Tag Archives: Basic Supplies

Survival Day 12 (Bulk Toilette Paper)

The real issue with Bulk Toilette Paper is space. Trust me when I say you want to stockpile Toilette Paper. When you can’t get to the store because of natural disasters (or the zombie apocalypse) the last thing you want … Continue reading

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Survival Day 7 (Trooper Ear Flap Bomber Hat)

Our childhoods affect us. Sometimes it is hard to tell your spouse exactly how because we may not fully realize it ourselves, and are we are just embarrassed. When it comes to my winter gear obsession, I’ve tried to explain … Continue reading

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Survival Day 5 (Travel/Camping Utensils)

It is the little things that get you into trouble. Have you ever been on a hiking trip and you realize you left your spoon at home? It really sucks. I did it once and had to spend an hour … Continue reading

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Survival Day 2 (Kaito KA500 Crank Emergency Radio)

There are a couple basic items you need to survive any emergency, Food, water, and protection are important, but they won’t let you know which way to go, or sometimes more importantly, which way not to go. To do that … Continue reading

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Survival Day 1 (Spyderco Tenacious Plain Edge Folding Knife)

My nephew came over for game night over New Years weekend and when he put his car keys and this Spyderco Tenacious Plain Edge Folding Knife on the table I couldn’t help but pick this Knife up and flip it … Continue reading

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Survival Day 363 (Collapsible Water Container)

We are so tied to our utilities that even a few day long outage causes havoc in our lives. Now imagine that the outage lasts a few weeks or months?What are you going to do? You are going to need … Continue reading

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Survival Day 293 (Heavy Duty Body Bags)

Today’s item is a tough one, but one you need to have when it comes to surviving tough times. If we lose power, or maybe the gas transport infrastructure is attacked and everything comes to a grinding halt. A lot … Continue reading

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Survival Day 286 (Nylon Zip Cable Ties)

I keep some of these 18″ Nylon Zip Cable Ties with lots of different sets of gear. Some stay in my vehicle for emergency car repairs (yes, I’ve used them to hold a body panel  up after I got hit), some more … Continue reading

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Survival Day 279 (Collapsible Bucket)

When it comes to being prepared, this Collapsible Bucket is part of your must have checklist. It is easy to pack and store, and having it on hand means easily bringing water or or other items from point A to point B. … Continue reading

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Survival Day 265 (Backpack)

I use this Backpack everyday. It holds my laptop, power cords, phone charger, a ton of video adapters, pens, a mouse, and still has tons of room for other random things like strapping an umbrella to its side or stuffing a sweatshirt … Continue reading

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