Add cut resistant gloves to your hunting/fishing gear – Survival Common Sense Blog

The best way to avoid cutting yourself is to practice safe knife handling techniques. The second best idea may be to wear a cut resistant glove. by Leon Pantenburg It was a bad ending to a...

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1NUVGMLg6Xw My friend, Lisa Bedford the Survival Mom, has some excellent advice for folks who end up traveling in the horrible winter storm conditions. by Lisa Bedford Have you heard about that awful traffic jam in Virginia?...

Camp inside to survive power outages during winter storms – Survival Common Sense Blog

Use your camping gear and skills to survive inside your house during winter storms. Survival expert and author Jim Cobb posted this as we were hearing about Texans struggling with single digit temperatures and no...

Rocky Rebounds | Important footwear for hard work – Survival Common Sense Blog

Work boots don’t have much glamour associated with them. They probably need an image upgrade. But if you have a job to do, you need footwear that can work as hard as you do....

Five tips for choosing the right socks for outdoor wear – Survival Common Sense...

Socks are often an afterthought. But really, your sock choices can determine how warm or cool your feet stay, the walking comfort of your footwear, if you develop develop blisters or (in extreme cases)...

Review: Prepper’s Long-Term Survival Guide by Jim Cobb – Survival Common Sense Blog

by Leon Pantenburg Somebody could probably claim conflict of interest right off the bat here. I am a died-in-the-wool Jim Cobb fan, and have been, ever since his first publications came out. I’ve read all his...

Review: Cyansky K3 V2 Tactical Flashlight – Survival Common Sense Blog

A solid, dependable flashlight and/or headlamp should be a standard item in your survival/preparedness gear. This lightweight, compact flashlight supplies spotlight performance by Leon Pantenburg Disclaimer: Cyansky supplied the product in this post. Nobody had any...

Best .22 rifle for hunting or survival? Take a look at the Ruger 10/22...

Everybody starting a survival firearms collection needs a .22 rifle. Here was my choice 50 years ago, and it still may be the best. by Leon Pantenburg Use something constantly, and you get to know it...

Review: Kuru Atom – Best hot weather running shoes? – Survival Common Sense Blog

Runners need good shoes and these may be what you’re looking for.I’ve been running since 1968, long before the mid-70s running craze hit, and since then, have worn out dozens of pairs of running...

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