What is the Ecocapsule and How Can it Help You Become Self-Sufficient

What is the Ecocapsule and How Can it Help You Become Self-sufficient When most people think about self-sufficient and off grid homes, they tend to think of small rustic cabins.  Ramshackle buildings crafted using lumber from a nearby forest and gradually improved over time. The Ecocapsule is an off-grid home that is worlds apart from…

States With Laws (and What They Are) About Living Off The Grid

Living off the grid sparks legislative action from several states Living off the grid has its benefits but it also has its drawbacks. Many individuals who are seeking to go completely off the grid are being met with extreme opposition by the government. I find this interesting as the government has signed legislation concerning the…

Controlling Our Guns: What the Government Doesn’t Want You To Know

Image Source: http://www.usnews.com/cartoons/gun-control-and-gun-rights-cartoons%20One%20of%20the%20most%20talked%20about%20issues%20with%20our%20government%20(as it relates to the freedom of the general public) is the constant demand to take away the guns of the citizens. Regardless of where you sit on the issue, the decision needs to be conducted in a democratic way. Yet, the government…

5 Wilderness Predators You Should Know About

You have more than just the essentials to worry about In a wilderness survival situation, it is critical that you understand that you have a great deal more to worry about then just your survival gear and the elements. Apart from ensuring that you have enough food, water, a shelter, heat, and clothing, you will…

5 Things to Consider When Building a Tree Stand to Hunt Game

Considerations to help you maximize your food survival skills Image Source: http://www.treetread.com/hunters-gallery.aspx%20Once%20your%20survival%20gear%20has%20used%20all%20of%20the%20food%20content, you will have to find other methods of collecting and sustaining food. Yes, you can gather nuts and berries, but if you are used to having meat in your diet you will need…