Build Your Own 5 Gallon Bucket Emergency Kit. Everyone should have one of these emergency buckets packed and ready to go. If you only ever do one thing for emergency preparedness, put together one of these kits.
Most of us don’t carry a compass at all times. Here’s a quick trick to use your wristwatch as a compass. Point the hour hand at the sun and create an imaginary line between the hour hand and the 12 o’clock section. That imaginary line will point you south.
How to make paracord survival bracelets. Granted, I think they're more of a creative project than a survivalist/prepper project, but the kids love them. And who knows, maybe one day they will use them in an emergency and I'll be proven wrong.