Event Safety for Families with Children

Mind4Survival explores event safety for families

Around here, we think it’s really important to continue to enjoy living your life and not just hunker down in your bunker waiting for doomsday. This is especially true for those of us who are trying to give our children a normal life. That means, sometimes you’re going to want to go to concerts, movies,…

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How to Create an Emergency Car Kit for Babies and Toddlers

Mind4Survival explores emergency car kits for infants and toddlers

If you have little ones in your family, have you considered making some additions to the gear you keep in your vehicle? Small children aren’t just tiny adults. Here’s how to create an emergency car kit for babies and toddlers that keeps in mind their unique needs. Food and Water for Your Emergency Car Kit…

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How to Prepare for a Hurricane: A Prepper’s Guide

What to focus on when getting ready for a hurricane.

Hurricanes are one of the few natural disasters that give us several days of warning before unleashing their fury. Believe it or not, some people still wait until the last minute instead of spending that time getting ready for a hurricane. Then they wonder why they can’t find supplies. Of course, if you were one…

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What to Do if You’re Caught in a Riot

Some advice on what to do if you're caught in a riot

It doesn’t really matter where you’re at these days. The world is a tinderbox. One minute you’re spending a nice afternoon window shopping, and the next minute, all hell is breaking loose. Do you know what to do if you’re caught in a riot? Civil unrest is becoming a more frequent occurrence, often organized via…

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What Are Preppers Prepping For?

Exploring the reasons why people prep

Did you ever stop to wonder, what are preppers prepping for? Is it the zombie apocalypse? A world gone Mad Max? A giant meteor? A supervolcano? The truth is, if you ask what are preppers prepping for, you will get hundreds of answers. But they nearly all boil down to the following reasons. What Are…

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What Is Readiness? A Calm, Rational, Prepared State of Mind

Readiness is the mental state of preparedness

Preparedness is defined as “the quality or state of being prepared.” When I hear that word and definition, I think more in terms of physical items and stockpiles. But another term you hear in this community is “readiness.” What is readiness in comparison to preparedness? What Is Readiness? I see readiness more as a state…

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Emergency Binders: What Should Preppers Put in Them?

An emergency binder is an essential part of a preparedness

You may have heard preppers talking about emergency binders. But what are they, exactly, and what goes into them? Read on to learn all about emergency binders! What Are Emergency Binders? Lots of preppers have emergency binders, and they’re one of the most practical and useful preps that you can make. Better yet, they’re free…

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7 Ways: How to Spot a Drone at Night (2023)

Spotting a drone at night is difficult, but definitely not impossible

Having the ability to detect drones is becoming more critical than ever. And knowing how to spot a drone at night, when they are the most stealthful, is the hardest part of defending yourself against drone crime. Drones are becoming more and more popular. While the popularity of drones is increasing, so is the potential…

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Edible Landscaping: Food Hidden in Plain Sight

Edible landscaping is a wonderful way to maximize your food security.

Edible landscaping, similar to permaculture, is taking off in a big way. Whether you’re trying to avoid a pesky HOA rule against food gardening or hoping to hide your seasonal stockpile in pain sight, edible landscaping is the way to go. What could possibly be better than a yard full of beautiful things that you…

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How to Build a Safe Room on a Budget

It's possible to create a safe room without breaking the bank

Home invasions are on the rise in the United States, often resulting in extreme violence. One way to prevent the possibility of being a victim of violence in your own home is to prepare a space to which you can retreat if someone breaches your door. However, times are tight. So how do you build…

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