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The Seven Sisters of Urban Survival

Understanding Self Defense: Passive and Active

Understanding Self Defense: Passive and Active

The Seven Sisters of Urban Survival (Part VII) Passive security is a matter of putting as many layers or barriers between you and your family and the bad guys outside who may want to get in. It is necessary to

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How to Use Money in a Survival Situation

How to Use Money in a Survival Situation

The Seven Sisters of Urban Survival (Part VI) Sooner or later every prepping and urban survivalist discussion gets around to money in general and gold in particular, with silver jingling around in between. With all the hype, confusion can reign.

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Alternate Power

Alternate Power

The Seven Sisters of Urban Survival (Part V) You need some kind of power for: 1. Light 2. Cooking 3. Heat 4. Refrigeration 5. Communications LIGHT This is a must when the power goes out. If you can afford them,

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Survival Shelters

Survival Shelters

The Seven Sisters of Urban Survival (Part IV) A shelter is any structure that provides you and yours with some degree of protection from that which can be harmful as long as the threat exists. It can be as temporary

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First Aid, Hygiene, and General Health

First Aid, Hygiene, and General Health

The Seven Sisters of Urban Survival (Part III) First aid, like every other aspect of survival and prepping has two parts: – Knowledge – Equipment “If you just have the kit, it won’t help a bit” Not having the right

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Prepping & Storing Food

Prepping & Storing Food

The Seven Sisters of Urban Survival (Part II) Again we start with the basic rule of 2 adults for 72 hours. This is because FEMA, the Red Cross and most other emergency responders basically tell you that it the first

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What does enough water for 72 hours look like?

What does enough water for 72 hours look like?

The Seven Sisters of Urban Survival (Part 1) Water What does enough water for 72 hours look like? For 2 adults, at the maximum standard of 1 gallon per day, per person, for all purposes, it’s 12 – 2 Lt.

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