Monthly Archives: August 2009

My Take on “The Colony” TV Show

August 23rd, 2009 (14 Comments)

If you don’t know about “The Colony” survival TV show you can check it out here. There is currently a TON of opinions out there about whether the show is realistic, whether the participants are this or that, what can be done to improve the reality… it goes on and on.  My opinion is simple.  […]

Get Home Bags are Essential

August 21st, 2009 (13 Comments)

As suburban preppers we are in our cars a lot.  The suburbs were created so people could commute from the more desirable urban sprawl into the cities for employment where the cost of living was high and the living conditions were less than optimal.So as a general rule, most of us suburbanites spend quite a bit of time in […]

Can You Be Prepared?

August 20th, 2009 (No Comments)

Today’s post focuses on the question “Can you consider yourself prepared?”.  In other words, can you look at your preps, look at your skills and training, look at your overall preparedness situation and honestly tell yourself “I am prepared”… I say YES! Prepping can turn into an obsession.  If you disagree then you are in […]

August 15th, 2009 (1 Comment)