The shit just hit the fan, and everything is going wrong! What the hell do you do now? Here’s the thing, guys. When we write these articles for you, they are all predicated on everything going smoothly. But that’s not reality is it? Reality is things will go wrong. Plan for the unexpected, that’s what I always say. It absolutely Continue reading What to do When Everything Goes Wrong after SHTF!
Ok guys, in this guide we are going to talk about fitness and how to lose weight for overweight preppers and old-timers. Believe it or not, one of the most common emails we get at usCrow.org are from readers with disabilities, are overweight, or a little bit over the hill asking if we had any tips on how they can get Continue reading Guide for Overweight Preppers and Old Timers
In this guide we are going to talk about being a prepper without breaking the bank. I can not tell you how many times we get emails from our readers who are on a fixed income, don’t make enough money, or are retired, and can’t afford buying some of the prepper gear, food, and supplies we suggest. The emails we Continue reading How to be a Prepper without Breaking the Bank
I was at a prepper expo and this question came up… what do you recommend putting in a first aid kit for medications. Now before I go on please look up these drugs on www.drugs.com for better information on the safety of these medications and dosing because I don’t feel like plagrizing today and they are more reliable than I am. Continue reading 10 must have OTC medications for preppers and 5 you don’t need!
I don’t know how many lives have been saved from my fuck ups in training. Training is super important and it is okay to fuck up. Here is a surprise. What if I told you there was a game that realistically could help you train for when SHTF? It is called Day Z and it is built off the ARMA Continue reading Day Z Survival Lessons
As of February 2014, this will be the third edition of our Bug Out Bag recommended items. Our BOB Survival Kits are refined by usCrow.org writers and active/retired service members who have tested the gear we recommend in an effort to keep our users informed with the best information. Your gear is important, and what you decide to invest your Continue reading Bug Out Bag BOB Survival Kits Version III
Looting, scavenging, call it what you will. When the SHTF, you might need to do a little scavenging. Scavenging after SHTF carries significant stigma, invoking your most dreaded nightmares. During man-made or natural disasters (including war), scavenging is a common occurrence. Practicing subscribers to usCrow and other various prepper or survival websites are more prepared than others. However, even the Continue reading Scavenging for Survival After SHTF
Children bring meaning to our lives. With children there is no hesitation. The moment our offspring’s threatened the instinctual reaction is to immediately engage the threat. For me, my children are the meaning of life and many others like me will die to protect their young. This is why responsible family preparedness plans for various man-made or natural disasters is Continue reading Family Survival Guide – Live today, plan for tomorrow.
GI’s (general infantrymen) have been modifying their gear as long as they have been bitching about their Officers. I am not an expert in every gear hacking enterprise. So I invite every reader to post about their favorite gear mods. Tactical Gear Hacker Skills Imagination: Guess what. Everything is open to being hacked. All your gear can be modified. I won’t Continue reading Tactical Gear Hacker!
You may be ‘Secret Squirrel SCUBA Sniper Ninja Bad Ass’ who kicks ass like Chuck Norris. But guess what… Being Travis Haley with your rifle doesn’t mean shit if you come down with some tropical disease because you didn’t take care of yourself. So if you’re leading troops one of the things you have to consider is Preventative Medicine. Yeah if you Continue reading Keep your troops alive! Preventative Medicine for Combat Survival