Blogroll: Indispensable Information Overload List of Links
Below you’ll find valuable links to articles, videos, downloads, books, and other preparedness information that will probably blow a 50 amp fuse on your way to information overload. Scroll down to view the following categories:
- Life, Liberty, Happiness
- Homesteading – Urban and Rural
- Survival Medicine
- Homeschool – Unschool vs. Government “Education”
- Primal-Paleo Lifestyle
- Wildcrafting & Natural Health
- Bushcraft and Wilderness Skills
- Outdoor Tools and Gear
- Free Downloads
- Note: Please send links to sites you find helpful in our journey to preparedness and self-reliance.
More Than Just Surviving – Survival & Preparedness. Wilderness survival articles, prepper tips; knife and survival gear reviews.
Survival Life – Prepare, Lead, Protect
Mom With A Prep – Helping families prepare – one emergency at a time.
Graywolf Survival – This site is loaded with original, useful content on prepping and survivalism. Good guy to connect with!
The Crunchy Mama’s Urban Homestead – Crunchy Mama is a frequent contributor on Survival Sherpa. She blogs about her homestead in the city, is passionate about Christ, wild foods, organic gardening, Primal/Paleo living, and educates her 3 sons at home.
From Cube to Farm – Author of “From Cube to Farm: Surviving and Thriving as a Stay-at-Home Mom” and blogs from a Christian Paleo/Primal prepper perspective.
Prep Happy – Nancy Smith runs this blog and believes that being prepared for emergencies brings you peace of mind. Having an extensive emergency kit, including food, water and light, allows you to be of greater service to your friends, family, and neighbors when disaster strikes.
Survivopedia – Uncommon wisdom for dangerous times
Survival Pulse – Daily Survival/Prepper links from around the web.
Prepared Housewives – If you haven’t discovered Jamie’s excellent blog yet, go check her out!
Preparedness is Fundamental (A new preparedness site worth a look)
The Organic Prepper (Daisy Luther – It’s prepping with a different mindset – we stockpile our food with an eye towards avoiding the GMOs, the processed foods, the chemicals and the drugs that are such a part of the North American food supply)
Before It’s News (Self-sufficiency, Survival, and Alternative news site)
SHTF Blog (Ranger Man’s blog: “Sewage” Hits The Fan blog offers preparedness news, information, commentary – and other awesome stuff)
My Family Survival Plan (A survival website/ alternative news dedicated on keeping the American public aware of the daily and future dangers)
Survival Punk (James Burnette – Primal/Paleo approved)
Prepography The Art & Study of Self-Reliance
Ready Nutrition (Tess Pennington’s website)
Frugally Sustainable (A resource for all things frugal and sustainable)
Preparing Your Family (Survival blog with a family focus)
The Art of Manliness (Helping men man up)
Freedom Hold Ranch ( is based on the experiences, research, and knowledge of the site creator and contributing writers)
Modern Survival Online (John Rourke)
GunPros.com – Lots of good info here.
Ammo.com – Your best source for discount ammo online.
KnifeUp – An up to date site with information on the latest weapon laws, survival tactics, and knife news.
Project Appleseed (dedicated to teaching every American our shared heritage and history as well as traditional rifle marksmanship skills)
Cornered Cat Firearms training for beginners.
Andrew Tuohy‘s fact based firearm resource. No BS here…refreshing.
Life, Liberty, Happiness
LewRockwell.com (daily dose recommended)
Libertarianism.org (history of Libertarianism)
Living Freedom (Claire Wolfe’s blog)
mises.org (Austrian economics? Never heard of such? Check it out!)
Karen De Coster (Resisting tyranny one word at a time)
Starving the Monkeys (Fight back smarter)
World Affair Briefs (Joel M. Skousen’s site with commentary and insights on a troubled world)
Homesteading – Urban and Rural
The Backyard Provider (A Journal of Honest Food, Freedom, and The Natural World by Michael Patrick McCarty)
Throwback at Trapper Creek An ongoing chronicle of meeting the expectations of the land…
The Soulsby Farm (Sustainable Farming, Permaculture, Gardening and Homesteading in Ohio)
Farm Dreams (An online community for anyone interested in sustainable farming, homesteading, prepping and living more freely)
Resilient Communities (Resilient people don’t just survive, they thrive)
Paratus Familia Blog (Enola Gay)
Doom and Bloom (Dr. Bones & Nurse Amy’s expert advise on traditional medicine, alternative remedies, and medicinal/survival gardening)
The Survival Doctor (What to do when help is NOT on the way)
Homeschool – Unschool vs. Government “Education”
Khan Academy (learn almost anything for free)
John Taylor Gatto (challenging the myths of modern schooling)
Spalding Education International (program for teaching all students to spell, write and read)
Great interview of the late John Holt over at Mother Earth News
Mark’s Daily Apple (Get your Grok on and learn to take full responsibility for your own health and enjoyment of life)
MovNat (Explore your true nature)
Ancestral Health Symposium (Educating healthcare professionals and laypersons on ancestral lifestyle dynamics)
The Healthy Sceptic (Medicine for the 21st century)
Beginning Barefoot (Want to try barefoot running? Start here)
The Eating Academy (Customized eating solutions based on real science by Dr. Peter Attia)
Wild Foods & Natural Health
Wild Blessings – Holly Drake lives in the beautiful Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina. She and her dog Skipper roam around the mountains to explore the beauty of God’s creation and learn as much as they can about wild foods that are available to us for free.
Eat The Weeds (Youtube channel)
Bushcraft and Wilderness Skills
Bushcraft On Fire Video blog on YouTube
Willow Haven Outdoor With a focus on wilderness survival and self-reliance
Richard Graves’ Bushcraft Books Available online
Outdoor Tools and Gear
Going Gear e-Commerce site and store in Smyrna, GA – focuses on flashlights, fire starting tools, and other outdoor products
Everyday Carry Post EDC, gear reviews
Gear2Survive We specialize in Esee, Shadow Tech Knives and more.
Alpha Strategy by John A. Pugsley – Once downloaded, I highly recommend printing this book for rainy days ahead.
Wood Gas Generator ORNL pdf file on Mother Earth News
50 Free self-reliant and preparedness books for your Kindle reader Note: They were free when this was published in May 2012. Check price before clicking buy.
Pole Shift Survival Information Mother of downloadable preparedness info
Where There Is No Doctor, Where There Is No Dentist – Hesperian Health Guides are easy to use, medically accurate, and richly illustrated. We publish 20 titles, spanning women’s health, children, disabilities, dentistry, health education, HIV, and environmental health, and distribute many others.
Survival and Austere Medicine, An Introduction (2nd edition) Wilderness and primitive medical book