Blogs

September 1, 2014
History of Labor Day, Date or When It Is, Labor Union Involvement - The Truth about Labor Day

History of Labor Day, Date or When It Is, Labor Union Involvement – The Truth about Labor Day

I like historic posts when a national holiday comes around.  I have written a story about Veteran’s Day and one on Memorial Day. Now I will […]
August 11, 2014
Passive Solar Heating: Solar Thermal Energy for Hot Water: DIY Heating Element

Passive Solar Heating: Solar Thermal Energy for Hot Water

Although it isn’t the largest bill in the home, hot water accounts for 10% of the energy consumption in the typical home.  This means that in […]
August 4, 2014
Military Combat Maneuvers and Tactical Strategy: Force Concentration

Military Combat Maneuvers and Tactical Strategy: Force Concentration

I feel to adequately prepare for anything that comes our way we need to learn Wilderness Survival, Modern Day Survival, Homesteading, and even Military Combat Maneuvers.  Tactical […]
July 14, 2014
Bug Out by Vehicle: Know the Emergency Action Plan for Traffic: Evacuate, Evacuation Traffic

Bug Out by Vehicle: Know the Emergency Action Plan for Traffic

When we think about a bug out by vehicle, we know that traffic is a possibility, but the closer you get to your destination, the better […]
July 9, 2014
Tactical Shooting Pistol Firearms Training: "The Fight" Review: One Hand

Tactical Shooting Pistol Firearms Training: “The Fight” Review

I review Tactical Response’s course “The Fight”, a tactical shooting pistol training.  This is a real-life force-on-force based scenario tactical training, not make believe crap.  ALL […]
June 25, 2014
Performance Tool – Galvanized Flex Spout Funnel Review

Performance Tool – Galvanized Flex Spout Funnel Review

Read my detailed review of the Performance Tool Galvanized Flex Spout Funnel from O’Reilly Auto Parts.  I am going to put it to the limits for […]
June 23, 2014
How to Siphon Gas With a Rotary Pump: Lumax LX-1318 Review: Drum PumpHow to Siphon Gas With a Rotary Pump: Lumax LX-1318 Review: Drum Pump

How to Siphon Gas With a Rotary Pump: Lumax LX-1318 Review

I show how to siphon gas with a pump. I have a Lumax LX-1318 Rotary Barrel Pump so I can pump fuel. Watch this Lumax LX-1318 […]
June 16, 2014
Real Tangible Personal Property, Insurance Coverage for Prep Gear: Home Insurance Policy

Real Tangible Personal Property, Insurance Coverage for Prep Gear

Let’s talk about your personal prep gear, the fact that it is real tangible personal property and warrants personal property insurance coverage. I tell you what […]
June 11, 2014
Overworked and Underpaid: How to Live Life to the Fullest: Happy man standing at mountain top

Overworked and Underpaid: How to Live Life to the Fullest

You work and work but don’t live. You are overworked and underpaid. We need to know how to live life to the fullest instead of prepping […]