Support Our Fallen with the ITS Frogman Swim Morale Patch

July 7, 2018

The Golden Gate Frogman Swim is a 1.5 Mile Ocean Swim I’m doing with a good friend of mine, Nick, who I served with in the Navy. This swim holds a special meaning to me. As many of you know, I went into the Navy to become a SEAL, but was injured on a dive at the tail end of 2nd Phase, never completing the training pipeline.  One of the…

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How to Tie the Sheet Bend for a DIY Knot Board Display

July 7, 2018

This week, Bryan continues the DIY Knot Board Display by demonstrating how to tie the Sheet Bend. He also showcases a couple different variants to the bend, including the Double Sheet Bend and the Slipped Sheet Bend. Sheet Bend » Bends (Strength: 1/Security: 2/Stability: 4/Difficulty: 5) See below for what these ratings mean. A Sheet Bend (aka Becket’s Bend) is utilized to join two lines of different thickness, which may occur when…

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Outdoor or EDC? Why the GiantMouse ACE Biblio Fits Both Roles

July 6, 2018

It’s not easy to categorize the new GiantMouse ACE Biblio folder, which combines practical elements from different segments to create a small, but stout utility knife. The Biblio could be used as a beefy EDC knife or even a compact outdoor companion. I’m a big fan of GiantMouse knives and I’ve had the chance to play with a couple of their great models in the past. I was extremely happy…

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Weirding Weather – Proofing Our Production

July 6, 2018

Written by R. Ann Parris on The Prepper Journal. Editors Note: Another article from R Ann Parris to The Prepper Journal. As always, if you have information for Preppers that you would like to share and be entered into the Prepper Writing Contest with a chance to win one of three Amazon Gift Cards  with the top prize being a $300 card to purchase your own prepping supplies, then enter today! Weather proofing applies to…

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What Are Most Important Weapons for Wilderness Survival

July 5, 2018

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal. Editors Note: An article from Glen Artis of Outdoorever.com to The Prepper Journal. As always, if you have information for Preppers that you would like to share and be entered into the Prepper Writing Contest with a chance to win one of three Amazon Gift Cards  with the top prize being a $300 card to purchase your own prepping supplies, then enter today! The wilderness can be…

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19 Common Product Hacks You Need to Be Using Right Now

July 5, 2018

You use most of these items every day of your life, but you’re missing out on some of their best features! Keep these handy tips in mind to make your life just a bit easier. After all, you could probably use all the help you can get, right? Advertisement via: Twitter If your phone still hasn’t caught onto the fact that you’re never trying to say “duck,” “ducking,” or “ducker,”…

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Celebrate Our Independence and Honor Those That Fought for It

July 5, 2018

It was on this day in 1776 when our Founding Fathers adopted the Declaration of Independence, which declared that our 13 American colonies regarded themselves as a new nation. This document signaled the start of a revolution and paved the way for our country as it stands today. Independence Day is a day for celebrating the freedoms we enjoy as a country. It’s important to remember though that these freedoms…

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My Grandchildren are Not Allowed to Play with Me

July 5, 2018

Written by Wild Bill on The Prepper Journal. Racy title! But it isn’t what you think, it is because, as a prepper now I have always been adventurous, always had a curiosity as to how things work and was always building things from ideas that popped into my head or that I learned from my friends or observed when my parents though I wasn’t paying attention. Some of these panned…

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Survival Gardens – Minimum Seed Requirements Revisited

July 5, 2018

Written by R. Ann Parris on The Prepper Journal.  Editors Note: Another article from R Ann Parris to The Prepper Journal, a supplement for her last post on the subject. with new information and a guide on how much and seed would be the minimum someone needs. As always, if you have information for Preppers that you would like to share and be entered into the Prepper Writing Contest with a chance to win…

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Beyond Antibiotics: 20 Medical Supplies To Store for TEOTWAWKI

July 4, 2018

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal. Editors Note: An article from Annie to The Prepper Journal. As always, if you have information for Preppers that you would like to share and be entered into the Prepper Writing Contest with a chance to win one of three Amazon Gift Cards  with the top prize being a $300 card to purchase your own prepping supplies, then enter today! When it comes to medical supplies, some…

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