Building A Van-House: Episode 9

Published on September 22, 2016 by

In this episode, I did a small after action review of the sub-floor installation. It really was a tricky process that took a lot of time… Read More


3 Lessons I Learned From Living In A Van

Published on September 21, 2016 by

Former Vice President of the United States of America John C. Calhoun was quoted as saying, “The interval between the decay of the old and the… Read More


Joining The Army: 10 Myths According To A Former Recruiter

Published on September 19, 2016 by

Army recruiters deal with a variety of applicants, who field a lot of different questions during the decision making process they go through before joining the… Read More


Camping is the Enemy to Bugging Out

Published on September 19, 2016 by

I have never backpacked more than ten miles without blisters on my feet; not until I discovered that I’m as dumb as a bag of hammers…. Read More


Garage Gym – The Man’s Minimalist Gym Part 2

Published on September 7, 2016 by

garage gym Workout Goals We have our garage gym set up, we’ve started working out, now what? The next step in the process is figuring out… Read More


Rich in the Apock-y-lypse! Trade and SHTF

Published on September 5, 2016 by

Ideally, you could acquire stuff now for very little money that would be worth tons and tons after the SHTF. But, like any investment, “there be… Read More


The Art Of Forging A Knife

Published on August 31, 2016 by

It’s a crazy world that we live in these days. We are still fighting a war that started fifteen years ago, and yet another war that… Read More


Five Bugout Location Myths (that can get you killed.)

Published on August 31, 2016 by

In his book about the collapse of Argentina in the late 1990s, Fernando Aguirre talks about how some of the first to die were Argentines with… Read More


How To Build A Van-House: Episode 8

Published on August 30, 2016 by

In this episode, I cover the beginning of the Reflectix installation (around the wheel wells) and laying down the subfloor of the van. For the sub-floor,… Read More


The Fighter Mentality

Published on August 24, 2016 by

Everyone has a fight to fight. For some people, they are fighting something everyday of their lives. Others rarely ever have to fight for anything. But… Read More