Preparedness & Survival Blog

How, Where & Why to Store Water for an Emergency

With everything that’s been happening in America and around the world over the past three years, it’s never been more important to prepare. Storing clean water for a variety of needs should be an essential part of our preparations. Today...

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Can a Solar-Powered Flashlight Really Do All This?

  With our 7 Days of Solar Event going on now – right smack in the middle of National Preparedness Month – today I want to tell you about one of our most popular devices that you can charge with...

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Here’s How Solar Power Works

  Seeing as how we’re celebrating the 7 Days of Solar Event, I thought it would be appropriate to address the basics.  In other words, let’s discuss what solar power is and how it works. After that, everything about solar...

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Is This the Calm Before the Storm?

The silence is deafening. The Washington Post described this year’s hurricane season as “ominously quiet.” The lack of hurricanes affecting North America so far this summer is baffling weather experts. As of this writing, there have been only a handful...

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Mr. FoodBar - A Day In The Life

It's the adventure of a lifetime! Steven took Mr. FoodBar around Nashville to see the sights. They went bike riding, tried local Nashville food & even saw a Sounds baseball game. Check out the full video below: Want your own...

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Getting the Biggest Bang for Your Food Buck

Spending money wisely is always a good idea. This is especially true right now as we’re getting hit hard by inflation. Including food prices that are at their highest levels in 40 years. And if we have another COVID surge...

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Recalling the Recent Past… Preparing for a Rough Ride Ahead

When you look back at the past three years, what thoughts enter your mind?  I hope you’ve celebrated some personal joys such as anniversaries, the birth of children or grandchildren, and maybe even retirement. But it’s hard to overlook the...

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Operation Homefront’s Back-to-School Brigade Provides School Supplies, Backpacks for Military Families

4Patriots makes a monthly financial donation to Operation Homefront. Once again in 2022 we provided products for the organization’s Back-to-School Brigade.  When we think about the women and men who serve our country in the Armed Forces, we usually focus...

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Cade’s Corner: Basic Survival Go Bag

Today I want to take a few minutes to go over some important preparedness basics.  Most people understand that being prepared can make all the difference in the event of a crisis or emergency situation.  And by now, with all...

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