Preparedness Notes for Wednesday – October 17, 2018
On this day in 1835, Texans approve a resolution to create the Texas Rangers– a corps of armed and mounted lawmen designed to “range and guard the frontier between the Brazos and Trinity Rivers”. After winning their revolutionary war with Mexico…
‘Twas the Night After SHTF- Part 1, by H.C.
Twas a night after SHTF, when all through the house, Not a creature was stirring, except for the louse; The rifle was hung over the chimney with care, In hopes not to use it, but to know it was there;…
Preparedness Notes for Tuesday – October 16, 2018
October 15th, 1859 is the anniversary of abolitionist John Brown’s raid against the federal armory in Harpers Ferry, Virginia (now West Virginia), in an attempt to start an armed slave revolt and destroy the institution of slavery. Although the raid failed,…
Writing Your Prize-Winning SurvivalBlog Article
One of the great things about SurvivalBlog is that it is nearly all staff-written and reader-written. We also carefully select a few articles from other blogs and web sites to re-post as guest posts. But you never see the schlock “contributed” articles that now…
Preparedness Notes for Monday – October 15, 2018
October 15th, 1990 is the day South Africa’s Separate Amenities Act, which had barred blacks from public facilities for decades, was scrapped. The post Preparedness Notes for Monday – October 15, 2018 appeared first on SurvivalBlog.com.
Concealing Handguns, by Pat Cascio
Carrying concealed is no easy task, if don’t do it properly. We’re taking a close look at some clothing and accessories today that aids in concealing your handgun on a daily basis. Conceal With The Best, Not Necessarily Easiest I’ve always looked for the…
Recipe of the Week: Corn-Stuffed Pork Chops, by G.E.
Ingredients: 5 to 6 pork chops, cut 1 to 2 inches thick 1 (7oz) can of whole kernel corn (do not drain) 1 cup of soft bread crumbs 1 tbs of instant minced onion 2 tbs of minced green pepper…
Preparedness Notes for Sunday – October 14, 2018
The Cuban Missile Crisis began on October 14, 1962, bringing the United States and the Soviet Union to the brink of nuclear conflict. Photographs were taken by a high-altitude U-2 spy plane and offered incontrovertible evidence that Soviet-made medium-range missiles were…
Living with WVO, by P.G.
It has been said that necessity is the mother of invention. Needing fuel for their war machine lead Germany to invent and perfect the diesel engine. It was designed to run efficiently on vegetable oil, and they do to this day. Circumstances forced me…
Preparedness Notes for Saturday – October 13, 2018
On October 13, 1792, the cornerstone was laid for a presidential residence in the newly designated capital city of Washington. The post Preparedness Notes for Saturday – October 13, 2018 appeared first on SurvivalBlog.com.
Preparedness Notes for Saturday…