Even when I think I am completely remote in a secluded area it seems I still cannot completely escape human litter & trash.  On almost every water-way I’ve ever traveled from rivers to lakes to oceans I’ve seen some kind of  human litter floating or washed on […]
  • Bug Out Bag Water Procurement Kit - It goes without saying that WATER is at the top of your priority list when it comes to a survival situation – all Bug Outs included!  I take the WATER category of survival very seriously and make no compromises here when it comes to planning for a potential Bug Out.  My Bug Out Bag contains a […]