Tag: Survival Tips

Dead World Truth!

“The Walking Dead” Dead World Truth Host: Jackie “Apocalypse Nana” This week, America’s favorite post-apocalyptic podcast takes on America’s #1 television show in a once in a lifetime, can’t miss Zombie spectacular! This Thursday, The Apocalypse Nana Show presents “The Walking Nana”! This week, join Jackie, Dom and Rob as they welcome Ripley and Code …

Thanksgiving on Apocalypse Nana

Thanksgiving on Apocalypse Nana Host: Jacqueline Druga “Apocalypse Nana” Tune in this Thursday at 9 pm for a very special treat: The Apocalypse Nana Thanksgiving Special, with special guests Scott Baker and Ripley from Spoil the Dead! Join Jackie, Rob, and Dom as they talk about Thanksgiving – end of days style! Our hosts will …

Uses for certain trees as well as some tasty tree treats!

This Friday evening on Foraging For Life we will be discussing the different uses for certain trees as a means to sustain ones’ self along with some tricks one can do to obtain some tasty treats from those trees. We will also look into some of the natural medicinal attributes for a few of the …

Winter Tips on Staying Warm

With the shorter days, freezing conditions, wet weather and wind your chances of hypothermia increase.  Here are a few tips to keeping warm in the winter. Food Food is essential for winter survival.  It is a necessity for creating and maintaining proper body heat.  The calories in food produce energy and heat through the digestion …

Pine Trees For Survival!

The “Pine Tree” can quite arguably be considered the Survivalists (and Preppers) number one friend in the forest. Not only can every part of this highly versatile king of the woods be used, but those uses can range anywhere from shelter and heat to food and medicinal purposes, and even some less well known uses …

Back Woods & Jason Burgett “Wilderness Survival”

Jason Burgett is back. A couple of weeks ago on Back Woods we covered fire making and wild etibles in relation to trees among other things before we ran out of time. The man is a wealth of good off the land survival information and I got him back. This Friday Jason is going to …

Friday: 8/12/2011 8:00pm/C Thomas, Survival Training School of CA.

In an attempt to take a couple of days off,  tonight we will air a prerecorded show with guest Thomas from Survival Training School of CA. If you have not listened to this show back in June I’m sure you will be glad I picked this episode. For those that did listen in I’m also …

First Aid Tips for Snake Bites!

Original post by itsadisaster on APN Please add any other safety tips, links and/or experiences that can help others but note disclaimer at bottom! Thx, itsa According to the FDA and the National Institutes of Health, about 8,000 people in the U.S. are treated for poisonous snakebites each year with about a dozen deaths (on …

Finding direction with your watch

Have you ever been in the outdoors with no compass and wondered which way is north, south? You can use your watch. Hold your watch in front of you facing the sun. Rotate your watch so that the hour hand is pointing in the direction of the sun. Halfway between the hour hand and 12 …

Prepper: How To Render Animal Fat (tallow or lard)

Posted by peachsncream on American Preppers Network How to Melt (Render) Animal Fat Beef fat is called tallow and pig fat is called lard. Poultry fat is too soft to be used by itself, but it may be used in a ratio of about 10% with tallow or lard. Bear fat may also be used …

Tonight, Backwoods-Funny Bone News, Sports, and Music!

Friday 7/8/2011 8:00pm/Central Tonight I will be picking up from where I left off on last week. This episode will be more about quick shelters and then a dive in to edible plants. A list of plants you can eat, identifying, testing, preparing, medicinal, and other uses. Time permitting, we will also talk about animals, …

Survival, How to Tips and Information

All about surviving, building shelters, B.O.B., edible foods, your state of mind and a whole lot more. Tonight’s episode of Back Woods may be more than we can cover in one evening. Listen in for a lot of good information that may save your life in a survival situation. Take the survival quiz and see …